This airport has a new terminal building and is designed specifically for passenger movements as part of the tourism industry operating in the region. It has a single runway in good condition and is in close proximity to Zimbabwe and Botswana.
Airport Location and Contact
Province or District
|Livingstone District, Southern Province|
Nearest Town or City
Airport’s Complete Name
|Harry Mwaanga Nkumbula International Airport|
Elevation (ft and m)
Managing Company or Airport Authority
Management Contact Person
Vivian M. Sikanyeela
Open From (hours)
Open To (hours)
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|Performance for 2016|
|Per Month||Per Day|
Total Aircraft Movements
Total Capacity of the Airport (MT)
Current Activity of the Airport (MT)
Current Use by Humanitarian Flights (UNHAS)
Airport has two runways in good condition with no taxiway.
2,292(m) X 60 (m)
1,350 m x
There are no dedicated helipads. Helicopters use the apron area if available.
The airport terminal was completed in 2016. The runways are in good condition. The premises are fenced and secure. Maintenance is scheduled and completed for all critical items.
JET A-1 fuel
Single Point Refueling
|Yes - AVGAS|
Air Starter Units
Ground Power (mobile)
Pax Transport to Airfield
Ground Handling Services
Fire Fighting Category (ICAO)
|Yes - CAT 7|
Base Operating Room
Parking Ramp Lighting
Approach & Runway Lights
Maximum Sized Aircraft that can be Offloaded on Bulk Cargo
Maximum Sized Aircraft that can be Offloaded on Pallet
Total Aircraft Parking Area (m²)
Storage Area (m3 and MT)
Elevators / Hi Loaders
Max Capacity (MT)
Max Height (m)
There is no customs for cargo at this airport. Only for passengers.
For more information on customs in Zambia, please see the following link: 1.3 Zambia Customs Information
Security of the Airport premises is provided by the Zambian Police Airport Division. Inside the terminal building, security services are provided by ZACL.