Saratov South Air Base

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Saratov South
Summary
Airport type Military
Location Saratov
Elevation AMSL 266 ft / 81 m
Coordinates 51°28′50″N 045°56′20″E / 51.48056°N 45.93889°E / 51.48056; 45.93889Coordinates: 51°28′50″N 045°56′20″E / 51.48056°N 45.93889°E / 51.48056; 45.93889
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
04/22 5,659 1,725 Concrete

Saratov South is a former air base in Russia located 8 km southwest of Saratov. It currently serves as a Yakovlev factory airfield and was a military airfield during the Cold War with 17 parking stands and tarmac space. Recent Google Earth high-resolution imagery showed one Yak-42 and a couple of general aviation propeller planes.

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