Teniente R. Marsh Airport

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Teniente Rodolfo Marsh Airport
Villa Las Estrellas Airport
Teniente Rodolfo Marsh Aeropuerto
Villa Las Estrellas Aeropuerto
IATA: TNMICAO: SCRM
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Aeropuertos Chile
Serves Villa Las Estrellas and Teniente R. Marsh Martin Base
Elevation AMSL 147 ft / 45 m
Coordinates 62°11′27.93″S 58°59′10.74″W / 62.1910917°S 58.9863167°W / -62.1910917; -58.9863167Coordinates: 62°11′27.93″S 58°59′10.74″W / 62.1910917°S 58.9863167°W / -62.1910917; -58.9863167
Map
SCRM is located in Antarctica
SCRM
SCRM
Location of Aeropuerto de Teniente Rodolfo Marsh Martin in Antarctica
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
12/30 4,238 1.319 Gravel

The Teniente R. Marsh Airport is the northernmost airport in the continent of Antarctica. It mainly serves the nearby village, Villa Las Estrellas and the Teniente R. Marsh Martin Base. It is located on King George Island, Antártica, Antarctica.

The airport has 5 small buildings (hangar, control tower) and a small apron area for parking aircraft.

The airport uses the GMT -4:00 timezone

On its Google Local page, the airport has a 4.1 star rating out of 5 reviews as of 25 June 2014.

Incidents[edit]

  • February 25, 1992 – Ejército de Chile (Chile) CASA 235M-100 with 11 on board crashed at the airport. No deaths or injuries were reported. The aircraft was written off.

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