Taldy Kurgan

Alternate namesTaldy Kurgan Northeast (US), Taldy-Kurgan
Location14 km N Taldikorgan
Coordinates45° 7.3' N 78° 26.6' E (45.1217,78.4433)
Elevation591 m (1939 ft)
Runway02/20 2501x44 m (8205x144 ft) 026-206°T (CONC)
Military unitsMixed. 129 APIB (MiG-27M, 10 MiG-23UB, 1988) under 73rd Air Army.

Comments and historyServices medium-sized airliners. Also has remote revetments for 36 fighter aircraft. (73rd Air Army Central Asia). In 1998 over 90 MiG-21s were in storage here[18].

Mapping linksGoogle Earth - http://maps.google.com/maps?&q=45.1217,78.4433&spn=0.1,0.1&output=kml
Google Maps (map) - http://maps.google.com/maps?ll=45.1217,78.4433&spn=0.1,0.1&t=m&q=45.1217,78.4433
Google Maps (sat) - http://maps.google.com/maps?ll=45.1217,78.4433&spn=0.1,0.1&t=h&q=45.1217,78.4433
Wikimapia - http://wikimapia.org/#lat=45.1217&lon=78.4433&z=14&l=1&m=b (Russian viewing recommended)
Geohack - http://stable.toolserver.org/geohack/geohack.php?params=45.1217_N_78.4433_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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