Kauhava Airfield

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Kauhava Airfield
Kauhavan lentokenttä
Hawk airforce.jpg
BAe Hawk fighter of the Finnish Air Force at the airport
Airport type Uncontrolled airfield
Owner LSK Business Park Oy
Operator Ilmasotakoulun Lentokerho ry
Location Kauhava, Finland
Elevation AMSL 46 m / 151 ft
Coordinates 63°07′27″N 023°03′04″E / 63.12417°N 23.05111°E / 63.12417; 23.05111Coordinates: 63°07′27″N 023°03′04″E / 63.12417°N 23.05111°E / 63.12417; 23.05111
KAU is located in Finland
Location within Finland
Direction Length Surface
m ft
17/35 2,700 8,858 Asphalt
Statistics (2010)
Passengers 155
Landings 5,900
Source: [1]
Statistics from Finavia[2]

Kauhava Airfield (IATA: KAUICAO: EFKA; Finnish: Kauhavan lentokenttä) is an airfield located in Kauhava, Finland, 3 kilometres (2 mi) north of Kauhava town centre.

The airfield used to be a military airport until the end of 2014, owned and operated by Finavia. Training Air Wing of the Finnish Air Force was based at the airport.

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  1. ^ "EFKA. Kauhavan lentopaikan toimintakäsikirja" [Kauhava Aerodrome Operations Manual] (PDF) (in Finnish) (1.2 ed.). Kauhava: Ilmasotakoulun Lentokerho ry. 14 April 2015. Retrieved 24 May 2015. 
  2. ^ "Finavia's Air Traffic Statistics 2010" (PDF). Vantaa: Finavia. pp. 7, 9. Retrieved 15 July 2011. 

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