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Airport
Code GCRR
Name Lanzarote
Region Europe
Territory Canary Islands ES.gif
Location Arrecife
Elevation

14.325600 m47 ft

Coordinates 28° 56' 44" N, 13° 36' 19" W
All Airports
in GC
GCFV, GCGM, GCHI, GCLA, GCLP, GCRR, GCTS, GCXO
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface
3/21 2400 m7,874.016 ft 45 m147.638 ft ASP


METAR
Observation GCRR 040830Z 36012KT 9999 FEW017 BKN033 23/19 Q1017
Station Lanzarote / Aeropuerto
Elevation 40 metres
Date/Time 04 August 2014 08:30:00
Wind direction 360°
Wind speed 12 kts
Clouds few clouds
Clouds code FEW
Temperature 23°C
Dew point 19°C
Humidity 78%
QNH 1017 hPa
Weather condition n/a


Lanzarote Airport

ICAO: GCRR IATA: ACE

Description

Airport serving the island of Lanzarote.

Climatology

Dry-summer subtropical ”Mediterranean" climate (Köppen climate classification Csa) - characterized by hot, dry summers and mild winters. During the summer, subtropical high pressure cells dominate, making rainfall unlikely except for the occasional thunderstorm. In the winter, periodic storms bring rain (snow at higher elevations).

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of GCRR

  • MD83, Lanzarote Spain, 2007 (LOC HF AW) (On 5 June 2007, a McDonnell Douglas MD83 being flown by Austrian charter operator MAP on a flight from Lanzarote to Barcelona failed to follow a normal trajectory after take off in day VMC and developed violent roll oscillations. As speed increased, this stopped and a return to land was made without further event. Takeoff from Lanzarote had been unintentionally made without the flaps/slats being set to the required position.)
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