Kos Island International Airport
|Kos Island International Airport, Hippocrates
Κρατικός Αερολιμένας Κω, Ιπποκράτης
|IATA: KGS – ICAO: LGKO
|Operator||Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority|
|Focus city for|
|Elevation AMSL||409 ft / 126 m|
Kos Island International Airport, "Hippocrates" (IATA: KGS, ICAO: LGKO), or Κρατικός Αερολιμένας Κω, Ιπποκράτης in Greek, is an airport serving the island of Kos, Greece. The airport is located near to Andimachia village. It is also the second closest airport to Bodrum after Milas-Bodrum Airport.
The airport was opened on 4 April 1964. In 1974 the runway was extended to 2,400m. With the increased traffic at the airport in 1980 was built new terminal building. In 1997, the terminal building was renovated and expanded.
Airlines and destinations
- "Airline and Airport Code Search". Retrieved 6 December 2013.
- "Flight timetables search". Retrieved 6 December 2013.