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Ciampino–G. B. Pastine International Airport

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LIRA
Airport
ICAO: LIRA – IATA: CIA
Summary
Name Ciampino–G. B. Pastine International Airport
Region Europe
Territory Italy IT.gif
Location Ciampino, Lazio
Serving Rome
Elevation 130.15 m <br />427 ft <br />427 ft130.15 m <br />
Coordinates 41° 47' 53.99" N, 12° 35' 48.01" E
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
15/33 2207 m7,240.814 ft <br /> 47 m154.199 ft <br /> ASP yes/yes


METAR
Observation LIRA 220320Z 17007KT CAVOK 19/16 Q1015
Station Roma / Ciampino
Date/Time 22 October 2021 03:20:00
Wind direction 170°
Wind speed 07 kts
Lowest cloud amount clouds and visibility OK
Temperature 19°C
Dew point 16°C
Humidity 82%
QNH 1015 hPa
Weather condition n/a

Rome—Ciampino International Airport "G. B. Pastine", is the secondary international airport of Rome, the capital of Italy, after Rome-Fiumicino Airport "Leonardo da Vinci". It is a joint civilian, commercial and military airport situated 6.5 nm south southeast of central Rome

Climatology

Dry-summer subtropical ”Mediterranean" climate (Köppen climate classification Csa)

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of LIRA

  • B738, Rome Ciampino Italy, 2008 (On 10 November 2008, a Boeing 737-800 about to land at Rome Ciampino Airport flew through a large and dense flock of starlings, which appeared from below the aircraft. After the crew had made an unsuccessful attempt to go around, they lost control due to malfunction of both engines when full thrust was applied and a very hard impact half way along the runway caused substantial damage to the aircraft. The Investigation concluded that the Captain’s decision to attempt a go around after the encounter was inappropriate and that bird risk management measures at the airport had been inadequate.)