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ASE Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: ASE / KASE
Airport Names:
  1. Aspen–Pitkin County Airport
  2. Sardy Field
Location: Aspen, Colorado, United States
GPS Coordinates: 39°13'23"N by 106°52'8"W
Area Served: Aspen, Colorado
Operator/Owner: Pitkin County
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 7,820 feet (2,384 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Aspen–Pitkin County Airport (ASE):

  • In 2007, the runway was completely rehabilitated with new grooved asphalt.
  • In addition to being known as "Aspen–Pitkin County Airport", another name for ASE is "Sardy Field".
  • Historically, the airport was served by a number of airlines over the years including Aspen Airways which introduced the first scheduled passenger jet service into Aspen.
  • Construction on the runway extension project began on April 4, 2011, and was completed on November 2, 2011.
  • The furthest airport from Aspen–Pitkin County Airport (ASE) is Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport (RRG), which is located 10,971 miles (17,657 kilometers) away in Rodrigues Island, Mauritius.
  • More recently, Lynx Aviation flying on behalf of Frontier Airlines operated Bombardier Q400 turboprops into Aspen.
  • The closest airport to Aspen–Pitkin County Airport (ASE) is Eagle County Regional Airport (EGE), which is located 29 miles (47 kilometers) N of ASE.
  • Aspen–Pitkin County Airport (ASE) currently has only 1 runway.
  • Because of Aspen–Pitkin County Airport's high elevation of 7,820 feet, planes must typically fly at a faster airspeed in order to takeoff or land at ASE. Combined with a high temperature, this could make ASE a "Hot & High" airport, where the air density is lower than it would otherwise be at sea level.

Map of Nearest Airports from Aspen–Pitkin County Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Aspen–Pitkin County Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
129.10 miles (46.83 km) NEagle County Regional Airport (EGE)Eagle, Colorado (near Vail), United StatesView Eagle County Regional Airport on a map Set EGE as destination Airport Get more information about Eagle County Regional Airport
229.56 miles (47.57 km) ELake County Airport (LXV)Leadville, Colorado, United StatesView Lake County Airport on a map Set LXV as destination Airport Get more information about Lake County Airport
347.74 miles (76.83 km) SGunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport (GUC)Gunnison, Colorado, United StatesView Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport on a map Set GUC as destination Airport Get more information about Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport
450.39 miles (81.10 km) WNWGarfield County Regional Airport (RIL)Rifle, Colorado, United StatesView Garfield County Regional Airport on a map Set RIL as destination Airport Get more information about Garfield County Regional Airport
564.69 miles (104.11 km) SEHarriet Alexander Field (SLT)Salida, Colorado, United StatesView Harriet Alexander Field on a map Set SLT as destination Airport Get more information about Harriet Alexander Field
673.97 miles (119.04 km) SWMontrose Regional Airport (MTJ)Montrose, Colorado, United StatesView Montrose Regional Airport on a map Set MTJ as destination Airport Get more information about Montrose Regional Airport
788.87 miles (143.02 km) NNWYampa Valley Airport (HDN)Hayden, Colorado, United StatesView Yampa Valley Airport on a map Set HDN as destination Airport Get more information about Yampa Valley Airport
889.07 miles (143.34 km) WGrand Junction Regional Airport (GJT)Grand Junction, Colorado, United StatesView Grand Junction Regional Airport on a map Set GJT as destination Airport Get more information about Grand Junction Regional Airport
989.34 miles (143.78 km) NSteamboat Springs Airport (SBS)Steamboat Springs, Colorado, United StatesView Steamboat Springs Airport on a map Set SBS as destination Airport Get more information about Steamboat Springs Airport
1094.47 miles (152.04 km) NNWCraig–Moffat Airport (CIG)Craig, Colorado, United StatesView Craig–Moffat Airport on a map Set CIG as destination Airport Get more information about Craig–Moffat Airport
11104.05 miles (167.45 km) ENEBoulder Municipal Airport (WBU)Boulder, Colorado, United StatesView Boulder Municipal Airport on a map Set WBU as destination Airport Get more information about Boulder Municipal Airport
12104.13 miles (167.58 km) SSWTelluride Regional Airport (TEX)Telluride, Colorado, United StatesView Telluride Regional Airport on a map Set TEX as destination Airport Get more information about Telluride Regional Airport
13104.64 miles (168.40 km) ENERocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport (BJC)Denver, Colorado, United StatesView Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport on a map Set BJC as destination Airport Get more information about Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport
14108.99 miles (175.40 km) EUnited States Air Force Academy (AFF)Colorado Springs, Colorado, United StatesView United States Air Force Academy on a map Set AFF as destination Airport Get more information about United States Air Force Academy
15110.46 miles (177.76 km) ENECentennial Airport (APA)Arapahoe County, Colorado, United StatesView Centennial Airport on a map Set APA as destination Airport Get more information about Centennial Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Aspen–Pitkin County Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Aspen–Pitkin County Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
110,971.40 miles (17,656.72 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
210,847.21 miles (17,456.85 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
310,816.51 miles (17,407.45 km) SEPierrefonds Airport (ZSE)Saint-Pierre, RéunionView Pierrefonds Airport on a map Set ZSE as destination Airport Get more information about Pierrefonds Airport
410,795.81 miles (17,374.12 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
510,628.99 miles (17,105.66 km) ESETôlanaro Airport (FTU)Tôlanaro, MadagascarView Tôlanaro Airport on a map Set FTU as destination Airport Get more information about Tôlanaro Airport
610,515.13 miles (16,922.41 km) ESEMananjary Airport (MNJ)Mananjary, MadagascarView Mananjary Airport on a map Set MNJ as destination Airport Get more information about Mananjary Airport
710,505.60 miles (16,907.08 km) ESEAmpanihy Airport (AMP)Ampanihy, MadagascarView Ampanihy Airport on a map Set AMP as destination Airport Get more information about Ampanihy Airport
810,470.36 miles (16,850.36 km) ESEFianarantsoa Airport (WFI)Fianarantsoa, MadagascarView Fianarantsoa Airport on a map Set WFI as destination Airport Get more information about Fianarantsoa Airport
910,400.27 miles (16,737.57 km) SEToamasino Airport (TMM)Toamasina, MadagascarView Toamasino Airport on a map Set TMM as destination Airport Get more information about Toamasino Airport
1010,362.78 miles (16,677.23 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
1110,354.64 miles (16,664.13 km) SEIvato International Airport (TNR)Antananarivo, MadagascarView Ivato International Airport on a map Set TNR as destination Airport Get more information about Ivato International Airport
1210,338.61 miles (16,638.33 km) ESEManja Airport (MJA)Manja, Menabe, MadagascarView Manja Airport on a map Set MJA as destination Airport Get more information about Manja Airport
1310,320.25 miles (16,608.80 km) ESEAndavadoaka Airport (DVD)Andavadoaka, Toliara province, Atsimo-Andrefana region, MadagascarView Andavadoaka Airport on a map Set DVD as destination Airport Get more information about Andavadoaka Airport
1410,309.11 miles (16,590.87 km) ESEMorombe Airport (MXM)Morombe, MadagascarView Morombe Airport on a map Set MXM as destination Airport Get more information about Morombe Airport
1510,302.56 miles (16,580.32 km) ESEMiandrivazo Airport (ZVA)Miandrivazo, MadagascarView Miandrivazo Airport on a map Set ZVA as destination Airport Get more information about Miandrivazo Airport