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Bost Airport

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OABT
Airport
ICAO: OABT – IATA: BST
Summary
Name Bost Airport
Region Asia and Pacific
Territory Afghanistan AF.gif
Location Lashkar Gah, Helmand
Serving Lashkar Gah
Elevation 751.027 m
2,464 ft
2,464 ft751.027 m
Type small airport
Coordinates 31° 33' 36.91" N, 64° 21' 52.89" E
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS

Bost airport serves the city of Lashkar Gah in Helmand province Afghanistan.

Climatology

Hot Desert Climate (Köppen climate classification BWh) - Hot desert climates are typically found in the subtropics where there is unbroken sunshine for the whole year due to the stable descending air and high pressure, little or no precipitation. Maximum temperatures of 40°C104 °F
313.15 K
563.67 °R
to 45°C113 °F
318.15 K
572.67 °R
are not uncommon, particularly during the warmer months of the year. During colder periods of the year, night-time temperatures can drop to freezing or below due to the exceptional radiation loss under the clear skies. However, very rarely do temperatures drop far below freezing.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of OABT

None on SKYbrary