Albina Airstrip

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Albina Airstrip
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Luchtvaartdienst Suriname
Location Albina, Suriname
Elevation AMSL 21 ft / 6 m
Coordinates 5°30′50″N 54°03′00″W / 5.51389°N 54.05000°W / 5.51389; -54.05000Coordinates: 5°30′50″N 54°03′00″W / 5.51389°N 54.05000°W / 5.51389; -54.05000
Map
SMBN is located in Suriname
SMBN
SMBN
Location in Suriname
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
04/22 760 2,493 Grass
Sources: GCM[1] Google Maps[2]

Albina Airstrip (IATA: ABNICAO: SMBN) is an airport serving Albina, the capital of the Marowijne District of Suriname. It is one of the oldest airports in Suriname, in use since 1953, when the Piper Cub (PZ-NAC) of Kappel-van Eyck named "Colibri" landed there from Zorg en Hoop Airport.

The St Laurent du Maroni non-directional beacon (Ident: CW) is located 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) south of the runway, across the Maroni River in French Guiana.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines serving this airport are:

Airlines Destinations
Blue Wing Airlines Paramaribo, Zorg en Hoop Airport[3]
Caricom Airways Paramaribo, Zorg en Hoop Airport[4]
Gum Air Paramaribo, Zorg en Hoop Airport[5]
Hi-Jet Helicopter Services Paramaribo, Zorg en Hoop Airport
Suriname Air Force / Surinaamse Luchtmacht Paramaribo, Zorg en Hoop Airport

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