Mpumalanga Tourist AttractionsThe Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport
The Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport, (also referred to as KMIA) is a privately owned airport, operated by Primkop Airport Management (Pty) Ltd.
Where? 23 kms from the town of Nelspruit and 14 kms from White River, Mpumalanga
How? Call +27 (0)13 753-7500
Kruger Mpumalanga airport was constructed in an African theme with the Airport Terminal building being under thatch. The unique 7350mē structure blends in with the surrounding bushveld terrain and has become a favourite landmark among passengers and visitors alike.
KMIA has opened up the skies over Nelspruit for both international and local travellers to the Mpumalanga province and the greater Kruger Park region. The airport marks the official port of entry of Mpumalanga and is situated just 23 kms from the town of Nelspruit and 14 kms from White River.
The Kruger National Park is a very pleasant and scenic 30 minute drive from the airport.
Kruger Mpumalanga Airport is also commonly referred to as "Kruger Airport" in the aviation and tourism industry. KMIA is an ICAO approved International Airport, with a runway of 3,100m x 60m, that can accommodate Boeing 737, 747, 767 and Airbus series.
Facilities at Kruger Mpumalanga Airport include a restaurant, Coffee Shop and a Curio Shop. For the travellers convenience there is a Bureau de Change and an ABSA Automated Teller Machine (ATM).