Djoemoe Airstrip

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Djoemoe Airstrip
Djumu-Djomoe Airstrip
Airport type Public
Operator Luchtvaartdienst Suriname
Location Djoemoe, Suriname
Elevation AMSL 290 ft / 88 m
Coordinates 4°00′25″N 55°28′50″W / 4.00694°N 55.48056°W / 4.00694; -55.48056Coordinates: 4°00′25″N 55°28′50″W / 4.00694°N 55.48056°W / 4.00694; -55.48056
DOE is located in Suriname
Location in Suriname
Direction Length Surface
m ft
05/23 600 1,969 asphalt
Sources: GCM[1]

Djoemoe Airstrip (IATA: DOE, ICAO: SMDJ), (also called Djumu-Djomoe Airstrip) is an airstrip serving Djoemoe, Suriname.

Airlines and destinations

Airlines serving this airport are:

Airlines Destinations
Blue Wing Airlines Paramaribo, Zorg en Hoop Airport[2]
Caricom Airways Paramaribo, Zorg en Hoop Airport[3]
Gum Air Paramaribo, Zorg en Hoop Airport[4]
Hi-Jet Helicopter Services Paramaribo, Zorg en Hoop Airport
Suriname Air Force / Surinaamse Luchtmacht Paramaribo, Zorg en Hoop Airport

Accidents and incidents

  • Suriname On 29 October 1987 a Cessna U206F (PZ-NAU) was hijacked at the Djoemoe airstrip, Suriname, by members of the rebellion “Jungle Commando” of Ronnie Brunswijk. The pilot Dan Rogers returned to Paramaribo via French-Guyana after his release. In June 1988 the aircraft was returned to the MAF (Mission Aviation Fellowship) Suriname after mediation of MAF Headquarters in California, USA and French Guyana. [5]

See also


  1. ^ Airport information for DOE at Great Circle Mapper.
  2. ^ Blue Wing destinations Archived 2013-05-22 at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ Caricom Airways destinations Archived March 15, 2013, at the Wayback Machine.
  4. ^ Gum Air destinations
  5. ^ Aviation Safety Network Archived May 30, 2015, at the Wayback Machine.

External links

  • OurAirports - Djumu-Djomoe
  • Djumu-Djomoe Airport
  • OpenStreetMaps - Djumu-Djomoe

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