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HRE Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: HRE / FVHA
Airport Name: Harare International Airport
Location: Harare, Zimbabwe
GPS Coordinates: 17°55'54"S by 31°5'34"E
Area Served: Harare
Operator/Owner: Civil Aviation Authority of Zimbabwe
Airport Type: Joint (Civil and Military)
Elevation: 4,887 feet (1,490 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Harare International Airport (HRE):

  • The furthest airport from Harare International Airport (HRE) is Hilo International Airport (ITO), which is nearly antipodal to Harare International Airport (meaning Harare International Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Hilo International Airport), and is located 12,017 miles (19,339 kilometers) away in Hilo, Hawaii, United States.
  • The runway is used by both the civilian airport and the Air Force of Zimbabwe whose base is on the southern side of the runway.
  • Harare International Airport handled 612,208 passengers last year.
  • In 1951 the government announced that the airport would be developed as a joint user aerodrome for both civil aviation and the Southern Rhodesian Air Force.
  • Civil aviation regulatory authority, the Civil Aviation Authority of Zimbabwe has its head office on level 3 of the new International Terminal.
  • The closest airport to Harare International Airport (HRE) is Mutare Airport (UTA), which is located 125 miles (201 kilometers) SE of HRE.
  • Harare International Airport (HRE) currently has only 1 runway.
  • Because of Harare International Airport's high elevation of 4,887 feet, planes must typically fly at a faster airspeed in order to takeoff or land at HRE. Combined with a high temperature, this could make HRE a "Hot & High" airport, where the air density is lower than it would otherwise be at sea level.
  • Commissioned in 1956 and officially opened on 5 February 1957, Salisbury Airport cost £924'000 to build.

Map of Nearest Airports from Harare International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Harare International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
1124.63 miles (200.57 km) SEMutare Airport (UTA)Mutare, ZimbabweView Mutare Airport on a map View satellite image of Mutare Airport Set UTA as destination Airport Get more information about Mutare Airport
2131.52 miles (211.66 km) SWGweru-Thornhill Air Base (GWE)Gweru, ZimbabweView Gweru-Thornhill Air Base on a map View satellite image of Gweru-Thornhill Air Base Set GWE as destination Airport Get more information about Gweru-Thornhill Air Base
3147.51 miles (237.40 km) SMasvingo Airport (MVZ)Masvingo, ZimbabweView Masvingo Airport on a map View satellite image of Masvingo Airport Set MVZ as destination Airport Get more information about Masvingo Airport
4174.61 miles (281.01 km) ESEChimoio Airport (VPY)Chimoio, MozambiqueView Chimoio Airport on a map View satellite image of Chimoio Airport Set VPY as destination Airport Get more information about Chimoio Airport
5175.35 miles (282.20 km) WNWKariba Airport (KAB)Kariba, ZimbabweView Kariba Airport on a map View satellite image of Kariba Airport Set KAB as destination Airport Get more information about Kariba Airport
6186.44 miles (300.04 km) SSEChipinge Airport (CHJ)Chipinge, ZimbabweView Chipinge Airport on a map View satellite image of Chipinge Airport Set CHJ as destination Airport Get more information about Chipinge Airport
7210.24 miles (338.35 km) NEChingozi Airport (TCV)Tete, MozambiqueView Chingozi Airport on a map View satellite image of Chingozi Airport Set TCV as destination Airport Get more information about Chingozi Airport
8210.24 miles (338.35 km) NEChingozi Airport (TET)Tete, MozambiqueView Chingozi Airport on a map View satellite image of Chingozi Airport Set TET as destination Airport Get more information about Chingozi Airport
9214.89 miles (345.83 km) SBuffalo Range Airport (BFO)Chiredzi, ZimbabweView Buffalo Range Airport on a map View satellite image of Buffalo Range Airport Set BFO as destination Airport Get more information about Buffalo Range Airport
10216.59 miles (348.57 km) SWJoshua Mqabuko Nkomo International Airport (BUQ)Bulawayo, ZimbabweView Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo International Airport on a map View satellite image of Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo International Airport Set BUQ as destination Airport Get more information about Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo International Airport
11250.70 miles (403.46 km) NWKenneth Kaunda International Airport (LUN)Lusaka, ZambiaView Kenneth Kaunda International Airport on a map View satellite image of Kenneth Kaunda International Airport Set LUN as destination Airport Get more information about Kenneth Kaunda International Airport
12271.44 miles (436.85 km) WHwange National Park Airport (HWN)Hwange National Park, ZimbabweView Hwange National Park Airport on a map View satellite image of Hwange National Park Airport Set HWN as destination Airport Get more information about Hwange National Park Airport
13280.70 miles (451.74 km) ESEBeira Airport (BEW)Beira, MozambiqueView Beira Airport on a map View satellite image of Beira Airport Set BEW as destination Airport Get more information about Beira Airport
14300.19 miles (483.11 km) ENEChileka International Airport (BLZ)Blantyre, MalawiView Chileka International Airport on a map View satellite image of Chileka International Airport Set BLZ as destination Airport Get more information about Chileka International Airport
15318.18 miles (512.05 km) NNEChipata Airport (CIP)Chipata, ZambiaView Chipata Airport on a map View satellite image of Chipata Airport Set CIP as destination Airport Get more information about Chipata Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Harare International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Harare International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,016.64 miles (19,338.86 km) ENEHilo International Airport (ITO)Hilo, Hawaii, United StatesView Hilo International Airport on a map View satellite image of Hilo International Airport Set ITO as destination Airport Get more information about Hilo International Airport
211,972.56 miles (19,267.92 km) ENEPōhakuloa Training Area (BSF)Camp Pohakuloa, Hawaii, United StatesView Pōhakuloa Training Area on a map View satellite image of Pōhakuloa Training Area Set BSF as destination Airport Get more information about Pōhakuloa Training Area
311,972.52 miles (19,267.85 km) ENEWaimea-Kohala Airport (MUE)Kamuela, Hawaii, United StatesView Waimea-Kohala Airport on a map View satellite image of Waimea-Kohala Airport Set MUE as destination Airport Get more information about Waimea-Kohala Airport
411,955.13 miles (19,239.87 km) ENEUpolu Airport (UPP)Hawi, Hawaii, United StatesView Upolu Airport on a map View satellite image of Upolu Airport Set UPP as destination Airport Get more information about Upolu Airport
511,953.64 miles (19,237.47 km) ENEKona International Airport at Keāhole (KOA)Kailua / Kona, Hawaii, United StatesView Kona International Airport at Keāhole on a map View satellite image of Kona International Airport at Keāhole Set KOA as destination Airport Get more information about Kona International Airport at Keāhole
611,933.12 miles (19,204.44 km) ENEHana Airport (HNM)Hana, Hawaii, United StatesView Hana Airport on a map View satellite image of Hana Airport Set HNM as destination Airport Get more information about Hana Airport
711,905.52 miles (19,160.02 km) ENEKahului Airport (OGG)Kahului, Hawaii, United StatesView Kahului Airport on a map View satellite image of Kahului Airport Set OGG as destination Airport Get more information about Kahului Airport
811,889.32 miles (19,133.96 km) ENEKapalua Airport (JHM)Lahaina, Hawaii, United StatesView Kapalua Airport on a map View satellite image of Kapalua Airport Set JHM as destination Airport Get more information about Kapalua Airport
911,876.69 miles (19,113.63 km) ENELanai Airport (LNY)Lanai City, Hawaii, United StatesView Lanai Airport on a map View satellite image of Lanai Airport Set LNY as destination Airport Get more information about Lanai Airport
1011,865.00 miles (19,094.82 km) ENEKalaupapa Airport (LUP)Kalaupapa, Hawaii, United StatesView Kalaupapa Airport on a map View satellite image of Kalaupapa Airport Set LUP as destination Airport Get more information about Kalaupapa Airport
1111,859.13 miles (19,085.37 km) ENEMolokai Airport (MKK)Kaunakakai, Hawaii, United StatesView Molokai Airport on a map View satellite image of Molokai Airport Set MKK as destination Airport Get more information about Molokai Airport
1211,805.31 miles (18,998.76 km) ENEHonolulu International Airport (HNL)Honolulu, Hawaii, United StatesView Honolulu International Airport on a map View satellite image of Honolulu International Airport Set HNL as destination Airport Get more information about Honolulu International Airport
1311,805.31 miles (18,998.76 km) ENEHickam Field (HIK)Honolulu, Hawaii, United StatesView Hickam Field on a map View satellite image of Hickam Field Set HIK as destination Airport Get more information about Hickam Field
1411,796.64 miles (18,984.81 km) ENEKalaeloa Airport (NAX)Kapolei, Hawaii, United StatesView Kalaeloa Airport on a map View satellite image of Kalaeloa Airport Set NAX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalaeloa Airport
1511,794.23 miles (18,980.92 km) ENEWheeler AAF (HHI)Wahiawa, Hawaii, United StatesView Wheeler AAF on a map View satellite image of Wheeler AAF Set HHI as destination Airport Get more information about Wheeler AAF