Location8 km SW Riga
Coordinates56° 55.4' N 23° 58.3' E (56.9233,23.9717)
Elevation10 m (33 ft)
Runway18/36 2550x45 m (8366x148 ft) 005-185°T (ASPH)
Military units145 OPLAZ (Il-38, 1992)[#3].

Comments and historyWest side has 11 large revetments (one Il-76 was noted on satellite). East side is civilian terminal complex with 39 large/medium spaces and at least 20 spaces for small aircraft. 400 meter overrun at both ends of runway.

Mapping linksGoogle Earth - http://maps.google.com/maps?&q=56.9233,23.9717&spn=0.1,0.1&output=kml
Google Maps (map) - http://maps.google.com/maps?ll=56.9233,23.9717&spn=0.1,0.1&t=m&q=56.9233,23.9717
Google Maps (sat) - http://maps.google.com/maps?ll=56.9233,23.9717&spn=0.1,0.1&t=h&q=56.9233,23.9717
Wikimapia - http://wikimapia.org/#lat=56.9233&lon=23.9717&z=14&l=1&m=b (Russian viewing recommended)
Geohack - http://stable.toolserver.org/geohack/geohack.php?params=56.9233_N_23.9717_E_type:city

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

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