St. Catherine International Airport

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This article is about the airport in Egypt. For the airport in Madeira, Portugal formerly known as Santa Caterina Airport, see Madeira Airport.
St. Catherine International Airport
IATA: SKVICAO: HESC
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Government
Location St. Catherine, Egypt
Elevation AMSL 4,368 ft / 1,331 m
Coordinates 28°41′07″N 034°03′45″E / 28.68528°N 34.06250°E / 28.68528; 34.06250
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
17/35 2,115 6,939 Asphalt
Source: DAFIF[1][2]

St. Catherine International Airport (IATA: SKVICAO: HESC) is an airport serving St. Catherine (or St. Katherine[3]), Saint Katherine city in the South Sinai Governorate of Egypt. It is located about 20 km (12 mi.) northeast of the city, which is near Mount Sinai.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

There are currently no scheduled services to and from the airport. In 2011, the airport served 247 passengers (-72.6% vs. 2010).

References[edit]

  1. ^ Airport information for HESC at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.Source: DAFIF.
  2. ^ Airport information for SKV at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective Oct. 2006).
  3. ^ St. Katherine (St. Catherine's City), South Sinai Governorate, Egypt

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