Whitianga Aerodrome

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Whitianga Aerodrome
Airport type Private
Operator Mercury Bay Aero Club, PO Box 44, Whitianga.
Location Whitianga, New Zealand
Elevation AMSL 49 ft / 15 m
Coordinates S 36 49 54 E 175 40 43*
Direction Length Surface
ft m
04/22 4,678 1,426 Grass
16/34 2,286 697 Grass

Whitianga Aerodrome (IATA: WTZ, ICAO: NZWT) serves the town of Whitianga, New Zealand. The aerodrome is located 1.5 NM west of Whitianga on the eastern side of the Coromandel Peninsula in the North Island of New Zealand. The aerodrome is operated by the Mercury Bay Aero Club. The aerodrome is popular with model aircraft enthusiasts and glider pilots.

Airlines and Destinations

Airlines Destinations
Barrier Air Auckland, Claris[1]
FlyStark Ardmore, Claris. North Shore[2]
Sunair Ardmore, Claris, Tauranga[3]

See also


  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 11 February 2015. Retrieved 10 February 2015.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ L, Steve (18 April 2017). "3rd Level New Zealand: New Whitianga-North Shore service".
  3. ^ "Airline Schedule & Fares - Issue 52". Sunair Aviation. Retrieved 21 June 2015.


  • AIP New Zealand Aerodrome Chart (PDF)
  • [1]

Coordinates: 36°50′00″S 175°42′00″E / 36.833333°S 175.7°E / -36.833333; 175.7

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