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GYD Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: GYD / UBBB
Airport Names:
  1. Heydar Aliyev International Airport
  2. Heydər Əliyev adına beynəlxalq hava limanı
Location: Baku, Azerbaijan
GPS Coordinates: 40°28'3"N by 50°2'48"E
Area Served: Baku
Operator/Owner: Government of Azerbaijan
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 10 feet (3 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Heydar Aliyev International Airport (GYD):

  • The first runway has the magnetic course 16/34 and is 2,700 by 60 m, the second runway's magnetic course is 18/36 and is 3,200 by 45 m.
  • The project to renovate the airport started at the beginning of 1998 and was completed in June 1999.
  • The airport is located 20 km northeast of the capital Baku and is linked to the city by two modern highways - Airport Highway and Zigh-Airport Highway.
  • The closest airport to Heydar Aliyev International Airport (GYD) is Lankaran International Airport (LLK), which is located 135 miles (218 kilometers) SSW of GYD.
  • In addition to being known as "Heydar Aliyev International Airport", another name for GYD is "Heydər Əliyev adına beynəlxalq hava limanı".
  • The cargo terminal at Heydar Aliyev International Airport has been officially inaugurated and started its operation on 23 March 2005.
  • The design and project management work was carried out by British company APM Ltd and the building and civil works for the project by the Turkish consortium, Burc/Enka.
  • The furthest airport from Heydar Aliyev International Airport (GYD) is Totegegie Airport (GMR), which is located 11,202 miles (18,028 kilometers) away in Mangareva, Gambier Islands, French Polynesia.
  • Heydar Aliyev International Airport (GYD) has 2 runways.
  • Because of Heydar Aliyev International Airport's relatively low elevation of 10 feet, planes can take off or land at Heydar Aliyev 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.

Map of Nearest Airports from Heydar Aliyev International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Heydar Aliyev International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
1135.27 miles (217.70 km) SSWLankaran International Airport (LLK)Lankaran, AzerbaijanView Lankaran International Airport on a map View satellite image of Lankaran International Airport Set LLK as destination Airport Get more information about Lankaran International Airport
2158.56 miles (255.17 km) ETurkmenbashi International Airport (KRW)Türkmenbaşy, Turkmenistan, TurkmenistanView Turkmenbashi International Airport on a map View satellite image of Turkmenbashi International Airport Set KRW as destination Airport Get more information about Turkmenbashi International Airport
3171.48 miles (275.96 km) SSWArdabil Airport (ADU)Ardabil, IranView Ardabil Airport on a map View satellite image of Ardabil Airport Set ADU as destination Airport Get more information about Ardabil Airport
4191.71 miles (308.53 km) WNWZaqatala International Airport (ZTU)Zaqatala, AzerbaijanView Zaqatala International Airport on a map View satellite image of Zaqatala International Airport Set ZTU as destination Airport Get more information about Zaqatala International Airport
5196.50 miles (316.24 km) WGanja International Airport (KVD)Ganja, AzerbaijanView Ganja International Airport on a map View satellite image of Ganja International Airport Set KVD as destination Airport Get more information about Ganja International Airport
6204.02 miles (328.34 km) NWMakhachkala International Airport Uytash (MCX)Makhachkala, Dagestan, RussiaView Makhachkala International Airport Uytash on a map View satellite image of Makhachkala International Airport Uytash Set MCX as destination Airport Get more information about Makhachkala International Airport Uytash
7240.43 miles (386.93 km) NNEAktau International Airport (SCO)Aktau, KazakhstanView Aktau International Airport on a map View satellite image of Aktau International Airport Set SCO as destination Airport Get more information about Aktau International Airport
8259.82 miles (418.14 km) SWTabriz International Airport (TBZ)Tabriz, IranView Tabriz International Airport on a map View satellite image of Tabriz International Airport Set TBZ as destination Airport Get more information about Tabriz International Airport
9277.89 miles (447.21 km) WNWTbilisi Airport (TBS)Tbilisi, GeorgiaView Tbilisi Airport on a map View satellite image of Tbilisi Airport Set TBS as destination Airport Get more information about Tbilisi Airport
10291.28 miles (468.77 km) SSEBishe Kola Air Base (BSM)Amol, IranView Bishe Kola Air Base on a map View satellite image of Bishe Kola Air Base Set BSM as destination Airport Get more information about Bishe Kola Air Base
11298.51 miles (480.40 km) WZvartnots International Airport (EVN)Yerevan, ArmeniaView Zvartnots International Airport on a map View satellite image of Zvartnots International Airport Set EVN as destination Airport Get more information about Zvartnots International Airport
12301.01 miles (484.43 km) NWGrozny Airport (GRV)Grozny, RussiaView Grozny Airport on a map View satellite image of Grozny Airport Set GRV as destination Airport Get more information about Grozny Airport
13314.59 miles (506.29 km) SSESari Dasht-e Naz International Airport (SRY)Sari, IranView Sari Dasht-e Naz International Airport on a map View satellite image of Sari Dasht-e Naz International Airport Set SRY as destination Airport Get more information about Sari Dasht-e Naz International Airport
14325.08 miles (523.16 km) WShirak International Airport (LWN)Gyumri, ArmeniaView Shirak International Airport on a map View satellite image of Shirak International Airport Set LWN as destination Airport Get more information about Shirak International Airport
15325.24 miles (523.43 km) NWMagas Airport (IGT)Magas, Republic of Ingushetia, RussiaView Magas Airport on a map View satellite image of Magas Airport Set IGT as destination Airport Get more information about Magas Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Heydar Aliyev International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Heydar Aliyev International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,201.87 miles (18,027.62 km) SSETotegegie Airport (GMR)Mangareva, Gambier Islands, French PolynesiaView Totegegie Airport on a map View satellite image of Totegegie Airport Set GMR as destination Airport Get more information about Totegegie Airport
210,984.65 miles (17,678.04 km) SSETureira Airport (ZTA)Tureia, Tuamotus, French PolynesiaView Tureira Airport on a map View satellite image of Tureira Airport Set ZTA as destination Airport Get more information about Tureira Airport
310,948.65 miles (17,620.10 km) WSWMataveri International Airport (IPC)Easter Island, ChileView Mataveri International Airport on a map View satellite image of Mataveri International Airport Set IPC as destination Airport Get more information about Mataveri International Airport
410,882.88 miles (17,514.26 km) SSENukutavake Airport (NUK)Nukutavake, Tuamotus, French PolynesiaView Nukutavake Airport on a map View satellite image of Nukutavake Airport Set NUK as destination Airport Get more information about Nukutavake Airport
510,848.35 miles (17,458.68 km) SSEPukarua Airport (PUK)Pukarua, Tuamotus, French PolynesiaView Pukarua Airport on a map View satellite image of Pukarua Airport Set PUK as destination Airport Get more information about Pukarua Airport
610,757.07 miles (17,311.78 km) SSEHao Airport (HOI)Hao, Tuamotu Island, French PolynesiaView Hao Airport on a map View satellite image of Hao Airport Set HOI as destination Airport Get more information about Hao Airport
710,672.53 miles (17,175.73 km) SERurutu Airport (RUR)Rurutu, French PolynesiaView Rurutu Airport on a map View satellite image of Rurutu Airport Set RUR as destination Airport Get more information about Rurutu Airport
810,611.76 miles (17,077.92 km) SSEFangatau Airport (FGU)Fangatau, French PolynesiaView Fangatau Airport on a map View satellite image of Fangatau Airport Set FGU as destination Airport Get more information about Fangatau Airport
910,594.47 miles (17,050.11 km) SSEMakemo Airport (MKP)Makemo, French PolynesiaView Makemo Airport on a map View satellite image of Makemo Airport Set MKP as destination Airport Get more information about Makemo Airport
1010,589.96 miles (17,042.85 km) SSERaroia Airport (RRR)Raroia, French PolynesiaView Raroia Airport on a map View satellite image of Raroia Airport Set RRR as destination Airport Get more information about Raroia Airport
1110,589.48 miles (17,042.07 km) SEAnaa Airport (AAA)Anaa, Tuamotus, French PolynesiaView Anaa Airport on a map View satellite image of Anaa Airport Set AAA as destination Airport Get more information about Anaa Airport
1210,505.15 miles (16,906.36 km) SSEFakarava Airport (FAV)Fakarava, Society Islands, French PolynesiaView Fakarava Airport on a map View satellite image of Fakarava Airport Set FAV as destination Airport Get more information about Fakarava Airport
1310,467.80 miles (16,846.26 km) SEFa'a'ā International Airport (PPT)Papeete, Tahiti, French PolynesiaView Fa'a'ā International Airport on a map View satellite image of Fa'a'ā International Airport Set PPT as destination Airport Get more information about Fa'a'ā International Airport
1410,458.55 miles (16,831.36 km) SEMoorea Airport (MOZ)Moorea, Windward Islands, French PolynesiaView Moorea Airport on a map View satellite image of Moorea Airport Set MOZ as destination Airport Get more information about Moorea Airport
1510,452.99 miles (16,822.41 km) SEApataki Airport (APK)Apataki, French PolynesiaView Apataki Airport on a map View satellite image of Apataki Airport Set APK as destination Airport Get more information about Apataki Airport