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CTA Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: CTA / LICC
Airport Names:
  1. Catania–Fontanarossa Airport
  2. Catania Vincenzo Bellini Airport
  3. Aeroporto di Catania-Fontanarossa
Location: Catania, Sicily, Italy
GPS Coordinates: 37°28'0"N by 15°3'50"E
Operator/Owner: SAC
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 39 feet (12 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Catania–Fontanarossa Airport (CTA):

  • After 20 years of unexpected growth and high passengers levels, in 1981 it was once again necessary to restructure the airport to cope with demand.
  • Catania–Fontanarossa Airport (CTA) currently has only 1 runway.
  • In addition to being known as "Catania–Fontanarossa Airport", other names for CTA include "Catania Vincenzo Bellini Airport" and "Aeroporto di Catania-Fontanarossa".
  • The closest airport to Catania–Fontanarossa Airport (CTA) is Naval Air Station Sigonella (NSY), which is located only 9 miles (14 kilometers) WSW of CTA.
  • The airport is conveniently located close to the A19 motorway, which links Catania with Palermo and central Sicily, while the European route E45 runs to Syracuse in the south.
  • The furthest airport from Catania–Fontanarossa Airport (CTA) is Chatham Islands (CHT), which is located 11,692 miles (18,816 kilometers) away in Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New Zealand.
  • Catania–Fontanarossa Airport also named as Vincenzo Bellini Airport, is an international airport located 2.3 NM southwest of Catania, the second largest city on the Italian island of Sicily.
  • Because of Catania–Fontanarossa Airport's relatively low elevation of 39 feet, planes can take off or land at Catania–Fontanarossa 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.
  • Catania–Fontanarossa Airport handled 6,400,127 passengers last year.

Map of Nearest Airports from Catania–Fontanarossa Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Catania–Fontanarossa Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
18.98 miles (14.45 km) WSWNaval Air Station Sigonella (NSY)Catania, ItalyView Naval Air Station Sigonella on a map View satellite image of Naval Air Station Sigonella Set NSY as destination Airport Get more information about Naval Air Station Sigonella
241.34 miles (66.53 km) SWComiso Airport (CIY)Comiso, ItalyView Comiso Airport on a map View satellite image of Comiso Airport Set CIY as destination Airport Get more information about Comiso Airport
352.79 miles (84.95 km) NEReggio di Calabria Airport (REG)Reggio Calabria, ItalyView Reggio di Calabria Airport on a map View satellite image of Reggio di Calabria Airport Set REG as destination Airport Get more information about Reggio di Calabria Airport
4108.69 miles (174.92 km) SSWXewkija / Gozo Heliport (GZM)Xewkija, Gozo, MaltaView Xewkija / Gozo Heliport on a map View satellite image of Xewkija / Gozo Heliport Set GZM as destination Airport Get more information about Xewkija / Gozo Heliport
5115.83 miles (186.42 km) SSWMalta International Airport (MLA)Luqa, MaltaView Malta International Airport on a map View satellite image of Malta International Airport Set MLA as destination Airport Get more information about Malta International Airport
6118.05 miles (189.98 km) WNWFalcone–Borsellino Airport (PMO)Punta Raisi (near Palermo), ItalyView Falcone–Borsellino Airport on a map View satellite image of Falcone–Borsellino Airport Set PMO as destination Airport Get more information about Falcone–Borsellino Airport
7118.21 miles (190.25 km) NNELamezia Terme International Airport (SUF)Lamezia Terme, ItalyView Lamezia Terme International Airport on a map View satellite image of Lamezia Terme International Airport Set SUF as destination Airport Get more information about Lamezia Terme International Airport
8143.87 miles (231.54 km) WNWVincenzo Florio Airport Trapani-Birgi (TPS)Trapani, ItalyView Vincenzo Florio Airport Trapani-Birgi on a map View satellite image of Vincenzo Florio Airport Trapani-Birgi Set TPS as destination Airport Get more information about Vincenzo Florio Airport Trapani-Birgi
9152.17 miles (244.90 km) NECrotone Airport (CRV)Crotone, ItalyView Crotone Airport on a map View satellite image of Crotone Airport Set CRV as destination Airport Get more information about Crotone Airport
10192.26 miles (309.41 km) SWLampedusa Airport (LMP)Lampedusa, ItalyView Lampedusa Airport on a map View satellite image of Lampedusa Airport Set LMP as destination Airport Get more information about Lampedusa Airport
11218.03 miles (350.88 km) NSalerno Costa d'Amalfi Airport (QSR)Salerno, ItalyView Salerno Costa d'Amalfi Airport on a map View satellite image of Salerno Costa d'Amalfi Airport Set QSR as destination Airport Get more information about Salerno Costa d'Amalfi Airport
12239.74 miles (385.83 km) NNaples International Airport (NAP)Naples, ItalyView Naples International Airport on a map View satellite image of Naples International Airport Set NAP as destination Airport Get more information about Naples International Airport
13245.36 miles (394.87 km) NNETaranto-Grottaglie Airport (TAR)Grottaglie, Puglia, ItalyView Taranto-Grottaglie Airport on a map View satellite image of Taranto-Grottaglie Airport Set TAR as destination Airport Get more information about Taranto-Grottaglie Airport
14252.88 miles (406.97 km) NELecce Galatina Airport (LCC)Lecce, ItalyView Lecce Galatina Airport on a map View satellite image of Lecce Galatina Airport Set LCC as destination Airport Get more information about Lecce Galatina Airport
15266.52 miles (428.92 km) WSWMonastir Habib Bourguiba International Airport (MIR)Monastir, TunisiaView Monastir Habib Bourguiba International Airport on a map View satellite image of Monastir Habib Bourguiba International Airport Set MIR as destination Airport Get more information about Monastir Habib Bourguiba International Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Catania–Fontanarossa Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Catania–Fontanarossa Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,691.64 miles (18,815.83 km) SEChatham Islands (CHT)Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New ZealandView Chatham Islands on a map View satellite image of Chatham Islands Set CHT as destination Airport Get more information about Chatham Islands
211,505.07 miles (18,515.56 km) EGisborne Airport (GIS)Gisborne, New ZealandView Gisborne Airport on a map View satellite image of Gisborne Airport Set GIS as destination Airport Get more information about Gisborne Airport
311,445.57 miles (18,419.81 km) EWhakatane Airport (WHK)Whakatane, New ZealandView Whakatane Airport on a map View satellite image of Whakatane Airport Set WHK as destination Airport Get more information about Whakatane Airport
411,444.71 miles (18,418.44 km) ESEHawke's Bay Airport (NPE)Napier, New ZealandView Hawke's Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Hawke's Bay Airport Set NPE as destination Airport Get more information about Hawke's Bay Airport
511,413.94 miles (18,368.92 km) ERotorua International Airport (ROT)Rotorua, New ZealandView Rotorua International Airport on a map View satellite image of Rotorua International Airport Set ROT as destination Airport Get more information about Rotorua International Airport
611,405.23 miles (18,354.90 km) ETauranga Airport (TRG)Tauranga, New ZealandView Tauranga Airport on a map View satellite image of Tauranga Airport Set TRG as destination Airport Get more information about Tauranga Airport
711,403.01 miles (18,351.33 km) ETaupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō (TUO)Taupo, New ZealandView Taupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō on a map View satellite image of Taupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō Set TUO as destination Airport Get more information about Taupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō
811,380.70 miles (18,315.42 km) EMatamata Airport (MTA)Matamata, New ZealandView Matamata Airport on a map View satellite image of Matamata Airport Set MTA as destination Airport Get more information about Matamata Airport
911,374.86 miles (18,306.01 km) ESEPalmerston North Airport (PMR)Palmerston North, New ZealandView Palmerston North Airport on a map View satellite image of Palmerston North Airport Set PMR as destination Airport Get more information about Palmerston North Airport
1011,371.28 miles (18,300.26 km) ESEHood Aerodrome (MRO)Masterton, New ZealandView Hood Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Hood Aerodrome Set MRO as destination Airport Get more information about Hood Aerodrome
1111,366.15 miles (18,292.00 km) EThames Aerodrome (TMZ)Thames, New ZealandView Thames Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Thames Aerodrome Set TMZ as destination Airport Get more information about Thames Aerodrome
1211,360.49 miles (18,282.89 km) ECoromandel Aerodrome (CMV)Coromandel, New ZealandView Coromandel Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Coromandel Aerodrome Set CMV as destination Airport Get more information about Coromandel Aerodrome
1311,359.26 miles (18,280.91 km) EHamilton International Airport (HLZ)Hamilton, New ZealandView Hamilton International Airport on a map View satellite image of Hamilton International Airport Set HLZ as destination Airport Get more information about Hamilton International Airport
1411,352.29 miles (18,269.70 km) EGreat Barrier Aerodrome (GBZ)Great Barrier Island, New ZealandView Great Barrier Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Great Barrier Aerodrome Set GBZ as destination Airport Get more information about Great Barrier Aerodrome
1511,345.20 miles (18,258.28 km) ESEWanganui Airport (WAG)Wanganui, New ZealandView Wanganui Airport on a map View satellite image of Wanganui Airport Set WAG as destination Airport Get more information about Wanganui Airport