Pilot information for Timbuktu Airport

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General information for Timbuktu Airport

Airport codes: TOM GATB
Type: regional airport
Scheduled airline service: yes
Serves: Timbuktu, Gao, Mali
Latitude: 16.730499 | 16 43.829956 N | N16 43 49
Longitude: -3.007580 | 03 0.454803 W | W003 00 27
Field elevation: 863 ft/263 m MSL
Magnetic variation: 3.073°W

Radio communication frequencies for Timbuktu Airport

TWR: 118.3 MHz

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Runways at Timbuktu Airport

07/25
6,923 x 98 ft (2,110 x 30 m) — paved — lighted

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Aviation weather for Timbuktu Airport

Current conditions (METAR) for Timbuktu Airport

Retrieved 2010/11/08 03:00:

GATB 080300Z VRB02KT CAVOK 22/04 Q1011

Forecast (TAF) for Timbuktu Airport

Closest forecast is Gao Airport, 175.2 nm (324.5 km) E. Retrieved 2014/09/16 18:54:

TAF TAF GAGO 161700Z 1618/1718 33008KT 6000 FEW030 PROB40 
      TEMPO 1618/1624 08015G30KT 2000 BLDU TSRA SCT030 FEW033CB PROB40 
      TEMPO 1702/1706 VRB20KT 4500 TSRA SCT030 FEW033CB

Notices to Airmen (NOTAM) for Timbuktu Airport

Please confirm all NOTAMs at the original source! These are for information only, and may be wrong, out of date, or incomplete.

NOTAM A1466/14: Timbuktu Airport (GATB)
A1466/14 NOTAMR A0925/14
Q) DRRR/QCAAS/IV/B/AE/000/999
A) GATB B) 1408232124 C) 1411232359 EST
E) REMOTE STATION VHF/VSAT ''TB'' 126.1MHZ OPERATING IN NIAMEY FIR
U/S DUE TO FAILURE
CREATED: 23 Aug 2014 21:36:00 
SOURCE: GOOOYNYX
NOTAM A1451/14: Timbuktu Airport (GATB)
A1451/14 NOTAMR A0924/14
Q) DRRR/QMRLC/IV/NBO/A/000/050
A) GATB B) 1408230839 C) 1411232359 EST
E) NO LANDING AND TAKE OFF DUE TO RWY CLOSED
CREATED: 23 Aug 2014 08:51:00 
SOURCE: GOOOYNYX
NOTAM A1264/14: Timbuktu Airport (GATB)
A1264/14 NOTAMR A0811/14
Q) DRRR/QNLAS/IV/BO/AE/000/999
A) GATB B) 1407311402 C) 1411021346 EST
E) LOCATOR 'TB' FREQ 268KHZ U/S
CREATED: 31 Jul 2014 14:46:00 
SOURCE: GOOOYNYX
NOTAM A1126/14: Timbuktu Airport (GATB)
A1126/14 NOTAMR A0561/14
Q) DRRR/QNMAS/IV/BO/AE/000/999/1644N00300W200
A) GATB B) 1406271219 C) 1409272359 EST
E) VOR/DME 'TBT' FREQ 117.3MHZ/CH120X U/S
CREATED: 27 Jun 2014 12:29:00 
SOURCE: GOOOYNYX
NOTAM A0812/14: Timbuktu Airport (GATB)
A0812/14 NOTAMN
Q) DRRR/QXXXX/IV/NBO/AE/000/999
A) GATB B) 1405031119 C) PERM
E) REF AD2.12 (RUNWAY PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS) COLUMN 2 READ:
-TRUE AND MAG BEARING:
''07: TRUE 068DEG: MAG 071DEG / 25: TRUE 248DEG: MAG 251DEG''
INSTEAD OF:
''07: TRUE 070DEG: MAG 073DEG / 25: TRUE 250DEG: MAG 253DEG''
MODIFY ASECNA AIP 10AD2-11-05
CREATED: 03 May 2014 11:59:00 
SOURCE: GOOOYNYX