Montluçon – Guéret Airport

Montluçon – Guéret Airport (French: Aéroport de Montluçon - Guéret[2]) (IATA: MCU, ICAO: LFBK) is an airport in Lépaud, a commune in the Creuse department[1] of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region of France. The airport is located 22.5 km (14 mi) southwest of Montluçon[1] in the Allier department. It is also 45 km (28 mi) east of Guéret[2] in the Creuse department.

Montluçon - Guéret Airport

Aéroport de Montluçon - Guéret
Summary
Airport typePublic
OperatorCCI de Montluçon Gannat
ServesMontluçon / Guéret
LocationLépaud, Creuse, France
Elevation AMSL1,367 ft / 417 m
Coordinates46°13′34″N 002°21′46″E / 46.22611°N 2.36278°E / 46.22611; 2.36278Coordinates: 46°13′34″N 002°21′46″E / 46.22611°N 2.36278°E / 46.22611; 2.36278
Map
LFBK is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
LFBK
LFBK
Location of airport in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
17/35 1,900 6,234 Asphalt
17R/35L 1,000 3,281 Grass
Sources: French AIP,[1] UAF,[2] DAFIF[3]

FacilitiesEdit

The airport resides at an elevation of 1,367 feet (417 m) above mean sea level. It has one paved runway designated 17/35 with an asphalt surface measuring 1,900 by 45 metres (6,234 ft × 148 ft). It also has a parallel unpaved runway with a grass surface measuring 1,000 by 80 metres (3,281 ft × 262 ft).[1][2]

StatisticsEdit

Annual passenger traffic at MCU airport. See source Wikidata query.

ReferencesEdit

In August 2021 the airport hosted three classes of the World Gliding Championships[1]

External linksEdit

  1. ^ "Official competition web-site". Retrieved 6 August 2021.