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Uwanja wa Ndege wa Arusha (Swahili)
|IATA: ARK – ICAO: HTAR
– WMO: 63789
|Owner||Government of Tanzania|
|Operator||Tanzania Airports Authority|
|Hub for||Air Excel
|Elevation AMSL||4,550 ft / 1,387 m|
Arusha Airport (IATA: ARK, ICAO: HTAR) is a small airport serving Arusha, Tanzania. The airport is currently undergoing an expansion, which includes a new apron and terminal building but not a runway extension.
Airlines and destinations
|Coastal Aviation||Dar es Salaam, Kilimanjaro, Mafia Island, Manyara, Mikumi, Mwanza, Pemba Island, Ruaha, Selous, Serengeti, Seronera, Tanga, Tarangire, Zanzibar|
|Precision Air||Dar es Salaam, Zanzibar|
|Regional Air||Kilimanjaro, Manyara, Zanzibar|
|Tropical Air||Dar es Salaam, Zanzibar|
|ZanAir||Dar es Salaam, Mombasa, Pemba Island, Zanzibar|
Accidents and incidents
- On 18 December 2013, an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 767 (ET-AQW) flight from Addis Ababa to Kilimanjaro International Airport made an unscheduled landing at the airport after it failed to land at its destination. It overran the short runway which resulted in the airport being closed for a short time. A few days later it was flown empty to Kilimanjaro International Airport .
- "Consolidated Traffic Statistics" (PDF). Tanzania Airports Authority. Retrieved 21 September 2014.
- "List of Aerodromes in Tanzania" (PDF). Tanzania Civil Aviation Authority. Retrieved 5 April 2013.
- "New Apron, Terminal Building for Arusha Airport". Arusha Times. 18 January 2014. Retrieved 21 September 2014.
- "Ethiopian Airlines Flight ET-815 of 18 December 2013" (Press release). 18 December 2013. Retrieved 2013-12-18.
- THOME, WOLFGANG H. (18 December 2013). "ETHIOPIAN AIRLINES IN UNSCHEDULED LANDING AT ARUSHA MUNICIPAL FIELD". eturbonews.com. Retrieved 18 December 2013.
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