Alice Springs Airport is capable of taking code E-type Aircraft B777/B747 and certified for A380
- Capable of accepting all aircraft type, up to and included A380
- 24/7 access
- ILS Cat 1
- Air BP and shell refuelling
- Cat 6 firefighting services
- Fast Asian deployment
- Safe, legal environment
- Tax advantages
- Competitive storage rates
- Reduced ferry costs
- Same timezone to Asia
Magnetic Bearing: Runway 12/30 Bearing 115 (Principal Runway)
Reference Code: Code 4
Length / Width / Slope: 2438m x 45m, slope down at 0.3% to the southeast
Graded Strip: Approaches: Rwy 12 1.20% take-off gradient
Rwy 30 2.12% take off gradient
Pavement type and rating: PCN 60 Flexible high strength sub-grade
Tyre Pressure 1750kPa or 254 PSI – Determined by Aircraft usage Runway grooved.
Type A Chart – Edition 1 May 2004
Runway 12/30 Turning Nodes
The current node configurations allow for B747/B777/A380 to conduct 180 starboard turns. The current node configurations allow for B747/B777/A380/A340 to conduct 180 starboard turns. The node line is designed for standard A340-600 / B777-300ER wheel deflections. All other aircraft are to use minimum speed and maximum radius turns to avoid pavement damage.
Runway 12/30 T-VASIS
Runway 12 HIAL-CAT1
Note 0930-2200 UTC HIRL & HIAL only
Available with 90 minutes prior notice.
Curfew and Noise Abatement
Alice Springs Airport is open 24/7 and there are no restricted flight paths for noise abatement procedures.