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Vincent Fayks Airport

Airport information
Airport typePublic
OperatorLuchtvaartdienst Suriname
LocationPaloemeu, Suriname

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Vincent Fayks Airport , near Paloemeu, Suriname. The airport was constructed as part of Operation Grasshopper. It was named after the Polish pilot Vincent Fajks who crashed with co-pilot Ronald Kappel at the site in October 1959, while trying to deliver building materials for the airport.

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