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MoD Boscombe Down

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EGDM
Airport
ICAO: EGDM
Summary
Name MoD Boscombe Down
Region Europe
Territory United Kingdom GB.gif
Location Amesbury, Wiltshire, England
Serving Boscombe Down
Elevation 124.054 m
407 ft124.054 m
Coordinates 51° 9' 9.92" N, 1° 44' 33.74" W
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
5/23 3212 m10,538.058 ft
46 m150.919 ft
PEM /
17/35 1914 m6,279.528 ft
46 m150.919 ft
PEM /


METAR
Observation EGDM 212050Z AUTO 22013KT 9999 FEW010/// BKN019/// 12/10 Q1002
Station Boscombe Down
Date/Time 21 October 2020 20:50:00
Wind direction 220°
Wind speed 13 kts
Lowest cloud amount few clouds
Temperature 12°C
Dew point 10°C
Humidity 87%
QNH 1002 hPa
Weather condition n/a

MoD Boscombe Down

ICAO: EGDM IATA: ---

Description

Operated on behalf of the UK Ministry of Defence by a contractor for uses which include military aircraft test and evaluation and home of the ETPS Test Pilot Training School.

Climatology

Temperate Marine climate/Oceanic climate (Köppen climate classification Cfb). Moderately cool summer and comparatively warm winter with a temperature range of only 14°C57.2 °F
287.15 K
516.87 °R
. Prevailing south-westerly winds from the Atlantic Ocean.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of EGDM

None on SKYbrary