Nelson Mandela International Airport facts for kids
|Praia International Airport|
|IATA: RAI – ICAO: GVNP|
|Operator||Aeroportos Segurança Aérea (ASA)|
|Location||Praia, Cape Verde|
|Elevation AMSL||70 m / 230 ft|
Location in Cape Verde
|Metric tonnes of cargo||959|
The first flight to the new airport was on October 23, 2005. Even though the airport serves the capital and largest city, Praia, Cape Verde's main international airport is Amílcar Cabral International Airport. This is on the smaller island of Sal.
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