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Sitia AirportAirport History

The Sitia Public Airport , is found in the region Mponta of Sitia Municipality , and is far 1 Km. from the centre of city.
On June 7, 1984 is landed in Sitia airport, the first plane of Olympic Airways, DORNIER 228 type. Tis is the SXBHF, that executed the first test flight, and gets staff of Olympic Aviation.

On June 9, 1984 became the openings of Sitia Public Airport. In the 10:30 of the same day, was landed the aircraft SXBHC, that executed the first official flight, OAL 7001. Get Governor YPA, Mr Tzouvalis, the Athens International Airport Manager Mr Papadimitropoulos and superior employees of HCAA and Olympic Airways.

On June 13, 1984 are landed first flight OAL by Rhodes with aircraft type SKYVAN.

On June 14, 1984 are landed first flight OAL by Karpathos.

On September 6, 1986 was completed the works of RWY 17/23, TWY and APRON blacktop.

On May 20, 1993 became the rehousing of Sitia Airport Services , from the old Terminal building in the new including Tower Control building. The new building installations cover an area of 550 m2.

From May 1, 2003 a new Runway 05/23, with length 2100 m, width 60 m and security zones +/- 75 m has been operated. Also there are 3 new Taxiways and 2 new aircraft stands for big and small aircrafts.

Also, from May 1, 2003 the old Terminal building replaced with temporary Terminal buildings which cover an area of 1000 m2.

About Airport

The airport was opened in 1984.

Distance and Direction from city: 1 NM West f rom Sitia.

Refernce point: 351320N 260610E
Elevation: 347FT
Runway: Designation 05/23 Dimensions 2100x60

POSTAL ADDRESS: Sitia Airport
72300 SITIA
GREECE

TELEPHONE: +302843024424
TELEX: 262452 LGST GR
FAX: +302843024424
e-mail: kasttl at otenet gr
IATA CODE: JSH

Telephone Directory
Airport Manager: +302843024424

Airlines
Olympic Airways : +3028430 24666

Air traffic statistics 2000
Flights: 118
Passengers: 1690

WEB: http://www.hcaa-eleng.gr/sitia.htm


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General Info
Country Greece
ICAO ID LGST
Time UTC+2(+3DT)
Latitude 35.216108
35° 12' 57.99" N
Longitude 26.101325
026° 06' 04.77" E
Elevation 376 feet
115 meters
Magnetic Variation 003° E (01/05)
Beacon Yes
Daylight Savings Time Last Sunday in March to last Sunday in October


Communications
INFO 122.6
RDO
(5637 Opr 0400-1700Z++)(2989 Opr 1700-0400Z++)
5637
2989


Runways
ID Dimensions Surface PCN ILS
05/23 6804 x 148 feet
2074 x 45 meters
ASPHALT 040FBYU NO


Navaids
Type ID Name Channel Freq Distance From Field Bearing From Navaid
VOR-DME SIT SITIA 080X 113.3 10.1 NM 329.9


Remarks
FUEL (NC-100LL, A1)

Runway 05/23

6804 x 148 feet
2074 x 45 meters

Runway 05
Surface ASPHALT
True Heading 050.5
Latitude 35.210192
35° 12' 36.69" N
Longitude 26.092453
026° 05' 32.83" E
Elevation 376.4 feet
115 meters
Slope -0.9°
Landing Distance 6804 feet
2074 meters
Takeoff Distance 6804 feet
2074 meters
Lighting System MIRL
REIL

Runway 23
Surface ASPHALT
True Heading 230.5
Latitude 35.222089
35° 13' 19.52" N
Longitude 26.110022
026° 06' 36.08" E
Elevation 315.6 feet
96 meters
Slope 0.9°
Landing Distance 6804 feet
2074 meters
Takeoff Distance 6804 feet
2074 meters
Lighting System MIRL
REIL
PAPI

Navaids

SITIA
Type ID Channel Freq Country State
VOR-DME SIT 080X 113.3 Greece -
Latitude Longitude Airport
35.066111
35° 03' 58.00" N
26.194722
026° 11' 41.00" E
LGST

 


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