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|ICAO: LFRB – IATA: BES|
|Elevation||99.06 m |
325 ft99.06 m
|Coordinates||48° 26' 49.70" N, 4° 24' 56.65" W|
|Date/Time||20 April 2019 20:00:00|
|Wind speed||08 kts|
|Lowest cloud amount||nil significant cloud|
Brest Bretagne Airport
ICAO: LFRB IATA: BES
Brest Bretagne Airport, formerly known as Brest Guipavas Airport, is an airport serving the French city of Brest. It is located in the commune of Guipavas and 10.2km5.508 nm
northeast of Brest, within the département of Finistère.
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 LFRB
- CRJ1, vicinity Brest France, 2003 (On 22 June 2003, a Bombardier CRJ100 being operated by Brit Air flew an inaccurate night ILS approach and impacted terrain over a mile from the runway during an attempted unsuccessful go-around at Brest Guipavas Airport.)