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Airport
Code DIAP
Name Abidjan
Region Africa
Territory Ivory Coast CI.gif
Location Port Bouet, Abidjan
Elevation


Coordinates 5° 15' 41" N, 3° 55' 35" W
All Airports
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DIAP
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface
3/21 3000 m9,842.52 ft 50 m164.042 ft ASP


METAR
Observation DIAP 021420Z 22012KT 9999 -DZ BKN010 BKN020 26/23 Q1012 TEMPO TEMPO 4000 DZ
Station Abidjan
Elevation 8 metres
Date/Time 02 October 2014 14:20:00
Wind direction 220°
Wind speed 12 kts
Clouds broken clouds
Clouds code BKN
Temperature 26°C
Dew point 23°C
Humidity 83%
QNH 1012 hPa
Weather condition light drizzle


Abidjan/Felix Houphoet Boigny Airport

ICAO: DIAP IATA: ABJ

Description

International airport serving the capital of the Ivory Coast.

Climatology

Tropical Monsoon climate (Köppen climate classification Am) - monthly mean temperatures above 18°C291.15 K
64.4 °F
524.07 °R
in every month of the year and features wet and dry seasons. A tropical monsoon climate typically features less pronounced dry seasons than a tropical savanna climate and see less variance in temperatures during the course of the year. The driest month nearly always occurs at or soon after the "winter" solstice.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of DIAP

  • A310, vicinity Abidjan Ivory Coast, 2000 (CFIT HF) (On 30 January 2000, an Airbus 310 took off from Abidjan (Ivory Coast) at night bound for Lagos, Nigeria then Nairobi, Kenya. Thirty-three seconds after take-off, the airplane crashed into the Atlantic Ocean, 1.5 nautical miles south of the runway at Abidjan Airport. 169 persons died and 10 were injured in the accident.)
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