St. Catherine International Airport

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This article is about the airport in Egypt. For the airport in Madeira, Portugal formerly known as Santa Caterina Airport, see Madeira Airport.
St. Catherine International Airport
Airport type Public
Operator Government
Location St. Catherine, Egypt
Elevation AMSL 4,368 ft / 1,331 m
Coordinates 28°41′07″N 034°03′45″E / 28.68528°N 34.06250°E / 28.68528; 34.06250
SKV is located in Sinai
Location within Egypt
Direction Length Surface
m ft
17/35 2,115 6,939 Asphalt
Source: DAFIF[1][2]

St. Catherine International Airport (IATA: SKVICAO: HESC) is an airport serving St. Catherine (or St. Katherine[3]), Saint Katherine city in the South Sinai Governorate of Egypt. It is located about 20 km (12 mi.) northeast of the city, which is near Mount Sinai.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

There are currently no scheduled services to and from the airport. In 2011, the airport served 247 passengers (-72.6% vs. 2010).


  1. ^ Airport information for HESC at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.Source: DAFIF.
  2. ^ Airport information for SKV at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective October 2006).
  3. ^ St. Katherine (St. Catherine's City), South Sinai Governorate, Egypt

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