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COS Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: COS / KCOS
Airport Name: City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport
Location: Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States
GPS Coordinates: 38°48'20"N by 104°42'2"W
Area Served: Colorado Springs, Colorado
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 6,187 feet (1,886 meters)
# of Runways: 3
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Facts about City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (COS):

  • The closest airport to City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (COS) is United States Air Force Academy (AFF), which is located only 15 miles (25 kilometers) NNW of COS.
  • Because of City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport's high elevation of 6,187 feet, planes must typically fly at a faster airspeed in order to takeoff or land at COS. Combined with a high temperature, this could make COS a "Hot & High" airport, where the air density is lower than it would otherwise be at sea level.
  • In 1927 the airport opened on 640 acres seven miles east of the city, with two gravel runways.
  • Repairs to runway 17L/35R, first scheduled for 2011 but delayed by the FAA shutdown, will begin in spring 2012.
  • In 1966 a new terminal was built on the west side of the runways, just east of Powers Boulevard.
  • Since September 2011 the airport terminal has been under renovation, that includes reconstruction of the TSA checkpoint to support full body scanners, expansion of office space behind the ticket counters, and new facilities for automated baggage screening.
  • City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (COS) has 3 runways.
  • The furthest airport from City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (COS) is Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport (RRG), which is located 10,940 miles (17,606 kilometers) away in Rodrigues Island, Mauritius.
  • Colorado Springs now has non-stop flights to 11 U.S.

Map of Nearest Airports from City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
115.30 miles (24.63 km) NNWUnited States Air Force Academy (AFF)Colorado Springs, Colorado, United StatesView United States Air Force Academy on a map Set AFF as destination Airport Get more information about United States Air Force Academy
237.37 miles (60.14 km) SSEPueblo Memorial Airport (PUB)Pueblo, Colorado, United StatesView Pueblo Memorial Airport on a map Set PUB as destination Airport Get more information about Pueblo Memorial Airport
353.40 miles (85.93 km) NCentennial Airport (APA)Arapahoe County, Colorado, United StatesView Centennial Airport on a map Set APA as destination Airport Get more information about Centennial Airport
472.97 miles (117.43 km) NDenver International Airport (DEN)Denver, Colorado, United StatesView Denver International Airport on a map Set DEN as destination Airport Get more information about Denver International Airport
575.02 miles (120.73 km) WSWHarriet Alexander Field (SLT)Salida, Colorado, United StatesView Harriet Alexander Field on a map Set SLT as destination Airport Get more information about Harriet Alexander Field
679.39 miles (127.77 km) NNWRocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport (BJC)Denver, Colorado, United StatesView Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport on a map Set BJC as destination Airport Get more information about Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport
789.72 miles (144.39 km) NNWBoulder Municipal Airport (WBU)Boulder, Colorado, United StatesView Boulder Municipal Airport on a map Set WBU as destination Airport Get more information about Boulder Municipal Airport
891.35 miles (147.01 km) WNWLake County Airport (LXV)Leadville, Colorado, United StatesView Lake County Airport on a map Set LXV as destination Airport Get more information about Lake County Airport
9108.63 miles (174.83 km) SPerry Stokes Airport (TAD)Trinidad, Colorado, United StatesView Perry Stokes Airport on a map Set TAD as destination Airport Get more information about Perry Stokes Airport
10112.80 miles (181.53 km) NGreeley-Weld County Airport (GXY)Greeley, Colorado, United StatesView Greeley-Weld County Airport on a map Set GXY as destination Airport Get more information about Greeley-Weld County Airport
11113.95 miles (183.38 km) SWSan Luis Valley Regional Airport (ALS)Alamosa, Colorado, United StatesView San Luis Valley Regional Airport on a map Set ALS as destination Airport Get more information about San Luis Valley Regional Airport
12114.93 miles (184.96 km) NFort Collins-Loveland Municipal Airport (FNL)Fort Collins/Loveland, Colorado, United StatesView Fort Collins-Loveland Municipal Airport on a map Set FNL as destination Airport Get more information about Fort Collins-Loveland Municipal Airport
13119.90 miles (192.97 km) WNWAspen–Pitkin County Airport (ASE)Aspen, Colorado, United StatesView Aspen–Pitkin County Airport on a map Set ASE as destination Airport Get more information about Aspen–Pitkin County Airport
14120.19 miles (193.42 km) ESELamar Municipal Airport (LAA)Lamar, Colorado, United StatesView Lamar Municipal Airport on a map Set LAA as destination Airport Get more information about Lamar Municipal Airport
15121.87 miles (196.13 km) WGunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport (GUC)Gunnison, Colorado, United StatesView Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport on a map Set GUC as destination Airport Get more information about Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
110,940.13 miles (17,606.39 km) SSESir 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
210,790.46 miles (17,365.52 km) SESir 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
310,749.80 miles (17,300.09 km) SEPierrefonds Airport (ZSE)Saint-Pierre, RéunionView Pierrefonds Airport on a map Set ZSE as destination Airport Get more information about Pierrefonds Airport
410,730.51 miles (17,269.04 km) SERoland 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
510,533.44 miles (16,951.89 km) ESETôlanaro Airport (FTU)Tôlanaro, MadagascarView Tôlanaro Airport on a map Set FTU as destination Airport Get more information about Tôlanaro Airport
610,430.67 miles (16,786.49 km) ESEMananjary Airport (MNJ)Mananjary, MadagascarView Mananjary Airport on a map Set MNJ as destination Airport Get more information about Mananjary Airport
710,407.50 miles (16,749.21 km) ESEAmpanihy Airport (AMP)Ampanihy, MadagascarView Ampanihy Airport on a map Set AMP as destination Airport Get more information about Ampanihy Airport
810,382.93 miles (16,709.66 km) ESEFianarantsoa Airport (WFI)Fianarantsoa, MadagascarView Fianarantsoa Airport on a map Set WFI as destination Airport Get more information about Fianarantsoa Airport
910,324.82 miles (16,616.14 km) SEToamasino Airport (TMM)Toamasina, MadagascarView Toamasino Airport on a map Set TMM as destination Airport Get more information about Toamasino Airport
1010,290.47 miles (16,560.86 km) SESainte 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
1110,273.51 miles (16,533.58 km) ESEIvato International Airport (TNR)Antananarivo, MadagascarView Ivato International Airport on a map Set TNR as destination Airport Get more information about Ivato International Airport
1210,246.39 miles (16,489.92 km) ESEManja Airport (MJA)Manja, Menabe, MadagascarView Manja Airport on a map Set MJA as destination Airport Get more information about Manja Airport
1310,225.11 miles (16,455.68 km) ESEAndavadoaka 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
1410,215.93 miles (16,440.90 km) ESEMiandrivazo Airport (ZVA)Miandrivazo, MadagascarView Miandrivazo Airport on a map Set ZVA as destination Airport Get more information about Miandrivazo Airport
1510,214.80 miles (16,439.08 km) ESEMorombe Airport (MXM)Morombe, MadagascarView Morombe Airport on a map Set MXM as destination Airport Get more information about Morombe Airport