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HOR Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: HOR / LPHR
Airport Names:
  1. Horta International Airport
  2. Aeroporto Internacional da Horta
Location: Horta, Azores, Portugal
GPS Coordinates: 38°31'12"N by 28°42'59"W
Area Served: Horta
Operator/Owner: Government of Portugal
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 118 feet (36 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Horta International Airport (HOR):

  • It is an important economic tool in the economy of the region, and vital connection to the smaller aerodromes in the outlying islands.
  • Horta International Airport (HOR) currently has only 1 runway.
  • In addition to being known as "Horta International Airport", another name for HOR is "Aeroporto Internacional da Horta".
  • Because of Horta International Airport's relatively low elevation of 118 feet, planes can take off or land at Horta 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.
  • The furthest airport from Horta International Airport (HOR) is Merimbula Airport (MIM), which is nearly antipodal to Horta International Airport (meaning Horta International Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Merimbula Airport), and is located 12,302 miles (19,799 kilometers) away in Merimbula, New South Wales, Australia.
  • The closest airport to Horta International Airport (HOR) is Pico Airport (PIX), which is located only 15 miles (24 kilometers) E of HOR.
  • Horta International Airport handled 191,969 passengers last year.
  • Following the 2001 renovation, the airport was designated an international airport.

Map of Nearest Airports from Horta International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Horta International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
115.05 miles (24.22 km) EPico Airport (PIX)Pico Island, Azores, PortugalView Pico Airport on a map View satellite image of Pico Airport Set PIX as destination Airport Get more information about Pico Airport
254.18 miles (87.20 km) NEGraciosa Airport (GRW)Graciosa Island, Azores, PortugalView Graciosa Airport on a map View satellite image of Graciosa Airport Set GRW as destination Airport Get more information about Graciosa Airport
389.30 miles (143.72 km) ENELajes Air Base (TER)Lajes, Azores, PortugalView Lajes Air Base on a map View satellite image of Lajes Air Base Set TER as destination Airport Get more information about Lajes Air Base
4145.02 miles (233.39 km) WNWFlores Airport (FLW)Flores Island, Azores, PortugalView Flores Airport on a map View satellite image of Flores Airport Set FLW as destination Airport Get more information about Flores Airport
5151.10 miles (243.18 km) WNWCorvo Airport (CVU)Corvo Island, Azores, PortugalView Corvo Airport on a map View satellite image of Corvo Airport Set CVU as destination Airport Get more information about Corvo Airport
6172.63 miles (277.82 km) ESEJoão Paulo II Airport (PDL)Ponta Delgada, Azores, PortugalView João Paulo II Airport on a map View satellite image of João Paulo II Airport Set PDL as destination Airport Get more information about João Paulo II Airport
7221.17 miles (355.94 km) ESESanta Maria Airport (SMA)Santa Maria, PortugalView Santa Maria Airport on a map View satellite image of Santa Maria Airport Set SMA as destination Airport Get more information about Santa Maria Airport
8781.18 miles (1,257.18 km) ESEMadeira Airport (FNC)Funchal, Madeira, PortugalView Madeira Airport on a map View satellite image of Madeira Airport Set FNC as destination Airport Get more information about Madeira Airport
9787.73 miles (1,267.72 km) ESEPorto Santo Airport (PXO)Porto Santo, Madeira, PortugalView Porto Santo Airport on a map View satellite image of Porto Santo Airport Set PXO as destination Airport Get more information about Porto Santo Airport
10928.84 miles (1,494.83 km) SELa Palma Airport (SPC)La Palma, Canary Islands, SpainView La Palma Airport on a map View satellite image of La Palma Airport Set SPC as destination Airport Get more information about La Palma Airport
11981.58 miles (1,579.69 km) SELa Gomera Airport (GMZ)Alajeró / San Sebastián, Canary Islands, SpainView La Gomera Airport on a map View satellite image of La Gomera Airport Set GMZ as destination Airport Get more information about La Gomera Airport
12992.80 miles (1,597.76 km) SETenerife North Airport (TFN)Tenerife, Canary Islands, SpainView Tenerife North Airport on a map View satellite image of Tenerife North Airport Set TFN as destination Airport Get more information about Tenerife North Airport
131,006.07 miles (1,619.11 km) SETenerife-South Airport (TFS)Tenerife, Canary Islands, SpainView Tenerife-South Airport on a map View satellite image of Tenerife-South Airport Set TFS as destination Airport Get more information about Tenerife-South Airport
141,054.83 miles (1,697.58 km) ELisbon Portela Airport (LIS)Lisbon, PortugalView Lisbon Portela Airport on a map View satellite image of Lisbon Portela Airport Set LIS as destination Airport Get more information about Lisbon Portela Airport
151,060.22 miles (1,706.25 km) SEGran Canaria Airport (LPA)Las Palmas, Canary Islands, SpainView Gran Canaria Airport on a map View satellite image of Gran Canaria Airport Set LPA as destination Airport Get more information about Gran Canaria Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Horta International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Horta International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,302.25 miles (19,798.51 km) SEMerimbula Airport (MIM)Merimbula, New South Wales, AustraliaView Merimbula Airport on a map View satellite image of Merimbula Airport Set MIM as destination Airport Get more information about Merimbula Airport
212,245.09 miles (19,706.51 km) SSEMoruya Airport (MYA)Moruya, New South Wales, AustraliaView Moruya Airport on a map View satellite image of Moruya Airport Set MYA as destination Airport Get more information about Moruya Airport
312,230.39 miles (19,682.85 km) EBairnsdale Aerodrome (BSJ)Bairnsdale, Victoria, AustraliaView Bairnsdale Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Bairnsdale Aerodrome Set BSJ as destination Airport Get more information about Bairnsdale Aerodrome
412,230.08 miles (19,682.36 km) ESEFlinders Island Airport (FLS)Flinders Island, Tasmania, AustraliaView Flinders Island Airport on a map View satellite image of Flinders Island Airport Set FLS as destination Airport Get more information about Flinders Island Airport
512,198.37 miles (19,631.32 km) ESEMount Hotham Airport (MHU)Mount Hotham, Victoria, AustraliaView Mount Hotham Airport on a map View satellite image of Mount Hotham Airport Set MHU as destination Airport Get more information about Mount Hotham Airport
612,190.12 miles (19,618.05 km) SECorryong Airport (CYG)Corryong, Victoria, AustraliaView Corryong Airport on a map View satellite image of Corryong Airport Set CYG as destination Airport Get more information about Corryong Airport
712,186.62 miles (19,612.42 km) SSECanberra Airport (CBR)Canberra, AustraliaView Canberra Airport on a map View satellite image of Canberra Airport Set CBR as destination Airport Get more information about Canberra Airport
812,185.49 miles (19,610.60 km) SESt Helens Airport (HLS)St. Helens, Tasmania, AustraliaView St Helens Airport on a map View satellite image of St Helens Airport Set HLS as destination Airport Get more information about St Helens Airport
912,165.65 miles (19,578.66 km) SSEGoulburn Airport (GUL)Goulburn, New South Wales, AustraliaView Goulburn Airport on a map View satellite image of Goulburn Airport Set GUL as destination Airport Get more information about Goulburn Airport
1012,161.89 miles (19,572.62 km) SIllawarra Regional Airport (WOL)Shellharbour, Wollongong, New South Wales, AustraliaView Illawarra Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Illawarra Regional Airport Set WOL as destination Airport Get more information about Illawarra Regional Airport
1112,144.94 miles (19,545.33 km) SEAlbury Airport (ABX)Albury, New South Wales, AustraliaView Albury Airport on a map View satellite image of Albury Airport Set ABX as destination Airport Get more information about Albury Airport
1212,142.03 miles (19,540.66 km) SEGeorge Town Aerodrome (GEE)George Town, Tasmania, AustraliaView George Town Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of George Town Aerodrome Set GEE as destination Airport Get more information about George Town Aerodrome
1312,136.84 miles (19,532.31 km) SELaunceston Airport (LST)Launceston, Tasmania, AustraliaView Launceston Airport on a map View satellite image of Launceston Airport Set LST as destination Airport Get more information about Launceston Airport
1412,125.48 miles (19,514.02 km) SCamden Aerodrome (CDU)Camden, New South Wales, AustraliaView Camden Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Camden Aerodrome Set CDU as destination Airport Get more information about Camden Aerodrome
1512,123.37 miles (19,510.63 km) SEWagga Wagga Airport (WGA)Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, AustraliaView Wagga Wagga Airport on a map View satellite image of Wagga Wagga Airport Set WGA as destination Airport Get more information about Wagga Wagga Airport