Riyan Airport

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Riyan Airport
Airport type Public
Serves Mukalla
Location Mukalla, Yemen
Elevation AMSL 16 m / 54 ft
Coordinates 14°39′45″N 049°22′30″E / 14.66250°N 49.37500°E / 14.66250; 49.37500
RIY is located in Yemen
Location of airport in Yemen
Direction Length Surface
m ft
06/24 3,001 9,846 Asphalt

Riyan Airport (also known as Riyan Mukalla Airport) is an airport in Mukalla, Yemen (IATA: RIYICAO: OYRN).

This is not the former RAF Riyan, which is located closer to Mukalla, but a newly built airport.

Flights were suspended in March 2015, due to military actions from Saudi Arabia.[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Felix Airways Sana'a, Sharjah, Socotra[2]
Yemenia Sharjah International Airport, Jeddah, Kuwait, Sana'a, Socotra[citation needed]


  1. ^ Ghattas, Abir. "Yemen's No Fly Zone: Thousands of Yemenis are Stranded Abroad". Retrieved 8 April 2015. 
  2. ^ Felix air destinations, 2014, http://www.felixairways.com/destination.php

Coordinates: 14°39′45″N 49°22′30″E / 14.66250°N 49.37500°E / 14.66250; 49.37500