Skardu Airport

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Skardu Airport
سکردو ہوائی اڈے
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IATA: KDUICAO: OPSD
KDU is located in Pakistan
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Location of airport in Pakistan
Summary
Airport type Civil/Military
Owner Government of Pakistan
Operator Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority
Serves Skardu, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan
Location Skardu, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan
Elevation AMSL 7,316 ft / 2,230 m
Coordinates 35°20′08″N 075°32′10″E / 35.33556°N 75.53611°E / 35.33556; 75.53611Coordinates: 35°20′08″N 075°32′10″E / 35.33556°N 75.53611°E / 35.33556; 75.53611
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
14/32 11,944 3,641 Asphalt
15/33 8,740 2,664 Asphalt

Skardu Airport (IATA: KDUICAO: OPSD) is a domestic civil airport and military airbase located in Skardu, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan. It is connected with Pakistan's capital, Islamabad, and Gilgit, the provincial capital of Gilgit-Baltistan, through regular Pakistan International Airlines flights. It also serves as a Forward Operating Base of the Pakistan Air Force.[1]

Skardu Airport has two asphalt runways, one 8,740 ft. (2,664 m) long and the other 11,944 ft. (3,641 m) long.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Pakistan International Airlines Islamabad

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://archives.dawn.com/archives/44029

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