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BIH Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: BIH / KBIH
Airport Name: Eastern Sierra Regional AirportBishop Army Airfield
Location: Bishop, California, United States
GPS Coordinates: 37°22'23"N by 118°21'48"W
Area Served: Bishop, California
Operator/Owner: City of Los Angeles
Department of Public Works
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 4,124 feet (1,257 meters)
# of Runways: 3
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Facts about Eastern Sierra Regional AirportBishop Army Airfield (BIH):

  • Because of Eastern Sierra Regional AirportBishop Army Airfield's high elevation of 4,124 feet, planes must typically fly at a faster airspeed in order to takeoff or land at BIH. Combined with a high temperature, this could make BIH a "Hot & High" airport, where the air density is lower than it would otherwise be at sea level.
  • Eastern Sierra Regional AirportBishop Army Airfield (BIH) has 3 runways.
  • The furthest airport from Eastern Sierra Regional AirportBishop Army Airfield (BIH) is Pierrefonds Airport (ZSE), which is located 11,267 miles (18,133 kilometers) away in Saint-Pierre, Réunion.
  • The closest airport to Eastern Sierra Regional AirportBishop Army Airfield (BIH) is Mammoth Yosemite Airport (MMH), which is located 31 miles (50 kilometers) NW of BIH.
  • The USAF subleased from Inyo County runway use rights and a heliport area of 4.76 acres known as the Bishop Test Site from 15 November 1965 to 19 June 1971 and from 25 November 1980 to 30 September 1985.

Map of Nearest Airports from Eastern Sierra Regional AirportBishop Army Airfield:

List of Nearest Airports from Eastern Sierra Regional AirportBishop Army Airfield:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
131.30 miles (50.37 km) NWMammoth Yosemite Airport (MMH)Mammoth Lakes, California, United StatesView Mammoth Yosemite Airport on a map Set MMH as destination Airport Get more information about Mammoth Yosemite Airport
282.27 miles (132.39 km) NHawthorne Industrial Airport (HTH)Hawthorne, Nevada, United StatesView Hawthorne Industrial Airport on a map Set HTH as destination Airport Get more information about Hawthorne Industrial Airport
384.41 miles (135.85 km) NETonopah Airport (TPH)Tonopah, Nevada, United StatesView Tonopah Airport on a map Set TPH as destination Airport Get more information about Tonopah Airport
485.32 miles (137.31 km) WSWFresno Yosemite International Airport (FAT)Fresno, California, United StatesView Fresno Yosemite International Airport on a map Set FAT as destination Airport Get more information about Fresno Yosemite International Airport
591.54 miles (147.32 km) ENETonopah Test Range Airport (XSD)Tonopah, Nevada, United StatesView Tonopah Test Range Airport on a map Set XSD as destination Airport Get more information about Tonopah Test Range Airport
691.72 miles (147.61 km) WSWFresno Chandler Executive AirportChandler Municipal Airport (Old) (FCH)Fresno, California, United StatesView Fresno Chandler Executive AirportChandler Municipal Airport (Old) on a map Set FCH as destination Airport Get more information about Fresno Chandler Executive AirportChandler Municipal Airport (Old)
792.44 miles (148.77 km) SWVisalia Municipal AirportVisalia Army Airfield (VIS)Visalia, California, United StatesView Visalia Municipal AirportVisalia Army Airfield on a map Set VIS as destination Airport Get more information about Visalia Municipal AirportVisalia Army Airfield
893.79 miles (150.94 km) ESEBeatty Airport (BTY)Beatty, Nevada, United StatesView Beatty Airport on a map Set BTY as destination Airport Get more information about Beatty Airport
999.52 miles (160.17 km) SSWMefford Field (TLR)Tulare, California, United StatesView Mefford Field on a map Set TLR as destination Airport Get more information about Mefford Field
1099.87 miles (160.72 km) WSWMadera Municipal Airport (MAE)Madera, California, United StatesView Madera Municipal Airport on a map Set MAE as destination Airport Get more information about Madera Municipal Airport
11100.57 miles (161.85 km) SSWPorterville Municipal AirportPorterville Army Airfield (PTV)Porterville, California, United StatesView Porterville Municipal AirportPorterville Army Airfield on a map Set PTV as destination Airport Get more information about Porterville Municipal AirportPorterville Army Airfield
12109.40 miles (176.07 km) NNEGabbs Airport (GAB)Gabbs, Nevada, United StatesView Gabbs Airport on a map Set GAB as destination Airport Get more information about Gabbs Airport
13111.13 miles (178.84 km) SWCorcoran Airport (CRO)Corcoran, California, United StatesView Corcoran Airport on a map Set CRO as destination Airport Get more information about Corcoran Airport
14113.46 miles (182.60 km) SWNaval Air Station Lemoore (NLC)Lemoore, California, United StatesView Naval Air Station Lemoore on a map Set NLC as destination Airport Get more information about Naval Air Station Lemoore
15118.29 miles (190.37 km) WMerced Regional Airport (MCE)Merced, California, United StatesView Merced Regional Airport on a map Set MCE as destination Airport Get more information about Merced Regional Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Eastern Sierra Regional AirportBishop Army Airfield:

List of Furthest Airports from Eastern Sierra Regional AirportBishop Army Airfield:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,267.15 miles (18,132.68 km) SSEPierrefonds Airport (ZSE)Saint-Pierre, RéunionView Pierrefonds Airport on a map Set ZSE as destination Airport Get more information about Pierrefonds Airport
211,242.31 miles (18,092.70 km) SSESir 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
311,240.31 miles (18,089.47 km) SSERoland 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
411,223.62 miles (18,062.62 km) SETôlanaro Airport (FTU)Tôlanaro, MadagascarView Tôlanaro Airport on a map Set FTU as destination Airport Get more information about Tôlanaro Airport
511,215.26 miles (18,049.16 km) SSir 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
611,111.02 miles (17,881.41 km) SEAmpanihy Airport (AMP)Ampanihy, MadagascarView Ampanihy Airport on a map Set AMP as destination Airport Get more information about Ampanihy Airport
711,065.78 miles (17,808.61 km) SEMananjary Airport (MNJ)Mananjary, MadagascarView Mananjary Airport on a map Set MNJ as destination Airport Get more information about Mananjary Airport
811,034.90 miles (17,758.91 km) SEFianarantsoa Airport (WFI)Fianarantsoa, MadagascarView Fianarantsoa Airport on a map Set WFI as destination Airport Get more information about Fianarantsoa Airport
910,924.61 miles (17,581.41 km) SEManja Airport (MJA)Manja, Menabe, MadagascarView Manja Airport on a map Set MJA as destination Airport Get more information about Manja Airport
1010,917.24 miles (17,569.55 km) SEAndavadoaka 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
1110,913.01 miles (17,562.75 km) SSEToamasino Airport (TMM)Toamasina, MadagascarView Toamasino Airport on a map Set TMM as destination Airport Get more information about Toamasino Airport
1210,903.25 miles (17,547.03 km) SEMorombe Airport (MXM)Morombe, MadagascarView Morombe Airport on a map Set MXM as destination Airport Get more information about Morombe Airport
1310,894.36 miles (17,532.74 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
1410,866.90 miles (17,488.54 km) SEMiandrivazo Airport (ZVA)Miandrivazo, MadagascarView Miandrivazo Airport on a map Set ZVA as destination Airport Get more information about Miandrivazo Airport
1510,861.92 miles (17,480.52 km) SSESainte 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