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FCO Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: FCO / LIRF
Airport Names:
  1. Fiumicino – Leonardo da Vinci International Airport
  2. Fiumicino – Aeroporto Internazionale Leonardo da Vinci
Location: Fiumicino (near Rome), Italy
GPS Coordinates: 41°48'1"N by 12°14'20"E
Area Served: Rome, Italy
Operator/Owner: Aeroporti di Roma SpA
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 13 feet (4 meters)
# of Runways: 4
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Facts about Fiumicino – Leonardo da Vinci International Airport (FCO):

  • Ground handling services were provided by Aeroporti di Roma until 1999, when it created Aeroporti di Roma Handling.
  • The furthest airport from Fiumicino – Leonardo da Vinci International Airport (FCO) is Chatham Islands (CHT), which is located 11,975 miles (19,272 kilometers) away in Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New Zealand.
  • The airport was officially opened on 15 January 1961, with two runways, replacing the smaller Rome Ciampino Airport, which remains in service for some low cost airlines as well as domestic and charter operations.
  • From the 1960s until the 1980s, the airport experienced significant aircraft hijackings as well as being the scene of two major terrorist attacks and the port of origin for an aircraft bombing in flight—some engendered by the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
  • In addition to being known as "Fiumicino – Leonardo da Vinci International Airport", another name for FCO is "Fiumicino – Aeroporto Internazionale Leonardo da Vinci".
  • The closest airport to Fiumicino – Leonardo da Vinci International Airport (FCO) is Ciampino–G. B. Pastine International Airport (CIA), which is located only 18 miles (30 kilometers) E of FCO.
  • Fiumicino – Leonardo da Vinci International Airport handled 36,166,345 passengers last year.
  • Because of Fiumicino – Leonardo da Vinci International Airport's relatively low elevation of 13 feet, planes can take off or land at Fiumicino – Leonardo da Vinci 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.
  • Fiumicino – Leonardo da Vinci International Airport (FCO) has 4 runways.

Map of Nearest Airports from Fiumicino – Leonardo da Vinci International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Fiumicino – Leonardo da Vinci International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
118.46 miles (29.70 km) ECiampino–G. B. Pastine International Airport (CIA)Rome, ItalyView Ciampino–G. B. Pastine International Airport on a map Set CIA as destination Airport Get more information about Ciampino–G. B. Pastine International Airport
238.91 miles (62.61 km) ESELatina Airport (QLT)Latina (near Rome), ItalyView Latina Airport on a map Set QLT as destination Airport Get more information about Latina Airport
389.19 miles (143.53 km) NWGrosseto Airport (GRS)Grosseto, ItalyView Grosseto Airport on a map Set GRS as destination Airport Get more information about Grosseto Airport
490.60 miles (145.80 km) NPerugia San Francesco d'Assisi – Umbria International Airport (PEG)Perugia, ItalyView Perugia San Francesco d'Assisi – Umbria International Airport on a map Set PEG as destination Airport Get more information about Perugia San Francesco d'Assisi – Umbria International Airport
5109.12 miles (175.61 km) ENEAbruzzo Airport (PSR)Pescara, ItalyView Abruzzo Airport on a map Set PSR as destination Airport Get more information about Abruzzo Airport
6112.39 miles (180.87 km) NNWSiena-Ampugnano Airport (SAY)Siena, ItalyView Siena-Ampugnano Airport on a map Set SAY as destination Airport Get more information about Siena-Ampugnano Airport
7121.84 miles (196.08 km) WNWMarina di Campo Airport (EBA)Elba, ItalyView Marina di Campo Airport on a map Set EBA as destination Airport Get more information about Marina di Campo Airport
8123.82 miles (199.28 km) ESENaples International Airport (NAP)Naples, ItalyView Naples International Airport on a map Set NAP as destination Airport Get more information about Naples International Airport
9137.83 miles (221.81 km) NNEFalconara Airport (AOI)Ancona, ItalyView Falconara Airport on a map Set AOI as destination Airport Get more information about Falconara Airport
10148.44 miles (238.88 km) NNWFlorence Airport, Peretola (FLR)Florence, ItalyView Florence Airport, Peretola on a map Set FLR as destination Airport Get more information about Florence Airport, Peretola
11150.23 miles (241.77 km) WNWBastia – Poretta Airport (BIA)Bastia, Corsica, FranceView Bastia – Poretta Airport on a map Set BIA as destination Airport Get more information about Bastia – Poretta Airport
12154.47 miles (248.60 km) NFederico Fellini International Airport (RMI)Rimini, ItalyView Federico Fellini International Airport on a map Set RMI as destination Airport Get more information about Federico Fellini International Airport
13154.68 miles (248.93 km) WSWOlbia Costa Smeralda Airport (OLB)Olbia, ItalyView Olbia Costa Smeralda Airport on a map Set OLB as destination Airport Get more information about Olbia Costa Smeralda Airport
14160.35 miles (258.06 km) NWPisa International Airport (PSA)Pisa, ItalyView Pisa International Airport on a map Set PSA as destination Airport Get more information about Pisa International Airport
15161.12 miles (259.30 km) ESESalerno Costa d'Amalfi Airport (QSR)Salerno, ItalyView Salerno Costa d'Amalfi Airport on a map Set QSR as destination Airport Get more information about Salerno Costa d'Amalfi Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Fiumicino – Leonardo da Vinci International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Fiumicino – Leonardo da Vinci International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,974.89 miles (19,271.67 km) ESEChatham Islands (CHT)Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New ZealandView Chatham Islands on a map Set CHT as destination Airport Get more information about Chatham Islands
211,655.04 miles (18,756.92 km) ESEGisborne Airport (GIS)Gisborne, New ZealandView Gisborne Airport on a map Set GIS as destination Airport Get more information about Gisborne Airport
311,616.27 miles (18,694.53 km) EHawke's Bay Airport (NPE)Napier, New ZealandView Hawke's Bay Airport on a map Set NPE as destination Airport Get more information about Hawke's Bay Airport
411,582.37 miles (18,639.97 km) ESEWhakatane Airport (WHK)Whakatane, New ZealandView Whakatane Airport on a map Set WHK as destination Airport Get more information about Whakatane Airport
511,575.47 miles (18,628.86 km) EHood Aerodrome (MRO)Masterton, New ZealandView Hood Aerodrome on a map Set MRO as destination Airport Get more information about Hood Aerodrome
611,566.21 miles (18,613.96 km) EPalmerston North Airport (PMR)Palmerston North, New ZealandView Palmerston North Airport on a map Set PMR as destination Airport Get more information about Palmerston North Airport
711,560.76 miles (18,605.19 km) ETaupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō (TUO)Taupo, New ZealandView Taupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō on a map Set TUO as destination Airport Get more information about Taupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō
811,557.32 miles (18,599.65 km) ESERotorua International Airport (ROT)Rotorua, New ZealandView Rotorua International Airport on a map Set ROT as destination Airport Get more information about Rotorua International Airport
911,541.50 miles (18,574.20 km) EKapiti Coast Airport (PPQ)Paraparaumu Beach, New ZealandView Kapiti Coast Airport on a map Set PPQ as destination Airport Get more information about Kapiti Coast Airport
1011,539.66 miles (18,571.24 km) ESETauranga Airport (TRG)Tauranga, New ZealandView Tauranga Airport on a map Set TRG as destination Airport Get more information about Tauranga Airport
1111,536.49 miles (18,566.13 km) EWellington International Airport (WLG)Wellington, New ZealandView Wellington International Airport on a map Set WLG as destination Airport Get more information about Wellington International Airport
1211,530.21 miles (18,556.04 km) EWanganui Airport (WAG)Wanganui, New ZealandView Wanganui Airport on a map Set WAG as destination Airport Get more information about Wanganui Airport
1311,518.36 miles (18,536.96 km) ESEMatamata Airport (MTA)Matamata, New ZealandView Matamata Airport on a map Set MTA as destination Airport Get more information about Matamata Airport
1411,501.30 miles (18,509.50 km) ESEHamilton International Airport (HLZ)Hamilton, New ZealandView Hamilton International Airport on a map Set HLZ as destination Airport Get more information about Hamilton International Airport
1511,492.67 miles (18,495.62 km) ESEThames Aerodrome (TMZ)Thames, New ZealandView Thames Aerodrome on a map Set TMZ as destination Airport Get more information about Thames Aerodrome