SIMON MWANSA KAPWEPWE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
The old airport has been relocated and now serves both Kitwe and Ndola, the biggest towns in Zambia after Lusaka. It was renamed Simon Mwansa Kapwepwe International Airport in honour of the country’s former vice president.
ADDRESS Via the Day Hammerskjöld Memorial Access Road off T3 (the Ndola-Kitwe Dual Carriageway)
ELEVATION 4 170ft / 1 270m
GPS CO-ORDINATES 3°00’00’S 28°39’36’E
DESTINATIONS AND AIRLINES FOR NDOLA*
Addis Ababa (Addis Ababa Bole International Airport) – Ethiopian Airlines
Nairobi (Jomo Kenyatta International Airport) – Kenya Airways
Blantyre (Chileka International Airport) – Ethiopian Airlines
Johannesburg (OR Tambo International Airport) – Proflight Zambia
Dar es Salaam (Julius Nyerere International Airport) – Air Tanzania
Lusaka (Kenneth Kaunda International Airport) – Proflight Zambia and Zambia Airways
Mansa (Mansa Airport) – Proflight Zambia
Solwezi – Proflight Zambia
*Please note that flights, airlines and destinations can change without notice.