EGVN

RAF Brize Norton

Airport
ICAO code
EGVN
IATA Code
BZZ
Summary
ICAO Region
EUR
ICAO Territory
Location

Carterton, Oxfordshire, England

Serving
Oxford
Elevation
288 ft
Coordinates
51° 45' 0" N , 1° 35' 2" W
KCC
Metar
EGVN 222220Z 22004KT 9999 SKC 03/02 Q0985 NOSIG

Description

The principal RAF transport hub in the UK which is also the base of the RAF air-to-air refuelling fleet.

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
8/26 3050 56 ASP Yes/Yes

Airport map

Aerial View

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