Karonga Airport

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Karonga Airport
Airport type Public
Owner Malawi Government
Operator Malawi Civil Aviation
Serves Karonga, Malawi
Location Bwiba
Elevation AMSL 1,765 ft / 538 m
Coordinates 09°57′12″S 033°53′34″E / 9.95333°S 33.89278°E / -9.95333; 33.89278
KGJ is located in Malawi
Location of airport in Malawi
Direction Length Surface
m ft
14/32 1,280 4,200 Asphalt
Source: DAFIF[1][2]
Chartered plane at Karonga airport, arriving from Johannesburg.

Karonga Airport (IATA: KGJICAO: FWKA) is an airport serving Karonga,[1] a town in the Northern Region of the Republic of Malawi and the best Airport in the Northern part of Malawi.

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The airport resides at an elevation of 1,765 feet (538 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 14/32 with an asphalt surface measuring 1,280 by 18 metres (4,199 ft × 59 ft).[1]


  1. ^ a b c Airport information for FWKA from DAFIF (effective October 2006)
  2. ^ Airport information for KGJ at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective October 2006).

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