Sunset and sunrise and the SERA definition of night
Finnish time today, 20.09.2017
– Night ends: 06:11
– Sunrise: 06:59
– Sunset: 19:26
– Night begins: 20:13
Times tomorrow
– Night ends tomorrow: 06:14
– Sunsrise tomorrow: 07:01
– Sunset tomorrow: 19:22
– Night begins tomorrow: 20:10
1. General information:
An airfield in Kytölä east of Haapavesi town, with active ultralight flying. Glider pilots of Raahen Ilmailijat Flying Club also use the field in the summer. Raahen Ilmailijat provide glider schooling during such periods. There are no services on the field.
2. The Airport:
Updated 16.07.2017.
The oil gravel surface is uneven and in bad condition. No winter maintenance.
3. Basic data:
Coordinates: 640645N 0253015E   (Mapservice)

Runway: 12/30 – 770 x 15 m – Asphalt/gravel
Radio frequency: 123,550
Airport elevation: 96 m (315 ft)
Fuel availablility: NIL
Note! No winter maintenance
Announcements: NOTAM

4. Sight seeing and services
Comprehensive services in Haapavesi centre: restaurants, hotel, shops, post office, pharmacy, service stations, sport sites etc. A good camping site in Kyläsaari at the centre of town comprising a sauna etc. Near to Haapavesi a farming establishment for visitors and two wineries, one in Kytölä in the neighborhood of the airfield. Worth visiting e.g. the really modern Haapavesi church, museums, the Ruustinnanhovi/Nora institute, which also provides accommodation, Phone (08) 4592 111, Ainali lake bird sanctuary, an Orthodox chapel and much more. The Pyhäjoki river flows through Haapavesi, and around Haapavesi there are many lakes, pleasant to view both from the air and the ground. The Piispanneva turf production area is also interesting to visit. In the summer Haapavesi hosts the Haapavesi Folk Music Festival, offering musical entertainment for many tastes. Haapavesi is additionally known for many cultural happenings throughout the year.
5. Contact information:
Airfield Cheif: Kari Ruuska Phone +358 44 99 23632.
Chairman: Martti Jylänki Phone +358 40 511 4520.
Taxi: +358 100 85566.

EFHP LDG Chart, click on image for pdf document

EFHP LDG Chart, click on image for pdf document

Field seen from the west side, from the beginning of runway 12. You can stay overnight for free on the couch in the cabin next to hangar. Photo Taken: 08.20.2015. Photo: Veikko Karasvirta

Field seen from the west side, from the beginning of runway 12. You can stay overnight for free on the couch in the cabin next to hangar.
Photo Taken: 08.20.2015.
Photo: Veikko Karasvirta

Haapavesi field as seen from the northern side. Photographed 20.08.2015. Photo: Veikko Karasvirta

Haapavesi field as seen from the northern side. Photographed 20.08.2015. Photo: Veikko Karasvirta

The parking area in the autumn of 2005. Photo by Mikko Maliniemi.

The parking area in the autumn of 2005. Photo by Mikko Maliniemi.

Runway 30 approach line in the autumn of 2005. Photo by Mikko Maliniemi.

Runway 30 approach line in the autumn of 2005. Photo by Mikko Maliniemi.

The airport from the direction of Runway 12. Photo Mikko Maliniemi

The airport from the direction of Runway 12. Photo Mikko Maliniemi

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