Chaurjahari Airport

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Chaurjahari Airport
Airport type Public
Owner CAAN
Operator CAAN
Serves Rukum, Nepal
Elevation AMSL 2,460 ft / 762 m
Coordinates 28°37′38″N 082°11′39″E / 28.62722°N 82.19417°E / 28.62722; 82.19417
RUK is located in Nepal
Location of airport in Nepal
Direction Length Surface
m ft
600 1,601

Rukumkot Chaurjahari Airport (IATA: RUKICAO: VNCJ) is an airport serving Chaurjahari,[1] a town in the Rukum district of the Rapti zone in Nepal. The runway is asphalt concrete made of designation 03/21. The runway is of dimension 600×30 m. It is located at the edge of Chaurjahari municipality.


The airport resides at an elevation of 2,460 feet (750 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway which is 600 metres (1,969 ft) in length.[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Nepal Airlines Kathmandu, Nepalgunj [2]

See also[edit]

List of airports in Nepal


  1. ^ a b c Airport information for Rukumkot, Nepal (VNCJ / RUK) at Great Circle Mapper.
  2. ^ "Schedule Effective from 15 May, 2010 to 30 October, 2010". Nepal Airlines. Retrieved 7 June 2010. 

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