Coordinates: 12.0476, 8.52462
City Kano
Country Nigeria
Type Large airport
Timezone Lagos (+1 h)
Local time Oct 21, 2021 5:59 am
  • 5/23
  • 6/24

About Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport

Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport is a large airport in Kano, Nigeria. The airport has 2 runways: 5/23 and 6/24 The ICAO designator of this field is DNKN and it's IATA code is KAN. Nearby other airfields are Dutse International Airport, Zaria Airport, Katsina/yaradura, Katsina Airport and Tessaoua Airport.

Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport publishes a METAR. The flight information region (FIR) is Kano ACC.

Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport is in the timezone of Africa/Lagos. Difference with UTC is +1 h. Today the sun rises at 6:16 am and sets at 6:04 pm. This applies to Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is +1 hour. Daylight saving time is currently in progress.

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Nearby airports

ICAO Name Distance Type City Country
DNDS Dutse International Airport 56 mi Small airport Dutse NG
DNZA Zaria Airport 85 mi Midsized airport Zaria NG
DNKT Katsina/yaradura 88 mi Unknown Katsina NG
DN57 Katsina Airport 88 mi Small airport Katsina NG
DRRA Tessaoua Airport 123 mi Small airport Tessaoua NE
DRZR Zinder Airport 124 mi Midsized airport Zinder NE
DN53 Kaduna Old Airport 124 mi Small airport Kaduna NG
DNGU Gusau Airport 124 mi Midsized airport Gusau NG
DNKA Kaduna Airport 124 mi Midsized airport Kaduna NG
DNBC Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa International Airport 136 mi Midsized airport Bauchi NG