São Tomé International Airport

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São Tomé International Airport
Aeroporto Internacional de São Tomé

IATA: TMSICAO: FPST

TMS is located in São Tomé and Príncipe
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Location of airport in São Tomé and Príncipe
Summary
Airport type Public
Serves São Tomé, São Tomé Island, São Tomé and Príncipe
Elevation AMSL 33 ft / 10 m
Coordinates 00°22′41″N 006°42′44″E / 0.37806°N 6.71222°E / 0.37806; 6.71222
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
11/29 2,220 7,283 Asphalt
Source: DAFIF[1][2]

São Tomé International Airport (Portuguese: Aeroporto Internacional de São Tomé) (IATA: TMSICAO: FPST) is an airport located on São Tomé Island, 5 kilometres (3 mi) from the city of São Tomé.[3] It is the main airport serving São Tomé and Príncipe.

Facilities[edit]

The airport resides at an elevation of 33 feet (10 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 11/29 with an asphalt surface measuring 2,220 by 45 metres (7,283 ft × 148 ft).[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
African Aviation Libreville[4]
Africa's Connection STP[5] Douala, Libreville, Malabo, Port Harcourt, Príncipe[6]
CEIBA Intercontinental Libreville, Malabo
Punto Azul Malabo
STP Airways
operated by EuroAtlantic Airways
Lisbon
TAAG Angola Airlines Luanda, Praia
TAP Portugal Accra, Lisbon

Incidents[edit]

15 May 1979: A Lockheed L-100-20 Hercules, registration D2-FAF, of TAAG Angola Airlines crashed on landing at São Tomé International Airport

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