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|Coordinates||42° 34' 22.00" N, 21° 2' 9.00" E|
|Date/Time||14 August 2020 02:00:00|
|Wind speed||00 kts|
|Lowest cloud amount||clouds and visibility OK|
ICAO: BKPR IATA: PRN
Pristina International Airport is an international airport located 15 km8.099 nm
southwest of Pristina, Kosovo. It is co-located with Slatina Air Base.
Humid “subtropical” climate (Köppen climate classification Cfa) - characterized by hot, humid summers and cool winters. Significant amounts of precipitation occur in all seasons in most areas. Winter rainfall (and sometimes snowfall) is associated with large storms that the westerlies steer from west to east. Most summer rainfall occurs during thunderstorms.
Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of BKPR
- AT43, vicinity Pristina Kosovo, 1999 (On 12 November 1999, a French-registered ATR 42-300 being operated by Italian airline Si Fly on a passenger charter flight from Rome to Pristina was positioning for approach at destination in day IMC when it hit terrain and was destroyed, killing all 24 occupants. A post crash fire broke out near the fuel tanks after the impact.)