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Chania

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LGSA
Airport
ICAO: LGSA
Summary
Name Chania
Region Europe
Territory Greece GR.gif
Location Souda Bay, Crete
Serving
Coordinates 35° 31' 50.06" N, 24° 9' 1.74" E
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
11/29 3347 m10,980.971 ft
45 m147.638 ft
ASP yes/yes


METAR
Observation LGSA 251050Z 30012KT 9999 FEW030 24/15 Q1015
Station Souda Airport
Date/Time 25 May 2019 10:50:00
Wind direction 300°
Wind speed 12 kts
Lowest cloud amount few clouds
Temperature 24°C
Dew point 15°C
Humidity 57%
QNH 1015 hPa
Weather condition n/a

WX
Tag(s) Low Level Turbulence

Chania/Ioannis Daskalogiannis International Airport

ICAO: LGSA IATA: CHQ

Description

Joint civil/military international airport serving the city of Chania on the island of Crete.

Climatology

Mediterranean climate (Köppen climate classification Csa) - Hot, dry summer and a mild wet winter.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of LGSA

  • DH8D, Chania Greece, 2010 (On 23 February 2010, a Bombardier DHC8-400 being operated by Flybe for Olympic Air on a scheduled passenger flight from Athens to Chania unintentionally made an approach at destination in day VMC towards a landing on a part of the runway which was closed and only corrected the profile shortly before touchdown to achieve an ultimately uneventful landing on the available part of the runway. None of the 55 occupants were injured.)