Vance W. Amory International Airport

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Vance W. Amory International Airport
Vance Amory Airport facade, June 2006.jpg
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Nevis Air and Sea Ports Authority
Location Newcastle, Nevis
Elevation AMSL 14 ft / 4 m
Coordinates 17°12′20″N 62°35′24″W / 17.20556°N 62.59000°W / 17.20556; -62.59000Coordinates: 17°12′20″N 62°35′24″W / 17.20556°N 62.59000°W / 17.20556; -62.59000
Map
NEV is located in Saint Kitts and Nevis
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NEV is located in Caribbean
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Location on map of Saint Kitts and Nevis
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
10/28 1,218 3,996 Asphalt
Source: DAFIF[1]

Vance W. Amory International Airport (IATA: NEVICAO: TKPN) serves the island of Nevis in the Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis. The airport has a single runway of about 1,220 metres. The airport is located just west of the village Newcastle, Nevis.

The airport was previously known as Bambooshay Airport, then Newcastle Airport. It was renamed in 2002 after the Premier of Nevis, Vance Amory, following the completion of a new, more modern terminal, a new control tower, and an extension to the runway. The airport is available to most aircraft, being an international airport.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Air Sunshine Saint Thomas, San Juan, Tortola, Virgin Gorda, Dominica, Anguilla, Sint Maarten
Charter:Saint Croix
Anguilla Air Services Charter: Anguilla, Saint Kitts
Coastal Air Anguilla, Saint Croix, Dominica
FlyMontserrat Antigua
Hummingbird Air Saint Croix, Saint Thomas
Seaborne Airlines Saint Kitts, San Juan
St Barth Commuter Charter: Saint Barthélemy
Tradewind Aviation San Juan, Saint Barthélemy
Trans Anguilla Airways Charter: Anguilla
Winair Saint Kitts, Sint Maarten, Antigua

American Arlines

Cargo[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Air Sunshine Saint Thomas, San Juan, Tortola, Virgin Gorda, Dominica, Anguilla, Sint Maarten

References[edit]

  1. ^ Airport information for TKPN at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.Source: DAFIF.