Sunchon Airport

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Sunchon Airport
Sunchon Airport OSM.png
Summary
Airport type Military
Serves Sunchon, North Korea
Elevation AMSL 138 ft / 42 m
Coordinates 39°24′43.50″N 125°53′25.70″E / 39.4120833°N 125.8904722°E / 39.4120833; 125.8904722
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
15/33 8,150 2,484 Concrete

Sunchon Airport is an airport in Pyongan-namdo, North Korea.

Facilities[edit]

The airfield has a single concrete runway 15/33 measuring 8150 x 157 feet (2484 x 48 m).[1] It has a full length parallel taxiway with two aprons at the ends. One taxiway leads to possible underground storage. It is home to the 55th fighter regiment of Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-29 and Sukhoi Su-25 jets.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Landings database page "Landings.Com", accessed 25 Aug 2010
  2. ^ GlobalSecurity.org "Air Bases - North Korea", accessed 25 Aug 2010