Provideniya Bay

Alternate namesUrelik,Ureliki
Location3 km SW Provideniya
Coordinates64° 22.7' N 173° 14.6' W (64.3783,-173.2433)
Elevation22 m (72 ft)
Runway01/19 2192x73 m (7192x239 ft) 022-202°T (GRAV)

Comments and historyServices small transport aircraft; 4 paved parking spaces. Short gravel airfield probably incapable of military use. Has received Tu-95MR flights. In the spring of 1952, the Soviet Union was operating the TU-4 (a strategic bomber based on a re-engineered B-29 Superfortress) from Mys Shmidta and Provideniya. gives a length of 2000 m and elevation of 16 m.

Mapping linksGoogle Earth -,-173.2433&spn=0.1,0.1&output=kml
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Sources Computations and data compilation: Tim Vasquez
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ICAO identifier assignment: CAICA

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