Keetmanshoop Airport

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Keetmanshoop Airport


KeetmanshoopAirport is located in Namibia
Location of airport in Namibia
Airport type Public
Owner/Operator Namibia Airports Co.[1]
Serves Keetmanshoop, Namibia
Elevation AMSL 3,506 ft / 1,069 m
Coordinates 26°32′23″S 018°06′41″E / 26.53972°S 18.11139°E / -26.53972; 18.11139
Direction Length Surface
m ft
04/22 2,316 7,598 Asphalt
18/36 1,434 4,705 Gravel
Sources: Namibia Airports Co.,[2] DAFIF[3][4]

Keetmanshoop Airport (IATA: KMPICAO: FYKT) is an airport serving Keetmanshoop, a city in the ǁKaras Region of Namibia. The airport is located about 5 km (3 mi) northwest of the town.[5] It has customs and immigration services and is home to the Namibia Aviation Training Academy (NATA).[2]


Keetmanshoop Airport resides at an elevation of 3,506 feet (1,069 m) above mean sea level. It has two runways: 04/22 with an asphalt surface measuring 2,316 by 45 metres (7,598 ft × 148 ft) and 18/36 with a gravel surface measuring 1,434 m × 30 m (4,705 ft × 98 ft).[2][3]


  1. ^ Namibia Airports Company: Airport Information at WebCite (archived 24 January 2013)
  2. ^ a b c "Keetmanshoop Airport". Namibia Airports Company, Ltd. Retrieved 18 Feb 2010. 
  3. ^ a b Airport information for FYKT from DAFIF (effective October 2006)
  4. ^ Airport information for KMP at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective October 2006).
  5. ^ "Distance from Keetmanshoop to airport". WikiMapia. Retrieved 18 Feb 2010. 

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