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KAO Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: KAO / EFKS
Airport Names:
  1. Kuusamo Airport
  2. Kuusamon lentoasema
Location: Kuusamo, Finland
GPS Coordinates: 65°59'25"N by 29°13'54"E
Area Served: Kuusamo, Finland
Operator/Owner: Finavia
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 866 feet (264 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Kuusamo Airport (KAO):

  • In addition to being known as "Kuusamo Airport", another name for KAO is "Kuusamon lentoasema".
  • Because of Kuusamo Airport's relatively low elevation of 866 feet, planes can take off or land at Kuusamo 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 Kuusamo Airport (KAO) is Chatham Islands (CHT), which is located 10,624 miles (17,098 kilometers) away in Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New Zealand.
  • Kuusamo Airport handled 82,497 passengers last year.
  • Kuusamo Airport (KAO) currently has only 1 runway.
  • The closest airport to Kuusamo Airport (KAO) is Rovaniemi Airport (RVN), which is located 102 miles (165 kilometers) WNW of KAO.

Map of Nearest Airports from Kuusamo Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Kuusamo Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
1102.44 miles (164.86 km) WNWRovaniemi Airport (RVN)Rovaniemi, FinlandView Rovaniemi Airport on a map View satellite image of Rovaniemi Airport Set RVN as destination Airport Get more information about Rovaniemi Airport
2126.12 miles (202.97 km) SSWKajaani Airport (KAJ)Kajaani, FinlandView Kajaani Airport on a map View satellite image of Kajaani Airport Set KAJ as destination Airport Get more information about Kajaani Airport
3131.97 miles (212.38 km) WKemi-Tornio Airport (KEM)Kemi / Tornio, FinlandView Kemi-Tornio Airport on a map View satellite image of Kemi-Tornio Airport Set KEM as destination Airport Get more information about Kemi-Tornio Airport
4133.19 miles (214.35 km) WSWOulu Airport (OUL)Oulu, FinlandView Oulu Airport on a map View satellite image of Oulu Airport Set OUL as destination Airport Get more information about Oulu Airport
5156.46 miles (251.79 km) NEKirovsk-Apatity Airport Аэропорт Кировск/Апатиты (KVK)Kirovsk / Apatity, Murmansk Oblast, RussiaView Kirovsk-Apatity Airport Аэропорт Кировск/Апатиты on a map View satellite image of Kirovsk-Apatity Airport Аэропорт Кировск/Апатиты Set KVK as destination Airport Get more information about Kirovsk-Apatity Airport Аэропорт Кировск/Апатиты
6167.61 miles (269.75 km) NWKittilä Airport (KTT)Kittilä, FinlandView Kittilä Airport on a map View satellite image of Kittilä Airport Set KTT as destination Airport Get more information about Kittilä Airport
7187.42 miles (301.62 km) NNWIvalo Airport (IVL)Ivalo, FinlandView Ivalo Airport on a map View satellite image of Ivalo Airport Set IVL as destination Airport Get more information about Ivalo Airport
8187.46 miles (301.69 km) SWYlivieska Airfield (YLI)Ylivieska, FinlandView Ylivieska Airfield on a map View satellite image of Ylivieska Airfield Set YLI as destination Airport Get more information about Ylivieska Airfield
9197.57 miles (317.95 km) ESESolovki (CSH)Solovetsky Islands, RussiaView Solovki on a map View satellite image of Solovki Set CSH as destination Airport Get more information about Solovki
10203.87 miles (328.09 km) WLuleå Airport (LLA)Luleå, SwedenView Luleå Airport on a map View satellite image of Luleå Airport Set LLA as destination Airport Get more information about Luleå Airport
11210.39 miles (338.59 km) SSWKuopio Airport (KUO)Kuopio / Siilinjärvi, FinlandView Kuopio Airport on a map View satellite image of Kuopio Airport Set KUO as destination Airport Get more information about Kuopio Airport
12214.44 miles (345.11 km) NNEMurmansk Airport (MMK)Murmansk, RussiaView Murmansk Airport on a map View satellite image of Murmansk Airport Set MMK as destination Airport Get more information about Murmansk Airport
13225.89 miles (363.54 km) NWEnontekiö Airport (ENF)Enontekiö, FinlandView Enontekiö Airport on a map View satellite image of Enontekiö Airport Set ENF as destination Airport Get more information about Enontekiö Airport
14230.48 miles (370.91 km) SJoensuu Airport (JOE)Joensuu, FinlandView Joensuu Airport on a map View satellite image of Joensuu Airport Set JOE as destination Airport Get more information about Joensuu Airport
15237.72 miles (382.57 km) SWKokkola-Pietarsaari Airport (KOK)Kokkola / Jakobstad, FinlandView Kokkola-Pietarsaari Airport on a map View satellite image of Kokkola-Pietarsaari Airport Set KOK as destination Airport Get more information about Kokkola-Pietarsaari Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Kuusamo Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Kuusamo Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
110,624.04 miles (17,097.69 km) SEChatham Islands (CHT)Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New ZealandView Chatham Islands on a map View satellite image of Chatham Islands Set CHT as destination Airport Get more information about Chatham Islands
210,447.61 miles (16,813.76 km) ESERyan's Creek Aerodrome (SZS)Stewart Island, New ZealandView Ryan's Creek Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Ryan's Creek Aerodrome Set SZS as destination Airport Get more information about Ryan's Creek Aerodrome
310,445.58 miles (16,810.49 km) ESEDunedin International Airport (DUD)Dunedin, Otago, New ZealandView Dunedin International Airport on a map View satellite image of Dunedin International Airport Set DUD as destination Airport Get more information about Dunedin International Airport
410,425.04 miles (16,777.44 km) ESEInvercargill Airport (IVC)Invercargill, New ZealandView Invercargill Airport on a map View satellite image of Invercargill Airport Set IVC as destination Airport Get more information about Invercargill Airport
510,411.51 miles (16,755.65 km) ESEOamaru Airport (OAM)Oamaru, North Otago, New ZealandView Oamaru Airport on a map View satellite image of Oamaru Airport Set OAM as destination Airport Get more information about Oamaru Airport
610,382.47 miles (16,708.92 km) ESEAlexandra Aerodrome (ALR)Alexandra, New ZealandView Alexandra Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Alexandra Aerodrome Set ALR as destination Airport Get more information about Alexandra Aerodrome
710,375.40 miles (16,697.55 km) ESERichard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) (TIU)Timaru, New ZealandView Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) on a map View satellite image of Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) Set TIU as destination Airport Get more information about Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport)
810,365.64 miles (16,681.85 km) ESEAshburton Aerodrome (ASG)Ashburton, New ZealandView Ashburton Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Ashburton Aerodrome Set ASG as destination Airport Get more information about Ashburton Aerodrome
910,358.73 miles (16,670.71 km) ESEChristchurch International Airport (CHC)Christchurch, New ZealandView Christchurch International Airport on a map View satellite image of Christchurch International Airport Set CHC as destination Airport Get more information about Christchurch International Airport
1010,355.00 miles (16,664.72 km) ESEQueenstown Airport (ZQN)Queenstown, New ZealandView Queenstown Airport on a map View satellite image of Queenstown Airport Set ZQN as destination Airport Get more information about Queenstown Airport
1110,350.40 miles (16,657.31 km) ESEWanaka Airport (WKA)Wanaka, New ZealandView Wanaka Airport on a map View satellite image of Wanaka Airport Set WKA as destination Airport Get more information about Wanaka Airport
1210,324.33 miles (16,615.36 km) ESEGlentanner Aerodrome (GTN)Mount Cook, New ZealandView Glentanner Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Glentanner Aerodrome Set GTN as destination Airport Get more information about Glentanner Aerodrome
1310,319.72 miles (16,607.94 km) ESEKaikoura Aerodrome (KBZ)Kaikoura, New ZealandView Kaikoura Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Kaikoura Aerodrome Set KBZ as destination Airport Get more information about Kaikoura Aerodrome
1410,316.17 miles (16,602.23 km) ESEMount Cook Airport (MON)Mount Cook, New ZealandView Mount Cook Airport on a map View satellite image of Mount Cook Airport Set MON as destination Airport Get more information about Mount Cook Airport
1510,313.55 miles (16,598.00 km) ESEMilford Sound Airport (MFN)Milford Sound, New ZealandView Milford Sound Airport on a map View satellite image of Milford Sound Airport Set MFN as destination Airport Get more information about Milford Sound Airport