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EVH Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: EVH / YEVD
Airport Name: Evans Head Memorial Aerodrome
Location: Evans Head, New South Wales, Australia
GPS Coordinates: 29°5'35"S by 153°25'11"E
Operator/Owner: Richmond Valley Council
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 20 feet (6 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Evans Head Memorial Aerodrome (EVH):

  • The furthest airport from Evans Head Memorial Aerodrome (EVH) is La Palma Airport (SPC), which is located 11,902 miles (19,154 kilometers) away in La Palma, Canary Islands, Spain.
  • In 1943, 1BAGS was disbanded and No 1 Air Observers School relocated from RAAF Station Cootamundra to Evans Head, flying mainly Avro Anson and CAC Wackett aircraft.
  • The closest airport to Evans Head Memorial Aerodrome (EVH) is Ballina Byron Gateway Airport (BNK), which is located only 20 miles (32 kilometers) NNE of EVH.
  • During upgrades at Casino Airport to allow the operation of Fokker F28 jets, Evans Head was reopened to commercial traffic for a short period in 1985.
  • Evans Head Memorial Aerodrome is suitable for operations by recreational and general aviation category aircraft.
  • Because of Evans Head Memorial Aerodrome's relatively low elevation of 20 feet, planes can take off or land at Evans Head Memorial Aerodrome 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.
  • Evans Head Memorial Aerodrome (EVH) currently has only 1 runway.

Map of Nearest Airports from Evans Head Memorial Aerodrome:

List of Nearest Airports from Evans Head Memorial Aerodrome:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
119.90 miles (32.03 km) NNEBallina Byron Gateway Airport (BNK)Ballina, New South Wales, AustraliaView Ballina Byron Gateway Airport on a map Set BNK as destination Airport Get more information about Ballina Byron Gateway Airport
220.72 miles (33.35 km) NNWLismore Airport (LSY)Lismore, New South Wales, AustraliaView Lismore Airport on a map Set LSY as destination Airport Get more information about Lismore Airport
351.70 miles (83.20 km) SSWClarence Valley Regional Airport (GFN)Grafton, New South Wales, AustraliaView Clarence Valley Regional Airport on a map Set GFN as destination Airport Get more information about Clarence Valley Regional Airport
464.35 miles (103.56 km) NGold Coast Airport (OOL)Coolangatta, Queensland, AustraliaView Gold Coast Airport on a map Set OOL as destination Airport Get more information about Gold Coast Airport
586.69 miles (139.51 km) SSWCoffs Harbour Airport (CFS)Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, AustraliaView Coffs Harbour Airport on a map Set CFS as destination Airport Get more information about Coffs Harbour Airport
6111.64 miles (179.66 km) WSWGlen Innes Airport (GLI)Glen Innes, New South Wales, AustraliaView Glen Innes Airport on a map Set GLI as destination Airport Get more information about Glen Innes Airport
7119.57 miles (192.43 km) NBrisbane Airport (BNE)Brisbane, Queensland, AustraliaView Brisbane Airport on a map Set BNE as destination Airport Get more information about Brisbane Airport
8121.24 miles (195.12 km) WNWStanthorpe Airport (SNH)Stanthorpe, Queensland, AustraliaView Stanthorpe Airport on a map Set SNH as destination Airport Get more information about Stanthorpe Airport
9142.29 miles (229.00 km) SSWKempsey Airport (KPS)Kempsey, New South Wales, AustraliaView Kempsey Airport on a map Set KPS as destination Airport Get more information about Kempsey Airport
10146.69 miles (236.07 km) SWArmidale Airport (ARM)Armidale, New South Wales, AustraliaView Armidale Airport on a map Set ARM as destination Airport Get more information about Armidale Airport
11147.48 miles (237.34 km) WSWInverell Airport (IVR)Inverell, New South Wales, AustraliaView Inverell Airport on a map Set IVR as destination Airport Get more information about Inverell Airport
12159.50 miles (256.69 km) NCaloundra Airport (CUD)Caloundra, Queensland, AustraliaView Caloundra Airport on a map Set CUD as destination Airport Get more information about Caloundra Airport
13165.22 miles (265.90 km) SSWPort Macquarie Airport (PQQ)Port Macquarie, New South Wales, AustraliaView Port Macquarie Airport on a map Set PQQ as destination Airport Get more information about Port Macquarie Airport
14173.21 miles (278.75 km) NSunshine-Coast-Airport (MCY)Marcoola, Queensland, AustraliaView Sunshine-Coast-Airport on a map Set MCY as destination Airport Get more information about Sunshine-Coast-Airport
15191.77 miles (308.63 km) WGoondiwindi Airport (GOO)Goondiwindi, Queensland, AustraliaView Goondiwindi Airport on a map Set GOO as destination Airport Get more information about Goondiwindi Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Evans Head Memorial Aerodrome:

List of Furthest Airports from Evans Head Memorial Aerodrome:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,901.96 miles (19,154.31 km) WLa Palma Airport (SPC)La Palma, Canary Islands, SpainView La Palma Airport on a map Set SPC as destination Airport Get more information about La Palma Airport
211,886.24 miles (19,129.01 km) NSanta Maria Airport (SMA)Santa Maria, PortugalView Santa Maria Airport on a map Set SMA as destination Airport Get more information about Santa Maria Airport
311,863.89 miles (19,093.04 km) WLa Gomera Airport (GMZ)Alajeró / San Sebastián, Canary Islands, SpainView La Gomera Airport on a map Set GMZ as destination Airport Get more information about La Gomera Airport
411,837.08 miles (19,049.89 km) NJoão Paulo II Airport (PDL)Ponta Delgada, Azores, PortugalView João Paulo II Airport on a map Set PDL as destination Airport Get more information about João Paulo II Airport
511,825.42 miles (19,031.12 km) WTenerife-South Airport (TFS)Tenerife, Canary Islands, SpainView Tenerife-South Airport on a map Set TFS as destination Airport Get more information about Tenerife-South Airport
611,815.59 miles (19,015.30 km) WTenerife North Airport (TFN)Tenerife, Canary Islands, SpainView Tenerife North Airport on a map Set TFN as destination Airport Get more information about Tenerife North Airport
711,804.98 miles (18,998.22 km) WNWMadeira Airport (FNC)Funchal, Madeira, PortugalView Madeira Airport on a map Set FNC as destination Airport Get more information about Madeira Airport
811,774.47 miles (18,949.13 km) NPico Airport (PIX)Pico Island, Azores, PortugalView Pico Airport on a map Set PIX as destination Airport Get more information about Pico Airport
911,774.09 miles (18,948.52 km) NHorta International Airport (HOR)Horta, Azores, PortugalView Horta International Airport on a map Set HOR as destination Airport Get more information about Horta International Airport
1011,772.40 miles (18,945.80 km) WNWPorto Santo Airport (PXO)Porto Santo, Madeira, PortugalView Porto Santo Airport on a map Set PXO as destination Airport Get more information about Porto Santo Airport
1111,768.12 miles (18,938.91 km) NLajes Air Base (TER)Lajes, Azores, PortugalView Lajes Air Base on a map Set TER as destination Airport Get more information about Lajes Air Base
1211,752.76 miles (18,914.19 km) WGran Canaria Airport (LPA)Las Palmas, Canary Islands, SpainView Gran Canaria Airport on a map Set LPA as destination Airport Get more information about Gran Canaria Airport
1311,741.00 miles (18,895.26 km) NGraciosa Airport (GRW)Graciosa Island, Azores, PortugalView Graciosa Airport on a map Set GRW as destination Airport Get more information about Graciosa Airport
1411,680.92 miles (18,798.58 km) WNWDakhla Airport (VIL)Dakhla, Western SaharaView Dakhla Airport on a map Set VIL as destination Airport Get more information about Dakhla Airport
1511,675.26 miles (18,789.46 km) NNEFlores Airport (FLW)Flores Island, Azores, PortugalView Flores Airport on a map Set FLW as destination Airport Get more information about Flores Airport