Urmia Airport

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Urmia Airport
فرودگاه اورميه
village/airport
Country  Iran
Province West Azerbaijan
County Urmia
Bakhsh Central
Rural District Nazluy-ye Jonubi
Population (2006)
 • Total 97
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)
Urmia Airport
IATA: OMHICAO: OITR
OMH is located in Iran
OMH
OMH
Location of airport in Iran
Summary
Airport type Public / Military
Operator Government
Serves Urmieh, Iran
Elevation AMSL 4,343 ft / 1,324 m
Coordinates 37°40′05″N 045°04′07″E / 37.66806°N 45.06861°E / 37.66806; 45.06861
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
03/21 3,249 10,658 Asphalt
Source: DAFIF[1][2]

Urmia Airport (Persian: فرودگاه اورميه‎ – Farūdgāh-e Ūrmīyeh) (IATA: OMHICAO: OITR) is a village and airport in Nazluy-ye Jonubi Rural District, in the Central District of Urmia County, West Azerbaijan Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 97, in 30 families.[3] Alternate spellings of the city and airport name include Urmieh, Uromiyeh, Orumieh, and Orumiyeh.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
ATA Airlines Tehran-Mehrabad
Iran Air Tehran-Mehrabad
Iran Air Tours Tehran-Mehrabad
Iran Aseman Airlines Tehran-Mehrabad

Accidents and incidents[edit]

  • On January 9, 2011, Iran Air Flight 277 crashed after a go-around was initiated during final approach in bad weather conditions, killing 77.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Airport information for OITR at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.Source: DAFIF.
  2. ^ Airport information for OMH at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective Oct. 2006).
  3. ^ "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)" (Excel). Islamic Republic of Iran. Archived from the original on 2011-11-11. 

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