Chinaz (Highway Strip)

Location6 km NE Chinaz
Coordinates40° 58.6' N 68° 47.4' E (40.9767,68.7900)
Elevation277 m (909 ft)
Runway3000x25 m (9842x82 ft) 045-225°T (ASPH)
Military unitsMilitary

Comments and historyAirstrip with turnouts and parking areas built on a 4-lane highway. The turnouts are now decaying and occupied by buildings, so the role of the airfield as a combat strip is probably obsolete.

Mapping linksGoogle Earth -,68.7900&spn=0.1,0.1&output=kml
Google Maps (map) -,68.7900&spn=0.1,0.1&t=m&q=40.9767,68.7900
Google Maps (sat) -,68.7900&spn=0.1,0.1&t=h&q=40.9767,68.7900
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Sources Computations and data compilation: Tim Vasquez
Coordinate data: Google Earth
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Runway data: Google Earth
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