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ISG Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: ISG / ROIG
Airport Names:
  1. Ishigaki Airport
  2. 石垣空港
  3. Ishigaki Kūkō
Location: Ishigaki, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan
GPS Coordinates: 24°20'40"N by 124°11'12"E
Operator/Owner: Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport
Elevation: 86 feet (26 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Ishigaki Airport (ISG):

  • Because of Ishigaki Airport's relatively low elevation of 86 feet, planes can take off or land at Ishigaki 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.
  • To meet these needs New Ishigaki Airport was constructed on the eastern side of the island, replaced Ishigaki Airport.
  • In addition to being known as "Ishigaki Airport", other names for ISG include "石垣空港" and "Ishigaki Kūkō".
  • The furthest airport from Ishigaki Airport (ISG) is Guaraní International Airport (AGT), which is nearly antipodal to Ishigaki Airport (meaning Ishigaki Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Guaraní International Airport), and is located 12,339 miles (19,858 kilometers) away in Ciudad del Este, Paraguay.
  • The airport was opened in 1943 for military use, and converted to a civilian airport in 1956.
  • The new airport has a 2,000 m runway, expandable to 2,500 m.
  • The closest airport to Ishigaki Airport (ISG) is Hateruma Airport (HTR), which is located 31 miles (50 kilometers) SW of ISG.
  • Ishigaki Airport (ISG) currently has only 1 runway.
  • The airport served about 1.8 million passengers a year, making it the second busiest third-class airport in Japan, behind Kobe Airport, and traffic grew steadily as the Yaeyama Islands become a popular tourist destination.
  • Southwest Air Lines Flight 611 took off on runway 36 from Naha Airport on the island of Okinawa at 13:09 for a regular flight to Ishigaki Airport, Japan.

Map of Nearest Airports from Ishigaki Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Ishigaki Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
131.21 miles (50.23 km) SWHateruma Airport (HTR)Hateruma, Okinawa, JapanView Hateruma Airport on a map Set HTR as destination Airport Get more information about Hateruma Airport
268.78 miles (110.68 km) ENEShimojishima Airport (SHI)Shimojishima, JapanView Shimojishima Airport on a map Set SHI as destination Airport Get more information about Shimojishima Airport
375.92 miles (122.19 km) ENEMiyako Airport (MMY)Miyakojima, Okinawa, JapanView Miyako Airport on a map Set MMY as destination Airport Get more information about Miyako Airport
476.43 miles (123.00 km) WYonaguni Airport (OGN)Yonaguni, Okinawa, JapanView Yonaguni Airport on a map Set OGN as destination Airport Get more information about Yonaguni Airport
5163.45 miles (263.04 km) WHualien Airport (HUN)Hualien, Taiwan, Republic of ChinaView Hualien Airport on a map Set HUN as destination Airport Get more information about Hualien Airport
6172.82 miles (278.13 km) WNWTaipei International Airport (Taipei Songshan Airport) (TSA)Taipei City, Taiwan, Republic of ChinaView Taipei International Airport (Taipei Songshan Airport) on a map Set TSA as destination Airport Get more information about Taipei International Airport (Taipei Songshan Airport)
7192.72 miles (310.16 km) WNWTaiwan Taoyuan International Airport (TPE)Taoyuan County (near Taipei), Taiwan, Republic of ChinaView Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport on a map Set TPE as destination Airport Get more information about Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport
8207.46 miles (333.87 km) WSWLyudao Airport (Green Island Airport) (GNI)Lyudao (Green Island), TaiwanView Lyudao Airport (Green Island Airport) on a map Set GNI as destination Airport Get more information about Lyudao Airport (Green Island Airport)
9224.17 miles (360.76 km) WSWTaitung Airport (TTT)Taitung, Taiwan, Republic of ChinaView Taitung Airport on a map Set TTT as destination Airport Get more information about Taitung Airport
10224.63 miles (361.51 km) WTaichung Airport(Taichung Ching Chuan Kang Airport) (RMQ)Taichung, Taiwan, TaiwanView Taichung Airport(Taichung Ching Chuan Kang Airport) on a map Set RMQ as destination Airport Get more information about Taichung Airport(Taichung Ching Chuan Kang Airport)
11224.63 miles (361.51 km) WTaichung Airport(Taichung Ching Chuan Kang Airport) (TXG)Taichung, Taiwan, Republic of ChinaView Taichung Airport(Taichung Ching Chuan Kang Airport) on a map Set TXG as destination Airport Get more information about Taichung Airport(Taichung Ching Chuan Kang Airport)
12231.41 miles (372.41 km) ENEKerama Airport (KJP)Kerama Islands, Okinawa, JapanView Kerama Airport on a map Set KJP as destination Airport Get more information about Kerama Airport
13232.64 miles (374.39 km) SWLanyu Airport (KYD)Orchid Island, Taitung County, TaiwanView Lanyu Airport on a map Set KYD as destination Airport Get more information about Lanyu Airport
14245.75 miles (395.50 km) NEAguni Airport (AGJ)Aguni, JapanView Aguni Airport on a map Set AGJ as destination Airport Get more information about Aguni Airport
15247.14 miles (397.74 km) WSWChiayi Airport (Shueishang Airport) (CYI)Chiayi, TaiwanView Chiayi Airport (Shueishang Airport) on a map Set CYI as destination Airport Get more information about Chiayi Airport (Shueishang Airport)

Map of Furthest Airports from Ishigaki Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Ishigaki Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,338.92 miles (19,857.51 km) SWGuaraní International Airport (AGT)Ciudad del Este, ParaguayView Guaraní International Airport on a map Set AGT as destination Airport Get more information about Guaraní International Airport
212,332.78 miles (19,847.63 km) WGuaíra Municipal Airport (QGA)Guaíra, Paraná, BrazilView Guaíra Municipal Airport on a map Set QGA as destination Airport Get more information about Guaíra Municipal Airport
312,319.10 miles (19,825.63 km) SDr. Augusto Roberto Fuster International Airport (PJC)Pedro Juan Caballero, ParaguayView Dr. Augusto Roberto Fuster International Airport on a map Set PJC as destination Airport Get more information about Dr. Augusto Roberto Fuster International Airport
412,316.61 miles (19,821.62 km) SWFoz do Iguaçu/Cataratas International Airport (IGU)Foz do Iguaçu, Paraná, BrazilView Foz do Iguaçu/Cataratas International Airport on a map Set IGU as destination Airport Get more information about Foz do Iguaçu/Cataratas International Airport
512,313.20 miles (19,816.13 km) ESESilvio Pettirossi International Airport (ASU)Asunción, ParaguayView Silvio Pettirossi International Airport on a map Set ASU as destination Airport Get more information about Silvio Pettirossi International Airport
612,312.58 miles (19,815.12 km) SPonta Porã International Airport (PMG)Ponta Porã, Mato Grosso do Sul, BrazilView Ponta Porã International Airport on a map Set PMG as destination Airport Get more information about Ponta Porã International Airport
712,309.17 miles (19,809.64 km) SWCataratas del Iguazú International Airport (IGR)Puerto Iguazú, Misiones, ArgentinaView Cataratas del Iguazú International Airport on a map Set IGR as destination Airport Get more information about Cataratas del Iguazú International Airport
812,299.24 miles (19,793.66 km) ESEClorinda Airport (CLX)Clorinda, Formosa, ArgentinaView Clorinda Airport on a map Set CLX as destination Airport Get more information about Clorinda Airport
912,284.75 miles (19,770.34 km) WSWAdalberto Mendes da Silva Airport (CAC)Cascavel, Paraná, BrazilView Adalberto Mendes da Silva Airport on a map Set CAC as destination Airport Get more information about Adalberto Mendes da Silva Airport
1012,278.30 miles (19,759.97 km) SSWFrancisco de Matos Pereira Airport (DOU)Dourados, Minas Gerais, BrazilView Francisco de Matos Pereira Airport on a map Set DOU as destination Airport Get more information about Francisco de Matos Pereira Airport
1112,276.82 miles (19,757.58 km) SSWEldorado Airport (ELO)Eldorado, Misiones, ArgentinaView Eldorado Airport on a map Set ELO as destination Airport Get more information about Eldorado Airport
1212,238.25 miles (19,695.51 km) SEFormosa International Airport (FMA)Formosa, ArgentinaView Formosa International Airport on a map Set FMA as destination Airport Get more information about Formosa International Airport
1312,228.06 miles (19,679.11 km) SWPaulo Abdala Airport (FBE)Francisco Beltrao, Paraná, BrazilView Paulo Abdala Airport on a map Set FBE as destination Airport Get more information about Paulo Abdala Airport
1412,226.45 miles (19,676.52 km) SLibertador General José de San Martín Airport (PSS)Posadas, ArgentinaView Libertador General José de San Martín Airport on a map Set PSS as destination Airport Get more information about Libertador General José de San Martín Airport
1512,226.45 miles (19,676.52 km) SLibertador General José de San Martín Airport (JSM)José de San Martín, Chubut, ArgentinaView Libertador General José de San Martín Airport on a map Set JSM as destination Airport Get more information about Libertador General José de San Martín Airport