Sadiq Abubakar III International Airport

DNSO · Sokoto, Nigeria

About Sadiq Abubakar III International Airport

ICAO DNSO
IATA SKO
FIR Kano FIR
Region Sokoto
Country Nigeria
Runways 8/26
Type Midsized airport
Coordinates (ARP) 12.9163, 5.20719   125459N 0051226E
Coordinates (Center) 12.9159, 5.2069   125457N 0051225E
Variation 0.1° E (2024)
Timezone Lagos (+1 h)
Local time Feb 28, 2024 03:59

Runways

ID True Heading Magnetic Heading Length Width Surface Latitude Longitude
8 077° 076° 3,000 m 60 m Asphalt 12.9192 5.2211
26 257° 256° 12.9126 5.1926

Do not use for flight planning
The airport may be closed or require prior permission. True headings and the coordinates of runway ends may be an estimation. Magnetic headings are calculated from true headings using the WMM 2020 model.

Sadiq Abubakar III International Airport

Sadiq Abubakar III International Airport is a midsized airport in Sokoto, Nigeria. The airport is located at latitude 12.91590 and longitude 5.20690. The airport has one runway: 8/26. The ICAO airport code of this field is DNSO. The airport's IATA code is SKO. Nearby other airfields are Srr Ahmadu Bello International Airport, Dogondoutchi Airport, Gusau Airport and Gaya Airport.

Sadiq Abubakar III International Airport publishes a METAR. The flight information region (FIR) is Kano.

Sadiq Abubakar III International Airport is in the timezone of Africa/Lagos. Difference with UTC is +1 h. Today the sun rises at 06:55 and sets at 18:47. This applies to Sadiq Abubakar III International Airport, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is +1 hour. Currently, there is no daylight saving time in effect.

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Nearby airports

Airport ID Distance Direction
Srr Ahmadu Bello International Airport NG-0005 103 km 241°
Dogondoutchi Airport DRRC 146 km 304°

Navigational aids

Name Ident Type Distance Direction
Sokoto SOK VOR-DME 2.5 km 076°