Takaka Aerodrome

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Takaka Aerodrome
Summary
Operator Takaka Aerodrome Management Committee
Location Takaka, New Zealand
Hub for Golden Bay Air
Built 1940
Elevation AMSL 97 ft / 30 m
Coordinates 40°49′0.84″S 172°46′33.60″E / 40.8169000°S 172.7760000°E / -40.8169000; 172.7760000Coordinates: 40°49′0.84″S 172°46′33.60″E / 40.8169000°S 172.7760000°E / -40.8169000; 172.7760000
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
11/29 1,982 604 Gravel
18/36 2,730 832 Paved

The Takaka Aerodrome serves the town of Takaka, in the South Island of New Zealand.

Description[edit]

Takaka Aerodrome is north-west of the town. State Highway 60 runs just south of Runway 36. It was established in 1940 and is owned by the Tasman District Council.[1] There are two runways at the Aerodrome. One runs north-south and is 832 metres (2,730 feet) long and 12 metres (39 feet) wide. The second crosses over the first in a south-east to north-west direction and is 604 metres (1,982 feet) long.[2]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Adventure Flights Golden Bay Charter: Karamea, Nelson
Golden Bay Air Karamea, Wellington
Charter: Nelson

See also[edit]

Sources[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Takaka Aerodrome » Tasman District Council". www.tasman.govt.nz. Retrieved 2017-04-19. 
  2. ^ "Takaka Aerodrome" (PDF). AIP New Zealand. Civil Aviation Authority. 2010. Retrieved 2017-11-27.