Uzin (Chepelevka)

Alternate namesUzin-Sherpelovka, Uzyn (US)
Location4 km S Uzin
Coordinates49° 47.4' N 30° 26.5' E (49.7900,30.4417)
Elevation173 m (568 ft)
Runway3500x80 m (11483x262 ft) 023-203°T (CONC)
Military units409 TBAP (Tu-95, 1955)[#6]. 1006 TBAP (Tu-95 1956-)[#2] (Tu-95K 1957-) (Tu-95MS 1985-) (21 Tu-95, 1991, 25 in 1994)[#2]. 409 APSZ (Tu-95 1955-) (Il-78 1986-1991)[#2]. 182 TBAP (Tu-95).

Comments and historyMedium-size bomber base. Received Russia's first Tu-95 in 1955 (409 TBAP)6. The 182 TBAP (Tu-95) moved here from Mozdok, then to Russia.

Mapping linksGoogle Earth -,30.4417&spn=0.1,0.1&output=kml
Google Maps (map) -,30.4417&spn=0.1,0.1&t=m&q=49.7900,30.4417
Google Maps (sat) -,30.4417&spn=0.1,0.1&t=h&q=49.7900,30.4417
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Computations and data compilation: Tim Vasquez
Coordinate data: Google Earth
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Runway data: Google Earth
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