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RAF Benson

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EGUB
Airport
ICAO: EGUB
Summary
Name RAF Benson
Region Europe
Territory United Kingdom GB.gif
Location Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
Serving
Coordinates 51° 36' 58.00" N, 1° 5' 45.00" W
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
1/19 1823 m5,980.971 ft
46 m150.919 ft
ASP /
6/24 1458 m4,783.465 ft
30 m98.425 ft
ASP /


METAR
Observation EGUB 220750Z 13010KT 9999 FEW012 FEW020CB 07/05 Q0995 TEMPO 6000 SHRA SCT012 RMK BLU TEMPO GRN
Station Benson
Date/Time 22 November 2019 07:50:00
Wind direction 130°
Wind speed 10 kts
Lowest cloud amount few clouds
Temperature 7°C
Dew point 5°C
Humidity 87%
QNH 995 hPa
Weather condition n/a

WX
Tag(s) Fog

RAF Benson

ICAO: EGUB IATA: BEX

Description

Military airbase South East of Oxford hosting support helicopters and basic training aircraft.

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 EGUB

None on SKYbrary