Kununurra Airport is the only major airport of this scenic city of Australia. Located 2.5 km away from the city center, the airport provides entry to all visitors to this city of Australia which gets its name from the Miriwoong language meaning ‘big water’.
Regular flights coming into the airport includes Skywest and Airnorth Airlines which provides domestic aircrafts to and from this airport. Used by light, commercial and military aircrafts, this airport is equipped with all necessary technologies to cater to civil and military flying needs. The runways are made up of asphalt. The Instrument Landing system is world class and so is the Air traffic Control. It plays a very vital role of connecting Kununurra to all the major international airports of Australia, thus helping foreign tourists to reach this city full of natural and man-made beauties.
The other complementary facilities and services that flights and the passengers get to avail of at the Kununurra Airport include;
- Passenger terminal and lounge
- Flight training
- Aircraft rental
- Pilot supplies
- Rental cars
Kununurra is situated near the confluence of the Ord and the Dunham River and close to Australia's largest artificial lake, Lake Argyle. Set up in the 1950s the town is relatively new and was started during the time of the Ord River Irrigation Scheme. It is a hot favourite tourist destination and among the most popularly visited sites in Kununurra are included Celebrity Tree Park, Valentine Spring, Black Rock Creek, Bungle Bungle Range, Argyle diamond mine, El Questro, Wyndham, Middle Springs, Ivanhoe Crossing, Diversion Dam, Buttons Crossing, Dunham and many other waterfalls, gorges and ranges. It is the perfect travel destination for people who want to have a peaceful Australian holiday and Kununurra Airport
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