USA - UNITED STATES
GEORGE AIR FIELD
Description Track on George Air Fields runways, a US Air Force flying school during World War II. The track was used approx from 1955 to 1960
Airfield now has been renamed Lawrenceville - Vincennes Airport
Location Lawrenceville
IL - Illinois - Midwest
Location  
Latitude - Longitude + 38°45'41"     - 87°36'12"
38.761389     -87.603333
UTM Coordinates X = 447581.11  -  Y = 4290471.001  -  Zone 16S
Aerial photo / Map (*) Aerial photo / Map (*) Google Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Bing Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Flash Earth  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Microsoft Research Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) MapQuest
Altitude AMSL  
Inauguration 1955
Closing 1960
Designer  
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) English (United States) www.airnav.com/airport/LWV
(2) English (United States) www.silhouet.com/motorsport/tracks/lawrence.htmlThe GEL Motorsport - Tracks Around The World

(*) NOTE: a complete and detailed view of the circuit can be found (if available) on Street View by Google Maps and/or Bird's Eye and 3D views by Bing Maps for Enterprise (former Microsoft Virtual Earth): both can be reached using their own link in Aerial photo / Map cell.

(**) For on-line not-English speaking sources, click on each small flag and you open the corresponding Google Translator page with automatic translation.

George Air Field
Description  
Years ~ 1955÷1960
Direction  
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit  
Motorbike circuit  
Type Airfield course
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page August 30th 2007
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 5150  m 16896  ft 3.2  mi Long circuit  
length 4345  m 14256  ft 2.7  mi Short circuit  





Updates
Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
August 30th 2007   ~ 1955÷1960 Lorenzo Tommasi     Update Description
February 13th 2007   ~ 1955÷1960 Guido de Carli        
Not all eventual updates issued in last years are already visible in this list
 
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