Leeward Point Field

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Leeward Point Field
Leeward Airfield

Naval Station Guantanamo Bay
US Navy 100506-N-8241M-317 An aerial view of the Leeward Airfield at Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.jpg
Aerial view, 6 May 2010
IATA: NBWICAO: MUGM
Summary
Airport type Military
Operator United States Navy
Location Guantánamo Bay, Cuba
Elevation AMSL 56 ft / 17 m
Coordinates 19°54′23″N 075°12′25″W / 19.90639°N 75.20694°W / 19.90639; -75.20694Coordinates: 19°54′23″N 075°12′25″W / 19.90639°N 75.20694°W / 19.90639; -75.20694
Map
MUGM is located in Cuba
MUGM
MUGM
Location in Cuba
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
10/28 8,000 2,438 Asphalt
Source: DAFIF[1][2]

Leeward Point Field[1] (IATA: NBWICAO: MUGM), also known as Leeward Airfield,[3] is a U.S. military airfield located at Naval Station Guantanamo Bay in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba.

Facilities[edit]

The airport resides at an elevation of 56 ft (17 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 10/28 with an asphalt surface measuring 8,000 ft × 200 ft (2,438 m × 61 m).[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Airport information for MUGM at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.Source: DAFIF.
  2. ^ Airport information for NBW at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective Oct. 2006).
  3. ^ "Photos of Leeward Airfield". Joint Task Force Guantanamo. Retrieved 30 May 2010. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Aviation at Naval Base Guantanamo Bay at Wikimedia Commons