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BON Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: BON / TNCB
Airport Names:
  1. Flamingo International Airport
  2. Bonaire International Airport
Location: near Kralendijk, Bonaire, Caribbean Netherlands
GPS Coordinates: 12°7'51"N by 68°16'6"W
Area Served: Bonaire
Operator/Owner: Government
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 20 feet (6 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Flamingo International Airport (BON):

  • Bonaire's first airport was located near Tra'i Montaña Subi Blanku and walked across the current path of Kralendijk to Rincon.
  • Flamingo International Airport handled 462,897 passengers last year.
  • American soldiers arrived on Bonaire in the second half of 1943 and their commander stated that a new airport had to be built.
  • The closest airport to Flamingo International Airport (BON) is Hato International Airport Curaçao International Airport (CUR), which is located 47 miles (75 kilometers) W of BON.
  • The furthest airport from Flamingo International Airport (BON) is Abdul Rachman Saleh Airport (MLG), which is nearly antipodal to Flamingo International Airport (meaning Flamingo International Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Abdul Rachman Saleh Airport), and is located 12,139 miles (19,535 kilometers) away in Malang, East Java, Indonesia.
  • In addition to being known as "Flamingo International Airport", another name for BON is "Bonaire International Airport".
  • Because of Flamingo International Airport's relatively low elevation of 20 feet, planes can take off or land at Flamingo 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.
  • Flamingo International Airport (BON) currently has only 1 runway.
  • Since May 2008, Bonaire International Airport has started with the renovation of the parking places at Flamingo Airport.
  • The first Bonaire-Miami flight took place on April 19, 1980, possible since the runway extension of that year.

Map of Nearest Airports from Flamingo International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Flamingo International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
146.85 miles (75.40 km) WHato International Airport Curaçao International Airport (CUR)Willemstad, Curaçao, Kingdom of the NetherlandsView Hato International Airport Curaçao International Airport on a map View satellite image of Hato International Airport Curaçao International Airport Set CUR as destination Airport Get more information about Hato International Airport Curaçao International Airport
2107.63 miles (173.21 km) WSWJosé Leonardo Chirino International Airport (CZE)Santa Ana de Coro, VenezuelaView José Leonardo Chirino International Airport on a map View satellite image of José Leonardo Chirino International Airport Set CZE as destination Airport Get more information about José Leonardo Chirino International Airport
3108.67 miles (174.88 km) ELos Roques Airport (LRV)Los Roques, VenezuelaView Los Roques Airport on a map View satellite image of Los Roques Airport Set LRV as destination Airport Get more information about Los Roques Airport
4120.65 miles (194.17 km) WNWQueen Beatrix International Airport (AUA)Oranjestad, ArubaView Queen Beatrix International Airport on a map View satellite image of Queen Beatrix International Airport Set AUA as destination Airport Get more information about Queen Beatrix International Airport
5129.55 miles (208.48 km) WJosefa Camejo International Airport (LSP)Las Piedras, VenezuelaView Josefa Camejo International Airport on a map View satellite image of Josefa Camejo International Airport Set LSP as destination Airport Get more information about Josefa Camejo International Airport
6136.53 miles (219.73 km) SEMaiquetía Simón Bolívar International Airport (CCS)Maiquetía (near Caracas), VenezuelaView Maiquetía Simón Bolívar International Airport on a map View satellite image of Maiquetía Simón Bolívar International Airport Set CCS as destination Airport Get more information about Maiquetía Simón Bolívar International Airport
7138.83 miles (223.43 km) SArturo Michelena International Airport (VLN)Valencia, Carabobo, VenezuelaView Arturo Michelena International Airport on a map View satellite image of Arturo Michelena International Airport Set VLN as destination Airport Get more information about Arturo Michelena International Airport
8143.05 miles (230.21 km) SSEEl Libertador (MYC)Maracay, VenezuelaView El Libertador on a map View satellite image of El Libertador Set MYC as destination Airport Get more information about El Libertador
9162.11 miles (260.90 km) SSWJacinto Lara International Airport (BRM)Barquisimeto, VenezuelaView Jacinto Lara International Airport on a map View satellite image of Jacinto Lara International Airport Set BRM as destination Airport Get more information about Jacinto Lara International Airport
10189.85 miles (305.54 km) SSWOswaldo Guevara Mujica Airport (AGV)Acarigua, VenezuelaView Oswaldo Guevara Mujica Airport on a map View satellite image of Oswaldo Guevara Mujica Airport Set AGV as destination Airport Get more information about Oswaldo Guevara Mujica Airport
11228.99 miles (368.52 km) SSECalabozo Airport (CLZ)Calabozo, VenezuelaView Calabozo Airport on a map View satellite image of Calabozo Airport Set CLZ as destination Airport Get more information about Calabozo Airport
12236.97 miles (381.37 km) SSWGuanare Airport (GUQ)Guanare, VenezuelaView Guanare Airport on a map View satellite image of Guanare Airport Set GUQ as destination Airport Get more information about Guanare Airport
13241.49 miles (388.63 km) WSWOro Negro Airport (CBS)Cabimas, VenezuelaView Oro Negro Airport on a map View satellite image of Oro Negro Airport Set CBS as destination Airport Get more information about Oro Negro Airport
14248.74 miles (400.30 km) SWDr. Antonio Nicolás Briceño Airport (VLV)Valera, VenezuelaView Dr. Antonio Nicolás Briceño Airport on a map View satellite image of Dr. Antonio Nicolás Briceño Airport Set VLV as destination Airport Get more information about Dr. Antonio Nicolás Briceño Airport
15253.50 miles (407.97 km) SEValle de la Pascua Airport (VDP)Valle de la Pascua, Guárico, VenezuelaView Valle de la Pascua Airport on a map View satellite image of Valle de la Pascua Airport Set VDP as destination Airport Get more information about Valle de la Pascua Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Flamingo International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Flamingo International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,138.68 miles (19,535.27 km) SSWAbdul Rachman Saleh Airport (MLG)Malang, East Java, IndonesiaView Abdul Rachman Saleh Airport on a map View satellite image of Abdul Rachman Saleh Airport Set MLG as destination Airport Get more information about Abdul Rachman Saleh Airport
212,123.97 miles (19,511.58 km) SSEAdisucipto International Airport (JOG)Yogyakarta, IndonesiaView Adisucipto International Airport on a map View satellite image of Adisucipto International Airport Set JOG as destination Airport Get more information about Adisucipto International Airport
312,118.74 miles (19,503.18 km) SWBlimbingsari Airport (BWX)Banyuwangi Regency, East Java, Java Island, IndonesiaView Blimbingsari Airport on a map View satellite image of Blimbingsari Airport Set BWX as destination Airport Get more information about Blimbingsari Airport
412,106.45 miles (19,483.39 km) SWNgurah Rai International Airport (NRIA) (DPS)Denpasar, Bali, IndonesiaView Ngurah Rai International Airport (NRIA) on a map View satellite image of Ngurah Rai International Airport (NRIA) Set DPS as destination Airport Get more information about Ngurah Rai International Airport (NRIA)
512,100.74 miles (19,474.20 km) SSWJuanda International Airport (SUB)Surabaya, IndonesiaView Juanda International Airport on a map View satellite image of Juanda International Airport Set SUB as destination Airport Get more information about Juanda International Airport
612,095.50 miles (19,465.77 km) SNgloram Airport (CPF)Cepu, IndonesiaView Ngloram Airport on a map View satellite image of Ngloram Airport Set CPF as destination Airport Get more information about Ngloram Airport
712,077.76 miles (19,437.22 km) SSEPurwokerto / Wirasaba Airport (PWL)Wirasaba, Central Java, IndonesiaView Purwokerto / Wirasaba Airport on a map View satellite image of Purwokerto / Wirasaba Airport Set PWL as destination Airport Get more information about Purwokerto / Wirasaba Airport
812,076.42 miles (19,435.07 km) SSETunggul Wulung Airport (CXP)Cilacap, Java Island, IndonesiaView Tunggul Wulung Airport on a map View satellite image of Tunggul Wulung Airport Set CXP as destination Airport Get more information about Tunggul Wulung Airport
912,068.51 miles (19,422.33 km) SSEAchmad Yani International Airport (AYIA) (SRG)Semarang, IndonesiaView Achmad Yani International Airport (AYIA) on a map View satellite image of Achmad Yani International Airport (AYIA) Set SRG as destination Airport Get more information about Achmad Yani International Airport (AYIA)
1012,051.10 miles (19,394.32 km) SWSelaparang Airport (AMI)Mataram, IndonesiaView Selaparang Airport on a map View satellite image of Selaparang Airport Set AMI as destination Airport Get more information about Selaparang Airport
1112,049.94 miles (19,392.46 km) SWLombok International Airport (LOP)Mataram (near Praya), Lombok, IndonesiaView Lombok International Airport on a map View satellite image of Lombok International Airport Set LOP as destination Airport Get more information about Lombok International Airport
1212,029.89 miles (19,360.18 km) SECibeureum Airfield (TSY)Tasikmalaya, West Java, IndonesiaView Cibeureum Airfield on a map View satellite image of Cibeureum Airfield Set TSY as destination Airport Get more information about Cibeureum Airfield
1312,011.35 miles (19,330.34 km) ESEChristmas Island Airport (XCH)Christmas Island, AustraliaView Christmas Island Airport on a map View satellite image of Christmas Island Airport Set XCH as destination Airport Get more information about Christmas Island Airport
1412,006.45 miles (19,322.45 km) SSEPenggung Airport/Chakrabhuwana Airport (CBN)Cirebon, Java, IndonesiaView Penggung Airport/Chakrabhuwana Airport on a map View satellite image of Penggung Airport/Chakrabhuwana Airport Set CBN as destination Airport Get more information about Penggung Airport/Chakrabhuwana Airport
1511,977.77 miles (19,276.30 km) SEHusein Sastranegara International Airport (HSA) (BDO)Bandung, IndonesiaView Husein Sastranegara International Airport (HSA) on a map View satellite image of Husein Sastranegara International Airport (HSA) Set BDO as destination Airport Get more information about Husein Sastranegara International Airport (HSA)