Polokwane International Airport
|Polokwane International Airport|
Gateway International Airport
|Serves||Polokwane (Pietersburg), South Africa|
|Elevation AMSL||4,076 ft / 1,242 m|
Polokwane International Airport, formerly known as Pietersburg International Airport or Gateway International Airport (IATA: PTG, ICAO: FAPP), is an airport serving the city of Polokwane (known until 2005 as Pietersburg) in the South African province of Limpopo. The airport is located 5 km north of the city. It opened in 1996 on the site of a former air force base.
The airport has scheduled flights to Johannesburg, with five flights on weekdays, one flight on Saturday and two on Sunday. It handles approximately 5,000 aircraft and 38,000 passengers per year.
- Airport information for FAPP at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006., retrieved 2007-11-16.
- Limpopo Tourism & Parks: Transportation: By Air, Archived 13 April 2014
- Gateway International Airport: History Archived 2008-07-14 at the Wayback Machine.
- Gateway International Airport: Flight Schedule Archived 2008-07-14 at the Wayback Machine.
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