Lashio Airport

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Lashio Airport
Summary
Location Lashio, Burma
Elevation AMSL 2,450 ft / 747 m
Coordinates 22°58′33″N 097°45′09″E / 22.97583°N 97.75250°E / 22.97583; 97.75250Coordinates: 22°58′33″N 097°45′09″E / 22.97583°N 97.75250°E / 22.97583; 97.75250
Map
LSH is located in Myanmar
LSH
LSH
Location of airport in Burma
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
01/19 5,285 1,611 Bitumen

Lashio Airport (IATA: LSHICAO: VYLS) is an airport in Lashio, Burma. it is near the headquarters of Northeast Military Command. Passengers have to walk from airport building to entrance of airport compound. There is no X ray equipment.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations Route
Air KBZ Heho, Yangon Domestic
Asian Wings Airways Heho, Tachilek, Yangon Domestic
Golden Myanmar Airlines Mandalay, Tachilek Domestic

Accidents and incident[edit]

  • On 23 May 1969, Douglas DC-3 XY-ACR of Union of Burma Airways crashed on approach to Lashio Airport killing all six people on board. The aircraft was operating a domestic non-scheduled passenger flight.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "XY-ACR Accident Description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 14 February 2011.