Carnarvon Airport (South Africa)

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Carnarvon Airport
Carnarvan Airport.jpg
Airport type Small Airport
Serves Carnarvon
Location Carnarvon, South Africa
Elevation AMSL 4,150 ft / 1,265 m
Coordinates 30°59′15″S 22°07′50″E / 30.98750°S 22.13056°E / -30.98750; 22.13056Coordinates: 30°59′15″S 22°07′50″E / 30.98750°S 22.13056°E / -30.98750; 22.13056
FACN is located in Northern Cape
Location in Northern Cape
FACN is located in South Africa
FACN (South Africa)
Direction Length Surface
m ft
16/34 1,285 4,216 Gravel
12/30 1,097 3,599 Gravel
05/23 1,280 4,199 Gravel

Carnarvon Airport (IATA: FACN) is a small airport located in Carnarvon, Northern Cape, South Africa. The airport is managed by the Carnarvon Flying Club. It mainly accommodates light and ultra-light aircraft.

The Carnarvon Flying Club hosts an annual Fly-In to raise funds to maintain and improve the airport.[2] The last major upgrade was adding runway edge lights along runway 16/34.

Airfield information[edit]

Carnarvan Airport hangars
  • Communication Frequencies
    • Carnarvon Ground 124.80 MHz (Only during Fly-In)
  • Runway lights only on runway 16/34.


  1. ^ "Pilot information for Carnarvon Airport @ OurAirports". Retrieved 2012-04-24. 
  2. ^ "Orbit" (PDF). Air Traffic and Navigation Services. 6 July 2012. Retrieved 2012-10-19. 

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