Moi International Airport is located in Mombasa Kenya. It is the second biggest airport in Kenya after Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) and it’s also known as Mombasa Airport. The airport has eighteen airlines flying directly from and to Europe. It also offers connections to over twenty cities in the region. The Mombasa Airport handles a lot of traffic given the fact that it’s one of the attractive tourist destinations in Africa.
Mombasa Airport is operated by Kenya Airports Authority and covers an area of 539ha.
Mombasa airport got international status in 1978.
History of Moi Airport
Moi Airport was originally known as Port Reitz Airport. It started as a small airstrip during World War II. It had two runways, which used to serve only DC and similar aircraft. Between 1974 and 1977, the Governments of Japan and Kenya undertook an expansion to accommodate B474 aircraft. This gave birth to the new terminal covering an area of 15,000m².
The second passenger terminal was built from 1994 to1996 to handle the increased passenger traffic and by 1978 Mombasa airport got international status.
Moi International Airport was used almost continuously as a refuelling station during the Operation Support Hope humanitarian mission into Rwanda in 1994 during the Operation Support Hope, a humanitarian mission.
The Moi International Airport Arrivals
Moi International Airport Departures
Moi International Airport Code
The Moi Airport code is MBA for IATA. ICAO code is HKMO
The Moi International Airport Runway
Moi International Airport has two runways, namely Runway 21/03 which is 3,350m long and 45m wide and Runway 33/15 which is 1,260m long and 36m wide.
Moi International Airport Taxi
There are a lot of taxis that operate at the airport. Mombasa Airport Taxis are available at the airport taxi offices or from the ten taxiways.
Mombasa Airport Airlines and destinations
|Bravo Airways||Seasonal charter: Kiev-Zhuliany|
|Enter Air||Seasonal: Larnaca, Warsaw-Chopin|
|Ethiopian Airlines||Addis Ababa|
|Fly540||Nairobi–Jomo Kenyatta, Zanzibar|
|Jambo Jet||Nairobi–Jomo Kenyatta|
|Kenya Airways||Jeddah, Nairobi–Jomo Kenyatta|
|Mombasa Air Safari||Amboseli, Keekorok, Lamu, Malindi, Masai Mara, Ukunda/Diani Beach|
|Neos||Seasonal: Verona (begins 26 December 2017)
Seasonal charter: Bologna, Milan–Malpensa, Rome–Fiumicino
Moi International Airport Job Vacancies
If you are looking for jobs at Moi International Airport, then you should always keep looking at the online Kenyan job portals and local dailies. Those are the places where airport job vacancies get advertised.
Moi International Airport Contacts
Below are the contacts of Moi Airport Mombasa
Telephone Numbers: 0203577058, 0203577052, 0203577057,
0203577051 0726318515, 0726318516,