Kasane Airport

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Kasane Airport
Kasane Airport.jpg
IATA: BBKICAO: FBKE
BBK is located in Botswana
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Location of the airport in Botswana
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Botswana Department of Civil Aviation
Serves Kasane
Location Kasane, Botswana
Elevation AMSL 3,290 ft / 1,003 m
Coordinates 17°49′47″S 25°09′47″E / 17.82972°S 25.16306°E / -17.82972; 25.16306
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
8/26 9,843 3,000 Asphalt/Concrete

Kasane Airport is an airport in Kasane, Botswana (IATA: BBKICAO: FBKE). The airport is located approximately 7 kilometres (4.3 mi) southeast of the town along the Kisane–Kachikau Road. Air Botswana provides scheduled service between Kasane and Gaborone on Tuesdays, Fridays, and Sundays. Numerous charter flight operators offer flights to other destinations in the vicinity.

Because of its location near Chobe National Park, the airport is mainly used for tourism.[citation needed] Most lodges in the Kasane area provide shuttles from and to the airport. A bus shuttle is available for travel to Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Air Botswana Gaborone, Johannesburg-OR Tambo, Maun
Airlink Johannesburg-OR Tambo

Charter operators[edit]

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