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Bastia - Poretta Airport

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LFKB
Airport
ICAO: LFKB – IATA: BIA
Summary
Name Bastia - Poretta Airport
Region Europe
Territory France FR.gif
Location Lucciana, Haute-Corse
Serving Bastia
Elevation 7.925 m
26 ft
26 ft7.925 m
Coordinates 42° 33' 8.96" N, 9° 29' 1.18" E
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
16/34 2519 m8,264.436 ft
45 m147.638 ft
ASP yes/yes


METAR
Observation LFKB 220600Z AUTO 23006KT 200V270 CAVOK 23/17 Q1017 TEMPO BKN013
Station Bastia
Date/Time 22 August 2019 06:00:00
Wind direction 230°
Wind speed 06 kts
Lowest cloud amount broken clouds
Temperature 23°C
Dew point 17°C
Humidity 69%
QNH 1017 hPa
Weather condition n/a

BS
Tag(s) Bird Strike

Bastia Airport

ICAO: LFKB IATA: BIA

Description

International airport serving northern Corsica.

Climatology

Dry-summer subtropical ”Mediterranean" climate (Köppen climate classification Csa) - characterized by hot, dry summers and mild winters. During the summer, subtropical high pressure cells dominate, making rainfall unlikely except for the occasional thunderstorm. In the winter, periodic storms bring rain (snow at higher elevations).

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of LFKB

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