Information of Honiara International Airport (formerly Henderson Field)

Honiara, Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands

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Location & QuickFacts

Airport ICAO Code:AGGH
Airport IATA Code:HIR
Airport Type:A - Civil
Longitude/Latitude:E 160° 03' 17.24"/S 09° 25' 40.80"
Elevation:28 ft / 8.53 m
Location:Honiara, Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands
Magnetic Variation:E 8°52.5' (2008-04)
Time Zone:UTC+11

Airport Communications

Type Name Freq 1 Freq 2 Freq 3 Freq 4 Freq 5
Aerodrome Flight Info Service INFO118.1 M3425 K6553 K8846 K11339 K
Information MUNDA INFO118.1 M3425 K6553 K8846 K11339 K

Runway Information

Runway 06/24

Dimension:7218 x 148 ft / 2200.0 x 45.1 m
Surface:Asphalt, asphaltic concrete, tar macadam, or bitumen bound macadam.
  Runway 06 Runway 24
Longitude:160.045472 / E 160° 02' 43.70"160.064106 / E 160° 03' 50.78"
Latitude:-9.431736 / S 09° 25' 54.25"-9.424264 / S 09° 25' 27.35"
End Elevation:30.0 ft14.0 ft
Touchdown Zone Elev.:UnknownUnknown
Lighting System 1:SALS or SALSFSALS or SALSF
Lighting System 2:PAPI - Precision Approach Path IndicatorPAPI - Precision Approach Path Indicator
Lighting System 3:LightsLights


Caution - Rising gnd adj to the W end of arpt and hi terrain within 4 NM. Pilots are advs to use caution when tkof Rwy 24. Rwy 06 has a thld crack. Exer ctn when turning. A dog hazard exists on the movement areas.
Fuel - PPR for non-sked flt. Shell Pacific Islands Ltd., C (677)2-1838 or (677)2-1839. OT (677)2-2377. (100, A1).
Lighting - PAPI MEHT 47'.
Traffic Pattern - Rwy 24 rgt hand turns. However, in VMC, a lt hand turn may be made if PN given to FIS.

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