Sabha Airport

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Sebha International Airport
IATA: SEBICAO: HLLS
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Civil Aviation and Meteorology Bureau
Serves Sabha
Location Libya
Elevation AMSL 1,427 ft / 424 m
Coordinates 26°59′13.07″N 14°28′21.09″E / 26.9869639°N 14.4725250°E / 26.9869639; 14.4725250Coordinates: 26°59′13.07″N 14°28′21.09″E / 26.9869639°N 14.4725250°E / 26.9869639; 14.4725250
Map
SEB is located in Libya
SEB
SEB
Location within Libya
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
06/24 5,596 1,706 Asphalt
13/31 11,778 3,590 Asphalt

Sebha International Airport is an airport in Sabha, southern Libya - (IATA: SEBICAO: HLLS). As of 17 July 2014 all flights to the airport were suspended due to fighting in the area.[1]

Plans[edit]

A LD600 million contract has been signed with a joint venture comprising Lebanon's CCC and a new Libyan investment and development company for a new passenger terminal at Sabha Airport. It will have a capacity of 3 million passengers, and, like the new terminals at Tripoli International and Benina International, will be designed by Aéroports de Paris Engineering.[2]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Afriqiyah Airways Benghazi, Sfax, Tripoli, Tunis(suspended)
Buraq Air Tripoli(suspended)
Libyan Airlines Alexandria-Borg el Arab, Benghazi, Cairo, Sfax, Tripoli, Tunis
Seasonal: Casablanca(suspended)
Syphax Airlines Sfax(suspended)
Tunisair Tunis(suspended)
Turkish Airlines Istanbul-Ataturk (suspended)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Saudi Gazette, Libya in Mortal Danger, Editorial, 17 July 2014, http://www.saudigazette.com.sa/index.cfm?method=home.regcon&contentid=20140717211775
  2. ^ (May 20, 2008), Endres, Gunter, Libya to restructure air transport sector, FlightGlobal, Accessed May 20, 2008

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