Makindu Airport

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Makindu Airport
Airport typePublic, Civilian
OwnerKenya Airports Authority
ServesMakindu, Kenya
LocationMakindu,  Kenya
Elevation AMSL3,300 ft / 1,000 m
Coordinates02°17′33″S 37°49′36″E / 2.29250°S 37.82667°E / -2.29250; 37.82667 (Makindu Airport)
Makindu is located in Kenya
Location of Makindu Airport in Kenya
Placement on map is approximate
Direction Length Surface
ft m
14/32 3,000 910 Unpaved

Makindu Airport is an airport in Makindu, Kenya.


Makindu Airport (IATA: n/a, ICAO: HKMU) is located in Makueni County, in the town of Makindu, in southeastern Kenya, on the Nairobi-Mombasa Highway.

Its location is approximately 146 kilometres (91 mi), by air, southeast of Nairobi International Airport, the country’s largest civilian airport.[1] The geographic coordinates of this airport are:2° 17' 33.00"S, +37° 49' 36.00"E (Latitude:-2.292500; Longitude:37.826667).


Makindu Airport is a small airport that serves the town of Makindu and the adjacent communities. Situated 1,000 metres (3,300 ft) above sea level,[2] the airport has a single unpaved runway that measures 3,000 feet (910 m) in length.[3]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

At the moment there are no regular, scheduled airline services to Makindu Airport.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Distance between Jomo Kenyatta Airport Nairobi (Nairobi Area) and Makindu (Eastern) (Kenya)". Retrieved 2018-08-21.
  2. ^ allmetsat. "airport : Makindu Kenya". Retrieved 2018-08-21.
  3. ^ Length of Makindu Airport Runway Archived 2011-09-30 at the Wayback Machine.

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Coordinates: 2°17′33″S 37°49′36″E / 2.292500°S 37.826667°E / -2.292500; 37.826667