Cairns Airport is an international airport in Cairns, Queensland, Australia. Formerly operated by the Cairns Port Authority, the airport was sold by the Queensland Government in December 2008 to a private consortium. It is the seventh busiest airport in Australia.

Airport opening year: 1928

Local time GMT (winter/summer): +10/+10

Geographic coordinates:: Latitude (-16.89), Longitude (145.76)

Location: 7 km (4 miles) north of the downtown of Cairns, Queensland

Number of terminals: 2

IATA code: CNS


Postal address: PO Box 57 Airport Administration Centre, Cairns Airport QLD 4870, Australia

Office phone number: +61 7 4080 6703

Fax: +61 7 4080 6704


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