Sunset and sunrise and the SERA definition of night
Finnish time today, 20.06.2019
- Night ends:
- Sunrise: 02:40
- Sunset: 23:54
- Night begins:
Times tomorrow
- Night ends tomorrow:
- Sunrise tomorrow: 02:40
- sunset tomorrow: 23:54
- Night begins tomorrow:
1. General information:
A small airfield on the shore of Oulujärvi lake, some 8 km from Vaasa centre. The runway is gravel surfaced, and the field was used already during the war. No local flying activity. On the field an airport building (locked) and a toilet. Maintenance is taken care of by the municipality.
2. The Airport:
Maintenance has been performed on the airport recently (06/2016) and it is now in good condition. The three plants have been cut down on the whole airfield area and the runway surface has been smoothed.
Below a video by Jari Issakainen of a take off from Vaala field, where the previous situation (before the renovation) can bee seen.
NOTE! No Winter Maintenance.
3. Basic data:
Coordinates: 643006N 0264520E   (Map service)

Runway: 09/27 – 800 x 15 m – gravel
LDA: 09: 800 m, 27: 800 m
Radio frequence: 123,500
Airport elevation: 135 m (443 ft)
Fuel availability: NIL
Announcements: NOTAM

4. Sight seeing and services
The Ihme-named (ihme=wonder) café-restaurant is recommended. Their Oulujärvi lake herrings are famous. Of local sights the Manamansalo wilderness, power station, and Lamminaho estate are worth visiting.
5. Contact information:
Accommodation, car hire, and any other needs: contact the famous Muhos great organiser Jussi Jurvakainen. Phone +358 40 058 7558.
Hotel Siitari: Phone +358 8 563 9000.
Vaala municipality: Phone +358 8 536 0111
6. Links:

efvl

 

EFVL LDG Chart, click on image for pdf document

EFVL LDG Chart, click on image for pdf document

EFVL from the air
picture taken 16.8.2018
By: Veikko Karasvirta

EFVL Terminal
Picture Taken: 16.8.2018
By: Veikko Karasvirta

EFVL Runway west end
Picture taken 16.8.2018
By: Veikko Karasvirta

EFVL Runway east end
Picture taken 16.8.2018
By: Veikko Karasvirta

OH-345 on the Vaala airfield in 11.june.2016. The airfield is in good condition. Photo: Ari Hulkkonen

OH-345 on the Vaala airfield in 11.june.2016. The airfield is in good condition.
Photo: Ari Hulkkonen

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