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Yangon International Airport

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VYYY
Airport
ICAO: VYYY – IATA: RGN
Summary
Name Yangon International Airport
Region Asia and Pacific
Territory Myanmar MM.gif
Location Mingaladon, Yangon Region
Serving Yangon
Elevation 33.223 m
109 ft33.223 m
Coordinates 16° 54' 34.97" N, 96° 8' 5.96" E
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
3/21 3414 m11,200.787 ft
61 m200.131 ft
ASP yes/yes


METAR
Observation VYYY 202300Z 25005KT 5000 BR SCT120 22/20 Q1009
Station Yangon
Date/Time 20 March 2019 23:00:00
Wind direction 250°
Wind speed 05 kts
Lowest cloud amount scattered clouds
Temperature 22°C
Dew point 20°C
Humidity 88%
QNH 1009 hPa
Weather condition n/a

Yangon International Airport, located in Mingaladon, 15 km8.099 nm
15,000 m
49,212.598 ft
north of downtown Yangon, Myanmar.

Climatology

Tropical Monsoon climate (Köppen climate classification Am)

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of VYYY

  • A320 / AT76, Yangon Myanmar, 2017 (On 18 September 2017, a departing Airbus A320 was instructed to line up and wait at Yangon but not given takeoff clearance until an ATR72 was less than a minute from touchdown and the prevailing runway traffic separation standard was consequently breached. The Investigation found that the TWR controller had been a temporarily unsupervised trainee who, despite good daylight visibility, had instructed the A320 to line up and wait and then forgotten about it. When the A320 crew, aware of the approaching ATR72, reminded her, she “did not know what to do” and the trainee APP controller had to intervene.)