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General information for Lukla Airport
Airport codes: LUA VNLK
Type: local airport(light traffic)
Scheduled airline service: yes
Serves: Lukla, Sagarmatha, Nepal
Latitude: 27.686899 | 27 41.213951 N | N27 41 12
Longitude: 86.729698 | 86 43.781891 E | E086 43 46
Field elevation: 9,380 ft/2,859 m MSL
Radio communication frequencies for Lukla Airport
TWR: 122.5 MHz
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Runways at Lukla Airport
- 1,616 x 98 ft (493 x 30 m) — other (asphalt) — not lighted— threshold 24 displaced 1,616 ft (493 m)
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Aviation weather for Lukla Airport
Current conditions (METAR) for Lukla Airport
Closest report is Tribhuvan International Airport, 72.9 nm (135.0 km) W. Retrieved 2015/05/26 00:50:
VNKT 260050Z 00000KT 9999 FEW020 17/15 Q1013 NOSIG
Forecast (TAF) for Lukla Airport
Closest forecast is Tribhuvan International Airport, 72.9 nm (135.0 km) W. Retrieved 2015/05/17 06:30:
TAF TAF VNKT 170300Z 1706/1806 26005KT 8000 FEW025 BECMG 1707/1709 31010KT 9999 FEW025 SCT100 PROB30 TEMPO 1708/1714 VRB15KT 4000 TSRA FEW025CB BKN100 BECMG 1714/1715 00000KT 6000 FEW020 BECMG 1800/1802 4000 BR FEW020 SCT025 BECMG 1804/1805 20005KT 6000 FEW025
Notices to Airmen (NOTAM) for Lukla Airport
Please confirm all NOTAMs at the original source! These are for information only, and may be wrong, out of date, or incomplete.
We have no current NOTAMs for Lukla Airport. Please check with an official source to confirm.