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Mount Cook Airport
Mount Cook Ski Plane 1977.jpg
Ski-planes at Mount Cook, 1977
IATA: MONICAO: NZMC
Summary
Operator Aoraki Mount Cook Airport Ltd
Location Mount Cook Village, New Zealand
Elevation AMSL 2,153 ft / 656 m
Coordinates 43°46′0.6″S 170°8′8.95″E / 43.766833°S 170.1358194°E / -43.766833; 170.1358194Coordinates: 43°46′0.6″S 170°8′8.95″E / 43.766833°S 170.1358194°E / -43.766833; 170.1358194
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Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
13/31 4,833 1,473 Paved

Mount Cook Aerodrome (IATA: MONICAO: NZMC) is an airport near Mount Cook Village, New Zealand. Regular commercial flights originally ceased in 2002, however from the 23rd of December 2012 to the 27th of January 2013, Air New Zealand subsidiary Mount Cook Airline operated thrice weekly services from Mount Cook to Christchurch and Queenstown Airport. Air New Zealand decided not to resume the services for the 2013/2014 summer due to a lack of demand.

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