|Elevation AMSL||561 ft / 171 m|
Tichitt Airport( IATA : THI, ICAO : GQNC) is an airport serving the town of Tichit in Mauritania. Runway boundaries are marked in white on dark rock or dirt; are otherwise difficult to discern.
An IATA airport code, also known as an IATA location identifier, IATA station code or simply a location identifier, is a three-letter code designating many airports around the world, defined by the International Air Transport Association (IATA). The characters prominently displayed on baggage tags attached at airport check-in desks are an example of a way these codes are used.
The ICAOairport code or location indicator is a four-letter code designating aerodromes around the world. These codes, as defined by the International Civil Aviation Organization and published in ICAO Document 7910: Location Indicators, are used by air traffic control and airline operations such as flight planning.
Tichit or Tichitt is a partly abandoned village at the foot of the Tagant Plateau in central southern Mauritania that is known for its vernacular architecture. The main agriculture in Tichit is date farming, and the village is also home to a small museum.
Citizens of Mauritania have various transportation methods. Railways and highways connect major cities in the country. Mauritania is a coastal country so there are many ports along its coast and there are a few big rivers that run through the country. Lastly, there are 26 airports spread out throughout the country.
The Adrar is a highland natural and historical region of the Sahara Desert in northern Mauritania. The Adrar Region, an administrative division of Mauritania, is named after the traditional region. It is sometimes called Adrar Tamar to distinguish it from other areas called Adrar in the Sahara.
The Tagant Plateau is located in eastern Mauritania, forming a stony part of the Sahara Desert. The Tagant Region, a national administrative division, is named after the plateau.
Nouakchott International Airport was an airport located in Nouakchott, the capital of Mauritania. It closed in June 2016 upon the opening of Nouakchott–Oumtounsy International Airport, 25 kilometres (16 mi) north of the city. Until late 2010, the airport served as hub of Mauritania Airways. Mauritania Airlines International was based at the airport until the closure.
Nouadhibou Airport is an airport serving Nouadhibou, a city in the Dakhlet Nouadhibou region of Mauritania.
Murray Island Airport is an airport on Murray Island, in Queensland, Australia.
Atar Airport or Atar International Airport is an airport serving Atar, a town in the Adrar Region of Mauritania.
Aioun el Atrouss Airport is an airport located in Aioun el Atrouss, a town in southern Mauritania, which is the capital of the Hodh El Gharbi region.
Akjoujt Airport is an airport serving the town of Akjoujt in Mauritania. A second runway (03/21) is centerline marked, but has structures built on it.
Boutilimit Airport is an airport serving the town of Boutilimit in Mauritania.
Fderik Airport is an airport serving the town of Fderik in Mauritania.
Kaédi Airport is an airport serving Kaédi, a city in the Gorgol Region of southern Mauritania.
Kiffa Airport is an airport serving Kiffa, a city in the Assaba region of southern Mauritania.
Néma Airport is an airport serving Néma, a city in the Hodh Ech Chargui region of southeastern Mauritania.
Tidjikja Airport is an airport serving Tidjikja, the capital of the Tagant region of central Mauritania.
Abbaye Airport is an airport serving the town of Boghé in Mauritania.
Tazadit Airport is an airport serving the city of Zouérat in Mauritania.
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