Kabul International Airport
Address: H666+H2F, Kabul, Afghanistan
Phone: +93 20 230 0016
Airport code: KBL
Height: 1,791 m
Junction for: Ariana Afghan Airlines, Kam Air
Year of construction: 1960
KBL Arrivals today
Check out Hamid Karzai International Airport Arrivals
Most Kabul Airport arrivals are from Kam Air who mostly fly to the other cities in Afganistan. Flydubai and Emirates also have arrivals from Dubai. All KBL arrivals are on the 11,520 feet runway.
Airport Kabul Airport (Hamid Karzai International Airport), located in (or near) Kabul has 1 runway, which is 11483 feet (3500 meters) long for all Kabul arrivals. The airport is in the UTC + 4: 30 time zone.
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) refers to the airport code KBL. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) uses OAKB.
History of Kabul Airport
The first Hamid Karzai arrivals already took place in 1960. The first tourists came via Kabul airport. This lasted until 1978 because of the Saur Revolution. It was then put into service by the Soviet Army. In 1996 passenger flights returned but a few years later it was closed again by the US invasion. A terminal was only taken into use for international Kabul in 2008.At the airport, the international terminal is modern in contrast to the terminal for domestic Kabul airport arrivals. In addition to Kam Air, there are also flights with:
- Air India to Delhi
- Emirates and FlyDubai to Dubai International
- Kuwait Airways, Spicejet, Turkish Airlines and Ariana Afghan Airlines