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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 largest passenger aircraft scheduled into Albuquerque is the Boeing 757, operated by Delta Air Lines on flights from Atlanta during spring and summer.
  • In addition to being known as "Albuquerque International Sunport", another name for ABQ is "Albuquerque".
  • 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.
  • Albuquerque in the 1930s was served by two private airports, West Mesa Airport and Oxnard Field.
  • The closest airport to Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ) is Santa Fe Municipal Airport (SAF), which is located 50 miles (80 kilometers) NE of ABQ.
  • Albuquerque International Sunport handled 5,801,641 passengers last year.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • The present terminal was designed by William E.

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 View satellite image of Santa Fe Municipal Airport 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 View satellite image of Los Alamos Airport 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 View satellite image of Ohkay Owingeh Airport 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 View satellite image of Las Vegas Municipal Airport 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 View satellite image of Taos Regional Airport 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 View satellite image of Gallup Municipal Airport 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 View satellite image of Truth or Consequences Municipal Airport 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 View satellite image of Fort Sumner Municipal Airport 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 View satellite image of Four Corners Regional Airport 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 View satellite image of Holloman Air Force Base Alamogordo Army Airfield 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 View satellite image of Alamogordo–White Sands Regional Airport 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 View satellite image of Stevens Field (FAA: PSO) 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 View satellite image of Durango–La Plata County Airport 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 View satellite image of St. Johns Industrial Air Park 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 View satellite image of Animas Air Park 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 View satellite image of Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport 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 View satellite image of Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport 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 View satellite image of Pierrefonds Airport 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 View satellite image of Roland Garros Airport 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 View satellite image of Tôlanaro Airport 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 View satellite image of Mananjary Airport 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 View satellite image of Fianarantsoa Airport 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 View satellite image of Ampanihy Airport 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 View satellite image of Toamasino Airport 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 View satellite image of Sainte Marie Airport 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 View satellite image of Ivato International Airport 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 View satellite image of Antsirabato Airport 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 View satellite image of Manja Airport 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 View satellite image of Miandrivazo Airport 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 View satellite image of Tsiroanomandidy Airport Set WTS as destination Airport Get more information about Tsiroanomandidy Airport