Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo International Airport
|Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo International Airport|
Boeing 767-200ER (Air Zimbabwe) in 1991
|Operator||Civil Aviation Authority of Zimbabwe|
|Elevation AMSL||4,359 ft / 1,308 m|
Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo International Airport is an airport in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe (IATA: BUQ, ICAO: FVBU). Originally known as Bulawayo Airport, it was renamed in honour of Joshua Nkomo, the leader and founder of the Zimbabwe African People's Union in 2001.
Airlines and destinations
|Air Zimbabwe||Harare, Johannesburg-OR Tambo, Victoria Falls|
The new terminal of Joshua Nkomo International Airport was opened on 1 November 2013.
- Paul, Ndou (31 August 2011). "Joshua Nkomo to get more recognition in Bulawayo, street named after him". bulawayo24.com. Retrieved 17 May 2017.
- Bafana, Busani (22 June 2001). "Zimbabwe: Row Brewing in Bulawayo Over Renaming Airport After Nkomo". Retrieved 17 May 2017.
- "Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo International Airport opens". bulawayo24.com. 2 November 2013. Retrieved 17 May 2017.
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