Aranuka Airport

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Aranuka Airport
Summary
Airport type Public
Serves Aranuka
Location Buariki
Elevation AMSL 6 ft / 1.83 m
Coordinates 0°11′07″N 173°38′11″E / 0.18528°N 173.63639°E / 0.18528; 173.63639Coordinates: 0°11′07″N 173°38′11″E / 0.18528°N 173.63639°E / 0.18528; 173.63639
Map
AAK/NGUK is located in Kiribati
AAK/NGUK
AAK/NGUK
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
2,960 902.21

Aranuka Airport (IATA: AAKICAO: NGUK) is an airport, located approximately one kilometre north of the centre of Buariki village on the island of Buariki, Aranuka, Kiribati.[1]

The airport is served twice a week by Air Kiribati from Kuria Airport on Kuria. From there, the aircraft continues twenty minutes after having landed to Bonriki International Airport, Tarawa.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Air Kiribati Kuria,[2] Tarawa[3]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "10. Aranuka" (PDF). Office of Te Beretitent - Republic of Kiribati Island Report Series. 2012. Retrieved 28 April 2015. 
  2. ^ Only way back; way there is via Tarawa.
  3. ^ Only way there; way back is via Kuria.