Rutja Airfield

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Rutja Airfield
Rutja lennuväli
Airport type Military
Operator Soviet Air Forces
Location Rutja
Elevation AMSL 135 ft / 41 m
Coordinates 59°32′12″N 026°18′42″E / 59.53667°N 26.31167°E / 59.53667; 26.31167Coordinates: 59°32′12″N 026°18′42″E / 59.53667°N 26.31167°E / 59.53667; 26.31167
Rutja Airfield is located in Estonia
Rutja Airfield
Rutja Airfield
Location in Estonia
Direction Length Surface
m ft
05/23 2,500 8,202 Concrete
Sources: Forgotten Airports[1]

Rutja Airfield (Estonian: Rutja lennuväli) is a disused airfield in Estonia, located 13 km (8.1 mi) west of Kunda. During the Soviet era it was home to 66th Soviet Attack Air Regiment which flew up to 45 Su-17 aircraft.


  1. ^ Rutja Airfield at Forgotten Airfields