Lodwar Airport

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Lodwar Airport
Summary
Airport typePublic, Civilian
OwnerKenya Civil Aviation Authority
ServesLodwar, Kenya
LocationLodwar,  Kenya
Elevation AMSL1,715 ft / 523 m
Coordinates03°07′20″N 35°36′36″E / 3.12222°N 35.61000°E / 3.12222; 35.61000 (Lodwar Airport)
Map
Lodwar is located in Kenya
Lodwar
Lodwar
Location of Lodwar Airport in Kenya
Placement on map is approximate
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
09/27 3,281 1,000 Asphalt
Old Lodwar Airport Terminal Building in Turkana County, Kenya
New Lodwar Airport Terminal Building

Lodwar Airport is an airport in Kenya.

Location[edit]

Lodwar Airport (IATA: LOK, ICAO: HKLO) is located in Turkana County, in the town of Lodwar, in the northwestern part of the Republic of Kenya. Its location is approximately 515 kilometres (320 mi), by air, northwest of Nairobi International Airport, the country’s largest civilian airport.[1] The geographic coordinates of Lodwar Airport are:3° 7' 20.00"N, 35° 36' 36.00"E (Latitude:3.122223; Longitude:35.610000).

Overview[edit]

Lodwar Airport is a civilian airport that serves the town of Lodwar and surrounding communities. Situated at 1,715 feet (523 m) above sea level,[2] the airport has a single asphalt runway which measures 1000 m in length and is 15 m wide.[3]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

AirlinesDestinations
Aircraft Leasing Services Lokichogio, Nairobi-Wilson
Fly540 Nairobi-Jomo Kenyatta
Fly-SAX Nairobi-Wilson
Seasonal: Eldoret, Kitale
Safarilink Nairobi-Wilson

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Distance between Lodwar () (Airport) and Jomo Kenyatta Airport Nairobi (Nairobi Area) (Kenya)". distancecalculator.globefeed.com. Retrieved 2018-08-21.
  2. ^ Charter, International Air. "Lodwar Airport, Kenya". www.internationalaircharter.com. Retrieved 2018-08-21.
  3. ^ "Information about Lodwar Airport - World airport database". www.airport-data.com. Retrieved 2018-08-21.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 3°07′20″N 35°36′36″E / 3.122223°N 35.610000°E / 3.122223; 35.610000