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Colorado Springs

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KCOS
Airport
ICAO: KCOS
Summary
Name Colorado Springs
Region North America
Territory United States US.gif
Location Colorado Springs, Colorado
Serving
Coordinates 38° 48' 21.00" N, 104° 42' 3.00" W
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
12/30 2520 m8,267.717 ft
46 m150.919 ft
ASP no/no
17L/35R 4115 m13,500.656 ft
46 m150.919 ft
CON yes/yes
17R/35L 3360 m11,023.622 ft
46 m150.919 ft
ASP yes/yes


METAR
Observation KCOS 211654Z 26003KT 10SM FEW070 FEW180 BKN250 M03/M12 A2971 RMK AO2 SLP110 T10281117
Station Colorado Springs, City Of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport
Date/Time 21 February 2019 16:54:00
Wind direction 260°
Wind speed 03 kts
Lowest cloud amount few clouds
Temperature
Dew point
Humidity 50%
QNH hPa
Weather condition n/a

BS
Tag(s) Bird Strike
LOS
Tag(s) Parallel Runway Operation
RE
Tag(s) Hot and High Operations
WX
Tag(s) Lightning

Colorado Springs International Airport

ICAO: KCOS IATA: COS

Description

Joint use civil and military (USAF) international airport located 6 nm south east of Colorado Springs.

Climatology

Semi-arid Steppe climate (Köppen climate classification BSk) - Little precipitation, hot summers and cold winters, sometimes with large changes in temperature in a 24 hour period.

Colorado Springs is also one of the most active lightning strike areas in the United States.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of KCOS

None on SKYbrary