Global Information Lookup Global Information

Massawa International Airport information


Massawa International Airport
Antonov An-12BP AN1639638.jpg
A retired Antonov An-12BP near the Massawa airport's bus terminal.
  • IATA: MSW
  • ICAO: HHMS
Summary
Airport typeMilitary/Public
ServesMassawa
LocationMassawa, Eritrea
Elevation AMSL206 ft / 63 m
Coordinates15°41′0″N 39°22′5″E / 15.68333°N 39.36806°E / 15.68333; 39.36806Coordinates: 15°41′0″N 39°22′5″E / 15.68333°N 39.36806°E / 15.68333; 39.36806
Map
MSW is located in Eritrea
MSW
MSW
Location of airport in Eritrea
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
07/25 11,483 3,500 Asphalt

Massawa International Airport (IATA: MSW, ICAO: HHMS) is an airport in Massawa, a major city in the Northern Red Sea region of Eritrea. It is considered to be the successor of the Otumlo Airport, also in Massawa, which was destroyed in 1941.

and 41 Related for: Massawa International Airport information

Request time (Page generated in 0.2644 seconds.)

Massawa International Airport

Last Update:

Massawa International Airport (IATA: MSW, ICAO: HHMS) is an airport in Massawa, a major city in the Northern Red Sea region of Eritrea. It is considered...

Word Count : 202

Massawa

Last Update:

Massawa (/məsˈɑːwə/ muh-SAH-wuh; Tigrinya: ምጽዋዕ, romanized: məṣṣəwaʿ; Ge'ez: ምጽዋ; Arabic: مصوع; Italian: Massaua; Portuguese: Maçuá) is a port city in...

Word Count : 2122

Asmara International Airport

Last Update:

747) cannot fly to the airport.[citation needed] Unsuitable aircraft would instead need to use the Massawa International Airport on the Eritrean coast...

Word Count : 569

Nasair

Last Update:

 Eritrea Massawa (Massawa International Airport) Hub  Kenya Nairobi (Jomo Kenyatta International Airport)  Sudan Khartoum (Khartoum International Airport)  South...

Word Count : 251

Asmara

Last Update:

Asmara. Asmara International Airport serves the city with many international flights. Massawa International Airport is an alternative airport nearby. As of...

Word Count : 3449

Assab International Airport

Last Update:

2017 there it is a civilian weekly flight between Assab and Massawa international Airport. As of November 2018 Eritrean Airlines is planning to start...

Word Count : 213

List of Ethiopian Airlines destinations

Last Update:

Skytrain equipment. The airline's hub is located at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport. Following is a list Ethiopian Airlines' scheduled destinations...

Word Count : 2366

HHMS

Last Update:

HHMS may refer to: Massawa International Airport, in Eretrea His Hawaiian Majesty's Ship, a ship designation; see Kaimiloa, the only ship ever so designated...

Word Count : 65

Transport in Eritrea

Last Update:

three international airports, one in the capital, Asmara International Airport, and the two others in the coastal cities, Massawa (Massawa International Airport)...

Word Count : 421

Eritrean Free Zones Authority

Last Update:

the supervision of CEO Araya Tsegay. The Massawa Free Zone offers access to the Massawa International Airport, as well as seaport access. Furthermore,...

Word Count : 200

MSW

Last Update:

craft distillery in Pottstown, Pennsylvania, United States Massawa International Airport, Eritrea (by IATA code) Ministry of Interior (Poland) (Polish:...

Word Count : 123

List of airports in Eritrea

Last Update:

This is a list of airports in Eritrea, sorted by location. Transport in Eritrea List of airports by ICAO code: H#HH - Eritrea Wikipedia: WikiProject Aviation/Airline...

Word Count : 73

List of free economic zones

Last Update:

Canal Container Terminal Assab Free Port and International Airport Massawa Free Port and International Airport Atlantic Free Zone Kenitra Tangier Exportation...

Word Count : 1793

Ethiopian Navy

Last Update:

(and primary) base — the Haile Selassie I Naval Base — was established at Massawa in 1956. The navy took delivery of its first ship in 1957. By the early...

Word Count : 2061

Eritrea

Last Update:

tools dated to more than 125,000 years old near the Bay of Zula south of Massawa, along the Red Sea littoral. The tools are believed to have been used by...

Word Count : 14115

Obelisk of Axum

Last Update:

transported by truck along the tortuous route between Axum and the port of Massawa, taking five trips over a period of two months. It travelled by the ship...

Word Count : 1839

Red Sea Air

Last Update:

the airline, which operated domestic routes between Asmara, Assab and Massawa. Red Sea Air had a fleet of BAC 1-11s The airline operated from 1988 to...

Word Count : 86

Xian MA60

Last Update:

visibility on visual approach to Kaimana Airport, Kaimana, West Papua in Indonesia. It had left Sorong Airport with 19 passengers and 6 crew members on...

Word Count : 2389

Eritrean Airlines

Last Update:

May 1991 (1991-05), serving as the ground handling agent at Asmara International Airport and at Assab and Massawa. It also acted as sales agent for other major airlines...

Word Count : 1602

Kagnew Station

Last Update:

military's Keren R & R Center, located in the city of Keren in 1971. The Massawa R&R Center (the U.S. Army Red Sea Rest Center), located on the Red Sea...

Word Count : 2619

Transport in Ethiopia

Last Update:

landlocked and was by agreement with Eritrea using the ports of Asseb and Massawa until 1997; since the Eritrean-Ethiopian War, Ethiopia has used the port...

Word Count : 1614

Ethiopia

Last Update:

and expansion efforts were sustained by Emperor Zara Yaqob who conquered Massawa and Dahlak Archipelago around 1465. Ifat's successor, the Adal Sultanate...

Word Count : 29886

Petros Solomon

Last Update:

and Zara fronts during the war in the early 1980s. He led the battle of Massawa in 1977; He also, along with Ogbe Abraha, led the battle to liberate the...

Word Count : 1019

Lists of earthquakes

Last Update:

Guinea". earthquake.usgs.gov. Retrieved May 14, 2021. "M 6.6 - 144 km NE of Massawa, Eritrea". earthquake.usgs.gov. Retrieved January 11, 2022. "4.4 magnitude...

Word Count : 4344

Axum

Last Update:

explorers, James Theodore Bent and his wife Mabel Bent, travelled by boat to Massawa on the west coast of the Red Sea. They then made their way overland to...

Word Count : 3928

Telecommunications in Ethiopia

Last Update:

by a line that ran from Addis Ababa through Tigray into Eritrea and to Massawa; and the next year by a line again from Addis Ababa to Gore in the province...

Word Count : 900

Amelia Earhart

Last Update:

Ninety-Nines), Oklahoma. Earhart Road, located next to the Oakland International Airport North Field in Oakland, California. Amelia Earhart Playhouse, at...

Word Count : 25125

Economy of Eritrea

Last Update:

Asia, and there is hope that the construction of a new, jet-capable airport in Massawa, as well as rehabilitation of the port there, may support increased...

Word Count : 2037

Petrella Airport

Last Update:

The Petrella Airport (officially called "Aeroporto Petrella di Mogadiscio") was the first international airport in Italian Somalia. It was opened in 1928...

Word Count : 709

History of Asmara

Last Update:

docks in Massawa, a cement factory in Massawa, the Gura airport, the Massawa-Asmara funicular railroad, and parts of the railroad line from Massawa to Asmara...

Word Count : 14141

Italian Libya

Last Update:

the two main cities of Libya, Tripoli and Benghazi, with new ports and airports, new hospitals and schools and many new roads & buildings. Also tourism...

Word Count : 4584

Italian Cyrenaica

Last Update:

Benghazi was enlarged and nearby was created a modern Hospital. Also a new airport was built. In 1934, Italian Cyrenaica and Italian Tripolitania became part...

Word Count : 1113

Timeline of the Tigray War

Last Update:

government would soon "conduct missile attacks to foil military movements in Massawa and Asmara". The federal government claimed that the attacks were "indicative...

Word Count : 13854

Taxi livery

Last Update:

minibuses can occasionally be found with white liveries. The taxis in Massawa are often large, like a minibus. In Nigeria, each state has its own taxi...

Word Count : 2680

Italian Tripolitania

Last Update:

the enlargement of the port of Tripoli and the creation of the Tripoli airport. A group of villages for Italians and Libyans was created on coastal Tripolitania...

Word Count : 2713

Italian Ethiopia

Last Update:

automobilistici (Citao)" (Mechanic & Transport industry). Italians also created new airports and in 1936 started the worldwide famous Linea dell'Impero, a flight connecting...

Word Count : 3497

Abiy Ahmed

Last Update:

likewise opens the possibility for Ethiopia to resume using the Ports of Massawa and Asseb, which, prior to the Ethio-Eritrean conflict, were its main ports...

Word Count : 16737

Taxis by country

Last Update:

inner city and southern side of the town have a lot of taxis. The taxis in Massawa are often large like minibusses, but are still taxis. They are also yellow...

Word Count : 8608

Italian Somaliland

Last Update:

arch was built at the center of Mogadishu Garden. The Mogadishu International Airport was constructed that same year. The facility was regarded as one...

Word Count : 4619

Yemen

Last Update:

leopard skins from the chief of the Dahlak islands (off the coast from Massawa). Stephen W. Day Regionalism and Rebellion in Yemen: A Troubled National...

Word Count : 24991

History of Somalia

Last Update:

command of Estêvão da Gama was sent from Portuguese India and arrived at Massawa in February 1541. Here, he received an ambassador from the Emperor beseeching...

Word Count : 15170