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HKJK

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Airport
ICAO: HKJK
Summary
Name Nairobi/Jomo Kenyatta
Region Africa
Territory Kenya KE.gif
Location Nairobi
Main city served
Coordinates -1° 19' 4.5475", 36° 55' 45.2133"
More airports
in HK
HKJK, HKMO, HKNW, HKRE
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface
6/24 4117 m13,507.218 ft 45 m147.638 ft ASP


METAR
Observation HKJK 052200Z 35007KT 9999 FEW018 15/13 Q1022 NOSIG
Station Nairobi/Jomo Kenyatta Airport TWR/APP/NOF/Civil Airlines
Date/Time 05 December 2014 22:00:00
Wind direction 350°
Wind speed 07 kts
Lowest cloud amount few clouds
Temperature 15°C
Dew point 13°C
Humidity 87%
QNH 1022 hPa
Weather condition n/a


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.)