Location5 km NW Balahna
Coordinates56° 31.3' N 43° 28.8' E (56.5217,43.4800)
Elevation77 m (253 ft)
Runway14/32 2500x45 m (8202x148 ft) 153-333°T (ASPH)
Military units786 IAP (5 MiG-25) (31 MiG-31, 1991) [#1]

Comments and historyLocated 38 km northwest of Nizhny Novgorod (Gorky). Air base has numerous revetments and hardened areas, but appears to be decommissioned.

Mapping linksGoogle Earth -,43.4800&spn=0.1,0.1&output=kml
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Sources Computations and data compilation: Tim Vasquez
Coordinate data: Google Earth
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