Deniliquin Airport

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Deniliquin Airport
IATA: DNQICAO: YDLQ
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Deniliquin Council
Location Deniliquin, New South Wales, Australia
Elevation AMSL 316 ft / 96 m
Coordinates 35°33′36″S 144°56′48″E / 35.56000°S 144.94667°E / -35.56000; 144.94667Coordinates: 35°33′36″S 144°56′48″E / 35.56000°S 144.94667°E / -35.56000; 144.94667
Map
YDLQ is located in New South Wales
YDLQ
YDLQ
Location in New South Wales
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
06/24 1,219 3,999 Asphalt
12/30 1,487 4,879 Dirt/Grass
Sources: AIP ERSA[1]

Deniliquin Airport (IATA: DNQ[2]ICAO: YDLQ) is an airport located 2 nautical miles (3.7 km; 2.3 mi) south of Deniliquin,[1] a town in the Riverina region of New South Wales, Australia.

RAAF Station Deniliquin[edit]

RAAF Station Deniliquin was formed in 1941 as a station for the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF), during the Second World War, at the airfield as part of the Empire Air Training Scheme as No. 7 Service Flying Training School.[3]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b YDLQ – DENILIQUIN (PDF). AIP En Route Supplement from Airservices Australia, effective 29 May 2014
  2. ^ Accident history for DNQ at Aviation Safety Network
  3. ^ Service Flying Training Schools at RAAF Museum. Retrieved on 28 February 2011.