Esperadinha Airport

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Esperadinha Airport
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The airport in 1994
Summary
Airport typePublic
ServesBrava island
Location Cape Verde
Opened1992
Closed2004
Elevation AMSL64 ft / 20 m
Coordinates14°51′51.6″N 24°44′45.5″W / 14.864333°N 24.745972°W / 14.864333; -24.745972 (Esperadinha Airport (Esperadinha))Coordinates: 14°51′51.6″N 24°44′45.5″W / 14.864333°N 24.745972°W / 14.864333; -24.745972 (Esperadinha Airport (Esperadinha))
Map
GVBR is located in Cape Verde
GVBR
GVBR
Location of Esperadinha Airport in Cape Verde
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
05/23 1,890 576 Asphalt
Source: Landings.com[1][2]

Esperadinha Airport (IATA: BVR, ICAO: GVBR) was a public use airport located near the hamlet of Esperadinha, northwestern Brava, Cape Verde. It opened in 1992 and operated until 2004, when it was closed due to persistent dangerous high winds.

Former airport.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Airport record for Esperadinha Airport at Landings.com. Retrieved 2013-08-25
  2. ^ Google (2013-08-25). "location of Esperadinha Airport" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 2013-08-25.

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