Alternate namesJelgava
Location3 km NW Yelgava
Coordinates56° 40.4' N 23° 40.7' E (56.6733,23.6783)
Elevation6 m (20 ft)
Runway2500x40 m (8202x131 ft) 089-269°T (CONC)
Military units285 OVEREB (19 Mi-8, 1991).

Comments and historyProbably a forward deployment attack base. The airfield is in a severe state of decay and trees are growing throughout the runway area. The airfield is marginally operational though and several general aviation planes, including an An-2, are still parked there.

Mapping linksGoogle Earth -,23.6783&spn=0.1,0.1&output=kml
Google Maps (map) -,23.6783&spn=0.1,0.1&t=m&q=56.6733,23.6783
Google Maps (sat) -,23.6783&spn=0.1,0.1&t=h&q=56.6733,23.6783
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Sources Computations and data compilation: Tim Vasquez
Coordinate data: Google Earth
Elevation data:
Runway data: Google Earth
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