RAF Benson

Airport
ICAO code: 
EGUB
Summary
ICAO Region: 
EUR
Territory: 
Location: 
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom,
Elevation: 
226 ft
Coordinates: 
Aerial View: 
51° 36' 59.046" N, 1° 5' 44.988" W
Airport WX: 
Fog
Metar
Observation
EGUB 072150Z 21009KT CAVOK 06/01 Q0983 NOSIG RMK BLU BLU
Station
Benson
Date/Time
2021-12-07 21:50:00
Wind direction
210°
Wind speed
09 kts
Lowest cloud amount
clouds and visibility OK
Temperature
6°C
Dew point
1°C
Humidity
70%
QNH
983 hPa
Weather condition
n/a

Description

Military airbase South East of Oxford hosting support helicopters and basic training aircraft.

Climatology

Temperate Marine climate/Oceanic climate (Köppen climate classification Cfb). Moderately cool summer and comparatively warm winter with a temperature range of only 14°C. Prevailing south-westerly winds from the Atlantic Ocean.

Runways

Designator Length Width Surface Rops
6/24 1458 30 ASP No/No
1/19 1823 46 ASP No/No
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