Garoonka Diyaaradaha Kismaayo
|Owner||Somali Civil Aviation Authority|
|Location||Lower Juba, Somalia|
|Elevation AMSL||49 ft / 15 m|
Kismayo Airport (IATA: KMU, ICAO: HCMK), also known as Kisimayu Airport, is an international airport serving Kismayo, the capital city of the Lower Juba region in Somalia. It is located in southern Jubaland, an autonomous region in Somalia.
In August 2013, the Kismayo Airport was officially brought under the Juba Interim Administration. Per agreement, management of the facility was scheduled to be transferred to the Federal Government of Somalia after a period of six months. Revenues and resources generated from the airport will also be earmarked for Jubaland's service delivery and security sectors as well as local institutional development.
Airlines and destinations
The following airlines offer scheduled passenger service:
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