EHLW

Leeuwarden Air Base

Airport
ICAO code
EHLW
IATA Code
LWR
Summary
ICAO Region
EUR
ICAO Territory
Location

Leeuwarden, Friesland

Serving
Leeuwarden
Elevation
3 ft
Coordinates
53° 13' 43" N , 5° 45' 38" E
KCC
Metar
EHLW 222111Z AUTO 24026KT 7000 +DZRA FEW007 SCT008 BKN009 FEW015CB 07/06 Q0971 GRN

Leeuwarden Air Base is a military airbase used by the Royal Netherlands Air Force (RNLAF). The airbase is one of the two F-16 Fighting Falcon bases of the RNLAF. The airbase lies North-West of the capital of Friesland, Leeuwarden.

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
9/27 1999 50 ASP No/No
6/24 2957 50 ASP No/No

Airport map

Aerial View

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