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Hastings is a town in the Rural District in the Western Area of Sierra Leone. The town has a population of 15,054 and lies approximately 15 miles east of Freetown. The Hasting Airfield is an abandoned airfield with a paved runway and a helipad which was used by the different UN missions in Sierra Leone. 


Airfield Details

Country

Sierra Leone

Latitude

8.394444

Province / District

Western Area / Rural District

Longitude

-13.12833

Airfield Name

Hastings

Elevation (ft)

110 ft

IATA & ICAO codes

HGS & GFHA

Surface

Tarmac

Town or City (closest)

Freetown

Runway Condition

Fair

NGO / UN (on ground)

n/a

Passenger / Cargo Security Screening (Yes / No)

No

Runway Dimension

960 m x 20 m

Ground Handling (Yes / No)

No

Refueling Capacity

No

Runway Lighting (Yes / No)

No

Runway Heading

08/26

Fire Fighting Equipment (Yes / No)

No

Air Traffic Control (Yes / No)

No

Windsock (Yes / No)

No

Weather Information (Yes / No)

No

Aircraft Parking space (Yes / No)

No

Navigation Aids (Yes / No)

No

Perimeter fencing (Yes / No)

No

 

Fuel Services Charges

No fuel services at site.

 

Royalties / Non Objection Fees (NOFs)

No royalties nor landing fees applicable.