İstanbul Samandıra Army Air Base

LTBX · Istanbul, Türkiye

About İstanbul Samandıra Army Air Base

FIR Istanbul FIR
Region Istanbul
Country Türkiye
Runways 4/22
Type Midsized airport
Coordinates (ARP) 40.993, 29.2165   405935N 0291259E
Variation 6.1° E (2024)
Timezone Istanbul (+3 h)
Local time May 20, 2024 06:01


ID True Heading Magnetic Heading Length Width Surface Latitude Longitude
18 180° 173° 1,380 m 30 m Concrete 40.9866 29.2166
36 360° 353° 40.9993 29.2165
4 046° 039° 764 m 15 m Concrete 40.9955 29.2197
22 226° 219° 40.9906 29.2133

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The airport may be closed or require prior permission. True headings and the coordinates of runway ends may be an estimation. Magnetic headings are calculated from true headings using the WMM 2020 model.

İstanbul Samandıra Army Air Base

İstanbul Samandıra Army Air Base is a midsized airport in Istanbul, Türkiye. The airport is located at latitude 40.99300 and longitude 29.21650. The airport has 2 runways: 18/36 and 4/22. The ICAO airport code of this field is LTBX. Nearby other airfields are Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport, Tuzla Air Base, İstanbul Atatürk Airport, Yalova Airport and İstanbul Airport.

İstanbul Samandıra Army Air Base does not publish a METAR, the nearest weather station is Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport, which is 14 km away. The flight information region (FIR) is Istanbul.

İstanbul Samandıra Army Air Base is in the timezone of Europe/Istanbul. Difference with UTC is +3 h. Today the sun rises at 05:40 and sets at 20:19. This applies to İstanbul Samandıra Army Air Base, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is +3 hour. Daylight saving time is currently in progress.

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Navigational aids

Name Ident Type Distance Direction
Sabiha Gokcen SBH VOR-DME 14 km 139°
Sabiha Gokcen SAB NDB 14 km 140°
Beykoz BKZ VOR-DME 16 km 337°
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