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Leuchars

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EGQL
Airport
ICAO: EGQL – IATA: ADX
Summary
Name Leuchars
Region Europe
Territory United Kingdom GB.gif
Location Leuchars, Fife, Scotland
Serving Leuchars
Elevation 11.582 m
38 ft
38 ft11.582 m
Type medium airport
Coordinates 56° 22' 22.40" N, 2° 52' 6.40" W
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
4/22 1464 m4,803.15 ft
46 m150.919 ft
ASP no/no
9/27 2588 m8,490.814 ft
46 m150.919 ft
ASP yes/yes


METAR
Observation EGQL 240650Z 06011KT 6000 HZ SCT016 BKN060 09/07 Q0998 WHT
Station Leuchars
Date/Time 24 April 2019 06:50:00
Wind direction 60°
Wind speed 11 kts
Lowest cloud amount scattered clouds
Temperature 9°C
Dew point 7°C
Humidity 87%
QNH 998 hPa
Weather condition n/a

Description

Formally a Royal Air Force base Leuchars is now the home of British Army units but still maintains an active runway for use as a relief landing airfield for air defence aircraft. It is located in Leuchars, Fife, on the east coast of Scotland, near to the university town of St Andrews.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of EGQL

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