turkey Silopi airstrip

Silopi, Şırnak
Turkey




Satellite and aerial maps of Silopi with nearby locations


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KmBearing
72.5101ORBB Sirsenk, Duhok
105.0183ORTF Tall Afar, Tall Afar
157.7 28LTCI Van, Van
171.8129ORER Erbil Intl,
212.8291LTCC Diyarbakir, Lai
300.0160ORSH Al Sahra / Speicher AAF, Al Sahra



37 13 35 secs N - 42 27 52 secs E
1.25nm S of Silopi
ICAO: IATA:
Elevation: 1520 feet




History of this Location


During early May 1991, 3 CBAS staged through Silopi on its way to forward positions in northern Iraq to protect the Kurds, under Operation Haven.
During spring 1991, 846 NAS based its eight Sea Kings at Silopi to support operations in northern Iraq to protect the Kurds, under Operation Haven.

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List of units at Silopi

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YearsRotary Wing Aircraft Unitbold : Current Model
normal: Unit no longer at this base
1991UK 846 NASSea King HC.4 1979/13
1991UK 3 CBASLynx 1982/95
SA341B Gazelle AH.1 1975/95




Operations


DatesOperation
18-apr-9115-jul-91Operation Haven



List of aircraft and events at Silopi

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DatesOrg/TypeUnit
1991-may-01 3 CBASUK Army Air CorpsLynx AH1XZ644



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