Air Force Base Durban
|Airport type||Public / Military|
|Operator||South African Air Force|
|Location||Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa|
|Elevation AMSL||33 ft / 10 m|
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|Co-located with Durban International Airport|
AFB Durban (ICAO: FADN) is an airbase of the South African Air Force, located in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. The runway is shared with Durban International Airport (since September 1956). The airbase is at the northern end of the runway.
Status following closure of Durban International Airport
As of April 2012 no replacement site has been provided for 15 Squadron, which is still based at the airport. As it is a helicopter unit it does not require a large airfield with runways.
- Non-directional beacon - DU393.0
- VHF omnidirectional range - DNV112.5
- Automatic Terminal Information Service - 127.0
- List of airports in the Durban area
- Airport information for FADN at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.
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