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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 130400Z 14010G20KT 9999 HZ SCT025 SCT040 30/25 Q1009
Station Moresby
Date/Time 13 October 2019 04:00:00
Wind direction 140°
Wind speed 10 kts
Lowest cloud amount scattered clouds
Temperature 30°C
Dew point 25°C
Humidity 74%
QNH 1009 hPa
Weather condition haze

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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