|IATA: VIR – ICAO: FAVG|
|Operator||Indiza Airport Management|
|Serves||Durban, South Africa|
|Elevation AMSL||20 ft / 6 m|
Virginia Airport (IATA: VIR, ICAO: FAVG) is an airport serving Durban, the largest city in the province of KwaZulu-Natal in South Africa. This general aviation airport is located 10 kilometres (5.4 nautical miles) north of Durban.
This airport is normally used for the Durban Airshow which is staged every year in the June–July period. Virginia Airport also serves as a testing ground for newly licensed pilots. It consists of 4 helicopter training and charter companies and 2 fixed wing training schools and 6 fixed wing charter companies." the training schools are Ayre Aviation and Durban Aviation Centre. Rotor wing schools are JNC Helicopters-Training and Charter, Starlight Helicopters-Training and Charter, KingShaka aviation-Charter;Civair-training and KZN aviation-Charter. the fixed wing charter companies are Bass Aviation; East Coast Airways;Federal Air;KZN Aviation; Sheltam Aviation.
- Airport information for FAVG from DAFIF (effective October 2006)
- Airport information for VIR at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective Oct. 2006).
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