Bukoba Airport

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Bukoba Airport
Uwanja wa Ndege wa Bukoba  (Swahili)
Bukoba Airport.jpg
Airport type Public
Owner Government of Tanzania
Operator Tanzania Airports Authority
Location Bukoba, Tanzania
Elevation AMSL 3,766 ft / 1,148 m
Coordinates 1°19′50″S 31°49′10″E / 1.33056°S 31.81944°E / -1.33056; 31.81944Coordinates: 1°19′50″S 31°49′10″E / 1.33056°S 31.81944°E / -1.33056; 31.81944
BKZ is located in Tanzania
Location of airport in Tanzania
Direction Length Surface
m ft
13/31 1,385 4,544 Asphalt[1]
Statistics (2013)
Passengers Decrease 25,943
Aircraft movements Decrease 1,946
Cargo (kg) Decrease 6,851
Source: TAA[2] TCAA[3] Google Maps[4] GCM[5]

Bukoba Airport (IATA: BKZICAO: HTBU) is an airport in northwestern Tanzania serving the town of Bukoba and the surrounding Kagera Region. It is adjacent to Lake Victoria.

The Bukoba non-directional beacon (Ident: BK) is located on the field.[6][7]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Auric Air Rubondo, Mwanza
Precision Air Mwanza
Air Tanzania Mwanza

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Mulisa, Meddy (4 January 2014). "Bukoba residents to be compensated". Daily News (Tanzania). Archived from the original on 4 January 2014. Retrieved 4 January 2014. 
  2. ^ "Consolidated Traffic Statistics" (PDF). Tanzania Airports Authority. Retrieved 21 September 2014. 
  3. ^ "List of Aerodromes in Tanzania" (PDF). Tanzania Civil Aviation Authority. Retrieved 5 April 2013. 
  4. ^ Google Maps - Bukoba
  5. ^ Airport information for BKZ at Great Circle Mapper.
  6. ^ Bukoba NDB
  7. ^ SkyVector Aeronautical Charts

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