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GCI Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: GCI / EGJB
Airport Name: Guernsey Airport
Location: Guernsey, Channel Islands, United Kingdom
GPS Coordinates: 49°26'4"N by 2°36'6"W
Area Served: Guernsey
Operator/Owner: States of Guernsey
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 336 feet (102 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Guernsey Airport (GCI):

  • Guernsey Airport handled 886,396 passengers last year.
  • The closest airport to Guernsey Airport (GCI) is Jersey Airport (JER), which is located 24 miles (39 kilometers) SE of GCI.
  • Guernsey Airport (GCI) currently has only 1 runway.
  • Because of Guernsey Airport's relatively low elevation of 336 feet, planes can take off or land at Guernsey 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.
  • The proposal is to add runway safety areas, RESAs, extend the take-off section by 120 m, and displace the landing section to the west, the first of a two phase runway extension.
  • Guernsey Airport is the largest airport in the Bailiwick of Guernsey and is the only airport on the island of Guernsey.
  • The furthest airport from Guernsey Airport (GCI) is Dunedin International Airport (DUD), which is nearly antipodal to Guernsey Airport (meaning Guernsey Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Dunedin International Airport), and is located 12,024 miles (19,350 kilometers) away in Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand.
  • On 12 January 1999 a F-27 operating a cargo flight for Channel Express arriving from Luton crashed short of runway 27 after deploying full flap on approach.
  • Atlantic Airlines operates from Bournemouth carrying mail, and from London Luton bringing in newspapers and DHL parcels.

Map of Nearest Airports from Guernsey Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Guernsey Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
124.10 miles (38.78 km) SEJersey Airport (JER)Jersey, Channel Islands, United KingdomView Jersey Airport on a map View satellite image of Jersey Airport Set JER as destination Airport Get more information about Jersey Airport
225.58 miles (41.17 km) NEAlderney Airport (ACI)Alderney, Channel Islands, United KingdomView Alderney Airport on a map View satellite image of Alderney Airport Set ACI as destination Airport Get more information about Alderney Airport
352.67 miles (84.77 km) ENECherbourg - Maupertus Airport (CER)Cherbourg, FranceView Cherbourg - Maupertus Airport on a map View satellite image of Cherbourg - Maupertus Airport Set CER as destination Airport Get more information about Cherbourg - Maupertus Airport
461.39 miles (98.80 km) SWLannion - Côte de Granit Airport (LAI)Lannion, FranceView Lannion - Côte de Granit Airport on a map View satellite image of Lannion - Côte de Granit Airport Set LAI as destination Airport Get more information about Lannion - Côte de Granit Airport
563.06 miles (101.48 km) SSaint-Brieuc - Armor Airport (SBK)Saint-Brieuc, FranceView Saint-Brieuc - Armor Airport on a map View satellite image of Saint-Brieuc - Armor Airport Set SBK as destination Airport Get more information about Saint-Brieuc - Armor Airport
663.12 miles (101.58 km) SSEDinard–Pleurtuit–Saint-Malo Airport (DNR)Dinard, FranceView Dinard–Pleurtuit–Saint-Malo Airport on a map View satellite image of Dinard–Pleurtuit–Saint-Malo Airport Set DNR as destination Airport Get more information about Dinard–Pleurtuit–Saint-Malo Airport
779.68 miles (128.23 km) SWMorlaix - Ploujean Airport (MXN)Morlaix, FranceView Morlaix - Ploujean Airport on a map View satellite image of Morlaix - Ploujean Airport Set MXN as destination Airport Get more information about Morlaix - Ploujean Airport
895.57 miles (153.81 km) NWPlymouth City Airport (PLH)Plymouth, United KingdomView Plymouth City Airport on a map View satellite image of Plymouth City Airport Set PLH as destination Airport Get more information about Plymouth City Airport
996.75 miles (155.70 km) NNWExeter International Airport (EXT)Exeter, United KingdomView Exeter International Airport on a map View satellite image of Exeter International Airport Set EXT as destination Airport Get more information about Exeter International Airport
1098.61 miles (158.70 km) ECaen la Mer Airport (CFR)Caen, FranceView Caen la Mer Airport on a map View satellite image of Caen la Mer Airport Set CFR as destination Airport Get more information about Caen la Mer Airport
1198.85 miles (159.09 km) NNEBournemouth Airport (BOH)Bournemouth, England, United KingdomView Bournemouth Airport on a map View satellite image of Bournemouth Airport Set BOH as destination Airport Get more information about Bournemouth Airport
12102.15 miles (164.40 km) SSERennes–Saint-Jacques Airport (RNS)Rennes, FranceView Rennes–Saint-Jacques Airport on a map View satellite image of Rennes–Saint-Jacques Airport Set RNS as destination Airport Get more information about Rennes–Saint-Jacques Airport
13107.12 miles (172.39 km) SWBrest Bretagne Airport (BES)Brest, FranceView Brest Bretagne Airport on a map View satellite image of Brest Bretagne Airport Set BES as destination Airport Get more information about Brest Bretagne Airport
14108.45 miles (174.54 km) NEBembridge Airport (BBP)Bembridge, Isle of Wight, United KingdomView Bembridge Airport on a map View satellite image of Bembridge Airport Set BBP as destination Airport Get more information about Bembridge Airport
15118.31 miles (190.41 km) NNESouthampton Airport (SOU)Eastleigh (near Southampton), England, United KingdomView Southampton Airport on a map View satellite image of Southampton Airport Set SOU as destination Airport Get more information about Southampton Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Guernsey Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Guernsey Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,023.73 miles (19,350.27 km) ESEDunedin International Airport (DUD)Dunedin, Otago, New ZealandView Dunedin International Airport on a map View satellite image of Dunedin International Airport Set DUD as destination Airport Get more information about Dunedin International Airport
212,009.21 miles (19,326.90 km) SEOamaru Airport (OAM)Oamaru, North Otago, New ZealandView Oamaru Airport on a map View satellite image of Oamaru Airport Set OAM as destination Airport Get more information about Oamaru Airport
311,978.04 miles (19,276.75 km) SERichard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) (TIU)Timaru, New ZealandView Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) on a map View satellite image of Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) Set TIU as destination Airport Get more information about Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport)
411,974.37 miles (19,270.83 km) ESERyan's Creek Aerodrome (SZS)Stewart Island, New ZealandView Ryan's Creek Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Ryan's Creek Aerodrome Set SZS as destination Airport Get more information about Ryan's Creek Aerodrome
511,971.69 miles (19,266.52 km) SEAshburton Aerodrome (ASG)Ashburton, New ZealandView Ashburton Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Ashburton Aerodrome Set ASG as destination Airport Get more information about Ashburton Aerodrome
611,967.58 miles (19,259.90 km) ESEInvercargill Airport (IVC)Invercargill, New ZealandView Invercargill Airport on a map View satellite image of Invercargill Airport Set IVC as destination Airport Get more information about Invercargill Airport
711,965.48 miles (19,256.52 km) SSEChristchurch International Airport (CHC)Christchurch, New ZealandView Christchurch International Airport on a map View satellite image of Christchurch International Airport Set CHC as destination Airport Get more information about Christchurch International Airport
811,961.42 miles (19,250.00 km) SEAlexandra Aerodrome (ALR)Alexandra, New ZealandView Alexandra Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Alexandra Aerodrome Set ALR as destination Airport Get more information about Alexandra Aerodrome
911,951.29 miles (19,233.69 km) SWChatham Islands (CHT)Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New ZealandView Chatham Islands on a map View satellite image of Chatham Islands Set CHT as destination Airport Get more information about Chatham Islands
1011,934.17 miles (19,206.14 km) SEWanaka Airport (WKA)Wanaka, New ZealandView Wanaka Airport on a map View satellite image of Wanaka Airport Set WKA as destination Airport Get more information about Wanaka Airport
1111,929.34 miles (19,198.36 km) ESEQueenstown Airport (ZQN)Queenstown, New ZealandView Queenstown Airport on a map View satellite image of Queenstown Airport Set ZQN as destination Airport Get more information about Queenstown Airport
1211,922.80 miles (19,187.84 km) SEGlentanner Aerodrome (GTN)Mount Cook, New ZealandView Glentanner Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Glentanner Aerodrome Set GTN as destination Airport Get more information about Glentanner Aerodrome
1311,919.43 miles (19,182.42 km) SSEKaikoura Aerodrome (KBZ)Kaikoura, New ZealandView Kaikoura Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Kaikoura Aerodrome Set KBZ as destination Airport Get more information about Kaikoura Aerodrome
1411,915.54 miles (19,176.15 km) SEMount Cook Airport (MON)Mount Cook, New ZealandView Mount Cook Airport on a map View satellite image of Mount Cook Airport Set MON as destination Airport Get more information about Mount Cook Airport
1511,895.42 miles (19,143.77 km) SEFox Glacier Aerodrome (FGL)Fox Glacier, New ZealandView Fox Glacier Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Fox Glacier Aerodrome Set FGL as destination Airport Get more information about Fox Glacier Aerodrome