Khartoum International Airport Closure in 2023: What next? Is any new airport coming in Sudan? What are the Airlines Suspended due to closure


When was Khartoum International Airport closed in 2023?

  • Khartoum International Airport closed on 15 th April 2023.

Why Khartoum International Airport is closed?

What was the reason behind Khartoum International Airport closure?

  • Khartoum International Airport is closed because it was stormed and also occupied during the battle of Khartoum.

Will there be any new airport arriving instead of Khartoum International Airport?

Yes, New Khartoum International Airport will be coming which is under construction.

New Khartoum International Airport Location

Location: 40 km south of Khartoum’s city centre

What are the passenger airlines that are suspended due to Khartoum International Airport closure?

Airlines Destinations
Afriqiyah Airways Benghazi, Tripoli–Mitiga
Air Arabia Abu Dhabi, Cairo, Sharjah
Badr Airlines Abu Dhabi, Addis Ababa, Amman–Queen Alia,Cairo, Damazin, Doha, Dubai–International, El Fasher, El Obeid, Geneina, Istanbul, Jeddah, Juba, Kano, Kassala, London–Gatwick, N’Djamena, Nyala, Port Sudan, Riyadh, Wau
Berniq Airways Benghazi
Cham Wings Airlines Damascus
Egyptair Cairo
Emirates Dubai–International
Eritrean Airlines Asmara, Cairo, Kano
Ethiopian Airlines Addis Ababa
flyadeal Jeddah, Riyadh
flydubai Dubai–International
flynas Abha, Dammam, Jeddah, Medina, Riyadh
Golden Wings Aviation Juba, Wau
Gulf Air Bahrain
Kenya Airways Juba, Nairobi–Jomo Kenyatta
Nova Airways Dongola, El Fasher, Juba, Merowe, Nyala, Port Sudan, Wau
Qatar Airways Doha
Royal Jordanian Amman–Queen Alia
SalamAir Muscat
Saudia Jeddah, Medina, Riyadh
Sudan Airways Addis Ababa, Asmara, Cairo, El Fasher, Geneina, Jeddah, Juba, Kano, N’Djamena, Nyala, Port Sudan, Riyadh
Syrian Air Damascus
Tarco Aviation Amman–Queen Alia, Asmara, Cairo, Dammam, Doha, Entebbe, Jeddah, Juba, Kano, N’Djamena, Riyadh
Turkish Airlines Istanbul
Yemenia Aden

What are the cargo airlines that are suspended due to Khartoum International Airport closure?

Airlines Destinations
EgyptAir Cargo Cairo, Nairobi–Jomo Kenyatta
Emirates Sky Cargo Dubai–Al Maktoum
Ethiopian Airlines Cargo Addis Ababa, Liège
Qatar Airways Cargo Doha
SalamAir Muscat
Saudia Cargo Jeddah
Turkish Cargo Istanbul, Nairobi–Jomo Kenyatta

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