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.

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]

Felix AirwaysSana'a, Sharjah, Socotra[2] (all suspended)
Yemenia Sharkah, Jeddah, Kuwait, Sana'a, Socotra[citation needed] (all suspended)


  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