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Port Moresby/Jacksons International Airport

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AYPY
Airport
ICAO: AYPY – IATA: POM
Summary
Name Port Moresby/Jacksons International Airport
Region Asia and Pacific
Territory Papua New Guinea PG.gif
Location Port Moresby, National Capital
Serving Port Moresby
Elevation 44.501 m
146 ft
146 ft44.501 m
Type large airport
Coordinates 9° 26' 27.16" S, 147° 13' 11.80" E
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
14L/32R 2750 m9,022.31 ft
45 m147.638 ft
ASP yes/yes
14R/32L 2066 m6,778.215 ft
45 m147.638 ft
ASP yes/yes


METAR
Observation AYPY 150200Z 14010G20KT 9999 FEW040 SCT100 29/22 Q1010=
Station Moresby
Date/Time 15 June 2019 02:00:00
Wind direction 140°
Wind speed 10 kts
Lowest cloud amount few clouds
Temperature 29°C
Dew point 22°C
Humidity 66%
QNH 1010 hPa
Weather condition n/a

BS
Tag(s) Bird Strike

Port Moresby/Jacksons International Airport

ICAO: AYPY IATA: POM

Description

Jacksons International Airport, also known as Port Moresby Airport, it is located 8 km4.32 nm
8,000 m
26,246.719 ft
outside Port Moresby, in Papua New Guinea. It is the largest airport in Papua New Guinea and is the main hub for Air Niugini, the national airline of Papua New Guinea, as well as the main hub for Airlines PNG.

Climatology

Tropical Rainforest climate (Köppen climate classification Af) - almost no distinct seasons, average daily temperature around 27°C80.6 °F
300.15 K
540.27 °R
throughout the year. Extensive cloud cover and heavy rainfall prevent temperatures from rising much over 33°C. The diurnal temperature change is between 2°C35.6 °F
275.15 K
495.27 °R
and 5°C41 °F
278.15 K
500.67 °R
which is greater than the annual temperature range of 2°C. Rainfall is heavy and is usually convectional and in the afternoon.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of AYPY

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