- Gia Lam Airbase
Vietnamhas two major military airfields used by the PAVN Air force.
Gia Lam Airbase is one of two major military airbases in
Vietnam, but it is being used as a civilian airport. The airport pre-dates the Vietnamwar and likely built by the French.
Hanoiand is one of two airports in the city.
* ICAO: VVGL
* IATA: N/A
Little information is known about the airport, as it is a military airport. The base has a 6,700 ft paved runway.
The base is home to
MiG-21fighters and Kamov Ka-28helicopters of the PAVN Air forceand stored in revetments.
* [http://www.richard-seaman.com/Aircraft/Misc/VietnameseAirForce/ Vietnamese airforce]
* [http://www.freewebs.com/projectvietnamfs/vvglgialam.htm Gia Lam as part of FS Project Vietnam]
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