Kowanyama Airport

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Kowanyama Airport
Airport type Public
Operator Kowanyama Aboriginal Shire Council
Location Kowanyama, Queensland, Australia
Elevation AMSL 35 ft / 11 m
Coordinates 15°29′08″S 141°45′05″E / 15.48556°S 141.75139°E / -15.48556; 141.75139Coordinates: 15°29′08″S 141°45′05″E / 15.48556°S 141.75139°E / -15.48556; 141.75139
YKOW is located in Queensland
Location in Queensland
Direction Length Surface
m ft
12/30 1,380 4,528 Asphalt
Sources: Australian AIP and aerodrome chart[1]

Kowanyama Airport (IATA: KWMICAO: YKOW) is an airport located 1 nautical mile (1.9 km; 1.2 mi) southeast[1] of Kowanyama, Queensland, Australia.[1] In 2005 the airport received $107,448 for security upgrades.[2]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations Terminal
Skytrans Cairns 1

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c YKOW – Kowanyama (PDF). AIP En Route Supplement from Airservices Australia, effective 10 November 2016, Aeronautical Chart
  2. ^ https://web.archive.org/web/20060918143533/http://www.ministers.dotars.gov.au/wtr/releases/2005/September/019WT_2005.htm. Archived from the original on 18 September 2006. Retrieved 1 March 2007.  Missing or empty |title= (help)