Mehang Kunda Airport (Indonesian: Bandar Udara Umbu Mehang Kunda) (IATA:
WGP, ICAO: WATU), also formerly known as Mau Hau Airport,
is an airport serving Waingapu, the largest town on the island of Sumba,
in the province of East Nusa Tenggara in Indonesia.
The Airport is inaugurated a
new terminal on 2016 which is able to improve passenger services from
the previous old terminal. There are some car parking
lots and taxi stand outside the terminal. The Airport is managed and
controlled by UPT Ditjen Hubud, an agency under Ministry of Transportation,
Umbu Mehang Kunda Airport is served by
few local airlines daily such as Nam Air, Susi Air, TransNusa and Wings Air with Denpasar
and Kupang are the most popular routes. The Airport is capable of
accommodating aircraft such as the Airbus A320, Boeing 737-800 and
Bajawa, Labuan Bajo, Maumere,
Bus: No airport bus are
serving from Umbu Mehang Kunda Airport.
Private cars and taxi: Various private cars and taxi services are
provided by numerous individual and service providers outside the arrival hall. Bargain
for the price is possible.
The airport resides at an
elevation of 33 ft (10 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway
designated 15/33 with an asphalt surface measuring 2,200 by 45 m (7,218
ft × 148 ft).
Jl. Adi Sucipto No 1
Kab. Sumba Timur
Nusa Tenggara Timur (NTT) 87114