Luhansk International Airport

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Lugansk International Airport
"Міжнародний аеропорт Луганськ"
Luhansk International Airport, September 4, 2014.jpg
IATA: VSGICAO: UKCW
VSG is located in Ukraine
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Location of Luhansk Airport in Ukraine
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Civil Government
Location Ukraine Luhansk, Ukraine
Elevation AMSL 636 ft / 194 m
Coordinates 48°25′4.8″N 39°22′26.4″E / 48.418000°N 39.374000°E / 48.418000; 39.374000Coordinates: 48°25′4.8″N 39°22′26.4″E / 48.418000°N 39.374000°E / 48.418000; 39.374000
Website airport.lg.ua
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
9/27 9,318 2,840 Asphalt concrete
9/27 8,202 2,500 Soil

Luhansk International Airport (Ukrainian: Міжнародний аеропорт "Луганськ") was an airport in Luhansk, Ukraine (IATA: VSGICAO: UKCW). The airport is located 20 km (12 miles) south of the city center, 9 km to the city limit. It has been nearly completely destroyed during the 2014 War in Donbass.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Luhansk used to have seasonal charter flights, mainly to Turkey and Greece. As of August 2014 all of them have been suspended due to the massive damage the airport received during the ongoing conflict.

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Media related to Lugansk Airport at Wikimedia Commons