Northern Territory Airports Pty Ltd (Alice Springs Airport Pty Ltd)

Alice Springs Airport is located approximately 14km from Alice Springs Township and is the only wide- bodied capable airport in Central Australia, catering for emergency diversions of all classes of aircraft, international charters and weekly JDFPG USAF service flights.

Alice Springs Airport is owned by Northern Territory Airports, who also own Darwin International Airport. Northern Territory Airports is owned by Airport Development Group, who also own Tennant Creek Airport. The airport is set on approximately 3,550 hectares of land, although only 750 hectares have direct airport / aeronautical use. The main 12/30 runway is capable of serving all forms of civil aircraft. A shorter runway 17/35 is used for general aviation. Civil aircraft up to Boeing 747 can park on the passenger terminal apron.

The passenger terminal apron is flanked by a general aviation apron serving light GA aircraft and a commuter apron for heavy GA aircraft (over 5,700kg). Air Traffic Control operates between 0800 and 1800 hours. ARFFS is also available during Regular Public Transport (RPT) hours.

Contact Details

Santa Teresa Road Alice Springs NT 0870

Administration Airport Management Centre 08 8951 1211 | 24 Hour ARO 0402 088 154