Airports in Iraq
Al Najaf International Airport (IATA: NJF; ICAO: ORNI) is the airport serving Najaf, Iraq, and is located on the eastern side of the city. Formerly a military airbase, the facility consists of one asphalt runway 3,000 metres (9,800 ft) long and 70 metres (230 ft) wide. The airport is expanding to provide four departure gates, two arrival […]
Baghdad International Airport(IATA: BGW, ICAO: ORBI) (Arabic: مطار بغداد الدولي), is Iraq’s largest airport, located in a suburb about 16 km (9.9 mi) west of downtown Baghdad in the Baghdad Governorate. It is the home base for Iraq’s national airline, Iraqi Airways.
Basra also written Basrah (Arabic: البصرة; BGN: Al Başrah) is the capital of Basra Governorate, located on the Shatt al-Arab river in southern Iraq between Kuwait and Iran. It had an estimated population of 952,441 as of 2007, and 2,009,767 as of 2012. Basra is also Iraq’s main port, although it does not have deep […]
Erbil International Airport (IATA: EBL, ICAO: ORER), is the main airport of Erbil city in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq. It is administered by the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) under a committee consisting of the Prime Minister, Barzani, and is one of two international airports (the other being Sulaymaniyah Airport) in the Kurdistan region of Iraq, […]
Mosul International Airport (IATA: OSM, ICAO: ORBM) is an airport located at Mosul, Iraq, with a concrete runway. It became a civil airport in 1990 with the rebuild of the runway (from asphalt to concrete) and construction of a new terminal. After undergoing major renovations to be able to reach international standards and category 1 status, it […]