Vance W. Amory International Airport

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Vance W. Amory International Airport
Airport type Public
Operator Nevis Air and Sea Ports Authority
Location Newcastle, Nevis
Elevation AMSL 14 ft / 4 m
Coordinates 17°12′20″N 62°35′24″W / 17.20556°N 62.59000°W / 17.20556; -62.59000Coordinates: 17°12′20″N 62°35′24″W / 17.20556°N 62.59000°W / 17.20556; -62.59000
NEV is located in Saint Kitts and Nevis
Location on map of Saint Kitts and Nevis
Direction Length Surface
m ft
10/28 1,218 3,996 Asphalt
Source: DAFIF[1]

Vance W. Amory International Airport (IATA: NEVICAO: TKPN) serves the island of Nevis in the Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis. The airport has a single runway of about 1,220 metres.

The airport was previously known as Bambooshay Airport, then Newcastle Airport. It was renamed in 2002 after the former Premier of Nevis, Vance Amory, at the completion of a new, more modern terminal, a new control tower and a runway extension. The airport is available to most aircraft, being an international airport

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Air Sunshine Saint Thomas, San Juan, Tortola
Cape Air San Juan
Coastal Air Saint Croix, Dominica, Saint Thomas
FlyMontserrat Antigua
Seaborne Airlines Saint Kitts, San Juan
Tradewind Aviation San Juan
Winair Saint Kitts, Sint Maarten


Airlines Destinations
Anguilla Air Services Anguilla, Saint Kitts
St Barth Commuter Saint Barthélemy
Trans Anguilla Airways Anguilla


Airlines Destinations
DHL Express
FedEx Express


  1. ^ Airport information for TKPN at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.Source: DAFIF.