Norsup

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Norsup
Village and island
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Norsup
Location in Vanuatu
Coordinates: 16°4′0″S167°22′58″E / 16.06667°S 167.38278°E / -16.06667; 167.38278 Coordinates: 16°4′0″S167°22′58″E / 16.06667°S 167.38278°E / -16.06667; 167.38278
Country Flag of Vanuatu.svg  Vanuatu
Province Malampa Province
Island Malakula
Population (2009)
  Total 88
Time zone VUT (UTC+11)

Norsup is an island and village in the province of Malampa on Malakula Island in Vanuatu.

Malakula Island in Malampa Province, Vanuatu

Malakula Island, also spelled Malekula, is the second-largest island in the nation of Vanuatu, in the Pacific Ocean region of Melanesia.

Vanuatu Country in Oceania

Vanuatu, officially the Republic of Vanuatu, is a Pacific island country located in the South Pacific Ocean. The archipelago, which is of volcanic origin, is 1,750 kilometres (1,090 mi) east of northern Australia, 540 kilometres (340 mi) northeast of New Caledonia, east of New Guinea, southeast of the Solomon Islands, and west of Fiji.

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It is located near Malampa Province capital Lakatoro.

Lakatoro Village in Malampa Province, Vanuatu

Lakatoro is the capital of Malampa Province of the island country of Vanuatu.

Population

According to the 2009 census, it has a population of 88 inhabitants. [1]

Transportation

The village and surrounding area are served by Norsup Airport, one of three airports of the island. Others are Lamap Airport and South West Bay Airport.

Norsup Airport airport in Norsup, Vanuatu

Norsup Airport is an airfield near Norsup on the island of Malakula, in the Malampa province in Vanuatu. It is one of three airfields on the island, the others being Lamap Airport and South West Bay in the south.

Malekoula Airport airport in Lamap, Vanuatu

Malekoula Airport, also known as Lamap Airport, is an airfield near Lamap on the island of Malekoula, in the Malampa province in Vanuatu. It is one of two airfields on the island, the other being Norsup Airport in the north.

South West Bay Airport airport in Vanuatu

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Lamap Village in Malampa Province, Vanuatu

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References

  1. 2009 Census Summary release final - Government of Vanuatu