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|ICAO: HAAB – IATA: ADD|
|Location||Addis Ababa, Addis Ababa|
|Elevation||2,333.549 m |
7,656 ft2,333.549 m
|Coordinates||8° 58' 40.01" N, 38° 47' 57.98" E|
|Date/Time||19 August 2019 13:00:00|
|Wind speed||10 kts|
|Lowest cloud amount||broken clouds|
|Tag(s)||Hot and High Operations|
International airport serving Addis Ababa, the capital of Ethiopia.
Sub-tropical Highland climate (Köppen climate classification Cwb) - In the tropics, a Subtropical Highland climate tends to feature spring-like weather year-round. Average temperatures here remain relatively constant throughout the year but with a significant diurnal variation.
Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of HAAB
- A320, vicinity Addis Ababa Ethiopia, 2003 (On 31 March 2003, an A320, operated by British Mediterranean AW, narrowly missed colliding with terrain during a non-precision approach to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.)
- B763, Addis Ababa Ethiopia, 2014 (On 12 October 2014, a Boeing 767-300 commenced take-off at Addis Ababa in accordance with its clearance but rejected take-off at 135 knots when the crew saw an obstruction ahead in the centre of the runway and it stopped approximately 100 metres from a vehicle. The Investigation found that the GND controller had cleared the vehicle to enter the runway, the TWR controller had given take-off clearance without first checking that that the runway was clear. It could not be established whether the GND controller had obtained TWR controller permission to grant the vehicle runway access.)