Rundu Airport

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Rundu Airport
IATA: NDUICAO: FYRU
NDU is located in Namibia
NDU
NDU
Location of airport in Namibia
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner/Operator Namibia Airports Co.[1]
Serves Rundu, Namibia
Elevation AMSL 3,627 ft / 1,106 m
Coordinates 17°57′23″S 019°43′10″E / 17.95639°S 19.71944°E / -17.95639; 19.71944
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
08/26 3,354 11,004 Asphalt
18/36 1,465 4,806
Sources: Namibia Airports Co.,[2] DAFIF[3][4]

Rundu Airport (IATA: NDUICAO: FYRU) is an airport serving Rundu,[2][3] the capital of the Kavango Region in Namibia. The airport is about 6.5 km (4 mi) southwest of the center of Rundu.[5]

Facilities[edit]

The airport resides at an elevation of 3,627 feet (1,106 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 08/26 with an asphalt surface measuring 3,354 by 30 metres (11,004 ft × 98 ft).[3] It also has a secondary runway measuring 1,465 by 30 metres (4,806 ft × 98 ft)[2] that is designated 18/36.[6] As of May 2012, satellite photography shows this secondary runway as disrepaired and marked unusable.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Air Namibia Katima Mulilo, Windhoek-Eros

References[edit]

  1. ^ Namibia Airports Company: Airport Information at WebCite (archived 24 January 2013)
  2. ^ a b c "Rundu Airport". Namibia Airports Company, Ltd. 
  3. ^ a b c Airport information for FYRU from DAFIF (effective October 2006)
  4. ^ Airport information for NDU at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective Oct. 2006).
  5. ^ "Distance from Rundu to airport". WikiMapia. Retrieved 18 Feb 2010. 
  6. ^ "Annotated aerial image showing length of secondary runway, marked 18/36". WikiMapia. Retrieved 18 Feb 2010. 

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