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King Shaka International Airport

King Shaka International Airport conjointly referred to as the La Mercy Airport,is a major airport in the city of Durban located at La Mercy approximately thirty five kilometres north of the city centre.


King Shaka International opened its doors  to the general public on 1 May 2010, a month before the beginning of the 2010 FIFA world cup which was based in South Africa.


King Shaka International airport replaced the existing Durban International airport that was decommissioned upon the opening of the new airport that cost R 6.8 billion.