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Offline MikeS

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Re: Missing airports
« Reply #120 on: April 29, 2018, 02:04:30 PM »
Santiago de Cuba (SCU / MUCU) seems to be missing.

It's Cuba's second largest city and has a decent airport with a 4000m runway.



Online wilian.souza2

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Re: Missing airports
« Reply #121 on: May 05, 2018, 01:45:11 AM »
The old airport of Palmas, Brazil, is missing.

It was an airport which operated temporarily from shortly after the inauguration of the city - somewhere in 1991 - through the inauguration of the current Lysias Rodrigues Airport, in 2001.

I couldn't find detailed information about that aiport. I gathered some data with the help of Wikipedia and historical satellite images in Google Earth. According to these sources, the airport had the IATA designation as PMW and ICAO designation as SWPJ, operated "temporarily" in over 10 years and its runway was 1800 x 30 m, which was sufficient for large aircraft to operate.

Below there are 2 satellite images taken from Google Earth, showing the location of the airport with respect to the current one and the demonstration of the runway's dimensions. The airport coordinates were taken by myself with Google Earth and is of the point at the center of the runway:

Offline gallen89

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Re: Missing airports
« Reply #122 on: May 20, 2018, 08:04:02 AM »
I just noticed that some of the bigger airports in Iraq are missing. Excluding the one's that have been off-and-on closed due to conflict, the following airports were/are open at least in some of the latter stages of the game:

Erbil International:
Nasiriyah Airport:
Sulaimaniyah International:
Al Najaf International:

Offline gallen89

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Re: Missing airports
« Reply #123 on: May 21, 2018, 12:03:43 AM »
A few more in the Horn of Africa countries might be worth adding. They're all serviced by the major East Africa airlines, and most opened in the 2000s or 2010s.

Juba International:

Bender Qasim International:

Hargeisa Egal:

Offline dandan

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Re: Missing airports
« Reply #124 on: May 28, 2018, 01:43:38 PM »
maybe something to think about:      has absolutely no demand. what is the point of creating an airport without demand?      -mostly- replaces PSY in 86; is missing

Offline Kdps

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Re: Missing airports
« Reply #125 on: November 08, 2018, 12:41:20 PM »
Some significant airports in the Philippines missing from the database (mostly small but active airports):

Tablas Airport (RPVU / BH)
Ormoc Airport (RPVO / OMC)
Cauayan Airport (RPUY / CYZ)
Calbayog Airport (RPVC / CYP)
Cuyo Airport (RPLO / CYU)
Balesin Airport (RPLE / BSI)
El Nido Airport (RPEN / ENI)

In addition, it would be nice to update data on Caticlan Airport (RPVE / MPH)

Also, Laguindingan Airport (RPMY) became the main airport serving Cagayan de Oro City starting June 2013. It inherited the IATA code CGY from Lumbia Airport (RPML), the one currently in the AWS DB (Lumbia is now a military facility).

Offline dandan

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Re: Missing airports
« Reply #126 on: November 12, 2018, 11:16:19 AM »
not really a missing airport but:

MDE was only opened in 1985. before that, EOH was the airport serving Medellin. EOH was closed between 1985 and 1990 and is since only open to domestic traffic. Maybe something to reflect better for new gameworlds :)


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