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Suketar Airport (TPJ)

Taplejung, Nepal (NP)

IATA CodeTPJICAO CodeVNTJ
FAA CodePhone
FaxLatitude27.3509
Longitude87.69525Time ZoneAsia/Kathmandu (GMT +5.75:00)
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Suketar Airport Reviews (3)

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Sukhetar

John Murphy, December 30, 2008 at 10:06 am

This is not a retail mall masquerading as an airport. Fly in, get off and start trekking. Variety of guesthouses / shops right by the airport run by charming Sherpas. The nearest town – Taplejung is a trek down the road – about an hour I believe but 4×4 is available or you could employ a sherpa to carry your stuff. There is a medical post in Suketar. Army guys mostly want to practice English and use field for football when there are no flights.

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Gustav Knudsen, October 27, 2006 at 2:06 pm

The airport is located on a flattish hill top. It’s a sloping grass-field, with a sharp drop-in at the end.

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Gustav Knudsen, October 27, 2006 at 2:03 pm

Located on the top of a flat hill. Plenty of military and police due to maoists. Airport consists of military barracks, a house with a scale.

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