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CUD Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: CUD / YCDR
Airport Name: Caloundra Airport
Location: Caloundra, Queensland, Australia
GPS Coordinates: 26°48'6"S by 153°6'17"E
Area Served: Caloundra, Sunshine Coast
Operator/Owner: Sunshine Coast Regional Council
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 125 feet (38 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Caloundra Airport (CUD):

  • The Queensland Institute for Aviation Engineering's main campus has been located at the airport since 2000.
  • Because of Caloundra Airport's relatively low elevation of 125 feet, planes can take off or land at Caloundra 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.
  • The closest airport to Caloundra Airport (CUD) is Sunshine-Coast-Airport (MCY), which is located only 14 miles (22 kilometers) N of CUD.
  • Caloundra Airport (CUD) has 2 runways.
  • Early aircraft operations in the Caloundra area used the sandy beaches for takeoffs and landings, however as early as 1927, community groups were calling for the construction of an airport.
  • The furthest airport from Caloundra Airport (CUD) is La Palma Airport (SPC), which is located 11,864 miles (19,093 kilometers) away in La Palma, Canary Islands, Spain.

Map of Nearest Airports from Caloundra Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Caloundra Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
113.73 miles (22.09 km) NSunshine-Coast-Airport (MCY)Marcoola, Queensland, AustraliaView Sunshine-Coast-Airport on a map View satellite image of Sunshine-Coast-Airport Set MCY as destination Airport Get more information about Sunshine-Coast-Airport
240.20 miles (64.69 km) SBrisbane Airport (BNE)Brisbane, Queensland, AustraliaView Brisbane Airport on a map View satellite image of Brisbane Airport Set BNE as destination Airport Get more information about Brisbane Airport
343.64 miles (70.23 km) NWGympie Airport (GYP)Gympie, Queensland, AustraliaView Gympie Airport on a map View satellite image of Gympie Airport Set GYP as destination Airport Get more information about Gympie Airport
479.48 miles (127.90 km) WKingaroy Airport (KGY)Kingaroy, Queensland, AustraliaView Kingaroy Airport on a map View satellite image of Kingaroy Airport Set KGY as destination Airport Get more information about Kingaroy Airport
592.24 miles (148.45 km) NNWMaryborough Airport (MBH)Maryborough, Queensland, AustraliaView Maryborough Airport on a map View satellite image of Maryborough Airport Set MBH as destination Airport Get more information about Maryborough Airport
697.34 miles (156.65 km) SSEGold Coast Airport (OOL)Coolangatta, Queensland, AustraliaView Gold Coast Airport on a map View satellite image of Gold Coast Airport Set OOL as destination Airport Get more information about Gold Coast Airport
7103.40 miles (166.40 km) NHervey Bay Airport (HVB)Hervey Bay, Queensland, AustraliaView Hervey Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Hervey Bay Airport Set HVB as destination Airport Get more information about Hervey Bay Airport
8123.22 miles (198.30 km) NWGayndah Airport (GAH)Gayndah, Queensland, AustraliaView Gayndah Airport on a map View satellite image of Gayndah Airport Set GAH as destination Airport Get more information about Gayndah Airport
9139.94 miles (225.22 km) NNWBundaberg Airport (BDB)Bundaberg, Queensland, AustraliaView Bundaberg Airport on a map View satellite image of Bundaberg Airport Set BDB as destination Airport Get more information about Bundaberg Airport
10140.33 miles (225.84 km) SLismore Airport (LSY)Lismore, New South Wales, AustraliaView Lismore Airport on a map View satellite image of Lismore Airport Set LSY as destination Airport Get more information about Lismore Airport
11143.12 miles (230.33 km) SBallina Byron Gateway Airport (BNK)Ballina, New South Wales, AustraliaView Ballina Byron Gateway Airport on a map View satellite image of Ballina Byron Gateway Airport Set BNK as destination Airport Get more information about Ballina Byron Gateway Airport
12153.49 miles (247.02 km) WChincilla Airport (CCL)Chinchilla, Queensland, AustraliaView Chincilla Airport on a map View satellite image of Chincilla Airport Set CCL as destination Airport Get more information about Chincilla Airport
13159.50 miles (256.69 km) SEvans Head Memorial Aerodrome (EVH)Evans Head, New South Wales, AustraliaView Evans Head Memorial Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Evans Head Memorial Aerodrome Set EVH as destination Airport Get more information about Evans Head Memorial Aerodrome
14159.81 miles (257.19 km) SWStanthorpe Airport (SNH)Stanthorpe, Queensland, AustraliaView Stanthorpe Airport on a map View satellite image of Stanthorpe Airport Set SNH as destination Airport Get more information about Stanthorpe Airport
15181.30 miles (291.78 km) WMiles Airport (WLE)Miles, Queensland, AustraliaView Miles Airport on a map View satellite image of Miles Airport Set WLE as destination Airport Get more information about Miles Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Caloundra Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Caloundra Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,863.89 miles (19,093.04 km) WNWLa Palma Airport (SPC)La Palma, Canary Islands, SpainView La Palma Airport on a map View satellite image of La Palma Airport Set SPC as destination Airport Get more information about La Palma Airport
211,837.21 miles (19,050.10 km) WLa Gomera Airport (GMZ)Alajeró / San Sebastián, Canary Islands, SpainView La Gomera Airport on a map View satellite image of La Gomera Airport Set GMZ as destination Airport Get more information about La Gomera Airport
311,798.13 miles (18,987.21 km) WTenerife-South Airport (TFS)Tenerife, Canary Islands, SpainView Tenerife-South Airport on a map View satellite image of Tenerife-South Airport Set TFS as destination Airport Get more information about Tenerife-South Airport
411,780.73 miles (18,959.21 km) WNWTenerife North Airport (TFN)Tenerife, Canary Islands, SpainView Tenerife North Airport on a map View satellite image of Tenerife North Airport Set TFN as destination Airport Get more information about Tenerife North Airport
511,763.64 miles (18,931.69 km) NAgostinho Neto Airport (NTO)Ponta do Sol, Santo Antão, Cape VerdeView Agostinho Neto Airport on a map View satellite image of Agostinho Neto Airport Set NTO as destination Airport Get more information about Agostinho Neto Airport
611,738.06 miles (18,890.52 km) NCesária Évora International Airport (VXE)São Vicente, Cape VerdeView Cesária Évora International Airport on a map View satellite image of Cesária Évora International Airport Set VXE as destination Airport Get more information about Cesária Évora International Airport
711,726.77 miles (18,872.36 km) NSanta Maria Airport (SMA)Santa Maria, PortugalView Santa Maria Airport on a map View satellite image of Santa Maria Airport Set SMA as destination Airport Get more information about Santa Maria Airport
811,726.61 miles (18,872.10 km) WGran Canaria Airport (LPA)Las Palmas, Canary Islands, SpainView Gran Canaria Airport on a map View satellite image of Gran Canaria Airport Set LPA as destination Airport Get more information about Gran Canaria Airport
911,719.70 miles (18,860.98 km) WNWDakhla Airport (VIL)Dakhla, Western SaharaView Dakhla Airport on a map View satellite image of Dakhla Airport Set VIL as destination Airport Get more information about Dakhla Airport
1011,711.53 miles (18,847.83 km) NNWPreguiça Airport (SNE)São Nicolau, Cape VerdeView Preguiça Airport on a map View satellite image of Preguiça Airport Set SNE as destination Airport Get more information about Preguiça Airport
1111,706.59 miles (18,839.89 km) NWMadeira Airport (FNC)Funchal, Madeira, PortugalView Madeira Airport on a map View satellite image of Madeira Airport Set FNC as destination Airport Get more information about Madeira Airport
1211,697.24 miles (18,824.84 km) NNWAmílcar Cabral International Airport (SID)Sal Island, Cape VerdeView Amílcar Cabral International Airport on a map View satellite image of Amílcar Cabral International Airport Set SID as destination Airport Get more information about Amílcar Cabral International Airport
1311,693.65 miles (18,819.06 km) WNWNouadhibou International Airport (NDB)Nouadhibou, MauritaniaView Nouadhibou International Airport on a map View satellite image of Nouadhibou International Airport Set NDB as destination Airport Get more information about Nouadhibou International Airport
1411,692.14 miles (18,816.63 km) WNWLa Güera Airport (ZLG)La Güera, Western SaharaView La Güera Airport on a map View satellite image of La Güera Airport Set ZLG as destination Airport Get more information about La Güera Airport
1511,677.69 miles (18,793.38 km) NJoão Paulo II Airport (PDL)Ponta Delgada, Azores, PortugalView João Paulo II Airport on a map View satellite image of João Paulo II Airport Set PDL as destination Airport Get more information about João Paulo II Airport