Kitale Airport

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Kitale Airport
Summary
Airport type Public, Civilian
Owner Kenya Airports Authority
Serves Kitale, Kenya
Location Kitale,  Kenya
Elevation AMSL 6,070 ft / 1,850 m
Coordinates 00°58′30″N 34°57′36″E / 0.97500°N 34.96000°E / 0.97500; 34.96000 (Kitale Airport)
Map
KTL is located in Kenya
KTL
KTL
Location of Kitale Airport in Kenya
Placement on map is approximate
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
22/04 4,757 1,450 Asphalt

Kitale Airport is an airport in Kitale, Kenya.

Location[edit]

Kitale Airport (IATA: KTLICAO: HKKT) is located in the town of Kitale, Trans-Nzoia County, in northwestern Kenya, close to the International border with the Republic of Uganda.

Its location is approximately 336 kilometres (209 mi), by air, northwest of Nairobi International Airport, the country’s largest civilian airport.[1] The geographic coordinates of this airport are:0° 58' 30.00"N, 34° 57' 36.00"E (Latitude:0.975000; Longitude:34.960000).

Overview[edit]

Kitale Airport is a small airstrip commonly referred to as kambi miwa airstrip by the local people, the airstrip serves the town of Kitale and surrounding communities. Situated at 6,070 feet (1,850 m) above sea level,[2] the airport has a single asphalt runway which measures 4,757 feet (1,450 m) in length and 57 feet (17 m) in width.[3]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Fly540 Seasonal: Lodwar, Nairobi-Jomo Kenyatta [4]
Fly-SAX Nairobi-Wilson

See also[edit]

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Coordinates: 0°58′30″N 34°57′36″E / 0.975000°N 34.960000°E / 0.975000; 34.960000