Loiyangalani Airport

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Loiyangalani Airport
Summary
Airport type Public, Civilian
Owner Kenya Civil Aviation Authority
Serves Loiyangalani, Kenya
Location Loiyangalani,  Kenya
Elevation AMSL 1,194 ft / 364 m
Coordinates 02°46′07″N 36°43′00″E / 2.76861°N 36.71667°E / 2.76861; 36.71667 (Loiyangalani Airport)
Map
HKLY is located in Kenya
HKLY
HKLY
Location of Loiyangalani Airport in Kenya
Placement on map is approximate
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
16/34 3,699 1,127 Bitumen

Loiyangalani Airport is an airport in Loiyangalani, Kenya.

Location[edit]

Loiyangalani Airport(IATA: LOYICAO: HKLY) is located in Marsabit County, Eastern Province, in the town of Loiyangalani, in the northwestern part of the Republic of Kenya, on the eastern shores of Lake Turkana.

Its location is approximately 441 kilometres (274 mi), by air, north of Nairobi International Airport, the country’s largest civilian airport.[1] The geographic coordinates of Loiyangalani Airport are:2° 46' 7.00"N, 36° 43' 0.00"E (Latitude:2.768610; Longitude:36.716667).

Overview[edit]

Loiyangalani Airport is a civilian airport that serves the town of Loiyangalani and surrounding communities. Situated at 1,194 feet (364 m) above sea level,[2] the airport has a single broken bitumen and stone runway which is 3,699 feet (1,127 m) long,[3] and 65 feet (20 m) wide.[4]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

At this time, there is no regular, scheduled airline service to Loiyangalani Airport.

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Coordinates: 2°46′07″N 36°43′00″E / 2.768610°N 36.716667°E / 2.768610; 36.716667