Marakei Airport

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Marakei Airport
Inaugural flight into Marakei Airport, Kiribati by Air Pacific de Havilland Heron (DQ-FAC) (1).jpg
Official opening of the airport in January 1975
Airport type Public
Serves Marakei
Location Rawannawi
Elevation AMSL 10 ft / 3.05 m
Coordinates 2°3′1″N 173°16′0″E / 2.05028°N 173.26667°E / 2.05028; 173.26667
Direction Length Surface
ft m
3,050 930 Coral

Marakei Airport (IATA: MZKICAO: NGMK) is the airport serving Marakei, Kiribati. It is located on the northern tip of the atoll, near the village of Rawannawi.

The airport is served by Air Kiribati from Abaiang (which has a direct connection with the international airport at South Tarawa) on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays. Flights take only ten minutes and cost 36 Australian dollars.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Air Kiribati Abaiang, Tarawa