Leeward Point Field

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Leeward Point Field
Leeward Airfield

Naval Station Guantanamo Bay
US Navy 100506-N-8241M-317 An aerial view of the Leeward Airfield at Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.jpg
Aerial view, 6 May 2010
Airport type Military
Operator United States Navy
Location Guantánamo Bay, Cuba
Elevation AMSL 56 ft / 17 m
Coordinates 19°54′23″N 075°12′25″W / 19.90639°N 75.20694°W / 19.90639; -75.20694Coordinates: 19°54′23″N 075°12′25″W / 19.90639°N 75.20694°W / 19.90639; -75.20694
MUGM is located in Cuba
Location in Cuba
Direction Length Surface
ft m
10/28 8,000 2,438 Asphalt
Source: DAFIF[1][2]

Leeward Point Field[1] (IATA: NBWICAO: MUGM), also known as Leeward Airfield,[3] is a U.S. military airfield located at Naval Station Guantanamo Bay in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba.


The airport resides at an elevation of 56 ft (17 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 10/28 with an asphalt surface measuring 8,000 ft × 200 ft (2,438 m × 61 m).[1]


  1. ^ a b c Airport information for MUGM at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.Source: DAFIF.
  2. ^ Airport information for NBW at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective October 2006).
  3. ^ "Photos of Leeward Airfield". Joint Task Force Guantanamo. Retrieved 30 May 2010. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Aviation at Naval Base Guantanamo Bay at Wikimedia Commons