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Bristol International Airport

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EGGD
Airport
ICAO: EGGD – IATA: BRS
Summary
Name Bristol International Airport
Region Europe
Territory United Kingdom GB.gif
Location Lulsgate, North Somerset, England
Serving Bristol
Elevation 189.586 m
622 ft
622 ft189.586 m
Coordinates 51° 22' 59.62" N, 2° 43' 4.29" W
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
9/27 2011 m6,597.769 ft
46 m150.919 ft
ASP yes/yes


METAR
Observation EGGD 190120Z AUTO 22009KT 9999 BKN018/// //////CB 12/10 Q1010
Station Bristol / Lulsgate
Date/Time 19 August 2019 01:20:00
Wind direction 220°
Wind speed 09 kts
Lowest cloud amount broken clouds
Temperature 12°C
Dew point 10°C
Humidity 87%
QNH 1010 hPa
Weather condition n/a

WX
Tag(s) Low Level Turbulence

Bristol Airport

ICAO: EGGD IATA: BRS

Description

Bristol Airport, located at Lulsgate in North Somerset, is an international airport serving the city of Bristol and the surrounding region. It was officially renamed Bristol International Airport in 1997.

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 EGGD

  • E145, Bristol UK, 2017 (On 22 December 2017, an Embraer 145 departed the side of the runway shortly after touching down at Bristol and finally stopped 120 metres from the runway edge. The Investigation found that the aircraft had landed after the emergency/parking brake had been inadvertently selected on during the approach when the intention had been to deploy the speed brakes. It was noted that the Captain designated as Pilot Flying had been new to both the aircraft type and the Operator and had been flying under supervision as part of the associated type conversion requirement for line training.)