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TECHNICAL DATA

Runway

The runway and taxiways were designed based on a Boeing 707 as critical aircraft. The parking platform allows for the simultaneous operation of three medium-sized aircraft.

The airport's main characteristics are detailed below:

  • Airport codes:
    • TRE - FAA
    • SAVT - OACI
    • REL - IATA
  • Runway length: 2,560 meters
  • Runway width: 45 meters
  • Safety areas: 60 meters (beyond each runway end). End 06 asphalt. End 2.4 dirt
  • Heading of runway: 06-24
  • Airfield location indicator SAWC (ECA) 6.5 km to the north-northeast of the City of Trelew
  • Reference point: SOUTH Latitude 43° 12' 38'' / WEST Longitude 65° 16' 13''
  • Commercial platform: 14,700 square meters
  • Airfield elevation: 43 meters (141 feet)
  • Elevations: RWY 06 140:42.56 RWY 24 134:40.79
  • Taxiways: : 18 meters wide, designed for high speed
  • The structural design is formed by two granular layers of 20 cm and 15 cm, with a weight bearing value (CBR) of approximately 63. The runway and taxiway surface layer is made of concrete (32 cm).
  • Signalling: Diurnal on runway, taxiways and platform. Markings were made with special reflective paint.
  • Weight bearing capacity: PCN - 50 F/B/W/U

Services

  • Air traffic service: Provided by ANAC: Controlled from Mondays to Sundays, H24
    • TWR frequency / 118.7 MHz
    • Auxiliary 120.65 MHz
    • Taxiing 118.7 MHz
    • Emergency 121.5 MHz
  • Fire protection level: The airport has a category 7 level. The service is provided by the Argentine Federal Police and the equipment is provided by the Argentine Navy.
  • Secondary power supply: The airport currently has 2 stand-alone units, one supplying the ''air operations'' (lighting, communications, etc.), and the other one supplying the rest of the services (terminal, etc.)
  • Radioelectric guidance: VOR - DME 115.1 MHz / DME CH 98X NDB - LI 280 KHz.
  • Fuel: Service to be provided by YPF-Repsol. Fuel provision AVGAS 100LL. Capacity 207,000 litres. ATS. JET A1/HD1100. Capacity 535,000 litres.