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Savonlinna Airport

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Name Savonlinna Airport
Region Europe
Territory Finland FI.gif
Location Makkola, Saimaa Lakes region
Serving Savonlinna
Elevation 94.793 m <br />311 ft94.793 m <br />
Coordinates 61° 56' 34.01" N, 28° 56' 42.00" E
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
12/30 2300 m7,545.932 ft <br /> 45 m147.638 ft <br /> ASP /

Observation EFSA 170350Z AUTO 06004KT 9999 OVC042 04/03 Q1024
Station Savonlinna
Date/Time 17 September 2021 03:50:00
Wind direction 60°
Wind speed 04 kts
Lowest cloud amount overcast
Temperature 4°C
Dew point 3°C
Humidity 93%
QNH 1024 hPa
Weather condition n/a

Savonlinna Airport in Finland is about 9 nm16,668 m <br />16.668 km <br />54,685.039 ft <br /> north of Savonlinna town centre along the Enonkoskentie road.


Cool humid continental climate (Köppen climate classification Dfc)



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Airport Layout

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of EFSA

  • SF34, Savonlinna Finland, 2019 (On 7 January 2019, a Saab 340B made a late touchdown during light snowfall at night close to the edge of the runway at Savonlinna before veering off and eventually stopping. The Investigation attributed the excursion to flight crew misjudgements when landing but also noted the aircraft operator had a long history of similar investigated events in Scandinavia and had failed to follow its own documented Safety Management System. The Investigation also concluded that there was a significant risk that EU competition rules could indirectly compromise publicly-funded air service contract tendering by discounting the operational safety assessment of tendering organisations.)