Saldus (07/25)

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Former agricultural airfield located in industrial area north of Saldus town. Runway and aprons are in an rather bad condition; there are obstacles on approach. Runway is slightly humped: midpoint is approx 6ft higher than endpoints. Airfield was recently prepared for use during the Saldus aviation festival. Damaged asphalt was patched with gravel. Runway was used by An-2 aircraft.

Effectivity: 2017-05-20

Location: 3 km N of Saldus town centre
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+Details

Status: Uncertified

Condition: Average

Ownership: Unknown

+Runway

Direction: 07/25

Dimensions: 400x20m

Surface: Asphalt

Elevation: 120m / 394ft

+Obstacles

Approach: Forest 350m from THR RWY25; small forest and electricity line (SW-NE) 500m from THR RWY07 - can be avoided by shifting the approach trajectory slightly to the south. Beware of roads at the both ends of the RWY, there may be traffic.

Airfield: Runway asphalt surface is damaged, especially at THR RWY07. Damages have been patched with gravel. Small stones on the RWY. Tires may be on the RWY.

+Other

Radio frequency: 123.95 MHz

Fuel availability: Petrol station nearby in Saldus town

To see: Saldus town

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Posted: July 7, 2013

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Category: Airfields, Usable airfields

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