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Lubbock Preston Smith International

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KLBB
Airport
ICAO: KLBB
Summary
Name Lubbock Preston Smith International
Region North America
Territory United States US.gif
Location Lubbock, Texas
Serving
Coordinates 33° 39' 23.63" N, 101° 49' 21.37" W
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
8/26 2439 m8,001.969 ft <br /> 46 m150.919 ft <br /> CON yes/yes
17L/35R 881 m2,890.42 ft <br /> 23 m75.459 ft <br /> ASP yes/yes
17R/35L 3505 m11,499.344 ft <br /> 46 m150.919 ft <br /> CON yes/yes


METAR
Observation KLBB 261053Z 19010KT 10SM CLR 18/14 A2984 RMK AO2 SLP053 T01830139
Station Lubbock, Lubbock International Airport
Date/Time 26 October 2021 10:53:00
Wind direction 190°
Wind speed 10 kts
Lowest cloud amount n/a
Temperature 18.3°C
Dew point 13.9°C
Humidity 75%
QNH hPa
Weather condition n/a

Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport

ICAO: KLBB IATA: LBB

Description

Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport is an airport located just north of Lubbock, Texas. Originally known as Lubbock International Airport

Climatology

Hot, semi-arid/Steppe climate (Köppen climate classification BSh) - hot, sometimes extremely hot summers and mild to warm winters, with low annual precipitation.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of KLBB

  • AT43, Lubbock TX USA, 2009 (On 27 January 2009, an ATR 42-300 being operated by Empire Airlines on a scheduled cargo flight from Fort Worth Alliance to Lubbock was making a night ILS approach in IMC to runway 17R at destination when it stalled and crashed short of the runway. The aircraft caught fire and was in any case effectively already destroyed by the impact. Both crew members were injured, one seriously.)