Upington Airport Information

Upington Airport (IATA: UTN), previously known as Pierre Van Ryneveld Airport, is an airport located in Upington, Northern Cape, South Africa. At 4900 metres, runway 17/35 is one of the longest runways in the world. The high elevation of the airport, extremely high summer temperatures and the fact that it was designed for the Boeing 747 necessitated the extreme length of the main runway.

Airlink is the only  Airlines that service Upington Airport.

The above mentioned information is taken from: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Upington_Airport.