Wageningen Airstrip

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Wageningen Airstrip
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Luchtvaartdienst Suriname
Location Wageningen, Suriname
Elevation AMSL 6 ft / 2 m
Coordinates 5°46′00″N 56°38′00″W / 5.76667°N 56.63333°W / 5.76667; -56.63333Coordinates: 5°46′00″N 56°38′00″W / 5.76667°N 56.63333°W / 5.76667; -56.63333
Map
SMWA is located in Suriname
SMWA
SMWA
Location in Suriname
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
09/27 950 3,117 Asphalt
Sources: GCM[1] Google Maps[2]

Wageningen Airstrip (IATA: AGIICAO: SMWA) is 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) north of Wageningen, in the Nickerie District of Suriname. Heavily used for cropdusting agriculture flights in this rice region of the country. Homebase of the Surinam Sky Farmers

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines, Charter & Crop dusting companies serving this airport are:

Airlines Destinations
Aero Club Suriname Paramaribo, Zorg en Hoop Airport
Blue Wing Airlines[3] Paramaribo, Zorg en Hoop Airport
Caribbean Commuter Airways[4] Paramaribo, Zorg en Hoop Airport
Eagle Air Service Nickerie, Major Fernandes Airfield
ERK Farms Saramacca, Henri Alwies Airstrip
Gum Air[5] Paramaribo, Zorg en Hoop Airport
Hi-Jet Helicopter Services[6] Paramaribo, Zorg en Hoop Airport
Kuyake Aviation Academy[7] Paramaribo, Zorg en Hoop Airport
Suriname Air Force / Surinaamse Luchtmacht Paramaribo, Zorg en Hoop Airport
Pegasus Air Services[8] Paramaribo, Zorg en Hoop Airport
Overeem Air Service (OAS) Nickerie, Major Fernandes Airfield
Surinam Sky Farmers Nickerie, Wageningen Airstrip

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Airport information for AGI at Great Circle Mapper.
  2. ^ "Google Maps - Wageningen". google.com. Retrieved 2016-06-14. 
  3. ^ "Scheduled Flights - Bluewing Airlines". bluewingairlines.com. Retrieved 2016-06-14. 
  4. ^ Caricom Air Archived March 15, 2013, at the Wayback Machine.
  5. ^ "Gum Air - Destinations". gumair.com. Retrieved 2016-06-14. 
  6. ^ Hi-Jet Helicopter Archived February 22, 2014, at the Wayback Machine.
  7. ^ Kuyake Aviation Academy Archived December 26, 2015, at the Wayback Machine.
  8. ^ "Pegasus". pegasus.sr. Retrieved 2016-06-14. 

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