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Tripoli-Wheelus Air Base profile
Last updated: 5 November 2013
General data
Tripoli-Wheelus Air Base
Country: Libya
IATA code:MJI
ICAO code: HLLM
Elevation: 36 feet / 11 m
Opened: 1923
Airport history:  
1923Tripoli-Mellaha Air Base
17 MAY 1945Tripoli-Wheelus AAF
01 JUN 1948Tripoli-Wheelus Air Base
1970Tripoli-Okba Ben Nafi Air Base
1995Tripoli-Mitiga International Airport

8 occurrences in the ASN safety database

date type registration operator fat. location   pic cat
09-MAY-2020Ilyushin Il-78 no reg. Libyan Air Force 0 Tripoli-Miti...   C1
09-MAY-2020Learjet 60XR 5A-UAE United Aviation 0 Tripoli-Miti...   C1
01-SEP-2019Airbus A330-202 5A-LAU EU blacklist Libyan Airlines 0 Tripoli-Miti...   C2
08-JUL-2019Airbus A320-214 5A-ONA EU blacklist Afriqiyah Airways 0 Tripoli-Miti...   C2
15-JAN-2018Airbus A319-111 5A-ONC EU blacklist Afriqiyah Airways 0 Tripoli-Miti...   C1
30-JAN-2015Ilyushin Il-76T 5A-DNK Libyan Air Cargo 0 Tripoli-Miti... C1
18-APR-1956Grumman SA-16A Albatross 51-039 USAF near Wheelus Air ...   A1
30-JUL-1945Curtiss C-46A 42-61031 USAAF Mellaha Air ...   A1

7 occurrences in the ASN safety database

date type registration operator fat. location   pic cat
17-MAY-1962Lockheed C-130A Hercules 56-0546 USAF 13 near Nairobi-Emba...   A1
04-MAY-1958Douglas C-47B (DC-3) 44-76412 USAF 0 Qrendi   A1
28-NOV-1957Douglas C-124C Globemaster II 52-0995 USAF 3 near Ankara-Esenb...   A1
11-DEC-1955Douglas C-54M (DC-4) 44-9094 USAF 8 near Ketama   A1
29-JUL-1955Douglas C-47A (DC-3) 43-48213 USAF 0 near Libya   A1
06-JUN-1953Grumman SA-16B Albatross 51-7146 USAF 1 Nabeul   A1
06-DEC-1951Douglas C-47A (DC-3) 42-100488 USAF 10 near Marseille   A1

date type registration operator fat. location   pic cat
09-AUG-1953Fairchild C-119C Flying Boxcar 51-2542 USAF 0 near Gharyan   A1