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HIN Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: HIN / RKPS
Airport Names:
  1. Sacheon Airport
  2. 사천공항 泗川空港
  3. Sacheon Gonghang
  4. Sach'ŏn Konghang
Location: Sacheon, South Korea
GPS Coordinates: 35°5'18"N by 128°4'13"E
Area Served: Sacheon, Jinju
Operator/Owner: Korean Airports Corporation, Republic of Korea Airforce
Airport Type: Public domestic / Military airfield
Elevation: 25 feet (8 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Sacheon Airport (HIN):

  • The closest airport to Sacheon Airport (HIN) is Gimhae International Airport (PUS), which is located 49 miles (80 kilometers) E of HIN.
  • The Republic of Korea Air Force operates from Sacheon using trainers and test aircraft at Jinju, which is home to the Republic of Korea Air Force Education and Training Command since 1998.
  • Sacheon Airport (HIN) has 2 runways.
  • In addition to being known as "Sacheon Airport", other names for HIN include "사천공항 泗川空港", "Sacheon Gonghang" and "Sach'ŏn Konghang".
  • Because of Sacheon Airport's relatively low elevation of 25 feet, planes can take off or land at Sacheon 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.
  • Sacheon Airport handled 169,120 passengers last year.
  • On 13 November 2003 a KAI KT-1 crashed shortly after takeoff from the base, the instructor ekjected safely while the trainee was killed.
  • Besides private cars and taxi, the airport is connected by buses to Jinju and Sacheon.
  • The furthest airport from Sacheon Airport (HIN) is Capitán de Corbeta Carlos A. Curbelo International Airport (PDP), which is nearly antipodal to Sacheon Airport (meaning Sacheon Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Capitán de Corbeta Carlos A. Curbelo International Airport), and is located 12,257 miles (19,726 kilometers) away in Maldonado/Punta del Este, Maldonado, Uruguay.

Map of Nearest Airports from Sacheon Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Sacheon Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
149.44 miles (79.57 km) EGimhae International Airport (PUS)Busan, South KoreaView Gimhae International Airport on a map View satellite image of Gimhae International Airport Set PUS as destination Airport Get more information about Gimhae International Airport
264.77 miles (104.23 km) NNEDaegu International Airport (TAE)Daegu, South KoreaView Daegu International Airport on a map View satellite image of Daegu International Airport Set TAE as destination Airport Get more information about Daegu International Airport
371.35 miles (114.83 km) WGwangju Airport (KWJ)Gwangju (Kwangju), South KoreaView Gwangju Airport on a map View satellite image of Gwangju Airport Set KWJ as destination Airport Get more information about Gwangju Airport
498.08 miles (157.85 km) NEPohang Airport (KPO)Pohang, South KoreaView Pohang Airport on a map View satellite image of Pohang Airport Set KPO as destination Airport Get more information about Pohang Airport
598.44 miles (158.42 km) WSWMokpo Airport (MPK)Mokpo, South KoreaView Mokpo Airport on a map View satellite image of Mokpo Airport Set MPK as destination Airport Get more information about Mokpo Airport
699.34 miles (159.87 km) NWGunsan Airport (KUV)Gunsan, South KoreaView Gunsan Airport on a map View satellite image of Gunsan Airport Set KUV as destination Airport Get more information about Gunsan Airport
7107.82 miles (173.52 km) NYecheon Air Base (YEC)Yecheon, South KoreaView Yecheon Air Base on a map View satellite image of Yecheon Air Base Set YEC as destination Airport Get more information about Yecheon Air Base
8116.93 miles (188.18 km) NNWCheongju International Airport (CJJ)Cheong ju, South KoreaView Cheongju International Airport on a map View satellite image of Cheongju International Airport Set CJJ as destination Airport Get more information about Cheongju International Airport
9134.62 miles (216.65 km) SEIki Airport (IKI)Iki, Iki Island, JapanView Iki Airport on a map View satellite image of Iki Airport Set IKI as destination Airport Get more information about Iki Airport
10140.26 miles (225.72 km) SWJeongseok / Jungseok Airport (JDG)Jeju province, South KoreaView Jeongseok / Jungseok Airport on a map View satellite image of Jeongseok / Jungseok Airport Set JDG as destination Airport Get more information about Jeongseok / Jungseok Airport
11141.35 miles (227.47 km) SWJeju International Airport (CJU)Jeju, South KoreaView Jeju International Airport on a map View satellite image of Jeju International Airport Set CJU as destination Airport Get more information about Jeju International Airport
12162.45 miles (261.44 km) NWonju Airport (WJU)Wonju, South KoreaView Wonju Airport on a map View satellite image of Wonju Airport Set WJU as destination Airport Get more information about Wonju Airport
13171.04 miles (275.26 km) SEFukuoka Airport (FUK)Fukuoka, JapanView Fukuoka Airport on a map View satellite image of Fukuoka Airport Set FUK as destination Airport Get more information about Fukuoka Airport
14171.36 miles (275.78 km) NNWSeoul Air Base (SSN)Seongnam, South KoreaView Seoul Air Base on a map View satellite image of Seoul Air Base Set SSN as destination Airport Get more information about Seoul Air Base
15172.97 miles (278.37 km) SSEFukue Airport (FUJ)Gotō, Nagasaki, JapanView Fukue Airport on a map View satellite image of Fukue Airport Set FUJ as destination Airport Get more information about Fukue Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Sacheon Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Sacheon Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,256.91 miles (19,725.54 km) ECapitán de Corbeta Carlos A. Curbelo International Airport (PDP)Maldonado/Punta del Este, Maldonado, UruguayView Capitán de Corbeta Carlos A. Curbelo International Airport on a map View satellite image of Capitán de Corbeta Carlos A. Curbelo International Airport Set PDP as destination Airport Get more information about Capitán de Corbeta Carlos A. Curbelo International Airport
212,246.47 miles (19,708.73 km) SETreinta y Tres Airport (TYT)Treinta y Tres, Treinta y Tres, UruguayView Treinta y Tres Airport on a map View satellite image of Treinta y Tres Airport Set TYT as destination Airport Get more information about Treinta y Tres Airport
312,228.61 miles (19,679.99 km) SRio Grande Regional Airport (RIG)Rio Grande, BrazilView Rio Grande Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Rio Grande Regional Airport Set RIG as destination Airport Get more information about Rio Grande Regional Airport
412,205.84 miles (19,643.34 km) SECerro Largo International Airport (MLZ)Melo, Cerro Largo, UruguayView Cerro Largo International Airport on a map View satellite image of Cerro Largo International Airport Set MLZ as destination Airport Get more information about Cerro Largo International Airport
512,203.95 miles (19,640.30 km) ECarrasco/General Cesáreo L. Berisso International Airport (MVD)Montevideo, Montevideo, UruguayView Carrasco/General Cesáreo L. Berisso International Airport on a map View satellite image of Carrasco/General Cesáreo L. Berisso International Airport Set MVD as destination Airport Get more information about Carrasco/General Cesáreo L. Berisso International Airport
612,202.64 miles (19,638.19 km) SPelotas International Airport (PET)Pelotas, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilView Pelotas International Airport on a map View satellite image of Pelotas International Airport Set PET as destination Airport Get more information about Pelotas International Airport
712,159.24 miles (19,568.35 km) SECerro Largo International Airport (VCH)Vichadero, Rivera, UruguayView Cerro Largo International Airport on a map View satellite image of Cerro Largo International Airport Set VCH as destination Airport Get more information about Cerro Largo International Airport
812,151.96 miles (19,556.64 km) SSEComandante Gustavo Kraemer International Airport (BGX)Bagé, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilView Comandante Gustavo Kraemer International Airport on a map View satellite image of Comandante Gustavo Kraemer International Airport Set BGX as destination Airport Get more information about Comandante Gustavo Kraemer International Airport
912,149.72 miles (19,553.03 km) ESESanta Bernardina International Airport (DZO)Durazno, Durazno, UruguayView Santa Bernardina International Airport on a map View satellite image of Santa Bernardina International Airport Set DZO as destination Airport Get more information about Santa Bernardina International Airport
1012,116.05 miles (19,498.85 km) ESEVilla Gesell Airport (VLG)Villa Gesell, Buenos Aires, ArgentinaView Villa Gesell Airport on a map View satellite image of Villa Gesell Airport Set VLG as destination Airport Get more information about Villa Gesell Airport
1112,110.75 miles (19,490.32 km) SETacuarembó Airport (TAW)Tacuarembó, Tacuarembó, UruguayView Tacuarembó Airport on a map View satellite image of Tacuarembó Airport Set TAW as destination Airport Get more information about Tacuarembó Airport
1212,102.48 miles (19,477.01 km) ELaguna de los Patos International Airport (CYR)Colonia del Sacramento, Colonia, UruguayView Laguna de los Patos International Airport on a map View satellite image of Laguna de los Patos International Airport Set CYR as destination Airport Get more information about Laguna de los Patos International Airport
1312,099.27 miles (19,471.83 km) ELa Plata Airport (LPG)La Plata, Buenos Aires, ArgentinaView La Plata Airport on a map View satellite image of La Plata Airport Set LPG as destination Airport Get more information about La Plata Airport
1412,086.14 miles (19,450.71 km) SEPres. Gral. Óscar D. Gestido International Airport (RVY)Rivera, Rivera, UruguayView Pres. Gral. Óscar D. Gestido International Airport on a map View satellite image of Pres. Gral. Óscar D. Gestido International Airport Set RVY as destination Airport Get more information about Pres. Gral. Óscar D. Gestido International Airport
1512,082.03 miles (19,444.10 km) SSalgado Filho International Airport (POA)Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilView Salgado Filho International Airport on a map View satellite image of Salgado Filho International Airport Set POA as destination Airport Get more information about Salgado Filho International Airport