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AUS Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: AUS / KAUS
Airport Name: Austin–Bergstrom International Airport
Location: Austin, Texas, United States
GPS Coordinates: 30°11'39"N by 97°40'12"W
Area Served: Greater Austin
Operator/Owner: City of Austin
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 542 feet (165 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Austin–Bergstrom International Airport (AUS):

  • The furthest airport from Austin–Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) is Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport (RRG), which is located 11,050 miles (17,783 kilometers) away in Rodrigues Island, Mauritius.
  • Because of Austin–Bergstrom International Airport's relatively low elevation of 542 feet, planes can take off or land at Austin–Bergstrom International Airport 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.
  • Bergstrom had the designator BSM until Mueller's final closure in 1999, when it took Mueller's IATA code of AUS.
  • On the early stages of exploring options for a new airport, the city submitted a proposal to the United States Air Force for joint use of Bergstrom AFB in 1976.
  • Runway 17R/35L, to the west of the terminal, is the original runway built and used by the Air Force.
  • The closest airport to Austin–Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) is Austin Executive Airport (EDC), which is located only 15 miles (24 kilometers) NNE of AUS.
  • Austin–Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) has 2 runways.
  • Austin–Bergstrom International Airport handled 10,017,958 passengers last year.
  • A new dedicated facility known as the South Terminal Austin was approved by the Austin City Council in order to accommodate the arrival of Mexican-based, low-cost airline, VivaAerobus, which launched operations on May 1, 2008.
  • As the need for commercial service became clear in the 1920s, Austin voters supported a bond election to build a municipal airport in the city in 1928.
  • The issue of a $400 million bond referendum for a new airport owned and operated by the city was put to a public vote in May 1993 with a campaign managed by local public affairs consultant Don Martin and then-Mayor Bruce Todd and was approved by 63% of the vote.

Map of Nearest Airports from Austin–Bergstrom International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Austin–Bergstrom International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
115.12 miles (24.33 km) NNEAustin Executive Airport (EDC)Austin, Texas, United StatesView Austin Executive Airport on a map View satellite image of Austin Executive Airport Set EDC as destination Airport Get more information about Austin Executive Airport
258.67 miles (94.42 km) SWRandolph Air Force Base Joint Base San Antonio (RND)Universal City, Texas, United StatesView Randolph Air Force Base Joint Base San Antonio on a map View satellite image of Randolph Air Force Base Joint Base San Antonio Set RND as destination Airport Get more information about Randolph Air Force Base Joint Base San Antonio
361.04 miles (98.23 km) NKilleen–Fort Hood Regional Airport (GRK)Fort Hood / Killeen, Texas, United StatesView Killeen–Fort Hood Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Killeen–Fort Hood Regional Airport Set GRK as destination Airport Get more information about Killeen–Fort Hood Regional Airport
461.60 miles (99.13 km) NSkylark Field (ILE)Killeen, Texas, United StatesView Skylark Field on a map View satellite image of Skylark Field Set ILE as destination Airport Get more information about Skylark Field
565.39 miles (105.23 km) NHood Army Airfield (HLR)Fort Hood / Killeen, Texas, United StatesView Hood Army Airfield on a map View satellite image of Hood Army Airfield Set HLR as destination Airport Get more information about Hood Army Airfield
666.62 miles (107.21 km) SWSan Antonio International Airport (SAT)San Antonio, Texas, United StatesView San Antonio International Airport on a map View satellite image of San Antonio International Airport Set SAT as destination Airport Get more information about San Antonio International Airport
767.97 miles (109.38 km) NNEDraughon-Miller Central Texas Regional Airport (TPL)Temple, Texas, United StatesView Draughon-Miller Central Texas Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Draughon-Miller Central Texas Regional Airport Set TPL as destination Airport Get more information about Draughon-Miller Central Texas Regional Airport
876.28 miles (122.76 km) SWStinson Municipal Airport (SSF)San Antonio, Texas, United StatesView Stinson Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Stinson Municipal Airport Set SSF as destination Airport Get more information about Stinson Municipal Airport
978.22 miles (125.89 km) SWLackland Air Force Base Joint Base San Antonio (SKF)San Antonio, Texas, United StatesView Lackland Air Force Base Joint Base San Antonio on a map View satellite image of Lackland Air Force Base Joint Base San Antonio Set SKF as destination Airport Get more information about Lackland Air Force Base Joint Base San Antonio
1082.47 miles (132.72 km) ENEEasterwood Airport (CLL)College Station, Texas, United StatesView Easterwood Airport on a map View satellite image of Easterwood Airport Set CLL as destination Airport Get more information about Easterwood Airport
1185.96 miles (138.33 km) WKerrville Municipal Airport (ERV)Kerrville, Texas, United StatesView Kerrville Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Kerrville Municipal Airport Set ERV as destination Airport Get more information about Kerrville Municipal Airport
1287.48 miles (140.79 km) ENECoulter Field (CFD)Bryan, Texas, United StatesView Coulter Field on a map View satellite image of Coulter Field Set CFD as destination Airport Get more information about Coulter Field
13101.31 miles (163.04 km) NNEWaco Regional Airport (ACT)Waco, Texas, United StatesView Waco Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Waco Regional Airport Set ACT as destination Airport Get more information about Waco Regional Airport
14103.14 miles (165.98 km) SSEVictoria Regional Airport (VCT)Victoria, Texas, United StatesView Victoria Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Victoria Regional Airport Set VCT as destination Airport Get more information about Victoria Regional Airport
15105.79 miles (170.26 km) NNETSTC Waco Airport (CNW)Waco, Texas, United StatesView TSTC Waco Airport on a map View satellite image of TSTC Waco Airport Set CNW as destination Airport Get more information about TSTC Waco Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Austin–Bergstrom International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Austin–Bergstrom International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,050.16 miles (17,783.47 km) ESESir 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
210,884.61 miles (17,517.04 km) SWCocos (Keeling) Island Airport (CCK)Cocos Islands, AustraliaView Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport on a map View satellite image of Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport Set CCK as destination Airport Get more information about Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport
310,760.90 miles (17,317.94 km) ESESir 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
410,659.34 miles (17,154.50 km) ESEPierrefonds 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
510,651.46 miles (17,141.83 km) ESERoland 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
610,514.41 miles (16,921.26 km) WShark Bay Airport (MJK)Monkey Mia, Western Australia, AustraliaView Shark Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Shark Bay Airport Set MJK as destination Airport Get more information about Shark Bay Airport
710,508.89 miles (16,912.38 km) WSWMargaret River Airport (MGV)Margaret River, Western Australia, AustraliaView Margaret River Airport on a map View satellite image of Margaret River Airport Set MGV as destination Airport Get more information about Margaret River Airport
810,504.72 miles (16,905.67 km) WKalbarri Airport (KAX)Kalbarri, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kalbarri Airport on a map View satellite image of Kalbarri Airport Set KAX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalbarri Airport
910,493.78 miles (16,888.06 km) WGeraldton Airport (GET)Geraldton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Geraldton Airport on a map View satellite image of Geraldton Airport Set GET as destination Airport Get more information about Geraldton Airport
1010,491.15 miles (16,883.83 km) WSWBusselton Regional Airport (BQB)Busselton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Busselton Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Busselton Regional Airport Set BQB as destination Airport Get more information about Busselton Regional Airport
1110,490.46 miles (16,882.72 km) WJurien Bay Airport (JUR)Jurien Bay, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jurien Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Jurien Bay Airport Set JUR as destination Airport Get more information about Jurien Bay Airport
1210,488.19 miles (16,879.07 km) WCarnarvon Airport (CVQ)Carnarvon, Western Australia, AustraliaView Carnarvon Airport on a map View satellite image of Carnarvon Airport Set CVQ as destination Airport Get more information about Carnarvon Airport
1310,475.73 miles (16,859.01 km) WSWRottnest Airport (RTS)Rottnest Island, Western Australia, AustraliaView Rottnest Airport on a map View satellite image of Rottnest Airport Set RTS as destination Airport Get more information about Rottnest Airport
1410,474.34 miles (16,856.78 km) WSWBunbury Airport (BUY)Bunbury, Western Australia, AustraliaView Bunbury Airport on a map View satellite image of Bunbury Airport Set BUY as destination Airport Get more information about Bunbury Airport
1510,456.39 miles (16,827.89 km) WSWJandakot Airport (JAD)Jandakot, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jandakot Airport on a map View satellite image of Jandakot Airport Set JAD as destination Airport Get more information about Jandakot Airport