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1623.669556 m5,327 ft
|Coordinates||1° 19' 5" S, 36° 55' 45" E|
| All Airports
|HKJK, HKMO, HKNW, HKRE|
|Station||Nairobi/Jomo Kenyatta Airport TWR/APP/NOF/Civil Airlines|
|Date/Time||20 April 2014 07:00:00|
|Wind speed||08 kts|
Nairobi/Jomo Kenyatta International Airport
ICAO: HKJK IATA: NBO
International airport serving Nairobi, Kenya.
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.
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.)