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Chania

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LGSA
Airport
ICAO: LGSA
Summary
Name Chania
Region Europe
Territory Greece GR.gif
Location Souda Bay, Crete
Serving
Coordinates 35° 31' 50.06" N, 24° 9' 1.74" E
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
11/29 3347 m10,980.971 ft <br /> 45 m147.638 ft <br /> ASP yes/yes


METAR
Observation LGSA 070320Z 00000KT CAVOK 11/10 Q1020
Station Souda Airport
Date/Time 07 March 2021 03:20:00
Wind direction
Wind speed 00 kts
Lowest cloud amount clouds and visibility OK
Temperature 11°C
Dew point 10°C
Humidity 93%
QNH 1020 hPa
Weather condition n/a

WX
Tag(s) Low Level Turbulence

Chania/Ioannis Daskalogiannis International Airport

ICAO: LGSA IATA: CHQ

Description

Joint civil/military international airport serving the city of Chania on the island of Crete.

Climatology

Mediterranean climate (Köppen climate classification Csa) - Hot, dry summer and a mild wet winter.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of LGSA

  • DH8D, Chania Greece, 2010 (On 23 February 2010, a Bombardier DHC8-400 being operated by Flybe for Olympic Air on a scheduled passenger flight from Athens to Chania unintentionally made an approach at destination in day VMC towards a landing on a part of the runway which was closed and only corrected the profile shortly before touchdown to achieve an ultimately uneventful landing on the available part of the runway. None of the 55 occupants were injured.)