Fort Portal Airport

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Fort Portal Airport
Airport type Public
Operator Where He Leads, Inc.
Serves Fort Portal, Uganda
Elevation AMSL 5,255 ft / 1,602 m
Coordinates 0°42′25″N 30°14′55″E / 0.70694°N 30.24861°E / 0.70694; 30.24861Coordinates: 0°42′25″N 30°14′55″E / 0.70694°N 30.24861°E / 0.70694; 30.24861
HUPF is located in Uganda
Location of airport in Uganda
Direction Length Surface
m ft
15/33 800 2,625 Grass
Sources: GCM[1] Google Maps[2]

Fort Portal Airport (ICAO: HUFP) is a civilian airport in Uganda. It is about 7 kilometres (4.3 mi) north-west of Fort Portal, a town in Kabarole District, Western Region. The airport is close to the foothills of the Rwenzori Mountains. The airport serves Fort Portal and Kibaale National Park.

The airport is privately operated by Christian missionary/pilot Jeff Cash.[3] The Churches of Christ and Where He Leads, Inc.[4] help maintain the airstrip. HUFP has also been registered under the owner's name of Jeff Cash.

See also[edit]


External links[edit]