Tinson Pen Aerodrome
|Tinson Pen Aerodrome|
|IATA: KTP – ICAO: MKTP|
|Operator||Airports Authority of Jamaica|
|Hub for||Jamaica Air Shuttle|
|Elevation AMSL||16 ft / 5 m|
|Sources: AAJ, DAFIF|
Tinson Pen Aerodrome (IATA: KTP, ICAO: MKTP) in Kingston, Jamaica is the largest of Jamaica's three domestic airports. It is located on Marcus Garvey Drive, a major highway that links Kingston to the nearby residential community of Portmore. The airport is also located near the Kingston Free Zone, a transshipment port. The airport caters mainly to business travellers. The airport also provides a vital commercial link between the cities of Kingston and Montego Bay.
The airport is at an elevation of 16 ft (5 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 14/32 with an asphalt surface measuring 4,300 × 100 ft (1,311 × 30 m). There is a 100LL fueling station and the airport supports night flight operations.
Airlines and destinations
There are currently no scheduled services to the aerodrome.
The following table shows the number of passengers using the airport annually from 1997 through 2001.
- "Tinson Pen Aerodrome". Airports Authority of Jamaica. Retrieved 22 August 2011.
- Airport information for MKTP from DAFIF (effective October 2006)
- Airport information for KTP at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective Oct. 2006).
- "Domestic Aerodromes (Eastern Region)". Airports Authority of Jamaica. Archived from the original on 3 May 2007.