Masvingo Airport

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Masvingo Airport
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Summary
LocationMasvingo


Masvingo Airport is an airport in Masvingo, Zimbabwe. Masvingo airport is situated 2.5 miles east of Masvingo and provides air access to Masvingo town, Lake Muturikwi, Kyle Recreational Park and the Great Zimbabwe Monument. The airport is mainly used by residents of Masvingo, tourists, mining companies such as Murowa Diamonds, Bikita Minerals, Renco Mine and the farming community in Masvingo.


Background

The Airport was constructed in 1952. It has an elevation of 3596 feet and the runway is 1726 metres long and 18 meters wide. The runway handles light and medium sized aircraft. The airport is also used for mercy flights such as medical air rescue and by the Airforce of Zimbabwe , since it is located next to the Zimbabwe National Army provincial headquarters for 4 Brigade.

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References

  1. Masvingo Airport, CAAZ, Published: , Retrieved: 15 May 2018