Alternate namesBudennovsk Northwest (US), Budyennovsk
Location12 km NW Budennovsk
Coordinates44° 49.7' N 44° 0.7' E (44.8283,44.0117)
Elevation184 m (604 ft)
Runway12/30 2500x40 m (8202x131 ft) 130-310°T (CONC)
Military units368 SHAP (Su-25)[#7].

Comments and historyLarge attack airbase with at least 50 revetments. Thanks to AviaMK for assistance finding this airfield. The base is still operational with various fighter aircraft and helicopters.

Mapping linksGoogle Earth - http://maps.google.com/maps?&q=44.8283,44.0117&spn=0.1,0.1&output=kml
Google Maps (map) - http://maps.google.com/maps?ll=44.8283,44.0117&spn=0.1,0.1&t=m&q=44.8283,44.0117
Google Maps (sat) - http://maps.google.com/maps?ll=44.8283,44.0117&spn=0.1,0.1&t=h&q=44.8283,44.0117
Wikimapia - http://wikimapia.org/#lat=44.8283&lon=44.0117&z=14&l=1&m=b (Russian viewing recommended)
Geohack - http://stable.toolserver.org/geohack/geohack.php?params=44.8283_N_44.0117_E_type:city

Sources Computations and data compilation: Tim Vasquez
Coordinate data: Google Earth
Elevation data:
Runway data: Google Earth
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