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AWZ Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: AWZ / OIAW
Airport Names:
  1. Ahwaz International Airport
  2. فرودگاه اهواز
Location: Ahwaz, Iran
GPS Coordinates: 31°20'14"N by 48°45'42"E
Area Served: Ahvaz, Iran
Elevation: 66 feet (20 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Ahwaz International Airport (AWZ):

  • Ahwaz International Airport (AWZ) currently has only 1 runway.
  • Because of Ahwaz International Airport's relatively low elevation of 66 feet, planes can take off or land at Ahwaz 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.
  • The closest airport to Ahwaz International Airport (AWZ) is Omidiyeh Air Base (OMI), which is located 57 miles (92 kilometers) SE of AWZ.
  • Ahwaz International Airport handled 1,993,991 passengers last year.
  • In addition to being known as "Ahwaz International Airport", another name for AWZ is "فرودگاه اهواز".
  • The furthest airport from Ahwaz International Airport (AWZ) is Totegegie Airport (GMR), which is located 11,824 miles (19,029 kilometers) away in Mangareva, Gambier Islands, French Polynesia.

Map of Nearest Airports from Ahwaz International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Ahwaz International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
157.41 miles (92.40 km) SEOmidiyeh Air Base (OMI)Omidiyeh, IranView Omidiyeh Air Base on a map View satellite image of Omidiyeh Air Base Set OMI as destination Airport Get more information about Omidiyeh Air Base
258.72 miles (94.50 km) SSEMahshahr Airport (MRX)Mahshahr, IranView Mahshahr Airport on a map View satellite image of Mahshahr Airport Set MRX as destination Airport Get more information about Mahshahr Airport
374.14 miles (119.31 km) SSWAbadan International Airport (ABD)Abadan, IranView Abadan International Airport on a map View satellite image of Abadan International Airport Set ABD as destination Airport Get more information about Abadan International Airport
478.75 miles (126.73 km) NNWDezful Airport (DEF)Dezful, IranView Dezful Airport on a map View satellite image of Dezful Airport Set DEF as destination Airport Get more information about Dezful Airport
584.93 miles (136.69 km) SWBasrah International AirportBasrah Airport (BSR)Basrah, IraqView Basrah International AirportBasrah Airport on a map View satellite image of Basrah International AirportBasrah Airport Set BSR as destination Airport Get more information about Basrah International AirportBasrah Airport
6138.97 miles (223.65 km) ENEShahrekord International Airport (CQD)Shahrekord, IranView Shahrekord International Airport on a map View satellite image of Shahrekord International Airport Set CQD as destination Airport Get more information about Shahrekord International Airport
7147.62 miles (237.57 km) NKhorramabad Airport (KHD)Khorramabad, IranView Khorramabad Airport on a map View satellite image of Khorramabad Airport Set KHD as destination Airport Get more information about Khorramabad Airport
8153.12 miles (246.43 km) SSWKuwait International Airport (KWI)Kuwait City, KuwaitView Kuwait International Airport on a map View satellite image of Kuwait International Airport Set KWI as destination Airport Get more information about Kuwait International Airport
9206.09 miles (331.67 km) ENEIsfahan International Airport (IFN)Isfahan, IranView Isfahan International Airport on a map View satellite image of Isfahan International Airport Set IFN as destination Airport Get more information about Isfahan International Airport
10206.55 miles (332.41 km) SEBushehr Airport (BUZ)Bushehr, IranView Bushehr Airport on a map View satellite image of Bushehr Airport Set BUZ as destination Airport Get more information about Bushehr Airport
11227.75 miles (366.52 km) NNWShahid Ashrafi Esfahani Airport (KSH)Kermanshah, IranView Shahid Ashrafi Esfahani Airport on a map View satellite image of Shahid Ashrafi Esfahani Airport Set KSH as destination Airport Get more information about Shahid Ashrafi Esfahani Airport
12244.32 miles (393.19 km) NHamadan Airport (HDM)Hamadan, IranView Hamadan Airport on a map View satellite image of Hamadan Airport Set HDM as destination Airport Get more information about Hamadan Airport
13259.67 miles (417.89 km) ESEShiraz International Airport (SYZ)Shiraz, IranView Shiraz International Airport on a map View satellite image of Shiraz International Airport Set SYZ as destination Airport Get more information about Shiraz International Airport
14260.18 miles (418.72 km) WAl Najaf International Airport (NJF)Al Najaf, IraqView Al Najaf International Airport on a map View satellite image of Al Najaf International Airport Set NJF as destination Airport Get more information about Al Najaf International Airport
15260.77 miles (419.67 km) SWQaisumah Domestic Airport (AQI)Qaisumah, Hafar Al-Batin, Eastern Province, Saudi ArabiaView Qaisumah Domestic Airport on a map View satellite image of Qaisumah Domestic Airport Set AQI as destination Airport Get more information about Qaisumah Domestic Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Ahwaz International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Ahwaz International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,824.24 miles (19,029.22 km) SSETotegegie 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
211,577.29 miles (18,631.80 km) SSETureira 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
311,481.04 miles (18,476.89 km) SSENukutavake 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
411,466.03 miles (18,452.74 km) SSEPukarua 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
511,337.63 miles (18,246.11 km) SEHao 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
611,204.26 miles (18,031.46 km) SSEFangatau 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
711,165.28 miles (17,968.73 km) SERaroia 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
811,153.32 miles (17,949.49 km) SEMakemo 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
911,119.84 miles (17,895.61 km) SEAnaa 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
1011,092.84 miles (17,852.14 km) WMataveri International Airport (IPC)Easter Island, ChileView Mataveri International Airport on a map View satellite image of Mataveri International Airport Set IPC as destination Airport Get more information about Mataveri International Airport
1111,055.33 miles (17,791.79 km) ESERurutu 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
1211,044.40 miles (17,774.20 km) SEFakarava Airport (FAV)Fakarava, Society Islands, French PolynesiaView Fakarava Airport on a map View satellite image of Fakarava Airport Set FAV as destination Airport Get more information about Fakarava Airport
1310,987.07 miles (17,681.93 km) SEApataki Airport (APK)Apataki, French PolynesiaView Apataki Airport on a map View satellite image of Apataki Airport Set APK as destination Airport Get more information about Apataki Airport
1410,960.88 miles (17,639.78 km) SEArutua Airport (AXR)Arutua, Tuamotus, French PolynesiaView Arutua Airport on a map View satellite image of Arutua Airport Set AXR as destination Airport Get more information about Arutua Airport
1510,943.58 miles (17,611.94 km) SEFa'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