Port Moresby Jacksons International Airport (POM)

Jacksons International Airport (POM) is regarded as Papua New Guinea’s busiest aviation hub with passenger traffic of nearly 2 million annually. Air Niugini, PNG Air, and Travel Air regularly use this facility for their daily operations through its asphalt runway 14/32. 

General Information about Port Moresby Jacksons Airport

The following table is an overview of POM Airport indicated below:

AirportPort Moresby Jacksons Airport
Airport TypePublic
OwnerPNG National Airports Corporation Ltd
OperatorPNG National Airports Corporation Ltd
ServesPort Moresby
Hub forAir Niugini, PNG Air
Port Moresby Airport CodePOM
Port Moresby Airport Terminals2
Port Moresby Jacksons International Airport Runway2
Port Moresby Jacksons International Airport Coordinates09°26′36″S 147°13′12″E
Jacksons Airport AddressH666+CGQ, Morea-Tobo Rd, Port Moresby 121, Papua New Guinea
Official Websitehttps://www.port-moresby-airport.com/
Official Phone Number675 324 4704
Elevation124 ft / 38 m

Port Moresby Jacksons Airport Code

Port Moresby Airport Code is POM. This three-letter IATA code is based on Jackson International Airport’s alternative name i.e. Port Moresby International Airport. Jacksons International Airport (POM) is nestled in the heart of Papua New Guinea at an elevation of 38 meters above sea level.


Port Moresby Jacksons Airport Map

The Port Moresby Airport location Map is a useful tool for finding your way around the airport, and for planning your journey.

Port Moresby Jacksons International Airport Runways

Port Moresby Jacksons (POM) features two runways: 

14R-32L6,777 ft148 ftAsphaltYes
14L-32R9,022 ft148 ftAsphaltYes

Port Moresby Jacksons Airport Terminals

Jacksons Airport consists of two terminals: the Domestic Terminal, housing Air Niugini and PNG Air, and the International Terminal, servicing all other international airlines including Air Niugini’s and PNG Air’s international routes.

Domestic Terminal

This facility is primarily used by Air Niugini and PNG Air. 

International Terminal

A hub of international airlines, this facility is home to four state-of-the-art aircraft parking bays that are connected with aerobridges.

Nearest Airports to Port Moresby Jacksons International Airport (POM)

Some of the closest airports to POM Airport are:

  • Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport : 6.42 miles
  • Hattiesburg Laurel Regional Airport : 75.99 miles
  • Key Field : 83.7 miles
  • Mid Delta Regional Airport : 94.08 miles 

Airlines Operating from Port Moresby Jacksons International Airport (POM)

The following airlines operate from Port Moresby Jacksons Airport:

  • Air Niugini
  • Fiji Link
  • Philippine Airlines 
  • PNG Air
  • Qantas
  • QantasLink

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