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  • Damascus Airport, located 25 km from Damascus has 2 parallel runways, of which the longest is 11,811 feet (3,600 metres) long and 45 m in width
  • Damascus Airport is in the time zone UTC +2 (DST+3).
  • The airport is referred to by the IATA using the airport code DAM. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) uses OSDI when referring to Damascus Airport
Location Details
CountrySyriaLatitude33.41064
Province / DistrictDamascusLongitude36.51427
Town or City (Closest)DamascusElevation (ft and m)2,002 ft / 616 m
Airfield NameDamascusIATA and ICAO CodesDAM – OSDI
Open From (hours)00:00Open To (hours)24:00

Helicopter Pad(s)

Helipad #1

Present (Yes / No)

Yes

Largest helicopter that can land

no restriction

Width and Length (metres)

no restriction

Surface

all required services available

Airport Infrastructure Details

Customs

Yes

JET A-1 fuel

Yes

Immigration

Yes

AVGAS 100

Yes

Terminal Building

Yes

Single Point Refueling

Yes

Passenger Terminal

Yes

Air Starter Units

Yes

Cargo terminal

Yes

Ground Power (mobile)

Yes

Pax transport to airfield

Yes

Ground Handling Services

n/a

Control Tower

Yes

Latrine Servicing

Yes

Weather Facilities

Yes

Fire Fighting Category (ICAO)

Yes, Category: 9

Catering Services

Yes

De-icing Equipment

No

Base Operating Room

Yes

Parking Ramp Lighting

Yes

Airport Radar

Yes

Approach & Runway Lights

Yes

NDB

Yes

VOR

Yes

ILS

Yes

 

 

Passenger and Cargo Performance Indicator

Performance for: Year n/a

Annual Figures

MonthlyDaily

Total aircraft movements

26,558

2,21373

Total passengers

2,240,733

186,7286,139

Total capacity of the airport (metric tonnes)

IL-76 (36 Mt) & C-130 (18 Mt)

Current activity of the airport (metric tonnes)

30,000 MT

2,500 MT82 MT

Current use by Humanitarian flights (UNHAS)

n/an/an/a


Operating Details
Maximum sized aircraft which can be offloaded on bulk cargo:no restriction
Maximum sized aircraft that can be offloaded on palletno restriction
Total aircraft parking area (m²)n/a
Storage Area (mt)n/aCubic Meters (m³)n/a
Cargo Handling Equipment Available (Yes / No)YesIf "Yes" specify below
Elevators / Hi Loaders (Yes / No)YesMax Capacity (mt)n/a
Can elevators / hi loaders reach the upper level of a B747 (Yes / No)Yes
Loading Ramps (Yes / No)n/a

Storage Facilities

Storage facilities are available at the Syrian international airports of Damascus, Aleppo and Lattakia. They are sufficient and cover the current needs.

Airfield Cost

Fuel Services Charges

Jet-A1 is available at all airport and airfields in sufficient quantities

Cargo Terminal Charges

Import

Rate US$ / kg

Handling Charge per kg

0.20 US$

Break Bulk Fee

n/a

Diplomatic Mail

n/a

Strong Room – per consignment

n/a

Cold Storage Fee

n/a

Delivery outside normal working hours

n/a

Preparation of substitute AOA – Invoice – Receipt

n/a

Storage per kg per day – Grace period? hours

n/a

Export

Rate US$ / kg

Handling charges – Unpalletized cargo

0.20 US$

International Air WayBill

n/a

Local Air WayBill

n/a

Air Way Bill Amendment - Cancellation

n/a

Air Way Bill Documentation

n/a

Diplomatic Mail

n/a

Storage charges per kg per day

n/a

Security

Good (no further information provided).

Companies Available 

4.4 Syrian Arab Republic Airport Company Contact List

Information on some aviation service providers can be found at: Website of Azfreight