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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):

  • 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.
  • Between 1945 and 1951 civilian operators such as the Hollaway flying school trained student pilots at the former base under the GI Bill.
  • 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.
  • South Texas Regional Airport at Hondo (HDO) has 4 runways.
  • After the mid-1970s the base housed a number of businesses, including a fiberglass-products plant, a greenhouse, a national guard armory, and the Medina Electric Cooperative.
  • 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.
  • In 1957 a golf course was constructed on the base through the efforts of base commander Lt Col Earl V.
  • For the 12-month period ending January 20, 2012, the airport had 95,000 general aviation aircraft operations, an average of 260 per day.

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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 Set FVM as destination Airport Get more information about Fuvahmulah Airport