Pilanesberg International Airport

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Pilanesberg International Airport
Airport typePublic
Owner/OperatorNorth West Provincial Government (NWPG)[1]
ServesSun City, North West, South Africa
Elevation AMSL3,412 ft / 1,040 m
Coordinates25°20′01″S 027°10′24″E / 25.33361°S 27.17333°E / -25.33361; 27.17333Coordinates: 25°20′01″S 027°10′24″E / 25.33361°S 27.17333°E / -25.33361; 27.17333
FAPN is located in North West (South African province)
Location of airport in North West province
Location of North West in South Africa
North West in South Africa.svg
Direction Length Surface
m ft
05/23 2,750 9,022 Asphalt
Sources: South African AIP,[2] DAFIF[3][4]

Pilanesberg International Airport (IATA: NTY, ICAO: FAPN) is an airport serving Sun City in the North West province of South Africa. It is located adjacent to the Pilanesberg Game Reserve.


The airport resides at an elevation of 3,412 feet (1,040 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 05/23 with an asphalt surface measuring 2,750 by 30 metres (9,022 ft × 98 ft).[2]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

South African Express Cape Town, Johannesburg-O. R. Tambo[5]


The Communication Frequency for Pilanesberg International Airport is 118.40 MHz. Runway lights can be activated by making 3-7 clicks on 118.40 MHz.[6] The control tower can be contacted on +27 (0)14 55 22154.

Nearby airports[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "ACSA hands Pilanesberg International Airport back to North West Province". Airports Company South Africa. 22 September 2011. Archived from the original on 29 May 2012. Retrieved 23 December 2011.
  2. ^ a b "Aerodrome chart for FAPN – PILANESBERG INTL (SUN CITY)" (PDF). South African Civil Aviation Authority. Effective 8 July 2004. Archived from the original (PDF) on 3 December 2008. Check date values in: |date= (help)
  3. ^ Airport information for FAPN from DAFIF (effective October 2006)
  4. ^ Airport information for NTY at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective October 2006).
  5. ^ http://atwonline.com/airlines/south-african-regional-sa-express-cleared-restart-flights
  6. ^ AVIMAP Frequency Chart September 2011, AVIMAP Frequency Chart[permanent dead link] link retrieved 23 December 2011

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