Situated about 37 miles north of Eilat City, Ovda Airport is a major international airport in Israel. Operated by IAA, Ovda Airport was initially a military airport but since 1988 the airport has been meant for public use. The main airlines operating at Ovda Airport are Sun d'Or International Airlines, Aeroflot, Israir, Arkia Israel Airlines, and El Al.
Ovda Airport offers a wide range of facilities for the convenience of travelers. The main facilities offered at Ovda Airport are shops, restaurants, cafeteria, medical aid, cash dispensers and lost and found facility. In fact, several hotels are also located in the nearby vicinity of Ovda Airport, where travelers can enjoy a comfortable stay.