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Lanzarote

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GCRR
Airport
ICAO: GCRR
Summary
Name Lanzarote
Region Europe
Territory Canary Islands ES.gif
Location Arrecife
Serving
Coordinates 28° 56' 44.00" N, 13° 36' 19.00" W
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
3/21 2400 m7,874.016 ft <br /> 45 m147.638 ft <br /> ASP yes/yes


METAR
Observation GCRR 241530Z 36015KT 320V030 9999 FEW040 25/13 Q1017
Station Lanzarote / Aeropuerto
Date/Time 24 June 2021 15:30:00
Wind direction 360°
Wind speed 15 kts
Lowest cloud amount few clouds
Temperature 25°C
Dew point 13°C
Humidity 47%
QNH 1017 hPa
Weather condition n/a

Lanzarote Airport

ICAO: GCRR IATA: ACE

Description

Airport serving the island of Lanzarote.

Climatology

Dry-summer subtropical ”Mediterranean" climate (Köppen climate classification Csa) - characterized by hot, dry summers and mild winters. During the summer, subtropical high pressure cells dominate, making rainfall unlikely except for the occasional thunderstorm. In the winter, periodic storms bring rain (snow at higher elevations).

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of GCRR

  • MD83, Lanzarote Spain, 2007 (On 5 June 2007, a McDonnell Douglas MD83 being flown by Austrian charter operator MAP on a flight from Lanzarote to Barcelona failed to follow a normal trajectory after take off in day VMC and developed violent roll oscillations. As speed increased, this stopped and a return to land was made without further event. Takeoff from Lanzarote had been unintentionally made without the flaps/slats being set to the required position.)