Sunset and sunrise and the SERA definition of night
Finnish time today, 24.11.2017
– Night ends: 07:54
– Sunrise: 08:46
– Sunset: 15:36
– Night begins: 16:27
Times tomorrow
– Night ends tomorrow: 07:56
– Sunsrise tomorrow: 08:48
– Sunset tomorrow: 15:34
– Night begins tomorrow: 16:26
1. General information:
A private grass airfield intended only for ultralights in Degerby village on the south coast of Finland. Fuel available from a cold Teboil station (across the road
some 300m).

2. The Airport:
Level well maintained grass surface in good condition. Closed during adverse surface conditions. Right hand landing approach to runway 09. (All traffic must stay south of the Helsinki-Karjaa road, becuse the noise-sensitive Degerby village is on the north side.At the end of runway 27 there is an oblique power line in the field, and a crossing road just in front of the threshold — lorries and other moving obstructions must be noted.
Do also note that there is often aeromodelling activity on Torbacka, model winches with tow lines may lie on the runway edge outside the threshold markings.
3. Basic data:
Coordinates: 600445N, 0241020E   (Map service)

Runway: 09/27 – 360 x 15 m – grass
Radiofrequency: 123,600
Airport elevation: 5 m (16 ft)
Fuel availability: Mogas across the road
Only for ultralights, private, PPR
Announcements: NOTAM

4. Sight seeing and services
In Degerby village some 500 m to the north an ancient stone church and a shop offering coffee, buns, and snacks.
5. Contact information:
Flygklubb-Torbacka-Lentokerho ry. Torbacka Flying Club.
PPR-phone (Sam Ekholm, lives next door): +358 400 441 402.
6. Links:

efto

EFTO LDG chart, Click on picture to open pdf document

Torbacka airfield seen from the southeast 13.09.2014. Picture Sam Ekholm

Torbacka airfield seen from the southeast 13.09.2014. Picture Sam Ekholm

 

Torbacka airfield seen from the direction of runway 2, 09.13.2014. Photo: Sam Ekholm

Torbacka airfield seen from the direction of runway 27, 09.13.2014. Photo: Sam Ekholm

Torbacka airfield as seen from the from the air in the summer of 2003. Photo by Pontus Hedlund.

Torbacka airfield from the from the air in the summer of 2003. Photo by Pontus Hedlund.

Runway seen from the from the ground. Photo Esa Haakana.

Runway seen from the from the ground. Photo Esa Haakana.

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