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Johnston Atoll

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PJON
Airport
ICAO: PJON
Summary
Name Johnston Atoll
Region North America
Territory Johnston Islands US.gif
Location Johnston Atoll
Serving
Coordinates 16° 43' 50.00" N, 169° 32' 7.00" W
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS

BS
Tag(s) Bird Strike


Johnston Atoll Airport

ICAO: PJON IATA: ---

Description

Johnston Atoll Airport is located on the Johnston Atoll in the United States Minor Outlying Islands, in the Pacific Ocean several hundred kilometers southwest of Hawaii. While an active U.S. military facility during the 20th century, the airport was shut down in 2005 and the airstrip is not maintained; it is now used only in emergencies.

Climatology

Tropical Savanna climate (Köppen climate classification As) - monthly mean temperature above 18°C64.4 °F
291.15 K
524.07 °R
in every month of the year and a pronounced dry season.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of PJON

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