WGAC 2016 Hungary

Local info

Location – Kecskemét

The 19th FAI World Glider Aerobatic Championships and the 7th FAI World Advanced Glider Aerobatic Championships will take place at Matkó Airfield (LHMP), located about 90 km south from Budapest (capital of Hungary). The airfield is situated close to Kecskemét in the center of Hungary. Kecskemét city offers several cultural and recreational opportunities of high quality and it is also the home base of the Hungarian Airforce.

Airport information

Matkó Airport is one of the well-equipped privat airports of Hungary.

Name:Matko Airport
Location:11km/6nm SW Kecskemét
Co-ordinates:N 46 48 48; E  019 39 54
Elevation:367 ft; 112 m
Callsign:Matko INFO
RWY13/31 1200x100m grass 
Traffic Pattern:13RH; 31LH 1200ft AMSL
Operational availabilityVFR
Operational hoursSR-SS
Airport Category:Non-public aerodrome
Aerodrome operator:Matko Airport Ltd 
Phone:+36 30 230 1724; +36 30 953 5228



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