Agostinho-Neto International Airport

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Agostinho-Neto International Airport
Summary
ServesPointe-Noire, Republic of the Congo
Hub forEquaflight, Trans Air Congo
Elevation AMSL55 ft / 17 m
Coordinates04°48′48″S 11°53′09″E / 4.81333°S 11.88583°E / -4.81333; 11.88583
Websitepointenoireairport.com
Map
PNR is located in Republic of the Congo
PNR
PNR
Location of Airport in Republic of the Congo
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
17/35 2,600 8,530 Asphalt
Sources: GCM[1] Google Maps[2]

Antonio-Agostinho-Neto International Airport (IATA: PNR, ICAO: FCPP) is an airport serving Pointe-Noire, a coastal city in the Republic of the Congo. The runway is surrounded by the densely populated city, and is 3 kilometres (1.9 mi) inland from the Atlantic shore.

The Pointe Noire VOR-DME is located on the field.[3]

History[edit]

The airport was inaugurated in 1934; a new passenger terminal opened in 2006.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Passenger[edit]

AirlinesDestinations
Air Côte d'Ivoire Abidjan, Libreville[4]
Air France Paris–Charles de Gaulle
Canadian Airways Congo Brazzaville[5][6]
CEIBA Intercontinental Libreville, Malabo
Equaflight Port-Gentil[7]
Ethiopian Airlines Addis Ababa
Royal Air Maroc Casablanca
Trans Air Congo Brazzaville, Cotonou, Douala, Libreville[8]

Cargo[edit]

AirlinesDestinations
Air France Cargo
operated by Martinair Cargo
Paris–Charles de Gaulle
Avient Aviation Liège, Sharjah
Ethiopian Airlines Cargo Addis Ababa, Liège, Luxembourg[9]
Sky Gabon Libreville

Accidents and incidents[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Airport information for Pointe-Noire Airport at Great Circle Mapper.
  2. ^ "Pointe-Noire Airport". Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 24 March 2018.
  3. ^ "SkyVector: Flight Planning / Aeronautical Charts". skyvector.com. Retrieved 2018-08-20.
  4. ^ "• The African Aviation Tribune •: ► COTE D'IVOIRE: Air Côte d'Ivoire announces Pointe Noire, Ouagadougou, Yaounde; various timetable changes". Retrieved 6 June 2015.
  5. ^ "Canadian Airways Congo – Programmes des vols". Archived from the original on 4 September 2014. Retrieved 4 September 2014.
  6. ^ "Mangos for Meat". Airliner World (September 2014): 31.
  7. ^ Equaflight, 2014 timetable and fares, http://www.equaflight.com/en/schedules-fares/
  8. ^ Trans Air Congo Timetable, http://www.flytransaircongo.com/fr/programme-des-vols/tous-les-horaires.html
  9. ^ Ethiopian AirlinesEthiopian Airlines. "Page not found". Retrieved 6 June 2015.
  10. ^ "Hijacking Description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 14 February 2011.
  11. ^ "TN-ADP Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. 22 March 2011.
  12. ^ "EX-093 Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. 22 March 2011.
  13. ^ "UR-CEN Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. 22 March 2011.
  14. ^ "9L-LEF Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. 22 March 2011.
  15. ^ "EK-11660 Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. 22 March 2011.
  16. ^ "UR-PLV Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. 22 March 2011.
  17. ^ "TN-AGK Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. 22 March 2011.

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