Iskandar Airport

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Iskandar International Airport
Bandar Udara Iskandar


PKN is located in Borneo Topography
Location of airport in Kalimantan
Airport type Public/Military
Operator Government
Location Pangkalan Bun, West Kotawaringin Regency, Central Kalimantan, Indonesia
Elevation AMSL 75 ft / 23 m
Coordinates 02°42′18″S 111°40′23″E / 2.70500°S 111.67306°E / -2.70500; 111.67306Coordinates: 02°42′18″S 111°40′23″E / 2.70500°S 111.67306°E / -2.70500; 111.67306
Direction Length Surface
m ft
13/31 2,120 6,955 Asphalt
Sources: Indonesian Directorate General of Civil Aviation,[1] DAFIF[2][3]

Iskandar Airport (IATA: PKNICAO: WAOI) is a military type-C airport in Pangkalan Bun, Central Kalimantan, Indonesia and is the only airport in Central Kalimantan which has an Avtur fuel station. It is the largest military airport in Indonesia with around 3,570 hectares area, however only 200 hectares is currently used for runway and buildings. Due to the still vast area unused, it is also functioned as a forest in the city.[4]


The airport resides at an elevation of 75 feet (23 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 13/31 with an asphalt surface measuring 1,650 by 30 metres (5,413 ft × 98 ft).[2]

The runway was extended to 2,120 metres (6,955 ft) in 2014 to accommodate Boeing 737.[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Garuda Indonesia Explore Ketapang, Semarang
Kal Star Aviation Jakarta–Soekarno–Hatta, Ketapang, Palangkaraya, Sampit, Semarang, Surabaya
Susi Air Palangkaraya
Trigana Air Service Banjarmasin, Jakarta–Soekarno–Hatta, Ketapang, Semarang, Solo, Surabaya
Wings Air Semarang


  1. ^ a b "Iskandar Airport, Pangkalan Bun". Directorate General of Civil Aviation. Retrieved 31 Dec 2014. 
  2. ^ a b Airport information for WAOI at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.Source: DAFIF.
  3. ^ Airport information for WAOI at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective October 2006).
  4. ^ Nani (January 10, 2015). "Ternyata tak Semua Anggota TNI Tahu Lanud Terluas di Indonesia Ini". 

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