Sultan Muhammad Salahuddin Airport (IATA: BMU, ICAO: WADB), also known as Bima Airport, is an airport located approximately 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) to the south of the city of Bima, on the island of Sumbawa, West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia.
That airport was previously known as Palibelo Airport (IATA: PBW, ICAO: WRRB); however, that name has since been discontinued by the IATA.The airport is named after Sultan Muhammad Salahuddin, the last king of the Bima Sultanate.
(Airport Infos by Wikipedia)
This app shows satellite views of random airports. Its aim is to introduce you to the variety of airport structures embedded into the landscape.
This app is based on the Google Maps API, which on the one hand provides a powerful programming interface for web-based mapping applications, and on the other hand opens access to high quality satellite imagery for places all over the world.
The backend is realized in Python with the help of the excellent Flask micro framework.
The locations of airports have been imported from the public domain data provided by the aviation enthusiasts at OurAirports.com. The app displays randomly selected airports of the categories 'large_airport','medium_airport' and 'small_airport' for which runway coordinates are available.
Furthermore, the user interface incorporates icons from Font Awesome and fonts from Google Fonts.
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The source code of this app can be found at Github.
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