Kisumu International Airport

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Kisumu International Airport
  • IATA: KIS
  • ICAO: HKKI
    NEW KIS TERMINAL.jpeg
    KIS Main Terminal
Summary
Airport type Civil
Operator Kenya Airports Authority
Location Kisumu
Elevation AMSL 3,796 ft / 1,157 m
Coordinates 00°05′10″S 34°43′44″E / 0.08611°S 34.72889°E / -0.08611; 34.72889Coordinates: 00°05′10″S 34°43′44″E / 0.08611°S 34.72889°E / -0.08611; 34.72889
Website www.kenyaairports.co.ke
Map
KIS is located in Kenya
KIS
KIS
Location of airport in Kenya
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
06/24 10,826 3,300 Asphalt
Statistics (2013)
Passenger numbers 267,379[1]
KIS Terminal
KIS Terminal

Kisumu International Airport is an airport in Kisumu, Kenya (IATA: KISICAO: HKKI). It is the third busiest airport in Kenya[2] and the country's fourth international airport. The airport has a new terminal with the capacity to handle 700 passengers an hour which translates to 2 million passengers per year. In 2011 the length of the runway was extended from 2 kilometres (1.2 mi) to 3.3 kilometres (2.1 mi) giving the airport the capacity to handle large capacity passenger and cargo aircraft. The airport is set for a second phase of a 4.9 billion shilling expansion that will include the construction of a parallel taxiway, cargo apron and associated facilities.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
East African Safari Air Nairobi-Jomo Kenyatta
Fly540 Nairobi-Jomo Kenyatta
Seasonal: Eldoret
Jambo Jet Nairobi-Jomo Kenyatta
Kenya Airways Nairobi-Jomo Kenyatta

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