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Washington/Dulles

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KIAD
Airport
ICAO: KIAD
Summary
Name Washington/Dulles
Region North America
Territory United States US.gif
Location Dulles, Virginia
Serving
Coordinates 38° 57' 3.27" N, 77° 26' 51.48" W
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
01C/19C 3506 m11,502.625 ft <br /> 46 m150.919 ft <br /> CONC-G yes/yes
01L/19R 3506 m11,502.625 ft <br /> 46 m150.919 ft <br /> CON yes/yes
01R/19L 3505 m11,499.344 ft <br /> 46 m150.919 ft <br /> CON yes/yes
12/30 3201 m10,501.969 ft <br /> 46 m150.919 ft <br /> CON yes/yes


METAR
Observation KIAD 170959Z 03007KT 10SM FEW007 BKN012 OVC028 22/21 A3018 RMK AO2 T02220206 $
Station Washington DC, Washington-Dulles International Airport
Date/Time 17 September 2021 09:59:00
Wind direction 30°
Wind speed 07 kts
Lowest cloud amount few clouds
Temperature 22.2°C
Dew point 20.6°C
Humidity 90%
QNH hPa
Weather condition n/a

LOS
Tag(s) Parallel Runway Operation

Washington Dulles International Airport

ICAO: KIAD IATA: IAD

Description

Washington Dulles International Airport is a public airport located 41.6 km22.462 nm <br />41,600 m <br />136,482.94 ft <br /> west of the central business district of Washington, D.C., in Dulles, Virginia. It serves the greater Washington, D.C., metropolitan area.

Climatology

Humid “subtropical” climate (Köppen climate classification Cfa) - characterized by hot, humid summers and cool winters. Significant amounts of precipitation occur in all seasons in most areas. Winter rainfall (and sometimes snowfall) is associated with large storms that the westerlies steer from west to east. Most summer rainfall occurs during thunderstorms and occasional tropical storms (hurricanes).

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of KIAD

  • CRJ2, Washington Dulles VA USA, 2002 (On March 9, 2002, a Bombardier CRJ 200 ER, operating by Atlantic Coast Airlines, encountered a flock of wild turkeys at a late stage in the take off roll Washington Dulles International Airport and a bird strike followed. The aircraft rejected take off and returned to gate.)