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Baltimore Washington International/Thurgood Marshall Airport

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KBWI
Airport
ICAO: KBWI – IATA: BWI
Summary
Name Baltimore Washington International/Thurgood Marshall Airport
Region North America
Territory United States US.gif
Location Baltimore, Maryland
Serving Baltimore and Washington DC
Elevation 44.501 m
146 ft
146 ft44.501 m
Coordinates 39° 10' 24.12" N, 76° 40' 5.23" W
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
4/22 1829 m6,000.656 ft
46 m150.919 ft
ASP yes/yes
10/28 3201 m10,501.969 ft
61 m200.131 ft
ASP yes/yes
15L/33R 1524 m5,000 ft
30 m98.425 ft
ASP yes/yes
15R/33L 2896 m9,501.312 ft
46 m150.919 ft
ASP yes/yes


METAR
Observation KBWI 161354Z 29011KT 10SM SCT150 BKN180 12/02 A3016 RMK AO2 SLP214 T01170017
Station Baltimore, Baltimore-Washington International Airport
Date/Time 16 April 2019 13:54:00
Wind direction 290°
Wind speed 11 kts
Lowest cloud amount scattered clouds
Temperature 11.7°C
Dew point 1.7°C
Humidity 50%
QNH hPa
Weather condition n/a

WX
Tag(s) Cumulonimbus

Baltimore Washington International/Thurgood Marshall Airport

ICAO: KBWI IATA: BWI

Description

International airport serving Baltimore and Washington DC.

Climatology

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 and occasional tropical storms (hurricanes).

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of KBWI

  • CRJ1 / A320, Baltimore MD USA, 2007 (On 2 December 2007, at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, after controller error, a CRJ-100 operated by Comair with a valid take-off clearance missed by 400 ft vertically and 400 ft horizontally an Airbus A320, which just landed with also valid clearance on an intersecting runway.)