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Vance Amory Airport

Vance W. Amory International Airport serves the needs of commercial carriers such as Cape Air, WINAIR, Coastal Air, Air Sunshine, Seaborne Airlines, Fly Montserrat and Tradewind Aviation and cargo operators DHL and FEDEX. The airport also caters to the travelling comfort of the high end corporate traveller making their way to and from this tropical paradise via their business jets.  The general aviation enthusiast is welcomed as well to sample the delights of our unique Nevisian hospitality using the airport gateway whether travelling alone or as part of an escorted journey group or flying club.

Fact Sheet

Length of runway: 4006 feet (1221 metres)
Width of runway: 99 ft (30 metres)
Type of runway, apron and taxiway surface: Asphalt
Pavement Strength: PCN 20 F/B/Y/T
Runway orientation: 10/28
Altimeter check location (ACL) & Elevation:

Displaced Threshold Runway 10

17°12 20.33N      062°35 38.43W

Elevation             13 feet (4 metres)

Airport category for firefighting: 8
Published operational hours:

6 a.m. local time (1000 UTC) to 9 p.m. local time 0100 UTC


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Customer Review

“Thank you so much for the amazing job you and your team did for our group. Your warm welcome and ease of arrival/departure was more than we could have asked for. Our clients all left knowing that Nevis was an aviation friendly destination and they are sure to share their experience with fellow pilots, friends and family” (2014 Air Journey TBM Group)