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|Name||Salina Municipal Airport|
392.582397 m1,288 ft
|Coordinates||38° 47' 29" N, 97° 39' 2" W|
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|Station||Salina, Salina Municipal Airport|
|Date/Time||20 April 2014 04:53:00|
|Wind speed||15 kts|
|Tag(s)||Altimeter Temperature Error Correction|
Salina Municipal Airport
ICAO: KSLN IATA: SLN
Salina Regional Airport is a public use airport located 6 km3.24 nm
19,685.039 ft southwest of the central business district of Salina, a city in Saline County, Kansas.
Salina lies in the transition zone between North America's humid subtropical climate (Köppen climate classification Cfa) and humid continental climate (Köppen climate classification Dfa) and experiences hot, humid summers and cold, dry winters.
Flight Safety Considerations
- Altimeter Temperature Error Correction, is applied to altimeters to compensate for error caused by deviation from ISA conditions.
- Cumulonimbus, is a heavy and dense cloud of considerable vertical extent in the form of a mountain or huge tower, often associated with heavy precipitation, lightning and thunder. The mature Cumulonimbus cloud has a distinctive flat, anvil shaped top.
- Tornado, can cause considerable damage to airport and air traffic control infrastructure if it touches down on an aerodrome; any aircraft caught on the ground in the path of a tornado will quite possibly be damaged beyond repair. It is difficult to imagine any aircraft surviving the experience of encountering a tornado while in flight.
Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of KSLN
None on SKYbrary