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JAK Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: JAK / MTJA
Airport Names:
  1. Jacmel Airport
  2. Aérodrome de Jacmel
Location: Jacmel, Haiti
GPS Coordinates: 18°14'27"N by 72°31'6"W
Area Served: Jacmel, Haiti
Operator/Owner: Autorité Aéroportuaire Nationale
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 167 feet (51 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Jacmel Airport (JAK):

  • Jacmel Airport (JAK) currently has only 1 runway.
  • The furthest airport from Jacmel Airport (JAK) is RAAF Learmonth (LEA), which is located 11,927 miles (19,195 kilometers) away in Exmouth, Western Australia, Australia.
  • Most passengers arrive or depart from Jacmel by car via Route 208 located at the south end of the runway.
  • In addition to being known as "Jacmel Airport", another name for JAK is "Aérodrome de Jacmel".
  • The closest airport to Jacmel Airport (JAK) is Toussaint L'Ouverture International Airport (PAP), which is located 28 miles (45 kilometers) NNE of JAK.
  • Because of Jacmel Airport's relatively low elevation of 167 feet, planes can take off or land at Jacmel 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.
  • Jacmel Airport was the sixth busiest airport in Haiti by passenger volume before the 2010 Haitian earthquake, near the city of Jacmel, on Haiti's south coast.
  • After tree and terrain clearings to allow greater runway overshoot areas, Jacmel Airport started accepting heavy-lift C-17 Globemasters from 20 February to facilitate disaster recovery efforts.
  • 8 Air Communications and Control Squadron installed runway lighting on 19 January, enabling aircraft to land at night, with radar control of the airspace provided by the nearby HMCS Halifax.
  • The airport was temporarily placed under the control of the Canadian Forces in the aftermath of the Haiti earthquake.

Map of Nearest Airports from Jacmel Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Jacmel Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
127.71 miles (44.60 km) NNEToussaint L'Ouverture International Airport (PAP)Port-au-Prince, HaitiView Toussaint L'Ouverture International Airport on a map View satellite image of Toussaint L'Ouverture International Airport Set PAP as destination Airport Get more information about Toussaint L'Ouverture International Airport
261.32 miles (98.68 km) ESECabo Rojo National Airport (CBJ)Pedernales, Dominican RepublicView Cabo Rojo National Airport on a map View satellite image of Cabo Rojo National Airport Set CBJ as destination Airport Get more information about Cabo Rojo National Airport
383.34 miles (134.12 km) WAntoine Simon airport (CYA)Les Cayes, HaitiView Antoine Simon airport on a map View satellite image of Antoine Simon airport Set CYA as destination Airport Get more information about Antoine Simon airport
491.76 miles (147.67 km) EMaría Montez International Airport (BRX)Barahona, Dominican RepublicView María Montez International Airport on a map View satellite image of María Montez International Airport Set BRX as destination Airport Get more information about María Montez International Airport
5105.23 miles (169.36 km) NNEHugo Chávez International Airport (CAP)Cap-Haïtien, HaitiView Hugo Chávez International Airport on a map View satellite image of Hugo Chávez International Airport Set CAP as destination Airport Get more information about Hugo Chávez International Airport
6112.11 miles (180.42 km) WNWJérémie Airport (JEE)Jérémie, HaitiView Jérémie Airport on a map View satellite image of Jérémie Airport Set JEE as destination Airport Get more information about Jérémie Airport
7126.49 miles (203.57 km) ENEConstanza Airport (COZ)Constanza, Dominican RepublicView Constanza Airport on a map View satellite image of Constanza Airport Set COZ as destination Airport Get more information about Constanza Airport
8148.81 miles (239.49 km) ENECibao International Airport (STI)Santiago, Dominican RepublicView Cibao International Airport on a map View satellite image of Cibao International Airport Set STI as destination Airport Get more information about Cibao International Airport
9164.88 miles (265.35 km) NEGregorio Luperón International Airport (POP)San Felipe de Puerto Plata, Dominican RepublicView Gregorio Luperón International Airport on a map View satellite image of Gregorio Luperón International Airport Set POP as destination Airport Get more information about Gregorio Luperón International Airport
10167.85 miles (270.13 km) EHerrera International Airport (HEX)Santo Domingo, Dominican RepublicView Herrera International Airport on a map View satellite image of Herrera International Airport Set HEX as destination Airport Get more information about Herrera International Airport
11167.93 miles (270.26 km) ELa Isabela International Airport (JBQ)La Isabela, Dominican RepublicView La Isabela International Airport on a map View satellite image of La Isabela International Airport Set JBQ as destination Airport Get more information about La Isabela International Airport
12187.35 miles (301.51 km) ELas Américas International Airport (SDQ)Punta Caucedo (near Santo Domingo), Dominican RepublicView Las Américas International Airport on a map View satellite image of Las Américas International Airport Set SDQ as destination Airport Get more information about Las Américas International Airport
13195.34 miles (314.37 km) ENEEl Catey International Airport (AZS)El Catey, Samaná, Dominican RepublicView El Catey International Airport on a map View satellite image of El Catey International Airport Set AZS as destination Airport Get more information about El Catey International Airport
14195.79 miles (315.10 km) NWGustavo Rizo Airport (BCA)Baracoa, CubaView Gustavo Rizo Airport on a map View satellite image of Gustavo Rizo Airport Set BCA as destination Airport Get more information about Gustavo Rizo Airport
15203.14 miles (326.92 km) NNWInagua Airport (IGA)Matthew Town, Great Inagua Island, BahamasView Inagua Airport on a map View satellite image of Inagua Airport Set IGA as destination Airport Get more information about Inagua Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Jacmel Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Jacmel Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,927.37 miles (19,195.19 km) SWRAAF Learmonth (LEA)Exmouth, Western Australia, AustraliaView RAAF Learmonth on a map View satellite image of RAAF Learmonth Set LEA as destination Airport Get more information about RAAF Learmonth
211,890.08 miles (19,135.17 km) WSWBarrow Island Airport (BWB)Barrow Island, Western Australia, AustraliaView Barrow Island Airport on a map View satellite image of Barrow Island Airport Set BWB as destination Airport Get more information about Barrow Island Airport
311,885.36 miles (19,127.58 km) SSEChristmas Island Airport (XCH)Christmas Island, AustraliaView Christmas Island Airport on a map View satellite image of Christmas Island Airport Set XCH as destination Airport Get more information about Christmas Island Airport
411,829.82 miles (19,038.21 km) SWCarnarvon Airport (CVQ)Carnarvon, Western Australia, AustraliaView Carnarvon Airport on a map View satellite image of Carnarvon Airport Set CVQ as destination Airport Get more information about Carnarvon Airport
511,808.04 miles (19,003.15 km) WSWKarratha Airport (KTA)Karratha / Dampier, Western Australia, AustraliaView Karratha Airport on a map View satellite image of Karratha Airport Set KTA as destination Airport Get more information about Karratha Airport
611,779.90 miles (18,957.87 km) SWShark Bay Airport (MJK)Monkey Mia, Western Australia, AustraliaView Shark Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Shark Bay Airport Set MJK as destination Airport Get more information about Shark Bay Airport
711,726.08 miles (18,871.25 km) WSWCoolawanyah Station Airport (COY)Coolawanyah Station, Western Australia, AustraliaView Coolawanyah Station Airport on a map View satellite image of Coolawanyah Station Airport Set COY as destination Airport Get more information about Coolawanyah Station Airport
811,715.24 miles (18,853.81 km) WSWSolomon Airport (SLJ)Karijini National Park, Western Australia, AustraliaView Solomon Airport on a map View satellite image of Solomon Airport Set SLJ as destination Airport Get more information about Solomon Airport
911,696.32 miles (18,823.36 km) STunggul Wulung Airport (CXP)Cilacap, Java Island, IndonesiaView Tunggul Wulung Airport on a map View satellite image of Tunggul Wulung Airport Set CXP as destination Airport Get more information about Tunggul Wulung Airport
1011,696.28 miles (18,823.29 km) WSWTom Price Airport (TPR)Tom Price, Western Australia, AustraliaView Tom Price Airport on a map View satellite image of Tom Price Airport Set TPR as destination Airport Get more information about Tom Price Airport
1111,695.41 miles (18,821.89 km) WSWPort Hedland International Airport (PHE)Port Hedland, Western Australia, AustraliaView Port Hedland International Airport on a map View satellite image of Port Hedland International Airport Set PHE as destination Airport Get more information about Port Hedland International Airport
1211,691.43 miles (18,815.49 km) WSWParaburdoo Airport (PBO)Paraburdoo, Western Australia, AustraliaView Paraburdoo Airport on a map View satellite image of Paraburdoo Airport Set PBO as destination Airport Get more information about Paraburdoo Airport
1311,687.84 miles (18,809.70 km) SSWAdisucipto International Airport (JOG)Yogyakarta, IndonesiaView Adisucipto International Airport on a map View satellite image of Adisucipto International Airport Set JOG as destination Airport Get more information about Adisucipto International Airport
1411,682.31 miles (18,800.80 km) SCibeureum Airfield (TSY)Tasikmalaya, West Java, IndonesiaView Cibeureum Airfield on a map View satellite image of Cibeureum Airfield Set TSY as destination Airport Get more information about Cibeureum Airfield
1511,680.73 miles (18,798.26 km) SPurwokerto / Wirasaba Airport (PWL)Wirasaba, Central Java, IndonesiaView Purwokerto / Wirasaba Airport on a map View satellite image of Purwokerto / Wirasaba Airport Set PWL as destination Airport Get more information about Purwokerto / Wirasaba Airport