A project by Jan-Hendrik, Bernd R and Dmitrij2

Blindflugschule 1

Kommandeure:
Hptm Zimmer, 1936 - 1936
Maj Ulrich Klintzsch, ? - 31.10.39
Oberst Paul Aue, 1.11.39 - 16.4.45

Formed 16.12.36 in Brandis as BFS Brandis, from Blindfluglehrgang Brandis (formed 1.10.35).
A Navigationslehrgang was formed in 1937, but moved to Anklam on 1.10.37.
On 1.1.40 renamed BFS Brandis-Waldpolenz.
On 15.1.40 redesignated Blindflugschule 1 (BFS 1).
On 15.10.43 redesignated Flugzeugfьhrerschule B 31.
Pilot training ended mid-1944. Disbanded 16.4.45.
Used the following aircraft: Do 17, Fw 58, He 111, He 177, Ju 52, Ju 86, Ju 88 and Si 204

Bases:
10.35 - 1.45 Brandis-Waldpolenz*
1.45 - 4.45 Biesenthal
* satellite airfields: Werl, Mцrtitz

Blindflugschule 2

Kommandeure:
Maj Hermann Crone, 1.6.39 - 15.7.40
Maj Heinz Fischer, 16.7.40 - 1943
Maj Dr. Ernst Münster, 15.10.43 - 21.10.44
Maj Albrecht Klitzsch, 13.10.44 - 9.1.45

Formed 1.11.38 in Neuburg/Fonau as BFS Neuburg a.D.
Gave up some of its aircraft to Wekusta 51 on 24.8.39, and IV./ KGzbV2 in late 9.39.
On 15.1.40 redesignated Blindflugschule 2 (BFS 2).
Took over Nachtfluglehrgang 2 (Bobruisk) on 6.4.43 as Einsatzgruppe der Blindflugschule 2, which moved to Baranowitschi 26.7.43, and became Einsatzgruppe der 2. Flieger-Schul-Division on 17.11.43.
On 15.10.43 redesignated Flugzeugfьhrerschule B 32.
Pilot training ended 8.44. Disbanded 9.1.45.
Used the following aircraft: Ar 66, Do 17, Fw 58, Fw 189, He 111, Ju 52, Ju 86, Ju 88, Kl 26, Si 204 and W.34

Bases:
1.11.38 - 11.39 Neuburg/Donau*
11.39 - 2.40 Stargard
2.40 - 18.5.42 Neuburg/Donau*
18.5.42 - 1.45 Brьnn*
* satellite airfields: Landsberg/Lech, Baranowitschi

Blindflugschule 3

Kommandeure:
Obstlt Hermann Ritter von Lechner, 27.11.39 - 1.12.43
Maj Otto Babekuhl, 2.12.43 - 15.3.45

Formed 1.11.38 in Kцnigsberg-Devau as BFS Kцnigsberg-Devau.
11.39 - 12.39 attached to III./KGzbV172.
On 15.1.40 redesignated Blindflugschule 3 (BFS 3).
FFS C 12 was absorbed on 1.7.42.
On 15.10.43 redesignated Flugzeugfьhrerschule B 33.
Pilot training ended 8.44. Disbanded 15.3.45, and were assigned to Fallschirm-Jäger-Regiment 14.
Used the following aircraft: C.445, Fw 58, He 111, Ju 52, Ju 86, Ju 88, Si 204 and W.34.

Bases:
1.11.38 - 4.6.41 Kцnigsberg-Devau*
4.6.41 - 9.10.41 Strassburg-Entzheim**
9.10.41 - 6.42 Grieslienen***
6.42 - 3.45 Prag-Rusin
3.45 - 15.3.45 Rotenburg
* satellite airfields: Grieslienen, Prowehren, Seerappen
** satellite airfields: Rhein-Main
*** satellite airfields: Seerappen

Blindflugschule 4

Kommandeure:
Maj Alfred Helm, 27.11.39 - 16.5.41
Obstlt Franz Schlenstedt, 17.5.41 - 1.12.43
Obstlt Hermann Ritter von Lechner, 2.12.43 - 4.2.45

Formed 27.11.39 in Wien-Aspern as BFS Wien-Aspern, from parts of II./KGzbV172.
On 15.1.40 redesignated Blindflugschule 4 (BFS 4).
On 15.10.43 redesignated Flugzeugfьhrerschule B 34.
Pilot training ended 10.44. Disbanded 4.2.45.
Used the following aircraft: Fw 58, Fw 200, He 111, Ju 52, Ju 86, Ju 88 and Si 204

Bases:
27.11.39 - 4.4.41 Wien-Aspern*
4.4.41 - 4.2.45 Copenhagen-Kastrup*
* satellite airfields: Schwerin, Neumьnster, Kolberg, Pьtnitz, Vжrlшse

Blindflugschule 5

Kommandeure:
Obstlt Rudolf Starke, 10.10.39 - 30.8.40
Oberst Karl-Georg Witt, 31.8.40 - 10.2.43
Obstlt Otto Babekuhl, 11.2.43 - 5.7.43
Obstlt Richard Mehrow, 28.7.43 - 14.6.44

Formed 5.1.40 in Rahmel-Putzig as BFS Rahmel-Putzig, from Blindfluglehrgang (See) Rahmel-Putzig (formed 2.10.39).
On 15.1.40 redesignated Blindflugschule 5 (BFS 5).
On 15.10.43 redesignated Flugzeugfьhrerschule B 35.
On 15.6.44 redesignated JG115.
Used the following aircraft: Do 217, He 111, Ju 52, Si 204 and W.34

Bases:
2.10.39 - 6.40 Rahmel-Putzig
6.40 - 31.5.41 Stargard-Klьtzow*
31.5.41 - 10.43 Belgrad-Semlin
10.43 - 12.43 Mielec
12.43 - 6.44 Hagenow-Land**
* satellite airfields: Marienburg
** satellite airfields: Stendal

Blindflugschule 6

Kommandeure:
Maj Rudolf Krause, 1.10.40 - 19.6.41
Maj Hans-Josef Reichel, 1.8.41 - 10.8.44
Obstlt Wilhelm von Friedeburg, 11.8.44 - 25.1.45

Formed 1.10.40 in Radom.
On 15.10.43 redesignated Flugzeugfьhrerschule B 36.
On 20.7.44 redesignated II./ JG110.
Used the following aircraft: Do 17, Fw 58, Fw 200, He 111, Ju 52, Ju 86, Ju 88, Ju 290, Si 204 and W.34

Bases:
1.10.40 - 15.3.41 Radom*
15.3.41 - 20.7.44 Wesendorf**
* satellite airfields: Breslau-Gandau
** satellite airfields: Gardelegen

Blindflugschule 7

Kommandeure:
?
Maj Otto Babekuhl, 1.3.42 - 31.1.43
Maj Richard Mehrow (acting), 1.2.43 - 10.2.43
Oberst Karl-Georg Witt, 11.2.43 - 29.3.43
Maj Hermann Schmidt, 30.3.43 - 15.4.43
Oberst Walter Marienfeld, 16.4.43 - 31.1.44
Maj Albrecht Klitzsch, 24.1.44 - 11.9.44

Formed 11.40 in Insterburg from parts of KGzbV172.
On 15.10.43 redesignated Flugzeugführerschule B 37.
Pilot training ended 7.44, and on 11.9.44 redesignated JG116.
Used the following aircraft: Do 17, He 111, Ju 52, Ju 86, Si 204 and W.34

Bases:
11.40 - 5.41 Insterburg*
5.41 - 9.41 Oslo-Gardemoen
9.41 - 7.44 Radom
7.44 - 9.44 Braunschweig-Waggum
* satellite airfields: Rosken

Blindflugschule 8

Kommandeure:
Obstlt Kurt Liehr, 18.9.41 - 19.1.45

Formed 18.9.41 in Stargard-Klьtzow.
On 15.10.43 redesignated Flugzeugfьhrerschule B 38.
Disbanded 4.2.45.
Used the following aircraft: Bf 110, Do 17, Do 217, He 111, Ju 52, Me 210, Me 410 and Si 204

Bases:
18.9.41 - 2.43 Stargard-Klьtzow
2.43 - 10.43 Terespol
10.43 - 28.7.44 Seerappen*
28.7.44 - 12.44 Gabbert
12.44 - 2.45 Langensalza
* satellite airfields: Schippenbeil

Blindflugschule 9

Kommandeure:
Maj Dr. Ernst Münster, 1943 - 6.9.43

Formed 6.4.43 in Kaunas from Nachtfluglehrgang 4.
Never fully formed and was disbanded 6.9.43. The remnants were absorbed by Einsatzgruppe der 2. Flieger-Schul-Division.
Used the following aircraft: Ju 86 and Ju 88

Bases:
6.4.43 - 1.9.43 Kaunas*
1.9.43 - 6.9.43 Baranowitschi
* satellite airfields: Insterburg

Blindflugschule 10

Kommandeure:
Obstlt Max Gerstenberger, 10.5.43 - 14.10.43

Formed 10.5.43 in Altenburg from Flugzeugführerschule A/B 33. The school trained crews for JG300, JG301 and JG302
On 15.10.43 redesignated JG110.
Used the following aircraft: Ar 96, Bf 108, Bf 109, Fw 190, Go 145 and Si 204

Bases:
10.5.43 - 15.10.43 Altenburg*
* satellite airfields: Pomssen

Blindflugschule 11

Kommandeure:
Maj Andreas Zahn, 16.7.43 - 14.10.43

Formed 16.7.43 in Stubendorf from Flugzeugführerschule A/B 110. The school mainly trained pilots for night ground-attack missions.
On 15.10.43 redesignated SG111.
Used the following aircraft: Ar 66, Ar 96, Ca.314, Ju 87 and W.34

Bases:
16.7.43 - 15.10.43 Stubendorf

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