This airport is a large regional commercial airport serving the Australian federal territory, the northern territory, and the gulf of carpentaria, and island’s mining company operates it. Regular flights serve groote eyeland, with connections to cairns, darwin, and give. All the details regarding airport arrivals and flights are summarized in the above table for travelers’ convenience.

This is a remote airport with a single 1,901 meter asphalt runway. It can accommodate larger aircraft, but prior authorization and pilot certification are necessary. Notably, the airspace is uncontrolled, and night landings at GTE require pilot activated lighting. GTE provides a taste of island simplicity upon arrival. Basic amenities, such as restrooms, are likely to be accessible, but expect a relaxed atmosphere and forget about complicated baggage claims or extensive services as you can receive your bags right from the plane. Taxis are few, so it is better to plan transportation ahead of time with your lodging or tour operator.