Valga Airfield

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Valga Airfield
Valga lennuväli
IATA: noneICAO: none
Summary
Airport type Military
Operator Soviet Air Force
Location Jaanikese, near Valga
Elevation AMSL 239 ft / 73 m
Coordinates 57°48′48″N 026°4′36″E / 57.81333°N 26.07667°E / 57.81333; 26.07667Coordinates: 57°48′48″N 026°4′36″E / 57.81333°N 26.07667°E / 57.81333; 26.07667
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
6,562 2,000

Valga is a former Soviet air base in Estonia located in Jaanikese, 4 km northeast of Valga. It was listed on the 1974 Department of Defense Global Navigation Chart No. 3 as having jet facilities. It has mostly been plowed under into farmland. It is only one km from the Latvian border.

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