Pilot information for Lukla Airport

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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

APP: 122.3 MHz
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)

Members can add and update runway information.

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 2015/10/13 07:50:

VNKT 130750Z 28005KT 220V020 8000 FEW020 SCT030 25/15 Q1019 NOSIG

Forecast (TAF) for Lukla Airport

Closest forecast is Tribhuvan International Airport, 72.9 nm (135.0 km) W. Retrieved 2015/10/12 06:00:

TAF VNKT 120300Z 1206/1306 25007KT 8000 FEW015 SCT030 BKN100 PROB40 
      TEMPO 1206/1212 VRB10KT 3000 TSRA/SHRA FEW025CB OVC090 
      BECMG 1214/1215 00000KT 5000 BR FEW015 SCT025 BKN100 PROB30 
      TEMPO 1215/1220 VRB08KT 3000 TSRA FEW025CB OVC090 
      BECMG 1301/1302 3000 BR FEW015 SCT025 BKN100 
      BECMG 1304/1305 VRB03KT 5000 BR FEW015 SCT025 BKN100

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 These are for information only, and may be wrong, out of date, or incomplete.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.