Blackbird Caye Airstrip

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Blackbird Caye Airstrip
Airport typePrivate
ServesTurneffe Atoll, Belize
Elevation AMSL10 ft / 3 m
Coordinates17°19′05″N 87°47′53″W / 17.31806°N 87.79806°W / 17.31806; -87.79806 (Blackbird Caye Airstrip)Coordinates: 17°19′05″N 87°47′53″W / 17.31806°N 87.79806°W / 17.31806; -87.79806 (Blackbird Caye Airstrip)
MZBB is located in Belize
Location of airport in Belize
Direction Length Surface
m ft
03/21 740 2,428 Coral sand
Source: Google Maps[1] GCM[2]

Blackbird Caye Airstrip (ICAO: MZBB) is an airstrip serving Turneffe Atoll, a Caribbean atoll 38 kilometres (24 mi) off the coast of Belize.

Blackbird Caye is on the eastern side of the atoll, and the airstrip runs along the shore. Approach and departure are over the water.

The Belize VOR-DME (Ident: BZE) is located 32.4 nautical miles (60 km) west-northwest of the runway.[3]

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  1. ^ "Blackbird Caye Airstrip". Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 18 January 2019.
  2. ^ Airport information for Blackbird Caye Airstrip at Great Circle Mapper.
  3. ^ "Belize VOR". Our Airports. Retrieved 17 January 2019.

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