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FTE Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: FTE / SAWA
Airport Names:
  1. Comandante Armando Tola International Airport
  2. Aeropuerto Internacional de El Calafate – Comandante Armando Tola
  3. SAWC
Location: El Calafate, Santa Cruz Province, Argentina
GPS Coordinates: 50°16'48"S by 72°3'11"W
Area Served: El Calafate, Santa Cruz
Operator/Owner: Government and London Supply
Airport Type: Public / Military
Elevation: 669 feet (204 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Comandante Armando Tola International Airport (FTE):

  • Comandante Armando Tola International Airport (FTE) currently has only 1 runway.
  • Because of Comandante Armando Tola International Airport's relatively low elevation of 669 feet, planes can take off or land at Comandante Armando Tola 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.
  • In addition to being known as "Comandante Armando Tola International Airport", other names for FTE include "Aeropuerto Internacional de El Calafate – Comandante Armando Tola" and "SAWC".
  • The furthest airport from Comandante Armando Tola International Airport (FTE) is Baikal International Airport (UUD), which is nearly antipodal to Comandante Armando Tola International Airport (meaning Comandante Armando Tola International Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Baikal International Airport), and is located 12,329 miles (19,842 kilometers) away in Ulan-Ude, Republic of Buryatia, Russia.
  • The closest airport to Comandante Armando Tola International Airport (FTE) is Lago Argentino Airport (ING), which is located only 11 miles (18 kilometers) WSW of FTE.

Map of Nearest Airports from Comandante Armando Tola International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Comandante Armando Tola International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111.49 miles (18.49 km) WSWLago Argentino Airport (ING)El Calafate, Santa Cruz, ArgentinaView Lago Argentino Airport on a map Set ING as destination Airport Get more information about Lago Argentino Airport
298.27 miles (158.15 km) SSWTeniente Julio Gallardo Airfield (PNT)Puerto Natales, ChileView Teniente Julio Gallardo Airfield on a map Set PNT as destination Airport Get more information about Teniente Julio Gallardo Airfield
3134.14 miles (215.87 km) NEGobernador Gregores Airport (GGS)Gobernador Gregores, Santa Cruz, ArgentinaView Gobernador Gregores Airport on a map Set GGS as destination Airport Get more information about Gobernador Gregores Airport
4150.51 miles (242.23 km) SEPiloto Civil Norberto Fernández International Airport (RGL)Río Gallegos, Santa Cruz, ArgentinaView Piloto Civil Norberto Fernández International Airport on a map Set RGL as destination Airport Get more information about Piloto Civil Norberto Fernández International Airport
5194.98 miles (313.79 km) SSEPresidente Carlos Ibáñez International Airport (PUQ)Punta Arenas, ChileView Presidente Carlos Ibáñez International Airport on a map Set PUQ as destination Airport Get more information about Presidente Carlos Ibáñez International Airport
6211.21 miles (339.91 km) NCochrane Airfield (LGR)Cochrane, ChileView Cochrane Airfield on a map Set LGR as destination Airport Get more information about Cochrane Airfield
7256.02 miles (412.03 km) NChile Chico Airfield (CCH)Chile Chico, Aisén Region, ChileView Chile Chico Airfield on a map Set CCH as destination Airport Get more information about Chile Chico Airfield
8263.21 miles (423.59 km) NPerito Moreno Airport (PMQ)Perito Moreno, Santa Cruz, ArgentinaView Perito Moreno Airport on a map Set PMQ as destination Airport Get more information about Perito Moreno Airport
9302.00 miles (486.02 km) NBalmaceda Airport (BBA)Balmaceda, ChileView Balmaceda Airport on a map Set BBA as destination Airport Get more information about Balmaceda Airport
10303.05 miles (487.71 km) SEHermes Quijada International Airport (RGA)Río Grande, Tierra del Fuego, ArgentinaView Hermes Quijada International Airport on a map Set RGA as destination Airport Get more information about Hermes Quijada International Airport
11323.75 miles (521.03 km) NTeniente Vidal Airfield (GXQ)Coyhaique, ChileView Teniente Vidal Airfield on a map Set GXQ as destination Airport Get more information about Teniente Vidal Airfield
12329.35 miles (530.04 km) ENEPuerto Deseado Airport (PUD)Puerto Deseado, Santa Cruz Province, ArgentinaView Puerto Deseado Airport on a map Set PUD as destination Airport Get more information about Puerto Deseado Airport
13352.45 miles (567.22 km) SSEUshuaia International Airport (USH)Ushuaia, Tierra del Fuego, ArgentinaView Ushuaia International Airport on a map Set USH as destination Airport Get more information about Ushuaia International Airport
14368.44 miles (592.94 km) NAlto Río Senguer Airport (ARR)Alto Río Senguer, Chubut, ArgentinaView Alto Río Senguer Airport on a map Set ARR as destination Airport Get more information about Alto Río Senguer Airport
15375.85 miles (604.87 km) NEGeneral Enrique Mosconi International Airport (CRD)Comodoro Rivadavia, Chubut, ArgentinaView General Enrique Mosconi International Airport on a map Set CRD as destination Airport Get more information about General Enrique Mosconi International Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Comandante Armando Tola International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Comandante Armando Tola International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,328.98 miles (19,841.52 km) NNEBaikal International Airport (UUD)Ulan-Ude, Republic of Buryatia, RussiaView Baikal International Airport on a map Set UUD as destination Airport Get more information about Baikal International Airport
212,260.13 miles (19,730.72 km) NNEChinggis Khaan International Airport (ULN)Ulan Bator, MongoliaView Chinggis Khaan International Airport on a map Set ULN as destination Airport Get more information about Chinggis Khaan International Airport
312,230.65 miles (19,683.28 km) NEInternational Airport Irkutsk (IKT)Irkutsk, RussiaView International Airport Irkutsk on a map Set IKT as destination Airport Get more information about International Airport Irkutsk
412,213.92 miles (19,656.34 km) ENEBulgan Airport (UGA)Bulgan, MongoliaView Bulgan Airport on a map Set UGA as destination Airport Get more information about Bulgan Airport
512,175.20 miles (19,594.03 km) WNWChita Kadala (HTA)Chita, RussiaView Chita Kadala on a map Set HTA as destination Airport Get more information about Chita Kadala
612,123.37 miles (19,510.62 km) NEKharkhorin Airport (KHR)Kharkhorin, MongoliaView Kharkhorin Airport on a map Set KHR as destination Airport Get more information about Kharkhorin Airport
712,115.63 miles (19,498.17 km) NNEMandalgovi Airport (MXW)Mandalgovi, Dundgovi, MongoliaView Mandalgovi Airport on a map Set MXW as destination Airport Get more information about Mandalgovi Airport
812,104.41 miles (19,480.11 km) NEKhujirt Airport (HJT)Khujirt, Övörkhangai, MongoliaView Khujirt Airport on a map Set HJT as destination Airport Get more information about Khujirt Airport
912,100.21 miles (19,473.35 km) WNWChoibalsan Airport (COQ)Choibalsan, MongoliaView Choibalsan Airport on a map Set COQ as destination Airport Get more information about Choibalsan Airport
1012,085.63 miles (19,449.89 km) EMörön Airport (MXV)Mörön, Khövsgöl Province, MongoliaView Mörön Airport on a map Set MXV as destination Airport Get more information about Mörön Airport
1112,071.60 miles (19,427.31 km) NEArvaykheer Airport (AVK)Arvaikheer, MongoliaView Arvaykheer Airport on a map Set AVK as destination Airport Get more information about Arvaykheer Airport
1211,999.09 miles (19,310.61 km) NEBayankhongor Airport (BYN)Bayankhongor, MongoliaView Bayankhongor Airport on a map Set BYN as destination Airport Get more information about Bayankhongor Airport
1311,973.46 miles (19,269.37 km) NUst-Kut Airport (UKX)Ust-Kut, Irkutsk Oblast, RussiaView Ust-Kut Airport on a map Set UKX as destination Airport Get more information about Ust-Kut Airport
1411,943.76 miles (19,221.57 km) NNEBratsk Airport (BTK)Bratsk, Irkutsk Oblast, RussiaView Bratsk Airport on a map Set BTK as destination Airport Get more information about Bratsk Airport
1511,924.45 miles (19,190.49 km) NNWErenhot Saiwusu International Airport (ERL)Erenhot, Inner Mongolia, ChinaView Erenhot Saiwusu International Airport on a map Set ERL as destination Airport Get more information about Erenhot Saiwusu International Airport