Kigoma Airport

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Kigoma Airport
Uwanja wa Ndege wa Kigoma  (Swahili)
Kigoma Airport.jpg
WMO: 63801
Airport type Public
Owner Government of Tanzania
Operator Tanzania Airports Authority
Serves Kigoma
Location Ujiji, Tanzania
Elevation AMSL 2,700 ft / 823 m
Coordinates 4°53′06″S 29°40′13″E / 4.88500°S 29.67028°E / -4.88500; 29.67028Coordinates: 4°53′06″S 29°40′13″E / 4.88500°S 29.67028°E / -4.88500; 29.67028
TKQ is located in Tanzania
Location of airport in Tanzania
Direction Length Surface
m ft
16/34 1,794 5,886 Asphalt
Statistics (2009)
Passengers 37,652

Kigoma Airport (IATA: TKQICAO: HTKA) is an airport in western Tanzania serving Kigoma. It is located at the east area of Ujiji. The government of Tanzania is planning to improve the airport.[1]

Scheduled services[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Air Tanzania Dar es Salaam, Tabora
Auric Air Mpanda, Mwanza
Precision Air Mwanza, Dar es Salaam

Accidents and incidents[edit]


  1. ^ "Feasibility Study and Detailed Design for The Rehabilitation and Upgrading of Kigoma Airport". Tanzania Airports Authority, Ministry of Infrastructure Development. July 2008. 
  2. ^ Hradecky, Simon (9 April 2012). "Accident: Tanzania DH8C at Kigoma on Apr 9th 2012, runway excursion on rejected takeof". Retrieved 15 July 2013. 

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