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HDO Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: HDO / KHDO
Airport Name: South Texas Regional Airport at Hondo
Location: Hondo, Texas, United States
GPS Coordinates: 29°21'33"N by 99°10'38"W
Area Served: Hondo, Texas
Operator/Owner: City of Hondo
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 930 feet (283 meters)
# of Runways: 4
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Facts about South Texas Regional Airport at Hondo (HDO):

  • For the 12-month period ending January 20, 2012, the airport had 95,000 general aviation aircraft operations, an average of 260 per day.
  • Because of South Texas Regional Airport at Hondo's relatively low elevation of 930 feet, planes can take off or land at South Texas Regional Airport at Hondo 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.
  • During the 1960s the city of Hondo leased facilities at the base to the Hondo Livestock Auction and to Gary Aerospace, Universal Rundle, and Doss Aviation.
  • South Texas Regional Airport at Hondo (HDO) has 4 runways.
  • Between 1945 and 1951 civilian operators such as the Hollaway flying school trained student pilots at the former base under the GI Bill.
  • The furthest airport from South Texas Regional Airport at Hondo (HDO) is Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport (RRG), which is located 11,157 miles (17,955 kilometers) away in Rodrigues Island, Mauritius.
  • In 1957 a golf course was constructed on the base through the efforts of base commander Lt Col Earl V.
  • The airport has its origins in 1942 with the establishment by the Army Air Corps of Hondo Army Airfield, and was used as a Navigator training base.
  • The closest airport to South Texas Regional Airport at Hondo (HDO) is Garner Field (UVA), which is located 36 miles (57 kilometers) WSW of HDO.

Map of Nearest Airports from South Texas Regional Airport at Hondo:

List of Nearest Airports from South Texas Regional Airport at Hondo:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
135.61 miles (57.31 km) WSWGarner Field (UVA)Uvalde, Texas, United StatesView Garner Field on a map View satellite image of Garner Field Set UVA as destination Airport Get more information about Garner Field
235.95 miles (57.86 km) ELackland Air Force Base Joint Base San Antonio (SKF)San Antonio, Texas, United StatesView Lackland Air Force Base Joint Base San Antonio on a map View satellite image of Lackland Air Force Base Joint Base San Antonio Set SKF as destination Airport Get more information about Lackland Air Force Base Joint Base San Antonio
342.57 miles (68.51 km) EStinson Municipal Airport (SSF)San Antonio, Texas, United StatesView Stinson Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Stinson Municipal Airport Set SSF as destination Airport Get more information about Stinson Municipal Airport
443.02 miles (69.23 km) NKerrville Municipal Airport (ERV)Kerrville, Texas, United StatesView Kerrville Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Kerrville Municipal Airport Set ERV as destination Airport Get more information about Kerrville Municipal Airport
544.00 miles (70.81 km) ENESan Antonio International Airport (SAT)San Antonio, Texas, United StatesView San Antonio International Airport on a map View satellite image of San Antonio International Airport Set SAT as destination Airport Get more information about San Antonio International Airport
655.33 miles (89.05 km) ENERandolph Air Force Base Joint Base San Antonio (RND)Universal City, Texas, United StatesView Randolph Air Force Base Joint Base San Antonio on a map View satellite image of Randolph Air Force Base Joint Base San Antonio Set RND as destination Airport Get more information about Randolph Air Force Base Joint Base San Antonio
762.41 miles (100.43 km) SCotulla–La Salle County Airport (COT)Cotulla, Texas, United StatesView Cotulla–La Salle County Airport on a map View satellite image of Cotulla–La Salle County Airport Set COT as destination Airport Get more information about Cotulla–La Salle County Airport
896.38 miles (155.10 km) WSWPiedras Negras International Airport (PDS)Piedras Negras, Coahuila, MexicoView Piedras Negras International Airport on a map View satellite image of Piedras Negras International Airport Set PDS as destination Airport Get more information about Piedras Negras International Airport
996.38 miles (155.11 km) WLaughlin Air Force Base (DLF)Del Rio, Texas, United StatesView Laughlin Air Force Base on a map View satellite image of Laughlin Air Force Base Set DLF as destination Airport Get more information about Laughlin Air Force Base
10105.36 miles (169.57 km) WDel Rio International Airport (DRT)Del Rio, Texas, United StatesView Del Rio International Airport on a map View satellite image of Del Rio International Airport Set DRT as destination Airport Get more information about Del Rio International Airport
11107.25 miles (172.61 km) ENEAustin–Bergstrom International Airport (AUS)Austin, Texas, United StatesView Austin–Bergstrom International Airport on a map View satellite image of Austin–Bergstrom International Airport Set AUS as destination Airport Get more information about Austin–Bergstrom International Airport
12115.85 miles (186.44 km) WCiudad Acuña International Airport (ACN)Ciudad Acuña, Coahuila, MexicoView Ciudad Acuña International Airport on a map View satellite image of Ciudad Acuña International Airport Set ACN as destination Airport Get more information about Ciudad Acuña International Airport
13119.89 miles (192.95 km) NEAustin Executive Airport (EDC)Austin, Texas, United StatesView Austin Executive Airport on a map View satellite image of Austin Executive Airport Set EDC as destination Airport Get more information about Austin Executive Airport
14126.05 miles (202.86 km) NCurtis Field (BBD)Brady, Texas, United StatesView Curtis Field on a map View satellite image of Curtis Field Set BBD as destination Airport Get more information about Curtis Field
15126.61 miles (203.75 km) SLaredo International Airport (LRD)Laredo, Texas, United StatesView Laredo International Airport on a map View satellite image of Laredo International Airport Set LRD as destination Airport Get more information about Laredo International Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from South Texas Regional Airport at Hondo:

List of Furthest Airports from South Texas Regional Airport at Hondo:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,156.93 miles (17,955.30 km) ESESir Gaëtan Duval Airport (RRG)Rodrigues Island, MauritiusView Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport on a map View satellite image of Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport Set RRG as destination Airport Get more information about Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport
210,866.92 miles (17,488.56 km) SWCocos (Keeling) Island Airport (CCK)Cocos Islands, AustraliaView Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport on a map View satellite image of Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport Set CCK as destination Airport Get more information about Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport
310,864.66 miles (17,484.93 km) ESESir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport (MRU)Plaisance, MauritiusView Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport on a map View satellite image of Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport Set MRU as destination Airport Get more information about Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport
410,760.81 miles (17,317.80 km) ESEPierrefonds Airport (ZSE)Saint-Pierre, RéunionView Pierrefonds Airport on a map View satellite image of Pierrefonds Airport Set ZSE as destination Airport Get more information about Pierrefonds Airport
510,753.53 miles (17,306.08 km) ESERoland Garros Airport (RUN)St Denis, Réunion, FranceView Roland Garros Airport on a map View satellite image of Roland Garros Airport Set RUN as destination Airport Get more information about Roland Garros Airport
610,424.00 miles (16,775.76 km) WShark Bay Airport (MJK)Monkey Mia, Western Australia, AustraliaView Shark Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Shark Bay Airport Set MJK as destination Airport Get more information about Shark Bay Airport
710,410.55 miles (16,754.11 km) WKalbarri Airport (KAX)Kalbarri, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kalbarri Airport on a map View satellite image of Kalbarri Airport Set KAX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalbarri Airport
810,405.52 miles (16,746.02 km) WSWMargaret River Airport (MGV)Margaret River, Western Australia, AustraliaView Margaret River Airport on a map View satellite image of Margaret River Airport Set MGV as destination Airport Get more information about Margaret River Airport
910,399.83 miles (16,736.86 km) WCarnarvon Airport (CVQ)Carnarvon, Western Australia, AustraliaView Carnarvon Airport on a map View satellite image of Carnarvon Airport Set CVQ as destination Airport Get more information about Carnarvon Airport
1010,397.53 miles (16,733.16 km) WGeraldton Airport (GET)Geraldton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Geraldton Airport on a map View satellite image of Geraldton Airport Set GET as destination Airport Get more information about Geraldton Airport
1110,391.73 miles (16,723.82 km) WJurien Bay Airport (JUR)Jurien Bay, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jurien Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Jurien Bay Airport Set JUR as destination Airport Get more information about Jurien Bay Airport
1210,388.03 miles (16,717.88 km) WSWBusselton Regional Airport (BQB)Busselton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Busselton Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Busselton Regional Airport Set BQB as destination Airport Get more information about Busselton Regional Airport
1310,374.57 miles (16,696.21 km) WSWRottnest Airport (RTS)Rottnest Island, Western Australia, AustraliaView Rottnest Airport on a map View satellite image of Rottnest Airport Set RTS as destination Airport Get more information about Rottnest Airport
1410,371.55 miles (16,691.35 km) WSWBunbury Airport (BUY)Bunbury, Western Australia, AustraliaView Bunbury Airport on a map View satellite image of Bunbury Airport Set BUY as destination Airport Get more information about Bunbury Airport
1510,371.40 miles (16,691.11 km) SSEFuvahmulah Airport (FVM)Fuvahmulah, MaldivesView Fuvahmulah Airport on a map View satellite image of Fuvahmulah Airport Set FVM as destination Airport Get more information about Fuvahmulah Airport