Welwitschia Mirabilis Airport

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Welwitschia Mirabilis International Airport

Moçâmedes Airport
Yuri Gargarin Airport

Namibe Airport
Summary
Airport typePublic / Military
ServesMoçâmedes, Angola
Elevation AMSL210 ft / 64 m
Coordinates15°15′40″S 12°8′50″E / 15.26111°S 12.14722°E / -15.26111; 12.14722Coordinates: 15°15′40″S 12°8′50″E / 15.26111°S 12.14722°E / -15.26111; 12.14722
Map
MSZ is located in Angola
MSZ
MSZ
Location of Airport in Angola
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
08/26 2,500 8,202 Asphalt
Source: WAD[1] GCM[2] Landings.com[3] Google Maps[4]

Welwitschia Mirabilis International Airport (Portuguese: Aeroporto Internacional Welwitschia Mirabilis) (IATA: MSZ, ICAO: FNMO) is an airport serving the Atlantic port city of Moçâmedes, the capital of Namibe Province in Angola. The runway is 6.8 kilometres (4.2 mi) south of the city.

The Namibe VOR-DME (Ident: VMO) is located 0.5 nautical miles (0.9 km) off the approach threshold of Runway 26. The Mocamedes non-directional beacon (Ident: MO) is located 1.0 nautical mile (1.9 km) off the same end.[5][6][7]

Airlines and scheduled destination[edit]

AirlinesDestinations
TAAG Angola Airlines Luanda, Ondjiva

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Airport information for FNMO from DAFIF (effective October 2006)
  2. ^ Airport information for Namibe Airport at Great Circle Mapper.
  3. ^ "Aeroporto Mocamedes at aerobaticsweb.org". Landings.com. Retrieved 31 July 2013.
  4. ^ "Yuri Gagarin Airport". Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 14 June 2018.
  5. ^ "Namibe NDB". Our Airports. Retrieved 12 June 2018.
  6. ^ "Namibe VOR". Our Airports. Retrieved 12 June 2018.
  7. ^ "SkyVector: Flight Planning / Aeronautical Charts". skyvector.com. Retrieved 27 July 2017.

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