Thar Jath Airstrip

Thar Jath Airstrip
Summary
Airport typePublic, Civilian
Ownern/a
ServesDuar, South Sudan
LocationDuar,  South Sudan
Elevation AMSLunknown ft / unknown m
Coordinates08°46′55″N 30°07′52″E / 8.78194°N 30.13111°E / 8.78194; 30.13111 (Thar Jath Airstrip)
Map
Thar is located in South Sudan
Thar
Thar
Location of Thar Jath Airstrip in South Sudan
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
n/a 6,561 (est.) 2,000 (est.) Unpaved

Thar Jath Airstrip is an airport in South Sudan.

Location

Thar Jath Airstrip (IATA: n/a, ICAO: n/a) is located in Guit County, Fangak State, in north central South Sudan, near the town of Duar.

This location lies approximately 464 kilometres (288 mi), by air, north of Juba International Airport, the largest airport in South Sudan.[1] The geographic coordinates of this airport are: 8° 46' 55.24"N, 30° 7' 52.42"E (Latitude: 8.782013; Longitude: 30.131228). The elevation of Thar Jath Airstrip is unknown. The airport has a single unpaved runway, the dimensions of which are not publicly known at this time.

Overview

Thar Jath Airstrip is a small civilian airport that serves the town of Duar and surrounding communities. It also serves the Thar Jath oil field. There are no known scheduled airlines serving this airport at this time, but the United Nations Humanitarian Air Service served the field from Rumbek Airport.[2]

External links

  • Location of Thar Jath Airstrip At Google Maps

See also

References

  1. ^ "Distance between Juba () (Airport) and Thar Jath Airstrip (Sudan)". distancecalculator.globefeed.com. Retrieved 2018-08-26.
  2. ^ "UNHAS South Sudan Fixed Flight Schedule | Logistics Cluster". www.logcluster.org. Retrieved 2018-08-26.

Coordinates: 8°46′55″N 30°07′52″E / 8.782013°N 30.131228°E / 8.782013; 30.131228


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