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Pardubice Airport

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LKPD
Airport
ICAO: LKPD – IATA: PED
Summary
Name Pardubice Airport
Region Europe
Territory Czech Republic CZ.gif
Location Pardubice, Czech Republic
Serving Pardubice
Elevation 226 m
741.47 ft
741.47 ft226 m
Coordinates 50° 0' 55.80" N, 15° 44' 24.00" E
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
9/27 2500 m8,202.1 ft
75 m246.063 ft
CON /


METAR
Observation LKPD 200330Z 00000KT CAVOK 07/06 Q1019
Station PARDUBICE
Date/Time 20 September 2020 03:30:00
Wind direction
Wind speed 00 kts
Lowest cloud amount clouds and visibility OK
Temperature 7°C
Dew point 6°C
Humidity 93%
QNH 1019 hPa
Weather condition n/a

Pardubice Airport

ICAO: LKPD IATA: PRG

Description

Military airport (permitted to handle civil air traffic) serving the city of Pardubice, Czech Republic. Mainly used for charter flights.

Climatology

Humid Continental climate (Köppen climate classification Dfb) - Variable weather patterns and a large seasonal temperature variance. Summers are often warm and humid with frequent thunderstorms and winters can be very cold with frequent snowfall and persistent snow cover.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of LKPD

  • B738, Pardubice Czech Republic, 2013 (On 25 August 2013, the type-experienced crew of a Boeing 737-800 operating with one thrust reverser locked out made a late touchdown with a significant but allowable tail wind component present and overran the end of the runway at Pardubice onto grass at 51 knots. No damage was caused to the aircraft and no emergency evacuation was performed. The Investigation concluded that the aircraft had been configured so that even for a touchdown within the TDZ, there would have been insufficient landing distance available. The flight crew were found not to have followed a number of applicable operating procedures.)