Kisumu International Airport
|Kisumu International Airport|
|IATA: KIS – ICAO: HKKI
|Operator||Kenya Airports Authority|
|Elevation AMSL||3,796 ft / 1,157 m|
Kisumu International Airport is an airport in Kisumu, Kenya (IATA: KIS, ICAO: HKKI). It is the third busiest airport in Kenya and the country's fourth international airport. The airport has a new terminal with the capacity to handle 700 passengers an hour which translates to 2 million passengers per year. In 2011 the length of the runway was extended from 2 kilometres (1.2 mi) to 3.3 kilometres (2.1 mi) giving the airport the capacity to handle large capacity passenger and cargo aircraft. The airport is set for a second phase of a 4.9 billion shilling expansion that will include the construction of a parallel taxiway, cargo apron and associated facilities.
Airlines and destinations
|East African Safari Air||Nairobi-Jomo Kenyatta|
|Jambo Jet||Nairobi-Jomo Kenyatta|
|Kenya Airways||Nairobi-Jomo Kenyatta|
- "Global Take-Off Soon for Kisumu Airport". allAfrica.com. 14 July 2011.
- Kenya Airports Authority – Kisumu Airport
- Airport information for HKKI at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.
-  Kibaki opens upgraded Kisumu Airport