By Uforo-Abasi Essien

22 October 2020

Kaduna International Airport - Latest Updates

?IATA Airport Code: KAD??????????

 ICAO Airport Code: DNKA 

Airport TypeOwnerLocationCoordinatesElevation 
PublicFederal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN)Kaduna10?41?45?N, 7?19?15?E632 m / 2073 ft 

Kaduna International Airport is located in Kaduna, the capital city of Kaduna State in Nigeria. It serves Kaduna and other nearby cities. The airport began commercial operations in 1982. Since it's completion, the airport has played a major role in the growth of the economy of the state. Also, several sectors have witnessed a great boost in their operations. Because the Kaduna Airport is well-fitted with modern facilities, it has recorded high air traffic movement.


Flight booking has never been easier! If you can?t get to the airport, you can also check-in online. To do this, visit an airline check-in site. Enter all required details carefully. Information such as personal details and ID number should be entered correctly. Also, remember to provide the correct departure time, trip details and cabin class.

However, if you have special needs it is best to book a flight at the airport counter. These could be needs such as excess baggage, pets or documents that need to be verified. You should also note that not all airlines offer online check-in services.


The 9843 feet runway of the airport is functional and fit for easy movement of large aircraft. In order to aid resistance to shear stress, it is paved with asphalt. Also, Runway Edge Lighting has been installed at the airport. Because of this upgrade, commercial operations still go on at the airport at night.

05/233000 m / 9843 ft
Kaduna International Airport


Kaduna Airport is a hub for Aero Contactor, Azman and Arik Air airlines. All aircraft in the airport are well-maintained and fit for commercial activities.

kadun ainternational airport


Kaduna International Airport has one airport terminal which handles domestic flights to Lagos and other cities in Nigeria. Because of the good condition of the airport facilities, air traffic movement are always on the rise.


The most popular destination from Kaduna International Airport is Lagos State.

AirlineArik Air, Azman Air and Aero Contractors
Destination Lagos
Kaduna International Airport

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