Eliye Springs Airport

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Eliye Springs Airport
Airport type Public, Civilian
Owner Kenya Airports Authority
Serves Eliye Springs
Location Eliye Springs,  Kenya
Elevation AMSL 1,395 ft / 425 m
Coordinates 03°14′11″N 035°58′28″E / 3.23639°N 35.97444°E / 3.23639; 35.97444Coordinates: 03°14′11″N 035°58′28″E / 3.23639°N 35.97444°E / 3.23639; 35.97444
EYS is located in Kenya
Location of the airport in Kenya
Direction Length Surface
ft m
2,953 900 Asphalt

Eliye Springs Airport (IATA: EYSICAO: HKES) is an airport in the Turkana County, Kenya.


Eliye Springs Airport is located in Eliye Springs, a village in Turkana County in northwestern Kenya, on the western shores of Lake Turkana.

By air, Eliye Springs Airport is situated approximately 530 kilometres (330 mi), by air, northwest of Nairobi International Airport, Kenya's largest civilian airport.[1] The geographic coordinates of this airport are:3° 13' 12.00"N, 36° 0' 0.00"E (Latitude:3.220000; Longitude:36.000000).


Eliye Springs Airport is a small civilian airport, serving the village of Eliye Springs. Situated at 425 metres (1,394 ft) above sea level, the airport has a single unpaved runway measuring 2,953 feet (900 m) in length.[2]

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