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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° 24' 38.29" N33.41064
Province / DistrictDamascusLongitude036° 30' 51.36" E36.51427
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

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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.

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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 

4.2.4 Syrian Arab Republic Airport Company Contact List

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