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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 261150Z AUTO 30009KT 9999 FEW011 04/02 Q0999
Station Savonlinna
Date/Time 26 February 2021 11:50:00
Wind direction 300°
Wind speed 09 kts
Lowest cloud amount few clouds
Temperature 4°C
Dew point 2°C
Humidity 86%
QNH 999 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.)