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Cape Town International Airport (CPT)

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Cape Town International Airport is an international airport in Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa. Its IATA code is CPT and is located latitude -33.96 and longitude 18.60 in South Africa and operates in SAST time zone.

It has 32 scheduled arrival routes within South Africa and 14 international scheduled routes. Cape Town International Airport tipically handles 8,636,294 passengers per year, ranking as the 2nd busiest airport in South Africa.

It has 2 runways that allow night landings, and can handle virtually any type of aircraft such as oversized jumbo jets commercial jumbo jets and long haul transport aircraft. It regularly services large turboprop commuters, short and medium haul transport aircraft. It can support single engine aircraft, light twins, most business jets and commuter aircraft.

Airport Information

Latitude -33.96481000
Longitude 18.60167000
City Cape Town
Domestic Departures 32
Domestic Arrivals 32
International Departures 16
International Arrivals 14


Code Length Width Surface Lighted
01/19 10502 ft / 3201 m 200 ft / 60 m ASP Yes
16/34 5581 ft / 1701 m 151 ft / 46 m ASP Yes

Most Popular Departures From CPT

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