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Dijon Air Base

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Airport information
Airport typeMilitary
OwnerGovernment of France
OperatorArmée de l'air
ServesDijon, Bourgogne, France
LocationLongvic, France
Elevation221 m (726 ft)

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Dijon Air Base ( ) is a Front-line French Air Force ( (ALA) NATO air base. The base is located approximately 2 mi (3.2 km) east-southeast of Longvic; about 165 mi (265.5 km) southeast of Paris

Dijon Air Base is one of the oldest of the Armée de l'Air, being established in 1914, having origins beginning in September 1910 as a civil airdrome. it has been active for over 95 years through both 20th Century World Wars, the Cold War, and numerous crisis.

Operating as a joint civilian base, it is also a commercial airport, the airline Eastern Airways began to operate at the airport in August 2010.

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