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Lappeenranta

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EFLP
Airport
ICAO: EFLP
Summary
Name Lappeenranta
Region Europe
Territory Finland FI.gif
Location Lappeenranta
Serving
Coordinates 61° 2' 40.72" N, 28° 8' 46.84" E
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
6/24 2500 m8,202.1 ft
60 m196.85 ft
ASP /


Lappenranta Airport

ICAO: EFLP IATA: KPP

Description

Lappeenranta Airport (Finnish: Lappeenrannan lentoasema) is an international airport in Lappeenranta, Finland.

Climatology

Subarctic climate (Köppen climate classification Dfc) - long, usually very cold winters, and short, cool to mild summers.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of EFLP

  • SF34, Lappeenranta Finland, 2008 (On 31 January 2008 a Saab 340B being operated by Czech airline Job Air on a scheduled passenger service from Helsinki to Lappeenranta under a wet lease contract for a Company called ‘Fly Lappeenranta’ which was not an aircraft operator. During the night landing at Lappeenranta, it departed the left side of the runway after touch down in normal visibility with snow falling. Propeller damage was caused when an attempt was then made to return the aircraft to the runway after the excursion. None of the 16 occupants was injured.)