Mangalore International Airport

Airport
ICAO code: 
VOML
Summary
ICAO Region: 
APAC
Territory: 
Location: 
Mangalore, Karnataka,
Coordinates: 
Aerial View: 
12° 57' 13.612" N, 74° 53' 8.667" E
Airport CFIT: 
Runway Visual Perspective
Airport WX: 
Cumulonimbus
Metar
Observation
VOML 211130Z 27008KT 6000 NSC 29/21 Q1009 NOSIG
Station
Mangalore / Bajpe
Date/Time
2022-01-21 11:30:00
Wind direction
270°
Wind speed
08 kts
Lowest cloud amount
nil significant cloud
Temperature
29°C
Dew point
21°C
Humidity
62%
QNH
1009 hPa
Weather condition
n/a

Description

Mangalore International Airport, formerly Bajpe Airport, is a domestic and international airport serving the coastal city of Mangalore, India. The airport is located near Bajpe, approximately 20 km north-east of the city centre.

The airport is located on top of a hill, with the runway landing approaches leading up to the extreme edges of the hill sides and thus called a table top runway.

Climatology

Tropical Monsoon climate (Köppen climate classification Am) - monthly mean temperatures above 18°C in every month of the year and features wet and dry seasons. A tropical monsoon climate typically features less pronounced dry seasons than a tropical savanna climate and see less variance in temperatures during the course of the year. The driest month nearly always occurs at or soon after the "winter" solstice.

Runways

Designator Length Width Surface Rops
6/24 0 0 UNK Yes/Yes
9/27 1615 46 ASP Yes/Yes
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