Airport details for: LGEL (Greece)

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LGEL 172050Z 21005KT CAVOK 29/09 Q1011

General details

ICAO: LGEL
IATA: ---
Name (city): Elefsis
Major:
Country: Greece
vACC: Hellenic vACC
Description:

Today, the city of Elefsis has become a suburb of Athens, to which it is linked by the Motorway 6 and Greek National Road 8. Eleusis is nowadays a major industrial area, and the place where the majority of crude oil in Greece is imported and refined. The largest refinery is located on the west side of town.

There is a military airport a few kilometers east of Eleusis. Eleusis Airfield played a crucial role in the final British evacuation during the 1941 Battle of Greece, as recounted by Roald Dahl in his autobiography Going Solo.

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XP scenery:
Elevation: 143 ft.
Transition altitude: 9000 ft.
MSA: 8900 ft.
Latitude: 38.068381
Longitude: 23.553586
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Runways

Number Course Length Elevation Lat Lon ILS ILS freq ILS FAC GP
18 178° 8983ft / 2738 m 129ft 38.075314 23.554167 - - 3.0°
36 358° 8983ft / 2738 m 20ft 38.051186 23.554167 - - 3.0°