Kabalebo Airstrip

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Kabalebo Airstrip
Summary
Airport typePublic
OperatorLuchtvaartdienst Suriname
LocationKabalebo, Suriname
Elevation AMSL535 ft / 163 m
Coordinates4°24′25″N 57°13′25″W / 4.40694°N 57.22361°W / 4.40694; -57.22361Coordinates: 4°24′25″N 57°13′25″W / 4.40694°N 57.22361°W / 4.40694; -57.22361
Map
SMKA is located in Suriname
SMKA
SMKA
Location in Suriname
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
07/25 875 2,871 grass
Sources: GCM[1] Google Maps[2]

Kabalebo Airstrip (ICAO: SMKA) serves the village of Kabalebo, Suriname. It was constructed as part of Operation Grasshopper.

Facilities[edit]

The Kabalebo Airstrip has one long unpaved runway. The main-lodge of the Kabalebo Nature Resort[3][4] and its swimming pool are adjacent to the runway.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Currently, no scheduled services are offered from Kabalebo. Charter Airlines serving this airport are:

AirlinesDestinations
Blue Wing AirlinesParamaribo, Zorg en Hoop Airport[5]
Caricom AirwaysParamaribo, Zorg en Hoop Airport[6]
Gum AirParamaribo, Zorg en Hoop Airport[7]
Hi-Jet Helicopter ServicesParamaribo, Zorg en Hoop Airport
Suriname Air Force / Surinaamse LuchtmachtParamaribo, Zorg en Hoop Airport
United Air Services (UAS)Paramaribo, Zorg en Hoop Airport

Accidents and incidents[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Airport information for SMKA at Great Circle Mapper.
  2. ^ Google Maps - Kabalebo
  3. ^ Kabalebo Nature Resort
  4. ^ Suriname Holidays[dead link]
  5. ^ Blue Wing schedule Archived 2013-05-22 at the Wayback Machine
  6. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-03-15. Retrieved 2013-10-14.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link) Caricom Airways
  7. ^ Gum Air destinations
  8. ^ http://landewers.net/PZ.TXT

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