ayers rock airport airport of ayers rock
airports worldwide
Australia airports
World airports
Airport photos - free!
Aircraft photos - free!
Spacecraft pics - free!
Aviation articles
Ayers Rock Airport

Ayers Rock Airport (also known as Connellan Airport) (IATA: AYQ, ICAO: YAYE) is situated near Yulara, around 463 km (288 mi) (5 hrs drive) away from Alice Springs, Northern Territory, and 20 minutes drive from Uluru (Ayers Rock) itself. An average of 400,000 passenger movements per year pass through this airport in the middle of Australia.

Ayers Rock Airport photo
Ayers Rock/Connellan Airport
(Click on the photo to enlarge)

Airport facilities

Ayers Rock Airport has one main terminal for scheduled flights which contains: Check-in, Customs Baggage Screening, a single Baggage collection conveyor belt, a National Geographic shop, vending machines, Toilets, Departure and Arrival areas, Bus bays and Short term parking.

The largest aircraft that Ayers Rock Airport caters for is Boeing 737-800s operated by Qantas. QantasLink operate a number of Boeing 717-200s in and out of the airport.

Technical aspects

The runway at Ayers Rock Airport is 2,599 × 30 m (8,527 × 98 ft). It has a simple, single stage lighting system and T-VASIS.

Airlines and destinations

Airlines Destinations
Qantas Airways Sydney
Qantas operated by QantasLink Alice Springs, Cairns, Perth
Virgin Blue Sydney

In addition, there are a wide number of scenic flights that are offered by different private charters.

Qantas operates Boeing 737-400/800's, while Qantaslink operates Boeing 717-200's in and out of Ayers Rock Airport. All Qantaslink services are operated by National Jet Systems.

Other aviation

The main user of the airport are light aircraft- either charter, scenic flights or private owned aircraft.

 

Ayers Rock Airport Operator: Ayers Rock Resort Management

Address:
P.O. Box 46
Ayers Rock NT 0872
Australia

Phone: +61 8 89562020

Fax: +61 8 89562545

With the setting of the sun the face of Ayers Rock (Uluru) turns crimson, the sound of a didgeridoo drifts across the desert, galahs burst forth from the twisted limbs of a desert oak, the Red Centre has been weaving the same magic spell on visitors for over 20,000 years.

Ayers Rock Airport Ayers Rock Airport is conveniently located just 6Km from Ayers Rock Resort (10 minutes travel). The airport services both fixed and rotary winged aircraft and receives up to on average 350,000 - 400,000 commercial passengers per year. It is also a popular stopping off point for private pilots and passengers travelling in their own aircraft.

From Ayers Rock Airport, you can enjoy scenic desert flights over Uluru and Kata Tjuta.

You will find three hire car companies, a Qantas desk, Ayers Rock Design retail outlet, an information desk and a private Longitude 131 lounge at the airport. Free transfers between Ayers Rock Resort and the airport are also available. Ask for details when booking your trip.


Images and information placed above are from
www.airportsaustralia.com
www.bentom.com
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ayers_Rock_Airport
We thank them for the data!

General Info
Country Australia
ICAO ID YAYE
Time UTC+9:30
Latitude -25.186111
25° 11' 10.00" S
Longitude 130.975556
130° 58' 32.00" E
Elevation 1626 feet
496 meters
Magnetic Variation 004° E (01/04)
Operating Agency CIVIL GOVERNMENT, (LANDING FEES AND DIPLOMATIC CLEARANCE MAY BE REQUIRED)


Communications
MTAF 126.9
MELBOURNE CNTR 121.85
ATIS 126.55
Communications Remarks  
FSS (on gnd)
MISC Nstd 20 NM to 6700'.


Runways
ID Dimensions Surface PCN ILS
13/31 8527 x 98 feet
2599 x 30 meters
ASPHALT 037FAYT NO


Navaids
Type ID Name Channel Freq Distance From Field Bearing From Navaid
NDB-DME AYE AYERS ROCK 118X 233 At Field -


Supplies/Equipment
Fuel Jet A1, without icing nhibitor.

100/130 MIL Spec, low lead, aviation gasoline (BLUE)


Remarks
CAUTION Bird and animal haz. N end of rwy may be obscured by sand with E winds. Windshear and dust devils year round.
FUEL Avbl 0000-0830Z, OT fone C08 8956 2217. (NC-100LL, A1)
LGT ACTIVATE-Rwy 13-31 120.6.
MISC Ldg fee. Arpt Opr fone C08 8956 2020
RSTD 24 hr PPR. Acft abv 50,044 lb GWT must use rwy turning nodes for 180 turns.


Runway 18/36

10000 x 148 feet
3048 x 45 meters



Runway 18
Surface ASPHALT
True Heading 188.0
Latitude -38.027239
38° 01' 38.06" S
Longitude 144.469425
144° 28' 09.93" E
Elevation 31.0 feet
9 meters
Slope 0.0°
Landing Distance 10000 feet
3048 meters
Takeoff Distance 10000 feet
3048 meters
Lighting System PCL
MIRL
PAPI

Runway 36
Surface ASPHALT
True Heading 008.0
Latitude -38.054456
38° 03' 16.04" S
Longitude 144.464839
144° 27' 53.42" E
Elevation 34.0 feet
10 meters
Slope 0.0°
Landing Distance 10000 feet
3048 meters
Takeoff Distance 10000 feet
3048 meters
Lighting System PCL
MIRL
VA
PAPI


Navaids



AVALON
Type ID Channel Freq Country State
NDB AV - 404 Australia -
Latitude Longitude Airport
-38.018056
38° 01' 05.00" S
144.471111
144° 28' 16.00" E
YMAV


AVALON
Type ID Channel Freq Country State
VOR-DME AV 108X 116.1 Australia -
Latitude Longitude Airport
-38.048889
38° 02' 56.00" S
144.458889
144° 27' 32.00" E
YMAV


Navaids



RIPLEY
Type ID Channel Freq Country State
NDB XCR - 404 United States MINNESOTA
Latitude Longitude Airport
46.078578
46° 04' 42.88" N
-94.343336
094° 20' 36.01" W
RYM


RIPLEY
Type ID Channel Freq Country State
NDB RPY - 224 Australia -
Latitude Longitude Airport
-37.892500
37° 53' 33.00" S
144.491944
144° 29' 31.00" E
YMAV


Thanks to: www.worldaerodata.com

The content above was published at Airports-Worldwide.com in 2004-2006.
We don't guarantee the information is fresh and accurate. The data may be wrong or outdated.
For more up-to-date information please refer to other sources.

















christianity portal
directory of hotels worldwide
 
 

Copyright 2004-2017 © by Airports-Worldwide.com
Legal Disclaimer