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McMurdo Station Ice runway at McMurdo Station (Antarctica)

This airport is located near the South Pole. It is one of the southernmost airports in the world.

Ice Runway is built on the pack ice to accommodate the planes that serve the United States Antarctic Program during the austral summer. This track is rebuilt at the beginning of each season and used until the beginning of December when the sea ice begins to come off.

McMurdo Station Ice runway is located near McMurdo Station, with McMurdo Station (Mac Murdo) at 29mi, Otara at 2158mi, Bluff at 2160mi, Invercargill City at 2168mi, Owaka at 2172mi, Invercargill at 2174mi, Avenal at 2174mi, Waverley at 2175mi, Woodlands at 2176mi, Riverton at 2177mi, Wallacetown at 2178mi, Wyndham at 2179mi,

→ See also Northernmost airports in Antarctica and Southernmost airports in Antarctica

→ See also Ice runways in Antarctica

Hotels in McMurdo Station Ice runway

 

aerial view of McMurdo Station Ice runway

Airport code

Elevation : 0 m = 0ft

→ See also Highest airports in Antarctica and Lowest airports in Antarctica

Runways

→ See also Airports with Longest runways in Antarctica

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weather : overcast at McMurdo Station

ciel couvert
-27°F
-27 ↗ -24°F

wind 2mph
gusting to 6mph

extreme cold alert with -27°F at McMurdo Station

Sunday : extreme cold alert with -26°F at McMurdo Station

Aviation weather for McMurdo Station Ice runway NZIR

No METAR for McMurdo Station Ice runway

but aviation weather is available at Phoenix airport (NZFX) at 8mi

No TAF for McMurdo Station Ice runway

but aviation weather is available at Phoenix airport (NZFX) at 8mi

NOTAM for McMurdo Station Ice runway

See NOTAMs

Around McMurdo Station Ice runway at McMurdo Station (Antarctica)

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nearest airports to McMurdo Station Ice runway at McMurdo Station (Antarctica)

→ See also Former airports in Antarctica

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