Alternate namesBorovitsi (US), Polotsk Northwest (US), Borovtsy
Location16 km NW Polatsk
Coordinates55° 36.5' N 28° 40.7' E (55.6083,28.6783)
Elevation139 m (456 ft)
Runway10/28 2500x45 m (8202x148 ft) 106-286°T (CONC)
Military units276 BVB (Mi-8) (Mi-24).

Comments and historyCold War air base with sprawling taxiway area and pads for about 40 aircraft.

Mapping linksGoogle Earth - http://maps.google.com/maps?&q=55.6083,28.6783&spn=0.1,0.1&output=kml
Google Maps (map) - http://maps.google.com/maps?ll=55.6083,28.6783&spn=0.1,0.1&t=m&q=55.6083,28.6783
Google Maps (sat) - http://maps.google.com/maps?ll=55.6083,28.6783&spn=0.1,0.1&t=h&q=55.6083,28.6783
Wikimapia - http://wikimapia.org/#lat=55.6083&lon=28.6783&z=14&l=1&m=b (Russian viewing recommended)
Geohack - http://stable.toolserver.org/geohack/geohack.php?params=55.6083_N_28.6783_E_type:city

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

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