Tākaka Aerodrome

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The Tākaka Aerodrome serves the town of Tākaka, in the South Island of New Zealand.

Tākaka Aerodrome
Tākaka Aerodrome 02.jpg
Passengers boarding the flight to Wellington
Summary
OperatorTākaka Aerodrome Management Committee
LocationTākaka, New Zealand
Hub forGolden Bay Air
Built1940
Elevation AMSL97 ft / 30 m
Coordinates40°49′0.84″S 172°46′33.60″E / 40.8169000°S 172.7760000°E / -40.8169000; 172.7760000Coordinates: 40°49′0.84″S 172°46′33.60″E / 40.8169000°S 172.7760000°E / -40.8169000; 172.7760000
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
11/29 1,982 604 Gravel
18/36 2,730 832 Paved

DescriptionEdit

Tākaka Aerodrome is northwest of the town. State Highway 60 runs just south of Runway 36. It was established in 1940 and is owned by the Tasman District Council.[1]

There are two runways at the aerodrome. One runs north–south and is 832 metres (2,730 feet) long and 12 metres (39 feet) wide. The second crosses the first in a south-east to north-west direction and is 604 metres (1,982 feet) long.[2]

Airlines and destinationsEdit

AirlinesDestinations
Golden Bay Air Karamea, Nelson, Wellington

See alsoEdit

SourcesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Tākaka Aerodrome » Tasman District Council". www.tasman.govt.nz. Retrieved 19 April 2017.
  2. ^ "Takaka Aerodrome" (PDF). AIP New Zealand. Civil Aviation Authority. 2010. Retrieved 27 November 2017.