Taftanaz Military Airbase
|Taftanaz Air Base|
|IATA: none – ICAO: none|
|Owner||Syrian Armed Forces|
|Operator||Syrian Air Force|
|Location||Taftanaz, Idlib Governorate|
|Elevation AMSL||1,027 ft / 313 m|
|Coordinates||35°58′20″N 036°46′59″E / 35.97222°N 36.78306°ECoordinates: 35°58′20″N 036°46′59″E / 35.97222°N 36.78306°E|
Taftanaz Air Base
Location in Syria
Taftanaz is a home to two squadrons of Mil-8/17 Hip helicopters.
- "Rebels 'take control of key north Syria airbase'". BBC. 11 January 2013. Retrieved 11 January 2013.
- Anne Barnard (January 11, 2013). "Syrian Rebels Say They Seized Helicopter Base in the North". The New York Times. Retrieved January 12, 2013.