Ain Beida Airport ( French: Aéroport de Ouargla / Ain Beida ) ( [1 ] IATA: OGX, ICAO: DAUU), also known as Ouargla Airport, is an [3 ] airport serving Ouargla, a city in the Ouargla Province of eastern Algeria. It is located 4.3 nautical miles (8 km) southeast of the city. The airport is in the [1 ] Sahara Desert, about 540 km southeast of Algiers.
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World War II [ edit ]
During World War II the airport was known as
Sedrata Airfield, and was used by the United States Twelfth Air Force in the Western Desert Campaign in 1942-1943. Known units assigned to the airfield were:
References [ edit ]
^ a b c (French) AIP and Chart for DAUU – OUARGLA / Ain Beida from Service d'Information Aéronautique - Algerie
^ (French) from Aéroport de Ouargla : Ain Beida Établissement de Gestion de Services Aéroportuaires d’Alger (EGSA Alger)
^ a b Airport information for DAUU at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.Source: DAFIF.
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