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Address

Lihue Airport

3901 Mokulele Loop #6

Lihue, Hawaii 96766

 

IATA Designator

LIH

 

Ownership

State of Hawaii

Department of Transportation (HDOT)

Airports Division

 

Airport Opening

Original Terminal: January 8, 1950

Current Terminal: February 25, 1987

 

Airport Location

21 58.6 N / 159 20.3 W

1.5 miles east of Lihue

 

Airport Elevation

153 feet MSL

 

Airport Land Area

879 acres

 

Control Tower

Lihue Tower

 

Air Space

Class D service (0600-2200L)

Class E (other times)

 

Active Runways

3/21    6,500 feet x 150 feet

17/35  6,500 feet x 150 feet

 

Cargo Terminal Buildings

1

 

Passenger Terminal

Kawakami Terminal

 

Terminal Space

xxx million square feet

 

Aircraft Gates

8 wide-body gates

 

Passenger Security Lanes

2 main checkpoint, 2 remote checkpoints 

 

Public Parking

500 spaces

 

Airport Employees

Airport Employees (LIH)  101

Airport Employees (other) 1,400

 

Aircraft Operations

Average 300 operations per day (air carrier, air taxi, general aviation and military)

 

Passengers

Average 8,100 passengers per day

 

Passenger Services

Airline Lounge

Baggage Carts

Baggage Services

Curbside Check-In

Food and Beverage

Fresh Flowers & Leis

Greeting Services

Newsstand/Bookstores

Retail Shopping

 

Aviation Services

Air Cargo & Package Express Services

Aircraft Charter, Rental & Leasing Services

Aircraft Rescue & Fire Fighting

Aircraft Services & Maintenance

Flight Training

Fuel

Ground Support & Services

Major A&P

Transient Parking

 

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