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|ICAO: EHGG – IATA: GRQ|
|Elevation||5.182 m |
17 ft5.182 m
|Coordinates||53° 7' 10.99" N, 6° 34' 46.00" E|
|Station||Groningen Airport Eelde|
|Date/Time||11 April 2019 10:25:00|
|Wind speed||11 kts|
|Lowest cloud amount||nil significant cloud|
Groningen Airport Eelde is a civilian airport near Eelde, a town in the province of Drenthe in the Netherlands. It is located 4.8 nm8,889.6 m
south of the city of Groningen.
Temperate Marine climate/Oceanic climate (Köppen climate classification Cfb). Moderately cool summer and comparatively warm winter with a temperature range of only 14°C57.2 °F
. Prevailing south-westerly winds from the Atlantic Ocean.
Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of EHGG
- F50, Groningen Netherlands, 2007 (On 18 May 2007, a Fokker 50 being operated by Belgian airline VLM on a passenger flight from Amsterdam to Groningen landed long and at excessive speed after a visual day approach to runway 05 at destination and ran off the end of the runway onto grass. None of the 14 occupants were injured and the aircraft suffered only minor damage with two runway lights being damaged.)
- MD88, Groningen Netherlands, 2003 (On 17 June 2003, a crew of a Boeing MD-88, belonging to Onur Air, executed a high speed rejected take-off at a late stage which resulted in overrun of the runway and serious damage to the aircraft.)