Located in Motueka it could be New Zealand’s most exciting airport! Microlights, Hanggliding, Sky Diving, Fly your own Stunt-plane and Helicopter. The Aerodrome is owned and managed by Tasman District Council.
The current runway is 729 metres long and 11 metres wide and is asphalt-surfaced. This is an adequate length to operate a Piper Navajo aircraft. The geographic coordinates of this airport are 41 degrees, 7 minutes, 24 seconds south (-41.123333) and 172 degrees, 59 minutes, 19 seconds east (172.988611). Motueka Airport is 38 feet (12 m) above sea level.
Several companies operate from the airport: Skydive Abel Tasman, Motueka Aero Club, Nelson Aviation College, Blue Sky Microlight.
The airport is referred to by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) using the airport code MZP. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) uses NZMK when referring to Motueka Airport.