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ABQ Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: ABQ / KABQ
Airport Names:
  1. Albuquerque International Sunport
  2. Albuquerque
Location: Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
GPS Coordinates: 35°2'21"N by 106°36'38"W
Area Served: Albuquerque, New Mexico, US
Operator/Owner: City of Albuquerque
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 5,355 feet (1,632 meters)
# of Runways: 4
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Facts about Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ):

  • The Airport Master Plan drafted in 2002 lays out intermediate- and long-term projects at the Sunport, including the removal of Runway 17/35 and the construction of a second terminal when traffic demands it.
  • In addition to being known as "Albuquerque International Sunport", another name for ABQ is "Albuquerque".
  • Albuquerque International Sunport handled 5,801,641 passengers last year.
  • Albuquerque International Sunport is a public airport 3 miles southeast of downtown Albuquerque, in Bernalillo County, New Mexico, United States.
  • The closest airport to Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ) is Santa Fe Municipal Airport (SAF), which is located 50 miles (80 kilometers) NE of ABQ.
  • The furthest airport from Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ) is Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport (RRG), which is located 11,217 miles (18,051 kilometers) away in Rodrigues Island, Mauritius.
  • Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ) has 4 runways.
  • Because of Albuquerque International Sunport's high elevation of 5,355 feet, planes must typically fly at a faster airspeed in order to takeoff or land at ABQ. Combined with a high temperature, this could make ABQ a "Hot & High" airport, where the air density is lower than it would otherwise be at sea level.

Map of Nearest Airports from Albuquerque International Sunport:

List of Nearest Airports from Albuquerque International Sunport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
149.58 miles (79.79 km) NESanta Fe Municipal Airport (SAF)Santa Fe, New Mexico, United StatesView Santa Fe Municipal Airport on a map Set SAF as destination Airport Get more information about Santa Fe Municipal Airport
261.17 miles (98.45 km) NNELos Alamos Airport (LAM)Los Alamos, New Mexico, United StatesView Los Alamos Airport on a map Set LAM as destination Airport Get more information about Los Alamos Airport
375.23 miles (121.07 km) NNEOhkay Owingeh Airport (ESO)Española, New Mexico, United StatesView Ohkay Owingeh Airport on a map Set ESO as destination Airport Get more information about Ohkay Owingeh Airport
493.01 miles (149.69 km) ENELas Vegas Municipal Airport (LVS)Las Vegas, New Mexico, United StatesView Las Vegas Municipal Airport on a map Set LVS as destination Airport Get more information about Las Vegas Municipal Airport
5111.25 miles (179.04 km) NNETaos Regional Airport (TSM)Taos, New Mexico, United StatesView Taos Regional Airport on a map Set TSM as destination Airport Get more information about Taos Regional Airport
6127.14 miles (204.61 km) WNWGallup Municipal Airport (GUP)Gallup, New Mexico, United StatesView Gallup Municipal Airport on a map Set GUP as destination Airport Get more information about Gallup Municipal Airport
7130.14 miles (209.44 km) SSWTruth or Consequences Municipal Airport (TCS)Truth or Consequences, New Mexico, United StatesView Truth or Consequences Municipal Airport on a map Set TCS as destination Airport Get more information about Truth or Consequences Municipal Airport
8141.12 miles (227.10 km) ESEFort Sumner Municipal Airport (FSU)Fort Sumner, New Mexico, United StatesView Fort Sumner Municipal Airport on a map Set FSU as destination Airport Get more information about Fort Sumner Municipal Airport
9148.45 miles (238.91 km) NWFour Corners Regional Airport (FMN)Farmington, New Mexico, United StatesView Four Corners Regional Airport on a map Set FMN as destination Airport Get more information about Four Corners Regional Airport
10153.84 miles (247.57 km) SHolloman Air Force Base Alamogordo Army Airfield (HMN)Alamogordo, New Mexico, United StatesView Holloman Air Force Base Alamogordo Army Airfield on a map Set HMN as destination Airport Get more information about Holloman Air Force Base Alamogordo Army Airfield
11156.06 miles (251.16 km) SSEAlamogordo–White Sands Regional Airport (ALM)Alamogordo, New Mexico, United StatesView Alamogordo–White Sands Regional Airport on a map Set ALM as destination Airport Get more information about Alamogordo–White Sands Regional Airport
12157.34 miles (253.21 km) NStevens Field (FAA: PSO) (PGO)Pagosa Springs, Colorado, United StatesView Stevens Field (FAA: PSO) on a map Set PGO as destination Airport Get more information about Stevens Field (FAA: PSO)
13159.27 miles (256.32 km) NNWDurango–La Plata County Airport (DRO)Durango, Colorado, United StatesView Durango–La Plata County Airport on a map Set DRO as destination Airport Get more information about Durango–La Plata County Airport
14161.15 miles (259.35 km) WSWSt. Johns Industrial Air Park (SJN)St. Johns, Arizona, United StatesView St. Johns Industrial Air Park on a map Set SJN as destination Airport Get more information about St. Johns Industrial Air Park
15165.17 miles (265.81 km) NNWAnimas Air Park (AMK)Durango, Colorado, United StatesView Animas Air Park on a map Set AMK as destination Airport Get more information about Animas Air Park

Map of Furthest Airports from Albuquerque International Sunport:

List of Furthest Airports from Albuquerque International Sunport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,216.54 miles (18,051.23 km) SSESir Gaëtan Duval Airport (RRG)Rodrigues Island, MauritiusView Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport on a map Set RRG as destination Airport Get more information about Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport
211,047.18 miles (17,778.66 km) SESir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport (MRU)Plaisance, MauritiusView Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport on a map Set MRU as destination Airport Get more information about Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport
310,993.76 miles (17,692.69 km) SEPierrefonds Airport (ZSE)Saint-Pierre, RéunionView Pierrefonds Airport on a map Set ZSE as destination Airport Get more information about Pierrefonds Airport
410,976.65 miles (17,665.16 km) SERoland Garros Airport (RUN)St Denis, Réunion, FranceView Roland Garros Airport on a map Set RUN as destination Airport Get more information about Roland Garros Airport
510,718.30 miles (17,249.39 km) ESETôlanaro Airport (FTU)Tôlanaro, MadagascarView Tôlanaro Airport on a map Set FTU as destination Airport Get more information about Tôlanaro Airport
610,644.81 miles (17,131.12 km) ESEMananjary Airport (MNJ)Mananjary, MadagascarView Mananjary Airport on a map Set MNJ as destination Airport Get more information about Mananjary Airport
710,590.64 miles (17,043.94 km) ESEFianarantsoa Airport (WFI)Fianarantsoa, MadagascarView Fianarantsoa Airport on a map Set WFI as destination Airport Get more information about Fianarantsoa Airport
810,585.66 miles (17,035.93 km) ESEAmpanihy Airport (AMP)Ampanihy, MadagascarView Ampanihy Airport on a map Set AMP as destination Airport Get more information about Ampanihy Airport
910,557.33 miles (16,990.34 km) ESEToamasino Airport (TMM)Toamasina, MadagascarView Toamasino Airport on a map Set TMM as destination Airport Get more information about Toamasino Airport
1010,528.44 miles (16,943.85 km) SESainte Marie Airport (SMS)Île Sainte-Marie, MadagascarView Sainte Marie Airport on a map Set SMS as destination Airport Get more information about Sainte Marie Airport
1110,495.67 miles (16,891.11 km) ESEIvato International Airport (TNR)Antananarivo, MadagascarView Ivato International Airport on a map Set TNR as destination Airport Get more information about Ivato International Airport
1210,446.13 miles (16,811.37 km) SEAntsirabato Airport (ANM)Antalaha, MadagascarView Antsirabato Airport on a map Set ANM as destination Airport Get more information about Antsirabato Airport
1310,443.01 miles (16,806.36 km) ESEManja Airport (MJA)Manja, Menabe, MadagascarView Manja Airport on a map Set MJA as destination Airport Get more information about Manja Airport
1410,426.60 miles (16,779.94 km) ESEMiandrivazo Airport (ZVA)Miandrivazo, MadagascarView Miandrivazo Airport on a map Set ZVA as destination Airport Get more information about Miandrivazo Airport
1510,422.69 miles (16,773.65 km) ESETsiroanomandidy Airport (WTS)Tsiroanomandidy, MadagascarView Tsiroanomandidy Airport on a map Set WTS as destination Airport Get more information about Tsiroanomandidy Airport