Information of RAF Leuchars

Leuchars, Scotland, United Kingdom

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  • RAF Leuchars - With Tornado F.3's arriving the Phantom Simulator became redundant. It awaits its fate at RAF Leuchars EGQL in June 1990. Believed to have been preserved. - by Clive Pattle by Clive Pattle
  • RAF Leuchars - A long distance shot of the ramp showing Typhoons and a Seaking - by Clive Pattle by Clive Pattle
  • RAF Leuchars - A pair of Aermacchi AMX of 32 Stormo Italian Air Force lined up on rwy 27 at RAF Leuchars EGQL. - by Clive Pattle by Clive Pattle
  • RAF Leuchars - A Tornado GR.4 over the airbase at RAF Leuchars with the 111 Sqn buildings in the background. - by Clive Pattle by Clive Pattle
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Location & QuickFacts

Airport ICAO Code:EGQL
Airport IATA Code:ADX
Longitude/Latitude:W 002° 52' 06.40"/N 56° 22' 22.40"
-2.868444/56.372889
Elevation:38 ft / 11.58 m
Location:Leuchars, Scotland, United Kingdom
Magnetic Variation:W 3°56.0' (2008-04)
Time Zone:UTC 0(+1DT)

Airport Communications

Type Name Freq 1 Freq 2 Freq 3 Freq 4 Freq 5
Approach Control APP126.5 M255.4 M
Automatic Terminal Information Service ATIS369.25 M
Ground Control GND122.1 M275.375 M
Operations OPS396.9 M
Tower TWR122.1 M293.825 M257.8 M

Runway Information

Runway 04/22

Dimension:4803 x 151 ft / 1464.0 x 46.0 m
Surface:Asphalt, asphaltic concrete, tar macadam, or bitumen bound macadam.
  Runway 04 Runway 22
Longitude:-2.874286 / W 002° 52' 27.43"-2.860197 / W 002° 51' 36.71"
Latitude:56.369942 / N 56° 22' 11.79"56.380475 / N 56° 22' 49.71"
End Elevation:26.0 ft33.0 ft
Alignment:042.0222.0
Slope:0.1-0.1
Touchdown Zone Elev.:29.035.0

Runway 09/27

Dimension:8491 x 150 ft / 2588.1 x 45.7 m
Surface:Asphalt, asphaltic concrete, tar macadam, or bitumen bound macadam.
  Runway 09 Runway 27
Longitude:-2.881706 / W 002° 52' 54.14"-2.840236 / W 002° 50' 24.85"
Latitude:56.373042 / N 56° 22' 22.95"56.376344 / N 56° 22' 34.84"
End Elevation:31.0 ft21.0 ft
Alignment:086.0266.0
Slope:-0.20.2
Touchdown Zone Elev.:31.028.0
Displaced Threshold:892 ft0 ft
Lighting System 1:High Intensity Runway LightsHigh Intensity Runway Lights
Lighting System 2:Centerline 2 CrossbarsCalvert (British)
Lighting System 3:PAPI - Precision Approach Path IndicatorPAPI - Precision Approach Path Indicator

Remarks

Caution - Hi gnd 668' 285 2.5 NM. Bird haz. There is a significant dip on the N side of Rwy 09-27 btn 2000' to 2500' fr the thld of Rwy 27.
Fluid - LOX HPOX OXRB
Fuel - 100LL, A1+
JASU - E-1, E-11, E-12, E-15, E-17, A-4
Lighting - PAPI Rwy 27 GS 2.5 .
Miscellanouis - Mil emerg diversion arpt.
Noise Abadment - Sun, nml movements not permitted btn 0001-1200Z++. Reverse thrust not permitted unless opr nec btn 2200-0730Z++.
Oil - O-123-128-149-156
Restricted - 24 hr PPR thru OPS. All hot acft or dangerous cargo loads, inform ATC at 40 NM inbd or at initial ctc.

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