Air Force Base Durban
|Airport type||Public / Military|
|Operator||South African Air Force|
|Location||Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa|
|Elevation AMSL||33 ft / 10 m|
|Co-located with Durban International Airport|
AFB Durban (ICAO: FADN) is an airbase of the South African Air Force, located in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. The runway is shared with Durban International Airport (since September 1956). The airbase is at the northern end of the runway.
Status following closure of Durban International Airport[edit | edit source]
As of April 2012 no replacement site has been provided for 15 Squadron, which is still based at the airport. As it is a helicopter unit it does not require a large airfield with runways.
Aviation[edit | edit source]
- Non-directional beacon - DU393.0
- VHF omnidirectional range - DNV112.5
- Automatic Terminal Information Service - 127.0
See also[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- Airport information for FADN at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.
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