Swakopmund Airport

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Swakopmund Airport
IATA: SWPICAO: FYSM
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Swakopmund Municipality
Location Swakopmund
Elevation AMSL 170 ft / 52 m
Coordinates 22°39′30″S 014°34′00″E / 22.65833°S 14.56667°E / -22.65833; 14.56667Coordinates: 22°39′30″S 014°34′00″E / 22.65833°S 14.56667°E / -22.65833; 14.56667
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
06/24 5,250 1,600 Asphalt
17/35 3,139 963 Gravel

Swakopmund Airport (IATA: SWPICAO: FYSM) is an airport in Swakopmund, Namibia.

The Communication Frequency for Swakopmund Airport is 126.30 MHz. There are no runway lights, the airport is unmanned.

Activities at Swakopmund Airfield[edit]

Swakopmund Skydiving Club[edit]

Licensed under the Namibian Department of Civil Aviation (NDCA), Swakopmund Skydiving Club operates various aircraft up to 16 000 ft (flight level 160) 7 days a week, and provides a facility sports skydiving, static line student training and progression, accelerated freefall student training and progression, and tandem introductory skydiving. The Swakopmund Skydiving Club has a bar and full restaurant, toilets and showers.

Charter Companies[edit]

There are numerous charter companies operating in and out of Swakopmund on a daily basis.

Aircraft Maintenance[edit]

There is a private Aircraft Maintenance Operation for piston and turbine aircraft at the airfield.

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