Dolon (Chagan)

Alternate namesSemipalitinsk Dolon (US)
Location10 km SW Dolon
Coordinates50° 32.2' N 79° 11.7' E (50.5367,79.1950)
Elevation215 m (705 ft)
Runway4025x80 m (13205x262 ft) 087-267°T (CONC)
Military units1223 TBAP (Tu-95 1957-) (Tu-95MS 1983, 1991)[#2] (Tu-95M, 1991)[#2]. 1226 TBAP (Tu-95 1970s) (Tu-95K 1972-) (Tu-95MS 1985, 1991)[#2]. Total of 27 Tu-95MS6, 13 Tu-95MS16 basewide, 1990. Tu-160 in late 1980s.

Comments and historyMajor bomber base with significant tarmac space and over 50 revetments. Dolon Southwest, a former airfield 32 km to the south, no longer exists.

Mapping linksGoogle Earth -,79.1950&spn=0.1,0.1&output=kml
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Sources Computations and data compilation: Tim Vasquez
Coordinate data: Google Earth
Elevation data:
Runway data: Google Earth
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