Bad Aibling

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Bad Aibling
Coat of arms of Bad Aibling
Bad Aibling is located in Germany
Bad Aibling
Coordinates 47°52′0″N 12°01′0″E / 47.866667°N 12.016667°E / 47.866667; 12.016667
Administration
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Upper Bavaria
District Rosenheim
Town subdivisions 28 Stadtteile
Mayor Felix Schwaller (CSU)
Basic statistics
Area 41.55 km2 (16.04 sq mi)
Elevation 492 m  (1614 ft)
Population 17,795  (31 December 2006)
 - Density 428 /km2 (1,109 /sq mi)
Other information
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Licence plate RO (bis 1972 AIB)
Postal codes 83035 – 83043
Area code 08061
Website www.bad-aibling.de

Bad Aibling is a town in Bavaria (Germany). It is a former district seat. It is on the river Mangfall about 35 miles southeast of Munich. Bad Aibling is a health resort (peat pulp bath and mineral water).

History[change | edit source]

Hofberg (Engraving by the artist Matthäus Merian 1644)

In 804, Bad Aibling was mentioned for the first time. After the second World War Bad Aibling has evolved to a major centre for intelligence organizations and secret services. In 2004 the US American Bad Aibling Echelon station closed after decades of operation.

Number of people[change | edit source]

In the town live about 18,000 people. It is 498 meters above sea level and covers an area of 41.55 km².

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