Location5 km W Dikson
Coordinates73° 31.0' N 80° 22.9' E (73.5167,80.3817)
Elevation47 m (154 ft)
Runway06/24 1500x20 m (4921x66 ft) 083-263°T (CONC)

Comments and historyDikson is a major airport that services small transport aircraft. It is located on a small island across from the town of Dikson. Central Intelligence Agency reports from 1952 released under the Freedom of Information Act indicate that the USSR was using Dikson as a staging airfield for Tupolev Tu-4 (Bull) aircraft.

Mapping linksGoogle Earth - http://maps.google.com/maps?&q=73.5167,80.3817&spn=0.1,0.1&output=kml
Google Maps (map) - http://maps.google.com/maps?ll=73.5167,80.3817&spn=0.1,0.1&t=m&q=73.5167,80.3817
Google Maps (sat) - http://maps.google.com/maps?ll=73.5167,80.3817&spn=0.1,0.1&t=h&q=73.5167,80.3817
Wikimapia - http://wikimapia.org/#lat=73.5167&lon=80.3817&z=14&l=1&m=b (Russian viewing recommended)
Geohack - http://stable.toolserver.org/geohack/geohack.php?params=73.5167_N_80.3817_E_type:city

Sources Computations and data compilation: Tim Vasquez
Coordinate data: CAICA
Elevation data:
Runway data: Google Earth
ICAO identifier assignment: CAICA, Department of Defense / Digital Aeronautical Flight Information File (DAFIF)

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