Surkhet Airport

Surkhet Airport
Airport type Public
Operator Government
Serves Birendranagar, Nepal
Hub for Goma Air
Elevation AMSL 236 ft / 72 m
Coordinates 28°35′09″N 081°38′09″E / 28.58583°N 81.63583°E / 28.58583; 81.63583

Location of airport in Nepal

Direction Length Surface
m ft
09/27 1,200 3,937 Asphalt
Source: DAFIF[1][2]

Surkhet Airport is an airport in Surkhet, Nepal (IATA: SKH, ICAO: VNSK). This airport is one of the hub airports in Mid-Western Nepal. Surkhet Airport is 5 km from the city of Birendranagar and is sometimes referred to as Birendranagar Airport. The airport is capable to handle aircraft from the Nepalese Army Air Service.

Airlines and destinations

Goma Air Bajhang, Bajura, Chaurjahari, Dolpa, Jumla, Nepalgunj, Simikot, Talcha

Accidents and incidents


  1. Airport information for VNSK at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.Source: DAFIF.
  2. Airport information for SKH at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective October 2006).
  3. Aviation Safety Network retrieved 18 November 2006
  4. Spotlight 8 August 2002

See also

List of airports in Nepal

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