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AER Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: AER / URSS
Airport Names:
  1. Sochi International Airport, Russia
  2. Международный Аэропорт Сочи
Location: Sochi, Krasnodar, Russia
GPS Coordinates: 43°27'0"N by 39°57'24"E
Area Served: Sochi, Russia
Operator/Owner: JSC "Sochi International Airport"
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 89 feet (27 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Sochi International Airport, Russia (AER):

  • The closest airport to Sochi International Airport, Russia (AER) is Sukhumi Babushara Airport (SUI), which is located 72 miles (116 kilometers) SE of AER.
  • President Vladimir Putin removed Sochi International Airport from the list of strategic enterprises on 3 May 2006, superseding its previous status under Decree №1009 of 4 August 2004.
  • In addition to being known as "Sochi International Airport, Russia", another name for AER is "Международный Аэропорт Сочи".
  • Because of Sochi International Airport, Russia's relatively low elevation of 89 feet, planes can take off or land at Sochi International Airport, Russia at a lower air speed than at airports located at a higher elevation. This is because the air density is higher closer to sea level than it would otherwise be at higher elevations.
  • The airport received extensive renovations in anticipation of the 2014 Winter Olympics.
  • Sochi International Airport has two artificial runways.
  • The furthest airport from Sochi International Airport, Russia (AER) is Totegegie Airport (GMR), which is located 10,999 miles (17,701 kilometers) away in Mangareva, Gambier Islands, French Polynesia.
  • Sochi International Airport, Russia (AER) has 2 runways.

Map of Nearest Airports from Sochi International Airport, Russia:

List of Nearest Airports from Sochi International Airport, Russia:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
171.82 miles (115.59 km) SESukhumi Babushara Airport (SUI)Sukhumi, GeorgiaView Sukhumi Babushara Airport on a map View satellite image of Sukhumi Babushara Airport Set SUI as destination Airport Get more information about Sukhumi Babushara Airport
2116.20 miles (187.01 km) NNWKrasnodar International Airport (KRR)Krasnodar, RussiaView Krasnodar International Airport on a map View satellite image of Krasnodar International Airport Set KRR as destination Airport Get more information about Krasnodar International Airport
3124.00 miles (199.56 km) NWGelendzhik Airport (GDZ)Gelendzhik, Krasnodarskiy, RussiaView Gelendzhik Airport on a map View satellite image of Gelendzhik Airport Set GDZ as destination Airport Get more information about Gelendzhik Airport
4152.16 miles (244.87 km) SEBatumi International Airport (BUS)Batumi, GeorgiaView Batumi International Airport on a map View satellite image of Batumi International Airport Set BUS as destination Airport Get more information about Batumi International Airport
5155.34 miles (249.99 km) ESEDavid the Builder Kutaisi International Airport (KUT)Kutaisi, Imereti, GeorgiaView David the Builder Kutaisi International Airport on a map View satellite image of David the Builder Kutaisi International Airport Set KUT as destination Airport Get more information about David the Builder Kutaisi International Airport
6156.63 miles (252.07 km) NEStavropol Shpakovskoye Airport (STW)Stavropol, RussiaView Stavropol Shpakovskoye Airport on a map View satellite image of Stavropol Shpakovskoye Airport Set STW as destination Airport Get more information about Stavropol Shpakovskoye Airport
7164.69 miles (265.04 km) ENEMineralnye Vody Airport (MRV)Mineralnye Vody, RussiaView Mineralnye Vody Airport on a map View satellite image of Mineralnye Vody Airport Set MRV as destination Airport Get more information about Mineralnye Vody Airport
8167.89 miles (270.19 km) NWAnapa Airport (AAQ)Anapa, RussiaView Anapa Airport on a map View satellite image of Anapa Airport Set AAQ as destination Airport Get more information about Anapa Airport
9169.83 miles (273.32 km) STrabzon Airport (TZX)Trabzon, TurkeyView Trabzon Airport on a map View satellite image of Trabzon Airport Set TZX as destination Airport Get more information about Trabzon Airport
10184.61 miles (297.10 km) ENalchik Airport (NAL)Nalchik, Kabardino-Balkaria, RussiaView Nalchik Airport on a map View satellite image of Nalchik Airport Set NAL as destination Airport Get more information about Nalchik Airport
11220.04 miles (354.13 km) NWKerch Airport (KHC)Kerch, UkraineView Kerch Airport on a map View satellite image of Kerch Airport Set KHC as destination Airport Get more information about Kerch Airport
12230.31 miles (370.64 km) SWSamsun-Çarşamba Airport (SZF)Samsun, TurkeyView Samsun-Çarşamba Airport on a map View satellite image of Samsun-Çarşamba Airport Set SZF as destination Airport Get more information about Samsun-Çarşamba Airport
13234.30 miles (377.06 km) EBeslan Airport (OGZ)Beslan / Vladikavkaz, North Ossetia–Alania, RussiaView Beslan Airport on a map View satellite image of Beslan Airport Set OGZ as destination Airport Get more information about Beslan Airport
14249.42 miles (401.41 km) SSEErzurum Airport (ERZ)Erzurum, TurkeyView Erzurum Airport on a map View satellite image of Erzurum Airport Set ERZ as destination Airport Get more information about Erzurum Airport
15254.02 miles (408.81 km) EMagas Airport (IGT)Magas, Republic of Ingushetia, RussiaView Magas Airport on a map View satellite image of Magas Airport Set IGT as destination Airport Get more information about Magas Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Sochi International Airport, Russia:

List of Furthest Airports from Sochi International Airport, Russia:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
110,999.22 miles (17,701.49 km) SSWTotegegie Airport (GMR)Mangareva, Gambier Islands, French PolynesiaView Totegegie Airport on a map View satellite image of Totegegie Airport Set GMR as destination Airport Get more information about Totegegie Airport
210,867.53 miles (17,489.55 km) STureira Airport (ZTA)Tureia, Tuamotus, French PolynesiaView Tureira Airport on a map View satellite image of Tureira Airport Set ZTA as destination Airport Get more information about Tureira Airport
310,846.66 miles (17,455.96 km) SSERurutu Airport (RUR)Rurutu, French PolynesiaView Rurutu Airport on a map View satellite image of Rurutu Airport Set RUR as destination Airport Get more information about Rurutu Airport
410,765.53 miles (17,325.39 km) SNukutavake Airport (NUK)Nukutavake, Tuamotus, French PolynesiaView Nukutavake Airport on a map View satellite image of Nukutavake Airport Set NUK as destination Airport Get more information about Nukutavake Airport
510,689.86 miles (17,203.62 km) SPukarua Airport (PUK)Pukarua, Tuamotus, French PolynesiaView Pukarua Airport on a map View satellite image of Pukarua Airport Set PUK as destination Airport Get more information about Pukarua Airport
610,682.75 miles (17,192.17 km) SHao Airport (HOI)Hao, Tuamotu Island, French PolynesiaView Hao Airport on a map View satellite image of Hao Airport Set HOI as destination Airport Get more information about Hao Airport
710,630.43 miles (17,107.98 km) ESEChatham Islands (CHT)Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New ZealandView Chatham Islands on a map View satellite image of Chatham Islands Set CHT as destination Airport Get more information about Chatham Islands
810,629.59 miles (17,106.62 km) SEMangaia Island Airport (MGS)Mangaia Island, Cook IslandsView Mangaia Island Airport on a map View satellite image of Mangaia Island Airport Set MGS as destination Airport Get more information about Mangaia Island Airport
910,605.21 miles (17,067.39 km) SSEAnaa Airport (AAA)Anaa, Tuamotus, French PolynesiaView Anaa Airport on a map View satellite image of Anaa Airport Set AAA as destination Airport Get more information about Anaa Airport
1010,568.75 miles (17,008.71 km) SMakemo Airport (MKP)Makemo, French PolynesiaView Makemo Airport on a map View satellite image of Makemo Airport Set MKP as destination Airport Get more information about Makemo Airport
1110,562.35 miles (16,998.41 km) SSEFa'a'ā International Airport (PPT)Papeete, Tahiti, French PolynesiaView Fa'a'ā International Airport on a map View satellite image of Fa'a'ā International Airport Set PPT as destination Airport Get more information about Fa'a'ā International Airport
1210,555.22 miles (16,986.94 km) SSEMoorea Airport (MOZ)Moorea, Windward Islands, French PolynesiaView Moorea Airport on a map View satellite image of Moorea Airport Set MOZ as destination Airport Get more information about Moorea Airport
1310,541.05 miles (16,964.14 km) SEAkatoka Manava Airport (Mauke Airport) (MUK)Mauke Island, Cook IslandsView Akatoka Manava Airport (Mauke Airport) on a map View satellite image of Akatoka Manava Airport (Mauke Airport) Set MUK as destination Airport Get more information about Akatoka Manava Airport (Mauke Airport)
1410,538.02 miles (16,959.26 km) SRaroia Airport (RRR)Raroia, French PolynesiaView Raroia Airport on a map View satellite image of Raroia Airport Set RRR as destination Airport Get more information about Raroia Airport
1510,527.08 miles (16,941.66 km) SFangatau Airport (FGU)Fangatau, French PolynesiaView Fangatau Airport on a map View satellite image of Fangatau Airport Set FGU as destination Airport Get more information about Fangatau Airport