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|Coordinates||1° 19' 4.55" S, 36° 55' 45.21" E|
|Station||Nairobi/Jomo Kenyatta Airport TWR/APP/NOF/Civil Airlines|
|Date/Time||16 June 2019 08:00:00|
|Wind speed||05 kts|
|Lowest cloud amount||broken clouds|
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 (On 27 April 2008 an Airbus A340-300 crew lost previously-acquired visual reference in fog on a night auto ILS into Nairobi but continued to a touchdown which occurred with the aircraft heading towards the edge of the runway following an inappropriate rudder input. The left main gear departed the paved surface and a go around was initiated and a diversion made. The event was attributed to a delay in commencing the go around. No measured RVR from any source was passed by ATC although it was subsequently found to have been recorded as I excess of Cat 1 limits throughout.)