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Grenoble

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LFLS
Airport
ICAO: LFLS
Summary
Name Grenoble
Region Europe
Territory France FR.gif
Location Grenoble, Rhone-Alpes
Serving
Coordinates 45° 21' 46.51" N, 5° 19' 42.64" E
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
9/27 3050 m10,006.562 ft
45 m147.638 ft
ASP yes/yes


METAR
Observation LFLS 140400Z AUTO VRB02KT 9999 FEW022 14/12 Q1017
Station Grenoble / St. Geoirs
Date/Time 14 October 2019 04:00:00
Wind direction °
Wind speed 02 kts
Lowest cloud amount few clouds
Temperature 14°C
Dew point 12°C
Humidity 87%
QNH 1017 hPa
Weather condition n/a

Grenoble Airport

ICAO: LFLS IATA: GNB

Description

International airport serving resort of Grenoble.

Climatology

Humid “subtropical” climate (Köppen climate classification Cfa) - characterized by hot, humid summers and cool winters. Significant amounts of precipitation occur in all seasons in most areas. Winter rainfall (and sometimes snowfall) is associated with large storms that the westerlies steer from west to east. Most summer rainfall occurs during thunderstorms.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of LFLS

  • MD81, Grenoble France, 2010 (On 5 February 2010, a McDonnell Douglas MD 81 being operated by SAS on a non scheduled passenger flight from Copenhagen to Grenoble carried out a normal ILS approach to runway 09 in dark night VMC conditions, but the touchdown was made with the aircraft at an excessive pitch angle and higher than normal rate of descent and a tail strike occurred. Serious damage was caused to the rear lower fuselage but none of the 131 occupants were injured and a normal taxi-in and disembarkation followed.)