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|Elevation||86.258 m <br />283 ft <br />283 ft86.258 m <br />|
|Coordinates||64° 11' 27.00" N, 51° 40' 41.00" W|
|Station||Godthaab / Nuuk|
|Date/Time||09 March 2021 09:50:00|
|Wind speed||00 kts|
|Lowest cloud amount||few clouds|
|Weather condition||snow grains|
ICAO: BGGH IATA: GOH
International airport serving Godthaab/Nuuk, Greenland.
Tundra Climate (Köppen climate classification ET) - average temperature below 10°C50 °F <br />283.15 K <br />509.67 °R <br /> in all twelve months of the year with very little precipitation.
Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of BGGH
- DH8B, Nuuk Greenland, 2019 (On 30 May 2019, a DHC8-200 departing from Nuuk could not be rotated at the calculated speed even using full aft back pressure and the takeoff was rejected with the aircraft coming to a stop with 50 metres of the 950 metre long dry runway remaining. The initial Investigation focus was on a potential airworthiness cause associated with the flight control system but it was eventually found that the actual weights of both passengers and cabin baggage exceeded standard weight assumptions with the excess also resulting in the aircraft centre of gravity being outside the range certified for safe flight.)