The airport that serves the city of Lichinga in Mozambique is Lichinga Airport, a regional airport that offers scheduled airline service. Lichinga Airport has an elevation of 4,505 feet or 1,373 metres above mean sea level, and can be found on the map with the coordinates 13°16’26’’S; 35°15’59’’ E. It has one runway designated 08/26 and has a length of 8,300 feet or 2,530 metres. The runway is paved with asphalt and is lighted. There is only one airline that operates at the airport: LAM Mozambique Airlines.
Lichinga is the capital city of the Niassa Province in Mozambique. Situated on the Lichinga Plateau east of Lake Niassa (Lake Malawi), the city is mainly a farming and military settlement. The city is connected to Nampula, Maputo, and Quelimane via LAM Mozambique Airlines, the country’s national flag carrier that flies to Lichinga Airport from said destinations. When coming from other destinations locally or internationally, or when getting out of Lichinga to areas not served by the airport, travellers may book flights to Maputo International Airport. It is the largest airport in Mozambique, located in the capital Maputo, and is connected to several international destinations as well as domestic destinations including Lichinga Airport, via LAM Mozambique Airlines.