Alternate namesTyuratam (US), Krayniy
Location7 km W Baikonur
Coordinates45° 37.3' N 63° 12.6' E (45.6217,63.2100)
Elevation97 m (318 ft)
Runway05/23 3200x60 m (10499x197 ft) 057-237°T (ASPH)
Military unitsCivilian

Comments and historyAssociated with the Baikonur Space Center. [Tyuratam 1] (US) Numerous transport aircraft are based here. The airport operates scheduled passenger and cargo charter flights to Moscow, as well as in several cities in Kazakhstan. Airfield is marginal grade-1, able to accept most modern types of aircraft except for large widebodies. In Western historical and geographical sources the airfield is given as Tyuratam or Tyuratam-1 due to the name of the nearest railway station, Tyuratam.

Mapping linksGoogle Earth -,63.2100&spn=0.1,0.1&output=kml
Google Maps (map) -,63.2100&spn=0.1,0.1&t=m&q=45.6217,63.2100
Google Maps (sat) -,63.2100&spn=0.1,0.1&t=h&q=45.6217,63.2100
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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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