Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport

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Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport
Entrada al Aeropuerto Internacional Kruger Mpumalanga en Nelspruit, Sudáfrica.JPG
Entrance to Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport
Airport type Public
Operator Primkop Airport Management (Pty) Ltd.
Location Near to Nelspruit
Hub for Airlink
Fly Go-Air
Elevation AMSL 2,829 ft / 862 m
Coordinates 25°23′00″S 31°06′20″E / 25.38333°S 31.10556°E / -25.38333; 31.10556Coordinates: 25°23′00″S 31°06′20″E / 25.38333°S 31.10556°E / -25.38333; 31.10556
MQP is located in Mpumalanga
Location in Mpumalanga
Direction Length Surface
ft m
05/23 10,171 3,100 Asphalt

Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport (IATA: MQPICAO: FAKN) located north east of Nelspruit. It serves travellers to Kruger National Park. There are scheduled passenger flights to other South African cities as well as regional destinations.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations Type
Airlink Cape Town, Durban, Johannesburg-OR Tambo Domestic
Airlink Livingstone, Vilankulo [1] International
South African Express Johannesburg-OR Tambo Domestic

Traffic statistics[edit]

Annual passenger traffic[2]
Year Passengers  % Change
2006 215,390 Increase21.3%
2007 239,583 Increase11.2%
2008 247,573 Increase3.3%
2009 208,751 Decrease15.7%
2010 239,292 Increase14.6%
2011 263,222 Increase10.0%
2012 241,949 Decrease8.1%
2013 249,690 Increase3.2%

Nearby attractions[edit]

Road distances from KMIA to tourist sites
Destination Distance
1 God's Window 103 km
2 Bourke's Luck Potholes 126 km
3 Blyde River Canyon 134 km
4 Sabie 65 km
5 Graskop 93 km
6 Pilgrim's Rest 103 km
7 Barberton 62 km
8 Hazyview 45 km


External links[edit]


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  2. ^ "Air traffic Statistics". Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport. Retrieved 23 October 2013. 

Airport information for FAKN at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.