Poesoegroenoe Airstrip

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Poesoegroenoe Airstrip
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Luchtvaartdienst Suriname
Location Poesoegroenoe, Suriname
Elevation AMSL 390 ft / y m
Coordinates 4°23′52″N 55°47′35″W / 4.39778°N 55.79306°W / 4.39778; -55.79306Coordinates: 4°23′52″N 55°47′35″W / 4.39778°N 55.79306°W / 4.39778; -55.79306
Map
SMPG is located in Suriname
SMPG
SMPG
Location in Suriname
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
12/30 750 2,461 gravel
Sources: GCM[1] Google Maps[2]

Poesoegroenoe Airstrip (ICAO: SMPG) serving the village of Poesoegroenoe, in the Sipaliwini District of Suriname .

Charters and destinations[edit]

Charter Airlines serving this airport are:

Airlines Destinations
Blue Wing Airlines Paramaribo, Zorg en Hoop Airport[3]
Caricom Airways Paramaribo, Zorg en Hoop Airport
Gum Air Paramaribo, Zorg en Hoop Airport[4]
Hi-Jet Helicopter Services Paramaribo, Zorg en Hoop Airport
Suriname Air Force/Surinaamse Luchtmacht Paramaribo, Zorg en Hoop Airport

Accidents or incidents[edit]

  • Suriname On 21 August 2008 a Overeem Air Service Cessna 207 Skywagon ran off the runway at Poesoegroenoe Airstrip (ICAO: SMPG) during take-off when engine failure occurred. Luckily of the six people on board everyone survived, with only two people minorly injured.[5] [6]

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