Kankan Airport

Kankan Airport

Kankan Diankana Airport
Airport typePublic
Elevation AMSL1,234 ft / 376 m
Coordinates10°26′55″N 9°13′30″W / 10.44861°N 9.22500°W / 10.44861; -9.22500Coordinates: 10°26′55″N 9°13′30″W / 10.44861°N 9.22500°W / 10.44861; -9.22500
KNN is located in Guinea
Location of the airport in Guinea
Direction Length Surface
m ft
10/28 3,000 9,843 Asphalt/gravel
Source: Google Maps[1] GCM[2]

Kankan Airport (IATA: KNN, ICAO: GUXD) (or Kankan Diankana Airport) is an airport serving Kankan, capital of the Kankan Region in Guinea. It is 7 kilometres (4.3 mi) northeast of the city, 2 kilometres (1.2 mi) south of the village of Diankana.

The airport was formerly within Kankan, with the ICAO code of GUXN. The old runway is now a street in the city.

The Kankan non-directional beacon (Ident: KN) is located in the city, 5.4 nautical miles (10.0 km) southwest of the airport.[3]

See also


  1. ^ "Kankan Airport". Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 31 May 2018.
  2. ^ Airport information for Kankan Diankana Airport at Great Circle Mapper.
  3. ^ "Kankan NDB (KN) @ OurAirports". ourairports.com. Retrieved 2018-08-20.

External links

  • OpenStreetMap - Kankan Airport
  • SkyVector - Kankan Airport
  • Accident history for Kankan Airport (GUXN) at Aviation Safety Network
  • Google Earth

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