Bichye Pole
Бычье поле

Alternate namesKronshtadt (US), Bychje Pole
Location36 km W St Petersburg
Coordinates60° 0.8' N 29° 42.2' E (60.0133,29.7033)
Elevation3 m (10 ft)
Runway500x30 m (1640x98 ft) 093-273°T (PLAT)
Military unitsCivilian

Comments and historyImportant airfield during WWII especially during the war with Finland. Il-2 aircraft were typically based here. It was a prime site for helicopters and light aircraft in conjunction with the development of the island and is operated by the Leningrad naval military district. (AviaMK)[17] The military now leases it to a small airclub.

Mapping linksGoogle Earth -,29.7033&spn=0.1,0.1&output=kml
Google Maps (map) -,29.7033&spn=0.1,0.1&t=m&q=60.0133,29.7033
Google Maps (sat) -,29.7033&spn=0.1,0.1&t=h&q=60.0133,29.7033
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Sources Computations and data compilation: Tim Vasquez
Coordinate data:
Elevation data: CAICA
Runway data: CAICA
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