Mbandaka Airport

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Mbandaka Airport
Airport typePublic
LocationMbandaka, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Elevation AMSL1,040 ft / 317 m
Coordinates00°01′21″N 018°17′19″E / 0.02250°N 18.28861°E / 0.02250; 18.28861
MDK is located in Democratic Republic of the Congo
Location in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Direction Length Surface
m ft
18/36 2,202 7,224 Asphalt
Source: DAFIF[1] GCM[2] Google Maps[3]

Mbandaka Airport (French: Aéroport de Mbandaka) (IATA: MDK, ICAO: FZEA) is an airport serving the Congo River port of Mbandaka,[1] capital city of the Équateur District in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The runway is on the southeast side of the city.


The airport resides at an elevation of 1,040 feet (317 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 18/36 with an asphalt surface measuring 2,202 by 45 metres (7,224 ft × 148 ft).[1]

The Mbandaka VOR/DME (Ident: MBA) is located 0.6 nautical miles (1.1 km) off the approach threshold of Runway 18.[4][5]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Congo Airways Kinshasa-N'djili[6]
Air Kasaï Gemena, Kinshasa-N'djili[7]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c Airport information for FZEA from DAFIF (effective October 2006)
  2. ^ Airport information for Mbandaka Airport at Great Circle Mapper.
  3. ^ Google Maps - Mbandaka Airport
  4. ^ "Mbandaka VOR-DME (MBA) @ OurAirports". Retrieved 2018-08-20.
  5. ^ "Maps". Retrieved 2018-08-20.
  6. ^ HORAIRE AVEC 1 Q400 DU 06/06 AU 10/07/2016 (Heures locales),[permanent dead link]
  7. ^ Air Kasaï, 2016 timetable, Archived 2016-09-19 at the Wayback Machine

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