Ken Jones Aerodrome

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Ken Jones Aerodrome
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Airports Authority of Jamaica
Serves Port Antonio, Jamaica
Elevation AMSL 20 ft / 6 m
Coordinates 18°11′56″N 076°32′04″W / 18.19889°N 76.53444°W / 18.19889; -76.53444Coordinates: 18°11′56″N 076°32′04″W / 18.19889°N 76.53444°W / 18.19889; -76.53444
Map
MKKJ is located in Jamaica
MKKJ
MKKJ
Location in Jamaica
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
09/27 3,425 1,044 Asphalt
Sources: AAJ,[1] DAFIF[2][3]

Ken Jones Aerodrome (IATA: POTICAO: MKKJ) is an airport located 10 km (6.2 mi) west of Port Antonio, in northeastern Jamaica. It serves tourist resorts in the area and local travel.[1]

Ken Jones Aerodrome handled approximately 8,546 passengers in 2001.[4] The airport formerly had scheduled passenger service provided by Air Jamaica Express.

Facilities[edit]

The airport resides at an elevation of 20 ft (6 m) above mean sea level.[2] It has one runway designated 09/27 with an asphalt surface measuring 3,425 ft × 90 ft (1,044 m × 27 m). There are no fueling facilities and the airport has no night flight operations.[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

There are no scheduled services to the aerodrome.

Passengers[edit]

The following table shows the number of passengers using the airport annually from 1997 through 2001.[4]

1997 1998 1999 2000 2001
Passengers 12,251 11,493 12,400 9,836 8,546

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Ken Jones Aerodrome". Airports Authority of Jamaica. Retrieved 22 August 2011. 
  2. ^ a b Airport information for MKKJ from DAFIF (effective October 2006)
  3. ^ Airport information for POT at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective October 2006).
  4. ^ a b "Domestic Aerodromes (Eastern Region)". Airports Authority of Jamaica. Archived from the original on 3 May 2007. 

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