Alternate namesEmva
Location13 km SW Emba
Coordinates48° 44.2' N 58° 2.6' E (48.7367,58.0433)
Elevation227 m (745 ft)
Runway3000x50 m (9842x164 ft) 048-228°T (CONC)
Military unitsUnknown

Comments and historyServed military proving area #11 (11 GIP); closed in 1999. The city earlier was called Emba-5, and is now called Zem. The airfield appears to be abandoned.

Mapping linksGoogle Earth - http://maps.google.com/maps?&q=48.7367,58.0433&spn=0.1,0.1&output=kml
Google Maps (map) - http://maps.google.com/maps?ll=48.7367,58.0433&spn=0.1,0.1&t=m&q=48.7367,58.0433
Google Maps (sat) - http://maps.google.com/maps?ll=48.7367,58.0433&spn=0.1,0.1&t=h&q=48.7367,58.0433
Wikimapia - http://wikimapia.org/#lat=48.7367&lon=58.0433&z=14&l=1&m=b (Russian viewing recommended)
Geohack - http://stable.toolserver.org/geohack/geohack.php?params=48.7367_N_58.0433_E_type:city

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