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BTU Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: BTU / WBGB
Airport Names:
  1. Bintulu Airport
  2. Lapangan Terbang Bintulu
  3. 民都鲁机场
Location: Bintulu, Malaysia
GPS Coordinates: 3°7'27"N by 113°1'10"E
Area Served: Bintulu Division, Sarawak, East Malaysia
Operator/Owner: Government of Malaysia
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 74 feet (23 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Bintulu Airport (BTU):

  • The closest airport to Bintulu Airport (BTU) is Belaga Airport (BLG), which is located 61 miles (99 kilometers) ESE of BTU.
  • In 1963, bigger types of aircraft such as DC-3 services were introduced.
  • Bintulu Airport (BTU) currently has only 1 runway.
  • The furthest airport from Bintulu Airport (BTU) is Carauari Airport (CAF), which is nearly antipodal to Bintulu Airport (meaning Bintulu Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Carauari Airport), and is located 12,315 miles (19,820 kilometers) away in Carauari, Amazonas, Brazil.
  • Bintulu old airport was open for operation on 1 September 1955, with a grass-surface runway catering for de Havilland DH.89 Dragon Rapide and Scottish Aviation Twin Pioneer aircraft operated by Borneo Airways.
  • Because of Bintulu Airport's relatively low elevation of 74 feet, planes can take off or land at Bintulu 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.
  • In addition to being known as "Bintulu Airport", other names for BTU include "Lapangan Terbang Bintulu" and "民都鲁机场".
  • Bintulu Airport handled 779,774 passengers last year.

Map of Nearest Airports from Bintulu Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Bintulu Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
161.24 miles (98.56 km) ESEBelaga Airport (BLG)Belaga, Sarawak, MalaysiaView Belaga Airport on a map View satellite image of Belaga Airport Set BLG as destination Airport Get more information about Belaga Airport
266.89 miles (107.65 km) WSWMukah Airport (MKM)Mukah, Sarawak, MalaysiaView Mukah Airport on a map View satellite image of Mukah Airport Set MKM as destination Airport Get more information about Mukah Airport
377.24 miles (124.30 km) SKapit Airport (KPI)Kapit, Sarawak, MalaysiaView Kapit Airport on a map View satellite image of Kapit Airport Set KPI as destination Airport Get more information about Kapit Airport
493.03 miles (149.72 km) SWSibu Airport (SBW)Sibu, MalaysiaView Sibu Airport on a map View satellite image of Sibu Airport Set SBW as destination Airport Get more information about Sibu Airport
5106.52 miles (171.43 km) NEMiri Airport (MYY)Miri, Sarawak, MalaysiaView Miri Airport on a map View satellite image of Miri Airport Set MYY as destination Airport Get more information about Miri Airport
6115.58 miles (186.01 km) NEMarudi Airport (MUR)Marudi, Sarawak, MalaysiaView Marudi Airport on a map View satellite image of Marudi Airport Set MUR as destination Airport Get more information about Marudi Airport
7139.01 miles (223.71 km) ENEMulu Airport (MZV)Mulu, Sarawak, MalaysiaView Mulu Airport on a map View satellite image of Mulu Airport Set MZV as destination Airport Get more information about Mulu Airport
8150.71 miles (242.54 km) ELong Lellang Airport (LGL)Long Lellang, Sarawak, MalaysiaView Long Lellang Airport on a map View satellite image of Long Lellang Airport Set LGL as destination Airport Get more information about Long Lellang Airport
9166.62 miles (268.16 km) SELong Apung Airport (LPU)Long Apung, IndonesiaView Long Apung Airport on a map View satellite image of Long Apung Airport Set LPU as destination Airport Get more information about Long Apung Airport
10167.71 miles (269.90 km) ELong Banga Airport (LBP)Long Banga, Sarawak, MalaysiaView Long Banga Airport on a map View satellite image of Long Banga Airport Set LBP as destination Airport Get more information about Long Banga Airport
11174.18 miles (280.31 km) ENEBario Kelabit Airport (BBN)Bario, Sarawak, MalaysiaView Bario Kelabit Airport on a map View satellite image of Bario Kelabit Airport Set BBN as destination Airport Get more information about Bario Kelabit Airport
12179.89 miles (289.50 km) NELimbang Airport (LMN)Limbang, Sarawak, MalaysiaView Limbang Airport on a map View satellite image of Limbang Airport Set LMN as destination Airport Get more information about Limbang Airport
13181.98 miles (292.86 km) NEBrunei International Airport (BWN)Bandar Seri Begawan, BruneiView Brunei International Airport on a map View satellite image of Brunei International Airport Set BWN as destination Airport Get more information about Brunei International Airport
14188.93 miles (304.05 km) ENEBa'kelalan Airport (BKM)Bakalalan, Sarawak, MalaysiaView Ba'kelalan Airport on a map View satellite image of Ba'kelalan Airport Set BKM as destination Airport Get more information about Ba'kelalan Airport
15190.28 miles (306.23 km) WSWKuching International Airport (KCH)Kuching, Sarawak, MalaysiaView Kuching International Airport on a map View satellite image of Kuching International Airport Set KCH as destination Airport Get more information about Kuching International Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Bintulu Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Bintulu Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,315.44 miles (19,819.73 km) SCarauari Airport (CAF)Carauari, Amazonas, BrazilView Carauari Airport on a map View satellite image of Carauari Airport Set CAF as destination Airport Get more information about Carauari Airport
212,280.24 miles (19,763.08 km) WTefé Airport (TFF)Tefé, Amazonas, BrazilView Tefé Airport on a map View satellite image of Tefé Airport Set TFF as destination Airport Get more information about Tefé Airport
312,249.05 miles (19,712.88 km) EIpiranga Airport (IPG)Santo Antônio do Içá, Amazonas, BrazilView Ipiranga Airport on a map View satellite image of Ipiranga Airport Set IPG as destination Airport Get more information about Ipiranga Airport
412,219.56 miles (19,665.43 km) ESEAlfredo Vásquez Cobo International Airport (LET)Leticia, ColombiaView Alfredo Vásquez Cobo International Airport on a map View satellite image of Alfredo Vásquez Cobo International Airport Set LET as destination Airport Get more information about Alfredo Vásquez Cobo International Airport
512,218.65 miles (19,663.96 km) SELa Pedrera Airport (LPD)La Pedrera, ColombiaView La Pedrera Airport on a map View satellite image of La Pedrera Airport Set LPD as destination Airport Get more information about La Pedrera Airport
612,218.38 miles (19,663.52 km) ESETabatinga International Airport (TBT)Tabatinga, Amazonas, BrazilView Tabatinga International Airport on a map View satellite image of Tabatinga International Airport Set TBT as destination Airport Get more information about Tabatinga International Airport
712,162.37 miles (19,573.38 km) WSWCoari Airport (CIZ)Coari, Amazonas, BrazilView Coari Airport on a map View satellite image of Coari Airport Set CIZ as destination Airport Get more information about Coari Airport
812,122.40 miles (19,509.06 km) SEAmaury Feitosa Tomaz Airport (ERN)Eirunepe, Amazonas, BrazilView Amaury Feitosa Tomaz Airport on a map View satellite image of Amaury Feitosa Tomaz Airport Set ERN as destination Airport Get more information about Amaury Feitosa Tomaz Airport
912,119.68 miles (19,504.68 km) WSWBarcelos Airport (BAZ)Barcelos, Amazonas, BrazilView Barcelos Airport on a map View satellite image of Barcelos Airport Set BAZ as destination Airport Get more information about Barcelos Airport
1012,114.14 miles (19,495.78 km) SSWLábrea Airport (LBR)Lábrea, Amazonas, BrazilView Lábrea Airport on a map View satellite image of Lábrea Airport Set LBR as destination Airport Get more information about Lábrea Airport
1112,059.98 miles (19,408.61 km) SEFabio Alberto León Bentley Airport (MVP)Mitú, ColombiaView Fabio Alberto León Bentley Airport on a map View satellite image of Fabio Alberto León Bentley Airport Set MVP as destination Airport Get more information about Fabio Alberto León Bentley Airport
1212,024.09 miles (19,350.85 km) ESEAraracuara Airport (ACR)Araracuara, ColombiaView Araracuara Airport on a map View satellite image of Araracuara Airport Set ACR as destination Airport Get more information about Araracuara Airport
1312,018.71 miles (19,342.19 km) ESELa Chorrera Airport (LCR)La Chorrera, ColombiaView La Chorrera Airport on a map View satellite image of La Chorrera Airport Set LCR as destination Airport Get more information about La Chorrera Airport
1411,997.97 miles (19,308.81 km) ECrnl. FAP Francisco Secada Vignetta International Airport (IQT)Iquitos, Loreto, PeruView Crnl. FAP Francisco Secada Vignetta International Airport on a map View satellite image of Crnl. FAP Francisco Secada Vignetta International Airport Set IQT as destination Airport Get more information about Crnl. FAP Francisco Secada Vignetta International Airport
1511,996.52 miles (19,306.49 km) SSWPorto Velho-Governador Jorge Teixeira de Oliveira International Airport (Belmonte) (PVH)Porto Velho, BrazilView Porto Velho-Governador Jorge Teixeira de Oliveira International Airport (Belmonte) on a map View satellite image of Porto Velho-Governador Jorge Teixeira de Oliveira International Airport (Belmonte) Set PVH as destination Airport Get more information about Porto Velho-Governador Jorge Teixeira de Oliveira International Airport (Belmonte)