OAKN

Kandahar International Airport

Airport
ICAO code
OAKN
IATA Code
KDH
Summary
ICAO Region
APAC
ICAO Territory
Location

Kandahar, Kandahar

Serving
Kandahar
Elevation
3337 ft
Coordinates
31° 30' 23" N , 65° 50' 57" E
KCC
BSk
Airport RE
Hot and High Operations
Metar

Description

Kandahar International Airport (more commonly known as Kandahar Airport) is located 16 km south-east of Kandahar City in Afghanistan.

Climatology

Cold Semi-arid climate (Köppen climate classification BSk). Hot, sometimes extremely hot summers and cold, sometimes very cold winters. Some snowfall during the winter. Areas featuring cold semi-arid climates are sometimes subject to major temperature swings during a 24 hour period.

Runways

Designator Length Width Surface Rops
5/23 3210 45 ASP Yes/Yes

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