Bourg – Ceyzériat Airport (French: Aéroport de Bourg - Ceyzériat) (ICAO: LFHS) is an airport located 5 km (3 NM) east of Bourg-en-Bresse and northwest of Ceyzériat, both communes of the Ain department in the Rhône-Alpes region of France.
== Facilities ==
The airport resides at an elevation of 857 feet (261 m) above mean sea level. It has one asphalt paved runway designated 18/36 measuring 1,139 by 30 metres (3,737 ft × 98 ft) and a parallel grass runway measuring 735 by 80 metres (2,411 ft × 262 ft).The airport is open 24 hours and offers Pilot Controlled Lighting for Night VFR flights.
(Airport Infos by Wikipedia)
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