Alternate namesRyev, Rzev, Rjzev
Location5 km E Rzhev
Coordinates56° 15.6' N 34° 24.5' E (56.2600,34.4083)
Elevation194 m (636 ft)
Runway2500x50 m (8202x164 ft) 069-249°T (CONC)
Military unitsBKHAT (Tu-128M) [#1].

Comments and historyTu-128 depot airfield during Cold War. Appears to service minor amounts of large military aircraft, including MiG-29 aircraft, with about 100 of these parked.

Mapping linksGoogle Earth - http://maps.google.com/maps?&q=56.2600,34.4083&spn=0.1,0.1&output=kml
Google Maps (map) - http://maps.google.com/maps?ll=56.2600,34.4083&spn=0.1,0.1&t=m&q=56.2600,34.4083
Google Maps (sat) - http://maps.google.com/maps?ll=56.2600,34.4083&spn=0.1,0.1&t=h&q=56.2600,34.4083
Wikimapia - http://wikimapia.org/#lat=56.2600&lon=34.4083&z=14&l=1&m=b (Russian viewing recommended)
Geohack - http://stable.toolserver.org/geohack/geohack.php?params=56.2600_N_34.4083_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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