About The Airport
Kalaallit Airports A/S was founded by the Government of Greenland the 1st of July 2016 and will open up for new possibilities for direct flights from Europe, Asia and the US, to some of the most attractive destinations in Greenland.
The company will build, own and operate airports in the capital, Nuuk, Ilulissat and Qaqortoq.
The company enables the creation and use of a single competent and professional organization with relevant experience in order to develop three international airports in Greenland.
The company will build new terminal facilities and expand the runways in Nuuk and Ilulissat as well as constructing a new international North Atlantic airport in Qaqortoq.
The airports in Nuuk, Ilulissat and Qaqartoq will be finished by October 2023
Facts and Figures
- Number of Terminals: 3
- Number of Runways: 3
- Length of Main Runway (m): 2200
- Ownership: Public Company
- Total Catchment Population: 55.000
- Urban Population: 15.000