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ARK Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: ARK / HTAR
Airport Names:
  1. Arusha Airport
  2. Uwanja wa Ndege wa Arusha  (Swahili)
Location: Arusha, Tanzania
GPS Coordinates: 3°22'0"S by 36°37'18"E
Operator/Owner: Government of Tanzania
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 4,550 feet (1,387 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Arusha Airport (ARK):

  • The furthest airport from Arusha Airport (ARK) is Atuona Airport (AUQ), which is located 11,481 miles (18,477 kilometers) away in Atuona, Marquesas Islands, French Polynesia.
  • Because of Arusha Airport's high elevation of 4,550 feet, planes must typically fly at a faster airspeed in order to takeoff or land at ARK. Combined with a high temperature, this could make ARK a "Hot & High" airport, where the air density is lower than it would otherwise be at sea level.
  • The airport served 87,252 passengers in 2004.
  • The closest airport to Arusha Airport (ARK) is Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO), which is located 32 miles (51 kilometers) E of ARK.
  • In addition to being known as "Arusha Airport", another name for ARK is "Uwanja wa Ndege wa Arusha  (Swahili)".
  • Arusha Airport (ARK) currently has only 1 runway.
  • Arusha Airport handled 122,621 passengers last year.

Map of Nearest Airports from Arusha Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Arusha Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
131.51 miles (50.71 km) EKilimanjaro International Airport (JRO)Kilimanjaro, TanzaniaView Kilimanjaro International Airport on a map Set JRO as destination Airport Get more information about Kilimanjaro International Airport
248.53 miles (78.11 km) EMoshi Airport (QSI)Moshi, TanzaniaView Moshi Airport on a map Set QSI as destination Airport Get more information about Moshi Airport
355.43 miles (89.21 km) WLake Manyara Airport (LKY)Lake Manyara, TanzaniaView Lake Manyara Airport on a map Set LKY as destination Airport Get more information about Lake Manyara Airport
466.21 miles (106.55 km) NEAmboseli Airport (ASV)Amboseli, KenyaView Amboseli Airport on a map Set ASV as destination Airport Get more information about Amboseli Airport
5105.23 miles (169.35 km) ENEKilaguni Airport (ILU)Kilaguni, KenyaView Kilaguni Airport on a map Set ILU as destination Airport Get more information about Kilaguni Airport
6142.04 miles (228.59 km) NWilson Airport (WIL)Nairobi, KenyaView Wilson Airport on a map Set WIL as destination Airport Get more information about Wilson Airport
7143.05 miles (230.22 km) NJomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO)Nairobi, KenyaView Jomo Kenyatta International Airport on a map Set NBO as destination Airport Get more information about Jomo Kenyatta International Airport
8175.36 miles (282.22 km) NWMara Serena Airport (MRE)Masai Mara, KenyaView Mara Serena Airport on a map Set MRE as destination Airport Get more information about Mara Serena Airport
9197.55 miles (317.92 km) SSWMsalato International Airport– Proposed airport – (DOD)Dodoma, TanzaniaView Msalato International Airport– Proposed airport – on a map Set DOD as destination Airport Get more information about Msalato International Airport– Proposed airport –
10209.87 miles (337.74 km) ESEMoi International Airport (MBA)Mombasa, KenyaView Moi International Airport on a map Set MBA as destination Airport Get more information about Moi International Airport
11218.45 miles (351.57 km) ESEBamburi Airport (BMQ)Bamburi, KenyaView Bamburi Airport on a map Set BMQ as destination Airport Get more information about Bamburi Airport
12226.89 miles (365.15 km) NNWKericho Airport (KEY)Kericho, KenyaView Kericho Airport on a map Set KEY as destination Airport Get more information about Kericho Airport
13230.23 miles (370.51 km) NNanyuki Airfield (NYK)Nanyuki, KenyaView Nanyuki Airfield on a map Set NYK as destination Airport Get more information about Nanyuki Airfield
14233.39 miles (375.60 km) WNWMusoma Airport (MUZ)Musoma, TanzaniaView Musoma Airport on a map Set MUZ as destination Airport Get more information about Musoma Airport
15240.14 miles (386.47 km) EMalindi Airport (MYD)Malindi, KenyaView Malindi Airport on a map Set MYD as destination Airport Get more information about Malindi Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Arusha Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Arusha Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,480.80 miles (18,476.51 km) SSWAtuona Airport (AUQ)Atuona, Marquesas Islands, French PolynesiaView Atuona Airport on a map Set AUQ as destination Airport Get more information about Atuona Airport
211,467.83 miles (18,455.63 km) ECassidy International Airport (CXI)Christmas Island, KiribatiView Cassidy International Airport on a map Set CXI as destination Airport Get more information about Cassidy International Airport
311,192.90 miles (18,013.19 km) SManihi Airport (XMH)Manihi, French PolynesiaView Manihi Airport on a map Set XMH as destination Airport Get more information about Manihi Airport
411,191.59 miles (18,011.08 km) SAhe Airport (AHE)Ahe, French PolynesiaView Ahe Airport on a map Set AHE as destination Airport Get more information about Ahe Airport
511,131.77 miles (17,914.81 km) SArutua Airport (AXR)Arutua, Tuamotus, French PolynesiaView Arutua Airport on a map Set AXR as destination Airport Get more information about Arutua Airport
611,124.96 miles (17,903.84 km) SSEMataiva Airport (MVT)Mataiva, French PolynesiaView Mataiva Airport on a map Set MVT as destination Airport Get more information about Mataiva Airport
711,111.86 miles (17,882.76 km) SApataki Airport (APK)Apataki, French PolynesiaView Apataki Airport on a map Set APK as destination Airport Get more information about Apataki Airport
811,100.26 miles (17,864.09 km) SFangatau Airport (FGU)Fangatau, French PolynesiaView Fangatau Airport on a map Set FGU as destination Airport Get more information about Fangatau Airport
911,094.04 miles (17,854.07 km) SRaroia Airport (RRR)Raroia, French PolynesiaView Raroia Airport on a map Set RRR as destination Airport Get more information about Raroia Airport
1011,085.94 miles (17,841.05 km) SFakarava Airport (FAV)Fakarava, Society Islands, French PolynesiaView Fakarava Airport on a map Set FAV as destination Airport Get more information about Fakarava Airport
1111,059.84 miles (17,799.05 km) NEHilo International Airport (ITO)Hilo, Hawaii, United StatesView Hilo International Airport on a map Set ITO as destination Airport Get more information about Hilo International Airport
1211,057.93 miles (17,795.98 km) SMakemo Airport (MKP)Makemo, French PolynesiaView Makemo Airport on a map Set MKP as destination Airport Get more information about Makemo Airport
1311,027.06 miles (17,746.29 km) NEPōhakuloa Training Area (BSF)Camp Pohakuloa, Hawaii, United StatesView Pōhakuloa Training Area on a map Set BSF as destination Airport Get more information about Pōhakuloa Training Area
1411,020.15 miles (17,735.17 km) NEWaimea-Kohala Airport (MUE)Kamuela, Hawaii, United StatesView Waimea-Kohala Airport on a map Set MUE as destination Airport Get more information about Waimea-Kohala Airport
1511,019.34 miles (17,733.86 km) NEKona International Airport at Keāhole (KOA)Kailua / Kona, Hawaii, United StatesView Kona International Airport at Keāhole on a map Set KOA as destination Airport Get more information about Kona International Airport at Keāhole