São Tomé International Airport

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Not to be confused with San Tome Airport.
São Tomé International Airport
Aeroporto Internacional de São Tomé
Sao Tome Airport 1 (15627228594).jpg
Terminal buildng from the runway
Airport type Public
Serves São Tomé, São Tomé Island, São Tomé and Príncipe
Elevation AMSL 33 ft / 10 m
Coordinates 00°22′41″N 006°42′44″E / 0.37806°N 6.71222°E / 0.37806; 6.71222
TMS is located in São Tomé and Príncipe
Location of airport in São Tomé and Príncipe
Direction Length Surface
m ft
11/29 2,220 7,283 Asphalt
Source: DAFIF[1][2]

São Tomé International Airport (Portuguese: Aeroporto Internacional de São Tomé) (IATA: TMSICAO: FPST) is a minor international airport located on São Tomé Island, 5 kilometres (3 mi) from the city of São Tomé.[3] It is the main airport serving São Tomé and Príncipe.


The airport resides at an elevation of 33 feet (10 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 11/29 with an asphalt surface measuring 2,220 by 45 metres (7,283 ft × 148 ft).[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Africa's Connection STP[4] Príncipe[5]
Afrijet Libreville[6]
STP Airways
operated by EuroAtlantic Airways
TAAG Angola Airlines Luanda, Praia
TAP Portugal Accra, Lisbon

Incidents and accidents[edit]


  1. ^ a b Airport information for FPST from DAFIF (effective October 2006)
  2. ^ Airport information for TMS at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective October 2006).
  3. ^ Destinos em São Tomé e Príncipe (São Tomé) from TAP Portugal
  4. ^ Africa's Connection STP official website
  5. ^ Time Table 2015 [1]
  6. ^ Schedule 2016 [2]
  7. ^ Accident description for D2-FAF at the Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved on 7 July 2011.

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