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FEN Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: FEN / SBFN
Airport Names:
  1. Governador Carlos Wilson Airport
  2. Aeroporto Governador Carlos Wilson
Location: Fernando de Noronha, Pernambuco, Brazil
GPS Coordinates: 3°51'16"S by 32°25'41"W
Area Served: Fernando de Noronha
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 190 feet (58 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Governador Carlos Wilson Airport (FEN):

  • The first runway was built in 1934.
  • The furthest airport from Governador Carlos Wilson Airport (FEN) is Chuuk International Airport (TKK), which is nearly antipodal to Governador Carlos Wilson Airport (meaning Governador Carlos Wilson Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Chuuk International Airport), and is located 12,052 miles (19,395 kilometers) away in Weno, Federated States of Micronesia.
  • The closest airport to Governador Carlos Wilson Airport (FEN) is Augusto Severo International Airport (NAT), which is located 240 miles (387 kilometers) SW of FEN.
  • In addition to being known as "Governador Carlos Wilson Airport", another name for FEN is "Aeroporto Governador Carlos Wilson".
  • Governador Carlos Wilson Airport (FEN) currently has only 1 runway.
  • Because of Governador Carlos Wilson Airport's relatively low elevation of 190 feet, planes can take off or land at Governador Carlos Wilson 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.
  • Following the disappearance of Air France Flight 447 on June 1, 2009, the airport became a base for search and rescue operations.

Map of Nearest Airports from Governador Carlos Wilson Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Governador Carlos Wilson Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
1240.50 miles (387.05 km) SWAugusto Severo International Airport (NAT)Natal, BrazilView Augusto Severo International Airport on a map Set NAT as destination Airport Get more information about Augusto Severo International Airport
2285.91 miles (460.12 km) SWPresidente Castro Pinto International Airport (JPA)João Pessoa, Paraíba, BrazilView Presidente Castro Pinto International Airport on a map Set JPA as destination Airport Get more information about Presidente Castro Pinto International Airport
3335.37 miles (539.72 km) SWPresidente João Suassuna Airport (CPV)Campina Grande, Paraíba, BrazilView Presidente João Suassuna Airport on a map Set CPV as destination Airport Get more information about Presidente João Suassuna Airport
4341.29 miles (549.25 km) SSWRecife/Guararapes–Gilberto Freyre International Airport (REC)Recife, BrazilView Recife/Guararapes–Gilberto Freyre International Airport on a map Set REC as destination Airport Get more information about Recife/Guararapes–Gilberto Freyre International Airport
5352.20 miles (566.81 km) WSWGov. Dix-Sept Rosado Airport (MVF)Mossoro, Rio Grande do Norte, BrazilView Gov. Dix-Sept Rosado Airport on a map Set MVF as destination Airport Get more information about Gov. Dix-Sept Rosado Airport
6420.84 miles (677.27 km) WPinto Martins – Fortaleza International Airport (FOR)Fortaleza, Ceará, BrazilView Pinto Martins – Fortaleza International Airport on a map Set FOR as destination Airport Get more information about Pinto Martins – Fortaleza International Airport
7453.92 miles (730.51 km) SSWMaceió/Zumbi dos Palmares International Airport (MCZ)Maceió, BrazilView Maceió/Zumbi dos Palmares International Airport on a map Set MCZ as destination Airport Get more information about Maceió/Zumbi dos Palmares International Airport
8586.41 miles (943.73 km) SSWAracaju–Santa Maria Airport (AJU)Aracaju, Sergipe, BrazilView Aracaju–Santa Maria Airport on a map Set AJU as destination Airport Get more information about Aracaju–Santa Maria Airport
9644.97 miles (1,037.98 km) WParnaíba–Prefeito Dr. João Silva Filho International Airport (PHB)Parnaiba, Piaui, BrazilView Parnaíba–Prefeito Dr. João Silva Filho International Airport on a map Set PHB as destination Airport Get more information about Parnaíba–Prefeito Dr. João Silva Filho International Airport
10677.60 miles (1,090.49 km) SWPetrolina–Senador Nilo Coelho Airport (PNZ)Petrolina, Pernambuco, BrazilView Petrolina–Senador Nilo Coelho Airport on a map Set PNZ as destination Airport Get more information about Petrolina–Senador Nilo Coelho Airport
11719.82 miles (1,158.44 km) WBarreirinhas Airport (BRB)Barreirinhas, Maranhão, BrazilView Barreirinhas Airport on a map Set BRB as destination Airport Get more information about Barreirinhas Airport
12720.94 miles (1,160.24 km) WTeresina–Senador Petrônio Portella Airport (THE)Teresina, Piauí, BrazilView Teresina–Senador Petrônio Portella Airport on a map Set THE as destination Airport Get more information about Teresina–Senador Petrônio Portella Airport
13743.84 miles (1,197.09 km) SSWSalvador-Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães International Airport (2 de Julho) (SSA)Salvador, Bahia, BrazilView Salvador-Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães International Airport (2 de Julho) on a map Set SSA as destination Airport Get more information about Salvador-Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães International Airport (2 de Julho)
14819.23 miles (1,318.41 km) WMarechal Cunha Machado International Airport (Tirirical) (SLZ)São Luís, BrazilView Marechal Cunha Machado International Airport (Tirirical) on a map Set SLZ as destination Airport Get more information about Marechal Cunha Machado International Airport (Tirirical)
15848.88 miles (1,366.14 km) SWCoronel Horácio de Mattos Airport (LEC)Lençõis, Bahia, BrazilView Coronel Horácio de Mattos Airport on a map Set LEC as destination Airport Get more information about Coronel Horácio de Mattos Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Governador Carlos Wilson Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Governador Carlos Wilson Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,051.65 miles (19,395.20 km) NWChuuk International Airport (TKK)Weno, Federated States of MicronesiaView Chuuk International Airport on a map Set TKK as destination Airport Get more information about Chuuk International Airport
212,027.87 miles (19,356.93 km) NMomote Airport (MAS)Los Negros Island, Admiralty Islands, Papua New GuineaView Momote Airport on a map Set MAS as destination Airport Get more information about Momote Airport
312,022.35 miles (19,348.05 km) NNWEmirau Airport (EMI)Emirau, Papua New GuineaView Emirau Airport on a map Set EMI as destination Airport Get more information about Emirau Airport
411,939.25 miles (19,214.32 km) NNWKavieng Airport (KVG)Kavieng, New Ireland Province, Papua New GuineaView Kavieng Airport on a map Set KVG as destination Airport Get more information about Kavieng Airport
511,846.05 miles (19,064.32 km) NWLihir Island Regional Airport (LNV)Londolovit, Lihir Island, Papua New GuineaView Lihir Island Regional Airport on a map Set LNV as destination Airport Get more information about Lihir Island Regional Airport
611,833.76 miles (19,044.55 km) NETadji Airport (TAJ)Aitape, Papua New GuineaView Tadji Airport on a map Set TAJ as destination Airport Get more information about Tadji Airport
711,817.81 miles (19,018.87 km) NNWNamatanai Airport (ATN)Namatanai, Papua New GuineaView Namatanai Airport on a map Set ATN as destination Airport Get more information about Namatanai Airport
811,798.55 miles (18,987.89 km) SMadang Airport (MAG)Madang, Papua New GuineaView Madang Airport on a map Set MAG as destination Airport Get more information about Madang Airport
911,790.53 miles (18,974.98 km) SCape Gloucester Airport (CGC)Cape Gloucester, Papua New GuineaView Cape Gloucester Airport on a map Set CGC as destination Airport Get more information about Cape Gloucester Airport
1011,785.00 miles (18,966.08 km) SSEAiome Airport (AIE)Aiome, Papua New GuineaView Aiome Airport on a map Set AIE as destination Airport Get more information about Aiome Airport
1111,780.47 miles (18,958.79 km) SSWRabaul Airport (RAB)Rabaul, Papua New GuineaView Rabaul Airport on a map Set RAB as destination Airport Get more information about Rabaul Airport
1211,777.37 miles (18,953.79 km) NESentani Airport (SNA) (DJJ)Jayapura, IndonesiaView Sentani Airport (SNA) on a map Set DJJ as destination Airport Get more information about Sentani Airport (SNA)
1311,777.09 miles (18,953.34 km) SSESangapi Airport (SGK)Sangapi, Papua New GuineaView Sangapi Airport on a map Set SGK as destination Airport Get more information about Sangapi Airport
1411,764.02 miles (18,932.32 km) SSWHoskins Airport (HKN)Hoskins, Papua New GuineaView Hoskins Airport on a map Set HKN as destination Airport Get more information about Hoskins Airport
1511,754.10 miles (18,916.34 km) NEFalalop Airfield (ULI)Falalop Island, Yap, Federated States of MicronesiaView Falalop Airfield on a map Set ULI as destination Airport Get more information about Falalop Airfield