LHDC 172215Z 23007KT CAVOK 18/16 Q1006 NOSIG
Debrecen Airport is one of the five international airport in Hungary. The airport is located 3.1 mi Southwest from Debrecen town. Since 2001 it is an international airport, operates mainly charter flights.
The history of Debrecen Airport goes back to the early 20th Century, subsequently the Airport served sport and military purposes. During World War II it was the base of a Hungarian bombing squad. Between 1946-1968 Debrecen Airport functioned also as an emergency airfield for Budapest Airport. Following World War II the Soviet air force had control over the airport until 1990. In May, 1991, Soviet troops vacated the airport and handed in over to the Hungarian State. In 1994 Debrecen Municipal Government realized the need to develop the airport and included it in its development plan. The city purchased the airport and has been steadily developing it.
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|23L||224°||8202ft / 2500 m||359ft||47.494645||21.624686||✘||-||-||3.0°|