Skukuza Airport

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Skukuza Airport
Summary
Airport type Public
Serves Kruger National Park
Location Skukuza, Mpumalanga, South Africa
Hub for Airlink
Elevation AMSL 1,020 ft / 311 m
Coordinates 24°57′39″S 031°35′19″E / 24.96083°S 31.58861°E / -24.96083; 31.58861Coordinates: 24°57′39″S 031°35′19″E / 24.96083°S 31.58861°E / -24.96083; 31.58861
Map
FASZ is located in Mpumalanga
FASZ
FASZ
Location of airport in Mpumalanga province
Location of Mpumalanga in South Africa
Mpumalanga in South Africa.svg
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
17/35 1,550 5,085 Asphalt
Sources: South African AIP,[1] DAFIF[2][3]

Skukuza Airport (IATA: SZK[4], ICAO: FASZ) is an airport in the Kruger National Park and located at Skukuza,[2] in the Mpumalanga province in South Africa.[2] The airport was established in 1958 and was named in honour of James Stevenson-Hamilton, the first warden of the Kruger national park.

Facilities[edit]

The airport is at an elevation of 1,020 feet (311 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 17/35 with an asphalt surface measuring 1,550 by 30 metres (5,085 ft × 98 ft).[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

AirlinesDestinations
AirlinkArathusa, Cape Town, Johannesburg-O. R. Tambo,[5][6] Londolozi,[7] Nelspruit,[7] Phinda,[8] Ulusaba

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