Seiyun Airport

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Seiyun Airport
مطار سيئون
Maṭār Seiyun
Front Picture Of Seiyun Airport.jpg
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Government of Yemen
Serves Seiyun
Location Seiyun, Yemen
Hub for Yemenia
Felix Airways
Elevation AMSL 639 m / 2,097 ft
Coordinates 15°57′58″N 048°47′17″E / 15.96611°N 48.78806°E / 15.96611; 48.78806
Map
GXF is located in Yemen
GXF
GXF
Location of airport in Yemen
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
07/25 3,000 9,843 Asphalt

Seiyun Airport (IATA: GXF, ICAO: OYSY) is an airport in Seiyun, Yemen.[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

AirlinesDestinations
Yemenia Amman, Cairo, Socotra[2]

Latest Updates[edit]

Planes arriving in seiyun airport

As of March 2018, there are only two flights operated by Yemenia: Amman and Cairo. Until November 2017 it was the sole operating airport in Yemen, due to the air blockade on Sana'a International Airport and political turmoil in Aden International Airport[3] [4]

Notes
  • ^1 As of early 2016, all of Yemenia's flights operated via Bisha Domestic Airport.[5] However, Yemenia does not have the traffic rights to transport passengers solely to/from Bisha.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "(GXF) Seiyun Airport". FlightStats. Retrieved 2012-09-03.
  2. ^ https://www.yemenia.com/schedule
  3. ^ Shaker, Shaker (January 6, 2017). "Fierce clashes around Aden airport kill two". almasdarnews. Retrieved June 20, 2017.
  4. ^ Ghattas, Abir. "Yemen's No Fly Zone: Thousands of Yemenis are Stranded Abroad". Retrieved 8 April 2015.
  5. ^ "Schedule Tue 01 Sep 2015". Yemenia Airways. 31 August 2015. Retrieved 1 March 2016.