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|Region||South America and Caribbean|
|Coordinates||25° 2' 27.21" N, 77° 27' 57.81" W|
|Date/Time||18 September 2020 22:00:00|
|Wind speed||06 kts|
|Lowest cloud amount||few clouds|
|Tag(s)||Tropical Revolving Storm|
Lynden Pindling (Nassau) International Airport
ICAO: MYNN IATA: NAS
Lynden Pindling International Airport, formerly known as Nassau International Airport, is the largest airport in The Bahamas, and the largest international gateway into the country.
Tropical Monsoon climate (Köppen climate classification Am) - monthly mean temperatures above 18°C64.4 °F
in every month of the year and features wet and dry seasons. A tropical monsoon climate typically features less pronounced dry seasons than a tropical savanna climate and see less variance in temperatures during the course of the year. The driest month nearly always occurs at or soon after the "winter" solstice.
Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of MYNN
- SF34 / PA27, Nassau Bahamas, 2018 (On 22 September 2018, a Saab 340B taking off in accordance with its clearance at Nassau came close to a midair collision over the main runway after a light aircraft began an almost simultaneous takeoff in the opposite direction of the same runway contrary to its received and correctly acknowledged non-conflicting takeoff clearance for a different runway without the TWR controller noticing. The light aircraft passed over the Saab 340 without either aircraft crew seeing the other aircraft. The Investigation noted that the light aircraft pilot had “forgotten” his clearance and unconsciously substituted an alternative.)