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Airport
ICAO: HKJK
Summary
Name Nairobi/Jomo Kenyatta
Region Africa
Territory Kenya KE.gif
Location Nairobi
Main city served
Elevation
Coordinates 1° 19' 5" S, 36° 55' 45" E
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 142200Z 03008KT 9999 FEW019 BKN080 19/13 Q1021
Station Nairobi/Jomo Kenyatta Airport TWR/APP/NOF/Civil Airlines
Elevation 1624 metres
Date/Time 14 October 2014 22:00:00
Wind direction 30°
Wind speed 08 kts
Clouds few clouds
Clouds code FEW
Temperature 19°C
Dew point 13°C
Humidity 68%
QNH 1021 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.)
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