Raiatea Airport (also known as Uturoa Airport) is an airport on Raiatea, French Polynesia (IATA: RFP, ICAO: NTTR). It is in the village of Uturoa. The airport was inaugurated in 1962, but did not see service in 1964. A backfilling was built on the north part of the island, as no appropriate site could be found on the coast.
In 2006, 225,959 passengers utilized the airport.
Airlines and destinations
- Air Tahiti (Bora Bora, Huahine, Maupiti Island, Tahiti)
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16° 43' 22.30" S
151° 27' 57.08" W
||012° E (01/06)
||CIVIL GOVERNMENT, (LANDING FEES AND DIPLOMATIC CLEARANCE MAY BE REQUIRED)
||SEE REMARKS FOR OPERATING HOURS OR COMMUNICATIONS FOR POSSIBLE HOURS
HX. OT A/A in French only.
||4593 x 98 feet
1400 x 30 meters
||Distance From Field
||Bearing From Navaid
||100/130 MIL Spec, low lead, aviation gasoline (BLUE)
||BASH. Very heavy turb with S-SE wind. Ultra Lightact. Cars or persons cros rwy aft ATS Opr. Boats and wind-surfs cros area near rwy thld. Boats in canal parl rwy 07.
||PAPI MEHT 46'.
||Opr HO and O/R, 24 hr PN rqr to Tahiti Faaa. Twr/APP Opr HX.
||180 turns rwy ends only. Taxi on hard sfc only.
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