Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport

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Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport
IATA: MQPICAO: FAKN
Summary
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
Website www.kmiairport.co.za
Map
MQP is located in Mpumalanga
MQP
MQP
Location in Mpumalanga
Runways
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]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.tourismupdate.co.za/NewsDetails.aspx?newsId=70391
  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.