Groote Eylandt Airport

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Groote Eylandt Airport
Airport type Public
Operator Groote Eylandt Mining Co.
Serves Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
Location Angurugu
Elevation AMSL 53 ft / 16 m
Coordinates 13°58′30″S 136°27′36″E / 13.97500°S 136.46000°E / -13.97500; 136.46000Coordinates: 13°58′30″S 136°27′36″E / 13.97500°S 136.46000°E / -13.97500; 136.46000
YGTE is located in Northern Territory
Location in the Northern Territory
Direction Length Surface
m ft
10/28 1,901 6,237 Asphalt
Sources: Australian AIP and aerodrome chart[1]

Groote Eylandt Airport (IATA: GTEICAO: YGTE) is an airport serving Groote Eylandt,[1] an island in the Gulf of Carpentaria in Northern Territory, Australia. The airport is operated by the Groote Eylandt Mining Co.[1] and is located north of the community of Angurugu.


The airport resides at an elevation of 53 ft (16 m) above sea level. It has one runway designated 10/28 with an asphalt surface measuring 1,901 m × 30 m (6,237 ft × 98 ft).[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Airnorth Darwin, Gove
Alliance Airlines Charter: Cairns

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c d YGTE – Groote Eylandt (PDF). AIP En Route Supplement from Airservices Australia, effective 17 August 2017, Aeronautical Chart

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