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Nairobi/Jomo Kenyatta

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HKJK
Airport
ICAO: HKJK
Summary
Name Nairobi/Jomo Kenyatta
Region Africa
Territory Kenya KE.gif
Location Nairobi
Serving
Coordinates -1° 19' 4.5475", 36° 55' 45.2133"
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface
6/24 4117 m13,507.218 ft 45 m147.638 ft ASP
METAR
Observation HKJK 060430Z 25005KT 4000 BR FEW005 SCT080 11/10 Q1026 TEMPO TL0530Z 21005KT 6000 BR FEW008 SCT080
Station Nairobi/Jomo Kenyatta Airport TWR/APP/NOF/Civil Airlines
Date/Time 06 July 2015 04:30:00
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Nairobi/Jomo Kenyatta International Airport

ICAO: HKJK IATA: NBO

Description

International airport serving Nairobi, Kenya.

Climatology

Sub-tropical Highland climate (Köppen climate classification Cwb) - In the tropics, a Subtropical Highland climate tends to feature spring-like weather year-round. Average temperatures here remain relatively constant throughout the year but with a significant diurnal variation.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of HKJK

  • A343, Nairobi Kenya, 2008 (WX RE) (On 27 April 2008 an Airbus A340-300 being operated by Virgin Atlantic on a scheduled passenger flight from London had carried out a night auto ILS approach to Runway 06, Nairobi airport, Kenya. Just prior to touchdown, The aircraft entered an area of fog and the PF lost sight of the right side of the runway and the runway lights. The landing was rejected and a diversion to the nomiated alternate was made.)