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BGA Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: BGA / SKBG
Airport Names:
  1. Palonegro International Airport
  2. Aeropuerto Internacional de Palonegro
Location: Bucaramanga, Colombia
GPS Coordinates: 7°7'35"N by 73°11'4"W
Area Served: Bucaramanga
Operator/Owner: Aerocivil
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 3,897 feet (1,188 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Palonegro International Airport (BGA):

  • Gómez Niño Airport, located within the urban area of Bucaramanga was for 25 years who attended the air traffic in the city with significant limitations, given their geographical location and its adverse conditions for security and air navigation.
  • Palonegro The site was the historic setting of political strife and the battle of the same name, which took place on 25 May 1900, during the War of the Thousand Days.
  • Palonegro International Airport (BGA) currently has only 1 runway.
  • The planning of the passenger terminal building is 7000 square meters of construction, took into account the uneven terrain where this arises.
  • The closest airport to Palonegro International Airport (BGA) is Yariguíes Airport (EJA), which is located 43 miles (70 kilometers) W of BGA.
  • The furthest airport from Palonegro International Airport (BGA) is Husein Sastranegara International Airport (HSA) (BDO), which is nearly antipodal to Palonegro International Airport (meaning Palonegro International Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Husein Sastranegara International Airport (HSA)), and is located 12,382 miles (19,927 kilometers) away in Bandung, Indonesia.
  • Its airport facilities were designed to successfully address the traffic of aircraft and the growth of passenger and cargo flow projected until 1990 and thereafter, it was envisaged the construction of a taxiing runway parallel to the original runway, the which was actually built years later, along with the facilities, apron and hangars to serve general aviation.
  • A 4 km road linking the terminal with the main road from Bucaramanga to Barrancabermeja.
  • The Control Tower has a height of 34 metres equivalent to 10 floors, where one can see widely the length of the track in its entirety and platforms for parking of passenger and cargo aircraft.
  • In addition to being known as "Palonegro International Airport", another name for BGA is "Aeropuerto Internacional de Palonegro".

Map of Nearest Airports from Palonegro International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Palonegro International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
143.22 miles (69.56 km) WYariguíes Airport (EJA)Barrancabermeja, ColombiaView Yariguíes Airport on a map Set EJA as destination Airport Get more information about Yariguíes Airport
271.00 miles (114.27 km) NEJuan Vicente Gómez International Airport (SVZ)San Antonio del Táchira, VenezuelaView Juan Vicente Gómez International Airport on a map Set SVZ as destination Airport Get more information about Juan Vicente Gómez International Airport
372.04 miles (115.93 km) NECamilo Daza International Airport (CUC)Cúcuta, ColombiaView Camilo Daza International Airport on a map Set CUC as destination Airport Get more information about Camilo Daza International Airport
484.41 miles (135.85 km) ENEMayor Buenaventura Vivas Airport (STD)Santo Domingo (near San Cristóbal, Táchira), VenezuelaView Mayor Buenaventura Vivas Airport on a map Set STD as destination Airport Get more information about Mayor Buenaventura Vivas Airport
589.28 miles (143.69 km) ELos Colonizadores Airport (RVE)Saravena, ColombiaView Los Colonizadores Airport on a map Set RVE as destination Airport Get more information about Los Colonizadores Airport
699.12 miles (159.52 km) NELa Fría Airport (LFR)La Fria, VenezuelaView La Fría Airport on a map Set LFR as destination Airport Get more information about La Fría Airport
7108.33 miles (174.34 km) ESEGabriel Vargas Santos Airport (TME)Tame, Arauca, ColombiaView Gabriel Vargas Santos Airport on a map Set TME as destination Airport Get more information about Gabriel Vargas Santos Airport
8115.93 miles (186.58 km) WNWEl Bagre Airport El Tomin Airport (EBG)El Bagre, ColombiaView El Bagre Airport El Tomin Airport on a map Set EBG as destination Airport Get more information about El Bagre Airport El Tomin Airport
9136.44 miles (219.59 km) SSEEl Alcaraván Airport (EYP)Yopal, ColombiaView El Alcaraván Airport on a map Set EYP as destination Airport Get more information about El Alcaraván Airport
10146.35 miles (235.52 km) NEJuan Pablo Pérez Alfonso Airport (VIG)El Vigía, VenezuelaView Juan Pablo Pérez Alfonso Airport on a map Set VIG as destination Airport Get more information about Juan Pablo Pérez Alfonso Airport
11149.69 miles (240.90 km) WNWCaucasia Airport Juan H. White Airport (CAQ)Caucasia, Antioquia, ColombiaView Caucasia Airport Juan H. White Airport on a map Set CAQ as destination Airport Get more information about Caucasia Airport Juan H. White Airport
12153.35 miles (246.80 km) NNEMiguel Urdaneta Fernández Airport (STB)Santa Bárbara del Zulia, VenezuelaView Miguel Urdaneta Fernández Airport on a map Set STB as destination Airport Get more information about Miguel Urdaneta Fernández Airport
13157.61 miles (253.64 km) WNWAyapel Airport (AYA)Ayapel, ColombiaView Ayapel Airport on a map Set AYA as destination Airport Get more information about Ayapel Airport
14164.94 miles (265.45 km) SAguaclara Airport (ACL)Aguaclara, ColombiaView Aguaclara Airport on a map Set ACL as destination Airport Get more information about Aguaclara Airport
15166.57 miles (268.07 km) EGuasdualito Airport (GDO)Guasdualito, VenezuelaView Guasdualito Airport on a map Set GDO as destination Airport Get more information about Guasdualito Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Palonegro International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Palonegro International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,382.32 miles (19,927.37 km) WSWHusein Sastranegara International Airport (HSA) (BDO)Bandung, IndonesiaView Husein Sastranegara International Airport (HSA) on a map Set BDO as destination Airport Get more information about Husein Sastranegara International Airport (HSA)
212,377.15 miles (19,919.04 km) SHalim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP)Jakarta, IndonesiaView Halim Perdanakusuma Airport on a map Set HLP as destination Airport Get more information about Halim Perdanakusuma Airport
312,366.79 miles (19,902.37 km) SSoekarno–Hatta International Airport (CGK)Jakarta, IndonesiaView Soekarno–Hatta International Airport on a map Set CGK as destination Airport Get more information about Soekarno–Hatta International Airport
412,337.55 miles (19,855.32 km) WCibeureum Airfield (TSY)Tasikmalaya, West Java, IndonesiaView Cibeureum Airfield on a map Set TSY as destination Airport Get more information about Cibeureum Airfield
512,315.79 miles (19,820.30 km) WSWPenggung Airport/Chakrabhuwana Airport (CBN)Cirebon, Java, IndonesiaView Penggung Airport/Chakrabhuwana Airport on a map Set CBN as destination Airport Get more information about Penggung Airport/Chakrabhuwana Airport
612,279.72 miles (19,762.24 km) WSWTunggul Wulung Airport (CXP)Cilacap, Java Island, IndonesiaView Tunggul Wulung Airport on a map Set CXP as destination Airport Get more information about Tunggul Wulung Airport
712,264.82 miles (19,738.27 km) SERadin Inten II Airport (RIA II) (TKG)Bandar Lampung, Sumatra, IndonesiaView Radin Inten II Airport (RIA II) on a map Set TKG as destination Airport Get more information about Radin Inten II Airport (RIA II)
812,257.02 miles (19,725.71 km) WPurwokerto / Wirasaba Airport (PWL)Wirasaba, Central Java, IndonesiaView Purwokerto / Wirasaba Airport on a map Set PWL as destination Airport Get more information about Purwokerto / Wirasaba Airport
912,232.13 miles (19,685.66 km) SSEGunung Batin Airport (AKQ)Astraksetra, IndonesiaView Gunung Batin Airport on a map Set AKQ as destination Airport Get more information about Gunung Batin Airport
1012,194.62 miles (19,625.29 km) SSEChristmas Island Airport (XCH)Christmas Island, AustraliaView Christmas Island Airport on a map Set XCH as destination Airport Get more information about Christmas Island Airport
1112,192.53 miles (19,621.92 km) WAchmad Yani International Airport (AYIA) (SRG)Semarang, IndonesiaView Achmad Yani International Airport (AYIA) on a map Set SRG as destination Airport Get more information about Achmad Yani International Airport (AYIA)
1212,184.86 miles (19,609.59 km) WAdisucipto International Airport (JOG)Yogyakarta, IndonesiaView Adisucipto International Airport on a map Set JOG as destination Airport Get more information about Adisucipto International Airport
1312,127.28 miles (19,516.92 km) SSWBuluh Tumbang Airport H.A.S. Hanandjoeddin Airport (TJQ)Tanjung Pandan, Bangka-Belitung, IndonesiaView Buluh Tumbang Airport H.A.S. Hanandjoeddin Airport on a map Set TJQ as destination Airport Get more information about Buluh Tumbang Airport H.A.S. Hanandjoeddin Airport
1412,112.31 miles (19,492.83 km) WNgloram Airport (CPF)Cepu, IndonesiaView Ngloram Airport on a map Set CPF as destination Airport Get more information about Ngloram Airport
1512,110.53 miles (19,489.97 km) SSESultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (SMB II) (PLM)Palembang, Sumatra, IndonesiaView Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (SMB II) on a map Set PLM as destination Airport Get more information about Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (SMB II)