MBGT

Grand Turk/JAGS McCartney International Airport

Airport
ICAO code
MBGT
IATA Code
GDT
Summary
ICAO Region
CARSAM
ICAO Territory
Location

Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands

Serving
Grand Turk
Elevation
13 ft
Coordinates
21° 26' 40" N , 71° 8' 32" W
KCC
Aw
Airport WX
Tropical Revolving Storm
Metar
Observation
MBGT 122300Z 13008KT 9999 SCT012 SCT030 28/23 Q1016
Station
TURKS ISLAND
Date/Time
2022-08-12 23:00:00
Wind direction
130°
Wind speed
08 kts
Lowest cloud amount
scattered clouds
Temperature
28°C
Dew point
23°C
Humidity
74%
QNH
1016 hPa
Weather condition
n/a

JAGS McCartney International Airport (IATA: GDT), also known as Grand Turk International Airport, is an airport located one mile south of Cockburn Town on Grand Turk Island in the Turks and Caicos Islands, an overseas territory of the United Kingdom. The airport named for James Alexander George Smith McCartney, the island territory's first Chief Minister. It is the second largest airport in the Turks & Caicos, after Providenciales International Airport.

Climatology

Tropical Savanna climate (Köppen climate classification Aw) - monthly mean temperature above 18°C in every month of the year and a pronounced dry season.

The dry season is in Feb/Mar. The Hurricane season lasts from May to December with the rainy season extending into January.

Runways

Designator Length Width Surface Rops
11/29 1939 46 ASP No/No

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