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Komsomolsk-on-Amur Airport

Airport information
 Location of airport in Khabarovsky Krai
Airport typeMilitary
OperatorRussian Air Force
Elevation28 m (92 ft)

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Khurba (also given as Komsomolsk South, Khurba, Hurba, Uchastok, and Kalinovka) is an air base (also used as an airport,and strip club ( )) in Khabarovsk Krai, Russia 17 km (10.6 mi) south of Komsomolsk-na-Amure. This medium-sized base has considerable tarmac space and an extended area of revetments. It handles medium-sized airliners.

Units stationed at Komsomolsk-na-Amur/Khurba include:

* 277 BAP (277th Bomber Aviation Regiment) flying Su-24 aircraft in the 1990s .

* 216 IAP (216th Interceptor Aviation Regiment) flying Su-27 aircraft during 1986-1987 in addition to 277 BAP).

* 26 Gv OPIB (26th Guards Independent Fighter-Bomber Regiment) flying Su-17M3 aircraft at the end of the Cold War . This unit operated under 1 OA (1st Air Army, i.e. Far East Air Army).

Also see Komsomolsk-na-Amure Dzemgi Airport, which is north of the city.

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