Gondar Airport

Gondar Airport (IATA: GDQ, ICAO: HAGN), also known as Atse Tewodros Airport,[1] is an airport serving Gondar,[2] a city in the northern Amhara Region of Ethiopia. The name of the city and airport may also be transliterated as Gonder.[3] The airport is located 18 km (11 miles) south of Gondar.[1] The airport is named after the Emperor of Ethiopia (Atse) Tewodros II.[1]

Gondar Atse Tewodros Airport

የጎንደር ዓፄ ቴዎድሮስ የአየር ማረፊያ
Gonder Airport Stehmann-1.jpg
Airport typePublic
OperatorEthiopian Airports Enterprise
ServesGondar, Ethiopia
Elevation AMSL1,994 m / 6,542 ft
Coordinates12°31′11″N 037°26′02″E / 12.51972°N 37.43389°E / 12.51972; 37.43389Coordinates: 12°31′11″N 037°26′02″E / 12.51972°N 37.43389°E / 12.51972; 37.43389
HAGN is located in Ethiopia
Location in Ethiopia (Amhara region in red)
Direction Length Surface
m ft
17/35 2,700 8,858 Asphalt


Gondar airport resides at an elevation of 1,994 metres (6,542 ft) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 17/35, with an asphalt surface measuring 2,700 by 45 metres (8,858 ft × 148 ft).[1]

Airlines and destinationsEdit

Ethiopian Airlines[4] Addis Ababa, Axum, Lalibela


  1. ^ a b c d e "Gondar Atse Tewodros Airport". Ethiopian Airports Enterprise. Archived from the original on 3 December 2013. Retrieved 21 July 2012.
  2. ^ a b Airport information for HAGN from DAFIF (effective October 2006)
  3. ^ a b Airport information for GDQ at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective October 2006).
  4. ^ "Domestic Route Map". Ethiopian Airlines. Archived from the original on 2011-09-30. Retrieved 2009-07-31.

External linksEdit

  Media related to Gondar Airport at Wikimedia Commons