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Whitegrass Airport
Tanna Airport
Tanna Airport
IATA: TAH – ICAO: NVVW
Location of airport in Vanuatu
Summary
Airport type Public
Serves Tanna, Taféa, Vanuatu
Location Whitegrass / Lénakel
Elevation AMSL 19 ft / 6 m
Coordinates 19°27′18″S 169°13′26″E / 19.455°S 169.22389°E / -19.455; 169.22389
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
15/33 1,230 4,035 Asphalt
Source: DAFIF

Whitegrass Airport (IATA: TAH, ICAO: NVVW), also known as White Grass Airport or Tanna Airport, is an airport on the island Tanna, in the Taféa province in Vanuatu. It is located at Whitegrass (White Grass), 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) north of Lénakel township.

Facilities

The airport resides at an elevation of 19 feet (6 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 15/33 with an asphalt surface measuring 1,230 by 30 metres (4,035 × 98 ft).

Airlines and destinations

  • Air Vanuatu (Aneityum, Aniwa, Dillon's Bay, Futuna Island, Ipota, Port Vila)


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General Info
Country Vanuatu
ICAO ID NVVW
Time UTC+11(+12DT)
Latitude -19.455103
19° 27' 18.37" S
Longitude 169.223928
169° 13' 26.14" E
Elevation 19 feet
6 meters
Magnetic Variation 012° E (01/06)
Operating Agency CIVIL GOVERNMENT, (LANDING FEES AND DIPLOMATIC CLEARANCE MAY BE REQUIRED)
Near City White Grass
Island Group TANNA I
Operating Hours SEE REMARKS FOR OPERATING HOURS OR COMMUNICATIONS FOR POSSIBLE HOURS


Communications
CTAF 120.7
VILA FLT SVC 6553
8846
3425
11339
Communications Remarks
CTAF Unattended. Mand bcst rqr wi 10 NM rad, sfc-3000'.


Runways
ID Dimensions Surface PCN ILS
15/33 4035 x 98 feet
1230 x 30 meters
ASPHALT 017FAYT NO


Navaids
Type ID Name Channel Freq Distance From Field Bearing From Navaid
NDB WG WHITE GRASS - 398 At Field -


Supplies/Equipment
Fuel Jet A1, without icing nhibitor.

100/130 octane gasoline, leaded, MIL-L-5572F (GREEN)


Remarks
CSTMS/AG/IMG PN.
FUEL PN rqr before 1700 Fri. For Sat, Sun and hol 48 PN rqr. (NC-A1, 100/130)
OPR HOURS FIS provided by Vila twr.
RSTD 2-way rdo com rqr with Port Vila ATS.
TFC PAT Rwy 15 rgt tfc.



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