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Bloemfontein Airport

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Airport type  Public / Military
02/20  2,559
Elevation  1,350 m
Elevation AMSL  4,457 ft / 1,358 m
Code  BFN
Phone  +27 51 407 2200
Bloemfontein Airport
Operator  ACSA South African Air Force
Location  Bloemfontein, Free State, South Africa
Website  http://www.airports.co.za/airports/bram-fischer
Address  Bloemfontein, 9300, South Africa
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Bloemfontein airport to be renamed bram fischer


Bram Fischer International Airport (IATA: BFN, ICAO: FABL) is primary airport located in Bloemfontein, a city in the Free State province of South Africa. The runways are shared with AFB Bloemspruit.

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In 2012, the airport served 426,420 passengers. Bloemfontein airport, like many others in South Africa, underwent R46 million's worth of construction and upgrading of the whole airport in preparation for the 2010 FIFA World Cup.

In November 2012, the South African government announced that the airport's name was to be changed to Bram Fischer International Airport; the official renaming was performed by Pres. Jacob Zuma on Thursday, 13 December 2012.

Bloemfontein airport to be renamed bram fischer


Cargo

South African Express is the operator with the most scheduled flights to Bloemfontein. Its fleet of Q400's and CRJ200's can regularly be seen at FABL. Mango, a subsidiary of South African Airways, operates one daily flight to Cape Town. Its services to Durban and Johannesburg were discontinued after no profit was made.

Aviation

  • Non-directional beacon - BL380.0
  • VHF omnidirectional range - BLV114.1
  • Automatic Terminal Information Service - 126.45
  • References

    Bloemfontein Airport Wikipedia


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