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Marine Corps Air Station Miramar

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KNKX
Airport
ICAO: KNKX
Summary
Name Marine Corps Air Station Miramar
Region North America
Territory United States US.gif
Location San Diego, California
Serving
Coordinates 32° 52' 12.53" N, 117° 8' 38.84" W
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
06L/24R 3658 m12,001.312 ft
61 m200.131 ft
CON yes/yes
06R/24L 2438 m7,998.688 ft
61 m200.131 ft
PEM yes/yes
10/28 853 m2,798.556 ft
61 m200.131 ft
CON yes/yes


METAR
Observation KNKX 211955Z 19005KT 7SM SCT030 BKN055 BKN110 18/09 A2990 RMK AO2 RAE1859 SLP119 P0000 T01780094 $
Station San Diego, Miramar MCAS/Mitscher Field Airport
Date/Time 21 November 2019 19:55:00
Wind direction 190°
Wind speed 05 kts
Lowest cloud amount scattered clouds
Temperature 17.8°C
Dew point 9.4°C
Humidity 57%
QNH hPa
Weather condition n/a

WX
Tag(s) Fog

Marine Corps Air Station Miramar

ICAO: KNKX IATA: NKX

Description

Marine Corps Air Station Miramar (MCAS Miramar), formerly Naval Air Station (NAS) Miramar, is a United States Marine Corps installation that is located in Miramar, California, approximately 16 km8.639 nm
16,000 m
52,493.438 ft
north of the central business district of San Diego.

Climatology

Semi-arid or Mediterranean (Köppen climate classification BSh or Csa/Csb). It enjoys mild, sunny weather throughout the year. Since the San Diego area straddles areas of Mediterranean climate (Csa) to the north, and Semi-arid climate (BSh) to the south and east, the climate is often referred to as "Mediterranean" or "arid-mediterranean". Fog is common in May and June.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of KNKX

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