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JIB Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: JIB / HDAM
Airport Name: Djibouti–Ambouli International Airport
Location: Djibouti, Djibouti
GPS Coordinates: 11°31'58"N by 43°8'59"E
Area Served: Djibouti City
Airport Type: Joint (civilian and military)
Elevation: 49 feet (15 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Djibouti–Ambouli International Airport (JIB):

  • The closest airport to Djibouti–Ambouli International Airport (JIB) is Moucha Airport (MHI), which is located only 13 miles (21 kilometers) NNE of JIB.
  • BA 188 is a joint forces support establishment, which has numerous support units based there and an anti-aircraft missile section of 8 double-barrelled 20 mm anti-aircraft guns and Mistral firing posts.
  • The furthest airport from Djibouti–Ambouli International Airport (JIB) is Atuona Airport (AUQ), which is nearly antipodal to Djibouti–Ambouli International Airport (meaning Djibouti–Ambouli International Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Atuona Airport), and is located 12,246 miles (19,708 kilometers) away in Atuona, Marquesas Islands, French Polynesia.
  • Djibouti–Ambouli International Airport (JIB) currently has only 1 runway.
  • In the mid-1970s, the airport was enlarged to accommodate more international carriers, with the state-owned Air Djibouti providing regular trips to all major cities.
  • Djibouti–Ambouli International Airport handled 258,877 passengers last year.
  • Because of Djibouti–Ambouli International Airport's relatively low elevation of 49 feet, planes can take off or land at Djibouti–Ambouli 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.

Map of Nearest Airports from Djibouti–Ambouli International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Djibouti–Ambouli International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
113.16 miles (21.17 km) NNEMoucha Airport (MHI)Moucha Island, DjiboutiView Moucha Airport on a map View satellite image of Moucha Airport Set MHI as destination Airport Get more information about Moucha Airport
231.31 miles (50.39 km) NNEObock Airport (OBC)Obock, DjiboutiView Obock Airport on a map View satellite image of Obock Airport Set OBC as destination Airport Get more information about Obock Airport
339.52 miles (63.61 km) SWAli-Sabieh Airport (AII)Ali-Sabieh, DjiboutiView Ali-Sabieh Airport on a map View satellite image of Ali-Sabieh Airport Set AII as destination Airport Get more information about Ali-Sabieh Airport
4109.68 miles (176.51 km) SBorama Airport (BXX)Borama, SomaliaView Borama Airport on a map View satellite image of Borama Airport Set BXX as destination Airport Get more information about Borama Airport
5111.64 miles (179.67 km) NNWAssab International Airport (ASA)Assab, EritreaView Assab International Airport on a map View satellite image of Assab International Airport Set ASA as destination Airport Get more information about Assab International Airport
6144.94 miles (233.25 km) ESEBerbera Airport (BBO)Berbera, SomaliaView Berbera Airport on a map View satellite image of Berbera Airport Set BBO as destination Airport Get more information about Berbera Airport
7153.02 miles (246.26 km) SWilwal International Airport (JIJ)Jijiga, EthiopiaView Wilwal International Airport on a map View satellite image of Wilwal International Airport Set JIJ as destination Airport Get more information about Wilwal International Airport
8153.11 miles (246.41 km) SSEHargeisa Egal International Airport (HGA)Hargeisa, SomaliaView Hargeisa Egal International Airport on a map View satellite image of Hargeisa Egal International Airport Set HGA as destination Airport Get more information about Hargeisa Egal International Airport
9155.32 miles (249.97 km) NEAden International Airport (ADE)Aden, YemenView Aden International Airport on a map View satellite image of Aden International Airport Set ADE as destination Airport Get more information about Aden International Airport
10158.54 miles (255.14 km) SWAba Tenna Dejazmach Yilma International Airport (DIR)Dire Dawa, EthiopiaView Aba Tenna Dejazmach Yilma International Airport on a map View satellite image of Aba Tenna Dejazmach Yilma International Airport Set DIR as destination Airport Get more information about Aba Tenna Dejazmach Yilma International Airport
11163.01 miles (262.34 km) NNETa'izz International Airport (TAI)Ta'izz, YemenView Ta'izz International Airport on a map View satellite image of Ta'izz International Airport Set TAI as destination Airport Get more information about Ta'izz International Airport
12215.30 miles (346.50 km) SEBurao Airport (BUO)Burao, SomaliaView Burao Airport on a map View satellite image of Burao Airport Set BUO as destination Airport Get more information about Burao Airport
13222.79 miles (358.54 km) NHodeida International Airport (HOD)Al Hudaydah (Hodeida), YemenView Hodeida International Airport on a map View satellite image of Hodeida International Airport Set HOD as destination Airport Get more information about Hodeida International Airport
14235.04 miles (378.26 km) WCombolcha Airport (DSE)Dessie / Kombolcha, EthiopiaView Combolcha Airport on a map View satellite image of Combolcha Airport Set DSE as destination Airport Get more information about Combolcha Airport
15278.16 miles (447.65 km) WNWAlula Aba Nega Airport (MQX)Mekelle, Tigray, EthiopiaView Alula Aba Nega Airport on a map View satellite image of Alula Aba Nega Airport Set MQX as destination Airport Get more information about Alula Aba Nega Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Djibouti–Ambouli International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Djibouti–Ambouli International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,245.92 miles (19,707.86 km) SEAtuona Airport (AUQ)Atuona, Marquesas Islands, French PolynesiaView Atuona Airport on a map View satellite image of Atuona Airport Set AUQ as destination Airport Get more information about Atuona Airport
212,035.38 miles (19,369.03 km) SEFangatau Airport (FGU)Fangatau, French PolynesiaView Fangatau Airport on a map View satellite image of Fangatau Airport Set FGU as destination Airport Get more information about Fangatau Airport
311,969.42 miles (19,262.86 km) SPukarua Airport (PUK)Pukarua, Tuamotus, French PolynesiaView Pukarua Airport on a map View satellite image of Pukarua Airport Set PUK as destination Airport Get more information about Pukarua Airport
411,947.16 miles (19,227.05 km) SERaroia Airport (RRR)Raroia, French PolynesiaView Raroia Airport on a map View satellite image of Raroia Airport Set RRR as destination Airport Get more information about Raroia Airport
511,908.55 miles (19,164.90 km) SSEHao Airport (HOI)Hao, Tuamotu Island, French PolynesiaView Hao Airport on a map View satellite image of Hao Airport Set HOI as destination Airport Get more information about Hao Airport
611,886.13 miles (19,128.82 km) SSENukutavake Airport (NUK)Nukutavake, Tuamotus, French PolynesiaView Nukutavake Airport on a map View satellite image of Nukutavake Airport Set NUK as destination Airport Get more information about Nukutavake Airport
711,862.51 miles (19,090.81 km) SEMakemo Airport (MKP)Makemo, French PolynesiaView Makemo Airport on a map View satellite image of Makemo Airport Set MKP as destination Airport Get more information about Makemo Airport
811,788.46 miles (18,971.64 km) STureira Airport (ZTA)Tureia, Tuamotus, French PolynesiaView Tureira Airport on a map View satellite image of Tureira Airport Set ZTA as destination Airport Get more information about Tureira Airport
911,784.47 miles (18,965.22 km) ESEManihi Airport (XMH)Manihi, French PolynesiaView Manihi Airport on a map View satellite image of Manihi Airport Set XMH as destination Airport Get more information about Manihi Airport
1011,772.72 miles (18,946.31 km) ESEAhe Airport (AHE)Ahe, French PolynesiaView Ahe Airport on a map View satellite image of Ahe Airport Set AHE as destination Airport Get more information about Ahe Airport
1111,768.55 miles (18,939.60 km) ESEFakarava Airport (FAV)Fakarava, Society Islands, French PolynesiaView Fakarava Airport on a map View satellite image of Fakarava Airport Set FAV as destination Airport Get more information about Fakarava Airport
1211,736.56 miles (18,888.11 km) ESEApataki Airport (APK)Apataki, French PolynesiaView Apataki Airport on a map View satellite image of Apataki Airport Set APK as destination Airport Get more information about Apataki Airport
1311,731.91 miles (18,880.63 km) ESEArutua Airport (AXR)Arutua, Tuamotus, French PolynesiaView Arutua Airport on a map View satellite image of Arutua Airport Set AXR as destination Airport Get more information about Arutua Airport
1411,731.80 miles (18,880.46 km) SEAnaa Airport (AAA)Anaa, Tuamotus, French PolynesiaView Anaa Airport on a map View satellite image of Anaa Airport Set AAA as destination Airport Get more information about Anaa Airport
1511,628.26 miles (18,713.83 km) STotegegie Airport (GMR)Mangareva, Gambier Islands, French PolynesiaView Totegegie Airport on a map View satellite image of Totegegie Airport Set GMR as destination Airport Get more information about Totegegie Airport