Johnston Atoll

Airport
ICAO code: 
PJON
Summary
ICAO Region: 
NAM
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Location: 
Johnston Atoll,
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16° 43' 50" N, 169° 32' 7" W
Airport BS: 
Bird Strike
Metar

Description

Johnston Atoll Airport is located on the Johnston Atoll in the United States Minor Outlying Islands, in the Pacific Ocean several hundred kilometers southwest of Hawaii. While an active U.S. military facility during the 20th century, the airport was shut down in 2005 and the airstrip is not maintained; it is now used only in emergencies.

Climatology

Tropical Savanna climate (Köppen climate classification As) - monthly mean temperature above 18°C in every month of the year and a pronounced dry season.

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