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Grootfontein Airport



Grootfontein Airport
IATA: GFY – ICAO: FYGF

Grootfontein
Airport
Location of airport in Namibia
Summary
Airport type Public
Location Grootfontein, Namibia
Elevation AMSL 4,636 ft / 1,413 m
Coordinates 19°36′07″S 018°07′21″E / 19.60194°S 18.1225°E / -19.60194; 18.1225
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
08/26 3,560 11,680 Asphalt
17/35 1,040 3,412 Asphalt
Source: DAFIF

Main entrance to Grootfontein Logistics Base, April 1989

Grootfontein Airport (IATA: GFY, ICAO: FYGF) is an airport serving Grootfontein, a city in the Otjozondjupa Region of Namibia. The airport is about 4 km (2 mi) south of the center of Grootfontein. It was formerly a military air base for the South African Air Force.

Facilities

The airport resides at an elevation of 4,636 feet (1,413 m) above mean sea level. It has two asphalt paved runways: 08/26 measuring 3,560 by 45 metres (11,680 × 148 ft) and 17/35 measuring 1,040 × 30 m (3,412 × 98 ft).



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General Info
Country Namibia
ICAO ID FYGF
Time UTC+1(+2DT)
Latitude -19.602167
19° 36' 07.80" S
Longitude 18.122667
018° 07' 21.60" E
Elevation 4636 feet
1413 meters
Magnetic Variation 010° W (01/06)
Operating Agency MILITARY


Communications
TWR
Opr 0500-2000Z
123.3


Runways
ID Dimensions Surface PCN ILS
08/26 11680 x 148 feet
3560 x 45 meters
ASPHALT - NO
17/35 3412 x 98 feet
1040 x 30 meters
ASPHALT - NO


Navaids
Type ID Name Channel Freq Distance From Field Bearing From Navaid
VOR-DME GFV GROOTFONTEIN 104X 115.7 At Field -
NDB GF GROOTFONTEIN - 215 At Field -


Remarks
CSTMS/AG/IMG CSTMS avbl PN.
LGT Remote lgt switching on 124.5, 3 clicks on, 8 clicks bright, 5 clicks dim, auto off aft 15 min.
OPR HOURS Opr SR-SS, OT PN.



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