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Jomo Kenyatta International Airport
Airport Identification: HKJK, NBO
Longitude: 36 55.33’E
Latitude: 01 19.07’S
Elevation: 5,327 Feet above sea level
Transitional Altitude: 9,000 Feet
Run Way: 4,117 Meters by 45 meter wide runway
Magnetic Variation: 2 W
Land Coverage: 4,472.7 hectares
Taxiways: The taxi-way system includes the following:
  • A parallel taxi-way 23 meters wide designated G.
  • Link taxiways 23 meters wide marked K , E , F & L.
  • Connecting taxi-ways 23 meters wide marked H & J
  • Holding bays at the western end of the runway. Holding 06
  • Loop taxi-ways at the eastern threshold marked D
  • Old terminal taxi-ways marked A , B & C.
Passenger Apron: The passenger apron is constituted of concrete bays at the main gear positions of the aircraft.  The other surrounding area is in asphalt between the concrete bays and the airside road in front of units I & II. The capacity offered by the current apron configuration is:
  • Apron 1 – 20 Bays
  • Apron 11 – 4 Bays
  • Apron 111 – 14 Bays
Terminal Building: The terminal building is arranged in an enlarged circumference of three areas:
  • Unit I international departure
  • Unit II international departure
  • Unit III domestic departures and arrivals


Last Updated on Sunday, 09 December 2012 15:48  

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