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DAC Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: DAC / VGHS
Airport Names:
  1. Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport
  2. Shah Jalal International Airport
  3. হজরত শাহজালাল আন্তর্জাতিক বিমানবন্দর
  4. Hôjrot Shahjalal Antorjatik Bimanbôndor
Location: Dhaka, Bangladesh
GPS Coordinates: 23°50'34"N by 90°24'2"E
Area Served: Dhaka
Operator/Owner: Bangladesh Government
Airport Type: Public / Military
Elevation: 27 feet (8 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (DAC):

  • Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (DAC) currently has only 1 runway.
  • In 1992, the airport terminal area experienced rapid expansion with addition of boarding bridges and equipment.
  • A Mihin Lanka Airbus A320 at the tarmac.
  • A Biman Bangladesh Airlines Boeing 777-300ER landing at the airport in 2013.
  • The furthest airport from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (DAC) is Capitán FAP Renán Elías Olivera International Airport (PIO), which is located 11,319 miles (18,216 kilometers) away in Pisco, Peru.
  • Because of Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport's relatively low elevation of 27 feet, planes can take off or land at Hazrat Shahjalal 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.
  • After the creation of Pakistan in 1947, Tejgaon Airport became the first civil airport in what was then East Pakistan, current day Bangladesh.
  • The closest airport to Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (DAC) is Agartala Airport (IXA), which is located 53 miles (86 kilometers) E of DAC.
  • In addition to being known as "Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport", other names for DAC include "Shah Jalal International Airport", "হজরত শাহজালাল আন্তর্জাতিক বিমানবন্দর" and "Hôjrot Shahjalal Antorjatik Bimanbôndor".

Map of Nearest Airports from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
153.28 miles (85.75 km) EAgartala Airport (IXA)Agartala, IndiaView Agartala Airport on a map View satellite image of Agartala Airport Set IXA as destination Airport Get more information about Agartala Airport
272.25 miles (116.28 km) SBarisal Airport (BZL)Barisal, BangladeshView Barisal Airport on a map View satellite image of Barisal Airport Set BZL as destination Airport Get more information about Barisal Airport
377.47 miles (124.68 km) ENEKhowai Airport (IXN)Khowai, IndiaView Khowai Airport on a map View satellite image of Khowai Airport Set IXN as destination Airport Get more information about Khowai Airport
490.79 miles (146.12 km) WSWJessore Airport (JSR)Jessore, BangladeshView Jessore Airport on a map View satellite image of Jessore Airport Set JSR as destination Airport Get more information about Jessore Airport
591.44 miles (147.16 km) ENEKamalpur Airport (IXQ)Kamalpur, IndiaView Kamalpur Airport on a map View satellite image of Kamalpur Airport Set IXQ as destination Airport Get more information about Kamalpur Airport
6106.33 miles (171.12 km) ENEKailashahar Airport (IXH)Kailashahar, IndiaView Kailashahar Airport on a map View satellite image of Kailashahar Airport Set IXH as destination Airport Get more information about Kailashahar Airport
7119.75 miles (192.72 km) WNWShah Makhdum Airport (RJH)Rajshahi, BangladeshView Shah Makhdum Airport on a map View satellite image of Shah Makhdum Airport Set RJH as destination Airport Get more information about Shah Makhdum Airport
8120.44 miles (193.83 km) NEMAG Osmani International Airport (ZYL)Sylhet, BangladeshView MAG Osmani International Airport on a map View satellite image of MAG Osmani International Airport Set ZYL as destination Airport Get more information about MAG Osmani International Airport
9140.29 miles (225.77 km) ELengpui Airport (AJL)Aizawl, IndiaView Lengpui Airport on a map View satellite image of Lengpui Airport Set AJL as destination Airport Get more information about Lengpui Airport
10142.07 miles (228.63 km) SEShah Amanat International Airport (CGP)Chittagong, BangladeshView Shah Amanat International Airport on a map View satellite image of Shah Amanat International Airport Set CGP as destination Airport Get more information about Shah Amanat International Airport
11148.74 miles (239.37 km) WSWNetaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport (CCU)Dum Dum (near Kolkata), IndiaView Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport on a map View satellite image of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport Set CCU as destination Airport Get more information about Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport
12153.74 miles (247.42 km) NNWLalmonirhat Airport (LLJ)Lalmonirhat, BangladeshView Lalmonirhat Airport on a map View satellite image of Lalmonirhat Airport Set LLJ as destination Airport Get more information about Lalmonirhat Airport
13157.15 miles (252.91 km) WNWMalda Airport (LDA)Malda, IndiaView Malda Airport on a map View satellite image of Malda Airport Set LDA as destination Airport Get more information about Malda Airport
14161.78 miles (260.36 km) NRupsi Airport (RUP)Rupsi, Meghalaya, IndiaView Rupsi Airport on a map View satellite image of Rupsi Airport Set RUP as destination Airport Get more information about Rupsi Airport
15162.13 miles (260.93 km) NWSaidpur Airport (SPD)Saidpur, BangladeshView Saidpur Airport on a map View satellite image of Saidpur Airport Set SPD as destination Airport Get more information about Saidpur Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,318.96 miles (18,216.05 km) SWCapitán FAP Renán Elías Olivera International Airport (PIO)Pisco, PeruView Capitán FAP Renán Elías Olivera International Airport on a map View satellite image of Capitán FAP Renán Elías Olivera International Airport Set PIO as destination Airport Get more information about Capitán FAP Renán Elías Olivera International Airport
211,299.58 miles (18,184.87 km) WSWMaria Reiche Neuman Airport (NZC)Nazca, Ica Region, PeruView Maria Reiche Neuman Airport on a map View satellite image of Maria Reiche Neuman Airport Set NZC as destination Airport Get more information about Maria Reiche Neuman Airport
311,280.40 miles (18,154.00 km) SWJorge Chávez International Airport (LIM)Callao (near Lima), PeruView Jorge Chávez International Airport on a map View satellite image of Jorge Chávez International Airport Set LIM as destination Airport Get more information about Jorge Chávez International Airport
411,237.11 miles (18,084.34 km) WSWChañaral Airport (CNR)Chañaral, Atacama Region, ChileView Chañaral Airport on a map View satellite image of Chañaral Airport Set CNR as destination Airport Get more information about Chañaral Airport
511,229.51 miles (18,072.10 km) WSWLa Florida Airport (LSC)La Serena, ChileView La Florida Airport on a map View satellite image of La Florida Airport Set LSC as destination Airport Get more information about La Florida Airport
611,225.05 miles (18,064.93 km) WAndrés Sabella Gálvez International Airport (former Cerro Moreno International Airport) (ANF)Antofagasta, ChileView Andrés Sabella Gálvez International Airport (former Cerro Moreno International Airport) on a map View satellite image of Andrés Sabella Gálvez International Airport (former Cerro Moreno International Airport) Set ANF as destination Airport Get more information about Andrés Sabella Gálvez International Airport (former Cerro Moreno International Airport)
711,218.79 miles (18,054.85 km) WSWChamonate Airfield (CPO)Copiapó, Atacama Region, ChileView Chamonate Airfield on a map View satellite image of Chamonate Airfield Set CPO as destination Airport Get more information about Chamonate Airfield
811,209.02 miles (18,039.12 km) WCarolina Airport (CLN)Carolina, Maranhão, BrazilView Carolina Airport on a map View satellite image of Carolina Airport Set CLN as destination Airport Get more information about Carolina Airport
911,190.54 miles (18,009.38 km) SWJauja AirportFrancisco Carle Airport (JAU)Jauja, PeruView Jauja AirportFrancisco Carle Airport on a map View satellite image of Jauja AirportFrancisco Carle Airport Set JAU as destination Airport Get more information about Jauja AirportFrancisco Carle Airport
1011,188.46 miles (18,006.04 km) WSWCoronel FAP Alfredo Mendívil Duarte Airport (AYP)Ayacucho, PeruView Coronel FAP Alfredo Mendívil Duarte Airport on a map View satellite image of Coronel FAP Alfredo Mendívil Duarte Airport Set AYP as destination Airport Get more information about Coronel FAP Alfredo Mendívil Duarte Airport
1111,188.46 miles (18,006.04 km) WSWCoronel FAP Alfredo Mendívil Duarte Airport (AYC)Ayacucho, PeruView Coronel FAP Alfredo Mendívil Duarte Airport on a map View satellite image of Coronel FAP Alfredo Mendívil Duarte Airport Set AYC as destination Airport Get more information about Coronel FAP Alfredo Mendívil Duarte Airport
1211,185.75 miles (18,001.67 km) SWTeniente FAP Jaime Montreuil Morales Airport (CHM)Chimbote, Ancash Region, PeruView Teniente FAP Jaime Montreuil Morales Airport on a map View satellite image of Teniente FAP Jaime Montreuil Morales Airport Set CHM as destination Airport Get more information about Teniente FAP Jaime Montreuil Morales Airport
1311,185.18 miles (18,000.75 km) WSWRicardo García Posada Airport El Salvador Bajo Airport (ESR)El Salvador, ChileView Ricardo García Posada Airport El Salvador Bajo Airport on a map View satellite image of Ricardo García Posada Airport El Salvador Bajo Airport Set ESR as destination Airport Get more information about Ricardo García Posada Airport El Salvador Bajo Airport
1411,184.62 miles (17,999.86 km) WSWIlo Airport (ILQ)Ilo, Moquegua Region, PeruView Ilo Airport on a map View satellite image of Ilo Airport Set ILQ as destination Airport Get more information about Ilo Airport
1511,180.96 miles (17,993.97 km) ESEMataveri International Airport (IPC)Easter Island, ChileView Mataveri International Airport on a map View satellite image of Mataveri International Airport Set IPC as destination Airport Get more information about Mataveri International Airport