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Thanjavur Air Force Station
Tanjore Air Force Station
IATA: TJV – ICAO: VOTJ
Summary
Airport type Military
Operator Government
Location Thanjavur (Tanjore), India
Elevation AMSL 253 ft / 77 m
Coordinates 10°43′20″N 079°06′05″E / 10.72222°N 79.10139°E / 10.72222; 79.10139
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
07/25 1,731 5,680 Concrete
14/32 1,450 4,757 Concrete
Source: DAFIF

Thanjavur Air Force Station (IATA: TJV, ICAO: VOTJ) is a military airport located in Thanjavur (also known as Tanjore), a municipal corporation in the state of Tamil Nadu in India. This new Air Force Station is being built on land was acquired by the Indian Air Force in 2006. The site already contained runways, having previously served as an airport.

In early 1990s, Thanjavur was connected with Chennai via the Vayudoot Flight Service, which was stopped due to poor patronage.

Facilities

The airport resides at an elevation of 253 feet (77 m) above mean sea level. It has two runways with concrete surfaces: 07/25 measuring 5,680 by 150 feet (1,731 × 46 m) and 14/32 measuring 4,757 by 150 feet (1,450 × 46 m). Recent aerial photography only shows markings on Runway 07/25.



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General Info
Country India
ICAO ID VOTJ
Latitude 10.722428
10° 43' 20.74" N
Longitude 79.101567
079° 06' 05.64" E
Elevation 253 feet
77 meters
Magnetic Variation 002° W (01/06)
Operating Agency CIVIL GOVERNMENT, (LANDING FEES AND DIPLOMATIC CLEARANCE MAY BE REQUIRED)


Runways
ID Dimensions Surface PCN ILS
07/25 5680 x 150 feet
1731 x 46 meters
CONCRETE. - NO
14/32 4757 x 150 feet
1450 x 46 meters
CONCRETE. - NO



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