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Sorong

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WASS
Airport
ICAO: WASS
Summary
Name Sorong
Region Asia and Pacific
Territory Indonesia ID.gif
Location Sorong, West Papua
Serving
Coordinates 0° 53' 48.79" S, 131° 17' 14.63" E
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
4/22 1650 m5,413.386 ft
30 m98.425 ft
ASP /

Sorong Airport

ICAO: WASS IATA: SOQ

Description

Sorong Airport (also known as Domine Edward Osok Airport) is an airport in Sorong, West Papua, Indonesia. It is one of the largest and busiest airports on the Bird's Head Peninsula.

Climatology

Tropical Rainforest climate (Köppen climate classification Af) - almost no distinct seasons, average daily temperature around 27°C throughout the year. Extensive cloud cover and heavy rainfall prevent temperatures from rising much over 33°C. The diurnal temperature change is between 2°C and 5°C which is greater than the annual temperature range of 2°C. Rainfall is heavy and is usually convectional and in the afternoon.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of WASS

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