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ATU Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: ATU / PAAT
Airport Names:
  1. Casco Cove Coast Guard Station
  2. LORAN Station Attu
  3. (former Naval Air Facility Attu)
Location: Attu Island, Alaska, United States
GPS Coordinates: 52°49'57"N by 173°10'32"E
Operator/Owner: U.S. Coast Guard 17th Dist.
Airport Type: Private use
Elevation: 88 feet (27 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Casco Cove Coast Guard Station (ATU):

  • Casco Cove Coast Guard Station (ATU) currently has only 1 runway.
  • The furthest airport from Casco Cove Coast Guard Station (ATU) is Cape Town International Airport (CPT), which is located 10,631 miles (17,109 kilometers) away in Cape Town, South Africa.
  • Because of Casco Cove Coast Guard Station's relatively low elevation of 88 feet, planes can take off or land at Casco Cove Coast Guard Station 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 island is protected as part of the National Parks Trust territory and few people visit the island or area, as it is restricted.
  • In addition to being known as "Casco Cove Coast Guard Station", other names for ATU include "LORAN Station Attu" and "(former Naval Air Facility Attu)".
  • The Casco Cove Airport was a LORAN navigation station operated by the United States Coast Guard.
  • The closest airport to Casco Cove Coast Guard Station (ATU) is Eareckson Air Station (SYA), which is located 40 miles (65 kilometers) ESE of ATU.
  • Casco Cove Coast Guard Station is a military facility and private use airfield on Attu Island, one of the Aleutian Islands in the U.S.

Map of Nearest Airports from Casco Cove Coast Guard Station:

List of Nearest Airports from Casco Cove Coast Guard Station:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
140.08 miles (64.50 km) ESEEareckson Air Station (SYA)Shemya, Alaska, United StatesView Eareckson Air Station on a map Set SYA as destination Airport Get more information about Eareckson Air Station
2434.18 miles (698.74 km) EAdak Airport (ADK)Adak Island, Alaska, United StatesView Adak Airport on a map Set ADK as destination Airport Get more information about Adak Airport
3531.42 miles (855.23 km) EAtka Airport (AKB)Atka, Alaska, United StatesView Atka Airport on a map Set AKB as destination Airport Get more information about Atka Airport
4611.52 miles (984.14 km) WYelizovo Airport (PKC)Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, RussiaView Yelizovo Airport on a map Set PKC as destination Airport Get more information about Yelizovo Airport
5720.55 miles (1,159.60 km) ENESt. Paul Island Airport (SNP)St. Paul Island, Alaska, United StatesView St. Paul Island Airport on a map Set SNP as destination Airport Get more information about St. Paul Island Airport
6729.92 miles (1,174.68 km) ENESt. George Airport (STG)St. George, Alaska, United StatesView St. George Airport on a map Set STG as destination Airport Get more information about St. George Airport
7747.48 miles (1,202.95 km) ENikolski Air Station (IKO)Nikolski, Alaska, United StatesView Nikolski Air Station on a map Set IKO as destination Airport Get more information about Nikolski Air Station
8823.34 miles (1,325.04 km) NMarkovo Airport (KVM)Markovo, Chukotka Autonomous Okrug, RussiaView Markovo Airport on a map Set KVM as destination Airport Get more information about Markovo Airport
9836.44 miles (1,346.12 km) ENEUnalaska Airport (DUT)Unalaska, Alaska, United StatesView Unalaska Airport on a map Set DUT as destination Airport Get more information about Unalaska Airport
10837.95 miles (1,348.54 km) NUgolny Airport (DYR)Anadyr, RussiaView Ugolny Airport on a map Set DYR as destination Airport Get more information about Ugolny Airport
11866.70 miles (1,394.82 km) ENEAkutan Seaplane Base (KQA)Akutan, Alaska, United StatesView Akutan Seaplane Base on a map Set KQA as destination Airport Get more information about Akutan Seaplane Base
12928.25 miles (1,493.87 km) NNEGambell Airport (GAM)Gambell, Alaska, United StatesView Gambell Airport on a map Set GAM as destination Airport Get more information about Gambell Airport
13931.23 miles (1,498.67 km) NNEProvideniya Bay Airport (PVS)Provideniya, Chukotka, RussiaView Provideniya Bay Airport on a map Set PVS as destination Airport Get more information about Provideniya Bay Airport
14933.22 miles (1,501.86 km) NEMekoryuk Airport (MYU)Mekoryuk, Alaska, United StatesView Mekoryuk Airport on a map Set MYU as destination Airport Get more information about Mekoryuk Airport
15950.66 miles (1,529.94 km) NNESavoonga Airport (SVA)Savoonga, Alaska, United StatesView Savoonga Airport on a map Set SVA as destination Airport Get more information about Savoonga Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Casco Cove Coast Guard Station:

List of Furthest Airports from Casco Cove Coast Guard Station:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
110,631.23 miles (17,109.27 km) SWCape Town International Airport (CPT)Cape Town, South AfricaView Cape Town International Airport on a map Set CPT as destination Airport Get more information about Cape Town International Airport
210,501.26 miles (16,900.10 km) WSWGeorge Airport (GRJ)George, South AfricaView George Airport on a map Set GRJ as destination Airport Get more information about George Airport
310,458.69 miles (16,831.59 km) SETeniente Rodolfo Marsh Airport (TNM)Villa Las Estrellas, AntarcticaView Teniente Rodolfo Marsh Airport on a map Set TNM as destination Airport Get more information about Teniente Rodolfo Marsh Airport
410,431.40 miles (16,787.68 km) SWKleinsee Airport (KLZ)Kleinzee, South AfricaView Kleinsee Airport on a map Set KLZ as destination Airport Get more information about Kleinsee Airport
510,381.55 miles (16,707.44 km) WSWPort Elizabeth International Airport (PLZ)Port Elizabeth, South AfricaView Port Elizabeth International Airport on a map Set PLZ as destination Airport Get more information about Port Elizabeth International Airport
610,381.37 miles (16,707.15 km) SWAlexander Bay Airport (ALJ)Alexander Bay, South AfricaView Alexander Bay Airport on a map Set ALJ as destination Airport Get more information about Alexander Bay Airport
710,354.51 miles (16,663.93 km) SWAggeneys Airport (AGZ)Aggeneys, South AfricaView Aggeneys Airport on a map Set AGZ as destination Airport Get more information about Aggeneys Airport
810,354.51 miles (16,663.92 km) SWWild Coast Sun Airport (MZF)Mzamba, South AfricaView Wild Coast Sun Airport on a map Set MZF as destination Airport Get more information about Wild Coast Sun Airport
910,326.08 miles (16,618.18 km) ESEPort Stanley Airport (PSY)Stanley, Falkland Islands, United KingdomView Port Stanley Airport on a map Set PSY as destination Airport Get more information about Port Stanley Airport
1010,311.35 miles (16,594.46 km) WSWPort Alfred Airport (AFD)Port Alfred, South AfricaView Port Alfred Airport on a map Set AFD as destination Airport Get more information about Port Alfred Airport
1110,303.30 miles (16,581.51 km) ESERAF Mount Pleasant (MPN)Falkland IslandsView RAF Mount Pleasant on a map Set MPN as destination Airport Get more information about RAF Mount Pleasant
1210,302.39 miles (16,580.04 km) SWLüderitz Airport (LUD)Luderitz, NamibiaView Lüderitz Airport on a map Set LUD as destination Airport Get more information about Lüderitz Airport
1310,282.92 miles (16,548.71 km) SWKarasburg Airport (KAS)Karasburg, NamibiaView Karasburg Airport on a map Set KAS as destination Airport Get more information about Karasburg Airport
1410,248.62 miles (16,493.52 km) WSWEast London Airport (ELS)East London, South AfricaView East London Airport on a map Set ELS as destination Airport Get more information about East London Airport
1510,224.59 miles (16,454.85 km) SWUpington Airport (UTN)Upington, South AfricaView Upington Airport on a map Set UTN as destination Airport Get more information about Upington Airport