Pokka - EFPA
1. Sunset and sunrise and the SERA definition of night
|Finnish time today, 07.12.2023 - Night ends: 09:19 - Sunrise: 11:55 - Sunset: 12:39 - Night begins: 15:00||Times tomorrow - Night ends tomorrow: 09:21 - Sunrise tomorrow: - sunset tomorrow: 12:27 - Night begins tomorrow: 14:59|
2. General information:
Airfield with an oil-gravel runway in good condition. Sparsely used , situated in the middle of Lapland in the Pokka village. At the very southern end of the field there is a small parking area, with a small accommodation cabin and an outdoor fireplace nearby. The runway is surrounded by a barren heath, there are no significant obstructions near the edges of the runway. The distance to the Pokka village is some 3 kilometres. It is advisable to watch for reindeer during landing. By ordering in advance 98E fuel is available at the Tieva bar.
3. Price Information:
4. The Airport:
Runway and parking area are in good condition. In the summer of 2011 numerous tufts of grass had grown through the runway. No significant edge obstructions. A lot of loose stones on the runway, so it is advisable to do test runs on the parking area, which is in good condition.
5. Basic data:
Coordinates: 680859N 0254950E
Runway: 16/34 – 800 x 18 m – oilgravel
LDA: 16: 800 m, 34: 800 m
Radio frequency: 123,150
Airport elevation: 260 m (853 ft)
Fuel availability: Fuel not available at the field, 98E obtainable from the Tieva bar by ordering.
6. Sight seeing and services
Food and accommodation obtainable at the Tieva bar, 4 kilometres from the field. Possible to order transport from the field to the Tieva bar. Cabin accommodation and restaurant service. Worth visiting: Taatsin seita some 18 kilometres from the field, an old sacrificial site of the Saame people, the original inhabitants of Lapland.
7. Contact information:
Tieva-bar, +358 16 657 635 or +358 50 404 2123.