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Moi International Airport

Airport Identification:

HKMO

Longitude:

039 35.52’E

Latitude:

04 01 43. 08’S

Elevation:

59.74 meter (196 ft above sea level)

Transitional Altitude:

3,000 Feet

Runways:

There are two runways:

  • 3,350 meters long by 45 meters wide (21/03)
  • 1,260 meters long by 36 meters wide (33/15)

Magnetic Variation:

1° W

Average Temperature:

32.7 Degrees centigrade

Land Coverage:

539 hectares

Taxiways:

The taxi-way system includes the following:

  • A parallel taxi-way 3,564 meters long 23 metres wide designated A
  • Exit taxiways 23 metres wide marked B, C & D
  • Connecting taxi-ways 23 meters wide marked K, L
  • Connecting taxiways (for small aircrafts) marked H, J
  • Isolated area at Taxiway F, West end of RWY 15
  • Military Taxiway (old apron) marked M

Aprons:

  • Main apron
  • General Aviation apron
  • Military apron

Passenger Apron:

The passenger apron is constituted of rigid pavement bays at the main gear positions of the aircraft. The other surrounding area is flexible pavement between the rigid pavement and Terminal 1 & 2 building. There exists a ground safety service road; a static tank and lawn.

The capacity offered by the current apron configuration is:

  • Main Apron 1 – 9 Bays
  • General Aviation Apron 1–14 Bays (for small aircrafts)
  • Military Apron (the Bays are not marked but can hold 2 wide bodied aircrafts, 5 medium bodied aircrafts and 9 small aircrafts).

Terminal Buildings:

The airport has four terminals.

  • Terminal 1 has international / domestic departures, and international/domestic arrivals.
  • Terminal 2 is used for international departures only
  • General Aviation Terminal for local departures to tourist destinations, and local airports and airstrips like Wilson, Malindi , Ukunda, and Manda Island.
  • Cargo Terminal for uplift of cargo exports and imports.

Services and Facilities:

  • State pavilion
  • VP/VIP Lounge
  • 1st class lounge
  • Business lounge
  • Administrative units based at termina1&2 freight
  • Freight Terminal South of Terminal 1
  • Control Tower
  • service building for power and water supply
  • Police Station
  • Several workshops
  • Two hangars
  • Several canteens
  • Specialized freight area
  • Telephone exchange
  • Stand by generators
  • Post office
  • Banks
  • Bureaus

Last Updated on Sunday, 09 December 2012 18:17  

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