Girish Mahajan

Grootfontein Air Force Base

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Airport type  Military
Elevation AMSL  4,636 ft / 1,413 m
3,560  11,680
Address  Grootfontein, Namibia
Owner  Namibian Air Force
Location  Grootfontein, Namibia
08/26  3,560
11,680  Asphalt
Code  GFY
Grootfontein Air Force Base

Grootfontein Air Force Base (IATA: GFY, ICAO: FYGF) is an air base of the Namibian Air Force in Grootfontein, a city in the Otjozondjupa Region of Namibia. The air base is about 4 km (2 mi) south of the center of Grootfontein. It was formerly a military air base for the South African Air Force. Most of the Air Force planes and personnel are hosted at the air base.

The Grootfontein non-directional beacon (Ident: GF) and VOR-DME (Ident: GFV) are located on the field.

References

Grootfontein Air Force Base Wikipedia


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