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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 2014/07/26 07:50:
VNKT 260750Z 24004KT 8000 FEW020 FEW025TCU SCT100 28/18 Q1012 NOSIG
Forecast (TAF) for Lukla Airport
Closest forecast is Tribhuvan International Airport, 72.9 nm (135.0 km) W. Retrieved 2014/07/25 12:00:
TAF VNKT 250900Z 2512/2612 18008KT 8000 FEW020 SCT030 BKN100 BECMG 2514/2515 00000KT 6000 FEW015 SCT025 BKN100 PROB40 TEMPO 2518/2522 FEW025CB OVC090 BECMG 2600/2602 5000 BR BECMG 2603/2604 20005KT 7000 BECMG 2606/2607 19008KT 8000 FEW020 SCT030 BKN100 TEMPO 2606/2612 5000 -TSRA FEW015 FEW025CB OVC090
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 These are for information only, and may be wrong, out of date, or incomplete.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.