Deir ez-Zor Airport

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Deir ez-Zor Airport
مطار دير الزور
IATA: DEZICAO: OSDZ
DEZ is located in Syria
DEZ
DEZ
Location of airport in Syria
Summary
Airport type Public / Military
Serves Deir ez-Zor, Syria
Elevation AMSL 700 ft / 213 m
Coordinates 35°17′07″N 040°10′33″E / 35.28528°N 40.17583°E / 35.28528; 40.17583Coordinates: 35°17′07″N 040°10′33″E / 35.28528°N 40.17583°E / 35.28528; 40.17583
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
10/28 3,000 9,843 Asphalt
Source: DAFIF[1][2]

Deir ez-Zor Airport (Arabic: مطار دير الزور‎) (IATA: DEZICAO: OSDZ) is an airport serving Deir ez-Zor, a city in northeastern Syria.

Facilities[edit]

The airport resides at an elevation of 700 feet (213 m) above mean sea level. It has one asphalt paved runway designated 10/28 which measures 3,000 by 45 metres (9,843 ft × 148 ft).[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Syrian Air Damascus[citation needed]

History[edit]

Evidently established by the British during World War II as LG-416

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Airport information for OSDZ from DAFIF (effective October 2006)
  2. ^ Airport information for DEZ at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective Oct. 2006).

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