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Airport Overview

The Norman Manley International Airport (NMIA) is one of Jamaica’s global gateways and is reputed to be the busiest airport for business travel. It also borders the Kingston Harbour.

NMIA Airports Limited is the operator of Norman Manley International Airport and a wholly owned subsidiary of the Airports Authority of Jamaica (AAJ). The airport is operated under a 30-year Concession Agreement with AAJ and is held to specific performance targets.

The airport’s business network is comprised of over 70 companies and government agencies, with over 3,500 people directly employed at the airport.

Airport Location and Contact

Country

JAMAICA

Province or District

ST. ANDREW

Nearest Town or City
with Distance from Airport

KINGSTON

Airport’s Complete Name

NORMAN MANLEY INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

Latitude

17° 56' 08.40" N

Longitude

076° 47' 15.00" W

Elevation (ft and m)

10 feet

3 meters

IATA Code

KIN

ICAO Code

MKJP

Managing Company or Airport Authority

NMIA AIRPORTS LIMITED (Private / Government partnership)

Management Contact Person

LT. CDR. JOHN MCFARLANE

Open From (hours)

0:00 HRS

Open To (hours)

24:00 HRS

Airport Picture

  


Description and Contacts of Key Companies

Company                                                                    Telephone

Airlift Handlers Ltd                                                    1-876-924-8434

Airways International                                               1-876-924-8269

AJAS Ltd                                                                      1-876-924-8092

Jamaica Dispatch Services                                      1-876-924-8500

Worldwide Flight Services                                      1-876-924-8630-1

For more information on airport contacts, please see the following link: 4.5 Jamaica Airport Companies Contact List

Information on some aviation service providers can be found at: http://www.azfreight.com/

Passenger and Cargo Performance Indicator

The Norman Manley International Airport plays a critical role in the economic development of Jamaica, and is the premier gateway to the nation's capital, Kingston. The airport caters to over 1.7 million passengers, with an approximate 4% average growth rate. It handles over 70 percent (17 million kgs) of the island's airfreight.

Performance for 2016


Per Year

Total Aircraft Movements

21,033

Total Passengers

1,553,928

Total Capacity of the Airport (MT)

12,527

Current Activity of the Airport (MT)


Current use by Humanitarian Flights (UNHAS)

No

 

Runways

Runway #12/30

Runway Dimensions

8910 x 150 feet

2716 x 46 meters

Orientation

112.0 

Surface

Asphalt

Runway #12/30 has one parallel taxiway with four linked taxiways, including one high-speed exit, competitive ground handling and fuelling services.

Helicopter Pad(s)

Helipad #1

Present

NO

Largest Helicopter that can Land

N/A

Width and Length (m)

N/A

Surface

Asphalt

Airport Infrastructure Details

Customs

YES

JET A-1 fuel

YES

Immigration

YES

AVGAS 100


Terminal Building

YES

Single Point Refueling

YES

Passenger Terminal

YES

Air Starter Units

N/A

Cargo terminal

YES

Ground Power (mobile)

N/A

Pax Transport to Airfield

YES

Ground Handling Services

YES

Control Tower

YES

Latrine Servicing

YES

Weather Facilities

YES

Fire Fighting Category (ICAO)

YES

Catering Services

YES

De-icing Equipment

YES

Base Operating Room

YES

Parking Ramp Lighting

YES

Airport Radar

N/A

Approach & Runway Lights

YES

NDB

N/A

VOR


ILS

YES



Airport Operating Details

Operating Details

Maximum Sized Aircraft that can be Offloaded on Bulk Cargo

Antonov AN 124

Maximum Sized Aircraft that can be Offloaded on Pallet

Antonov AN 124

Total Aircraft Parking Area (m²)


Storage Area (m3 and MT)


Handling Equipment

Elevators / Hi Loaders

YES

Max Capacity (MT)

N/A

Max Height

(m)

N/A

Loading Ramps

YES

Other Comments

N/A

Customs Guidance

For more information on customs in Jamaica, please see the following link: 1.3 Jamaica Customs Information

Storage Facilities 


Airfield Costs

FUEL SERVICES CHARGES

Jet A1, without icing inhibitor.

100/130 MIL Spec, low lead, aviation gasoline (BLUE).


Price per Litre USD - $

Jet A-1

$2.50/gal

Avgas

$7.20/gal