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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.
  • In addition to being known as "Arusha Airport", another name for ARK is "Uwanja wa Ndege wa Arusha  (Swahili)".
  • Arusha Airport handled 122,621 passengers last year.
  • 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.
  • Arusha Airport (ARK) currently has only 1 runway.
  • Arusha Airport is a small airport serving Arusha, Tanzania.

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 View satellite image of Kilimanjaro International Airport 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 View satellite image of Moshi Airport 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 View satellite image of Lake Manyara Airport 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 View satellite image of Amboseli Airport 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 View satellite image of Kilaguni Airport 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 View satellite image of Wilson Airport 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 View satellite image of Jomo Kenyatta International Airport 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 View satellite image of Mara Serena Airport 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 View satellite image of Msalato International Airport– Proposed airport – 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 View satellite image of Moi International Airport 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 View satellite image of Bamburi Airport 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 View satellite image of Kericho Airport 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 View satellite image of Nanyuki Airfield 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 View satellite image of Musoma Airport 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 View satellite image of Malindi Airport 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 View satellite image of Atuona Airport 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 View satellite image of Cassidy International Airport 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 View satellite image of Manihi Airport 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 View satellite image of Ahe Airport 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 View satellite image of Arutua Airport 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 View satellite image of Mataiva Airport 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 View satellite image of Apataki Airport 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 View satellite image of Fangatau Airport 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 View satellite image of Raroia Airport 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 View satellite image of Fakarava Airport 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 View satellite image of Hilo International Airport 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 View satellite image of Makemo Airport 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 View satellite image of Pōhakuloa Training Area 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 View satellite image of Waimea-Kohala Airport 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 View satellite image of Kona International Airport at Keāhole Set KOA as destination Airport Get more information about Kona International Airport at Keāhole