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KEP Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: KEP / VNNG
Airport Name: Nepalgunj Airport
Location: Nepalgunj, Nepal
GPS Coordinates: 28°6'12"N by 81°40'0"E
Area Served: Nepalgunj, Nepal
Operator/Owner: Government
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 540 feet (165 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Nepalgunj Airport (KEP):

  • Recently, the Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal has permitted Flying Dragon Airlines, a joint venture company of Nepal and China, to operate remote areas of mid - and far - western development region with operating base at this airport.
  • Because of Nepalgunj Airport's relatively low elevation of 540 feet, planes can take off or land at Nepalgunj 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 closest airport to Nepalgunj Airport (KEP) is Chaurjahari Rukumkot Airport (RUK), which is located 48 miles (78 kilometers) NE of KEP.
  • The furthest airport from Nepalgunj Airport (KEP) is Mataveri International Airport (IPC), which is located 11,755 miles (18,918 kilometers) away in Easter Island, Chile.
  • Nepalgunj Airport (KEP) currently has only 1 runway.

Map of Nearest Airports from Nepalgunj Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Nepalgunj Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
148.34 miles (77.79 km) NEChaurjahari Rukumkot Airport (RUK)Rukumkot, NepalView Chaurjahari Rukumkot Airport on a map Set RUK as destination Airport Get more information about Chaurjahari Rukumkot Airport
282.69 miles (133.08 km) NNWSanphebagar Airport (FEB)Sanfebagar, NepalView Sanphebagar Airport on a map Set FEB as destination Airport Get more information about Sanphebagar Airport
386.96 miles (139.95 km) NNEJumla Airport (JUM)Jumla, NepalView Jumla Airport on a map Set JUM as destination Airport Get more information about Jumla Airport
492.77 miles (149.30 km) NEDolpa Airport (DOP)Dolpa, NepalView Dolpa Airport on a map Set DOP as destination Airport Get more information about Dolpa Airport
596.48 miles (155.27 km) NBajura Airport (BJU)Bajura, NepalView Bajura Airport on a map Set BJU as destination Airport Get more information about Bajura Airport
6103.37 miles (166.35 km) NNWBajhang Airport (BJH)Bajhang, NepalView Bajhang Airport on a map Set BJH as destination Airport Get more information about Bajhang Airport
7104.41 miles (168.04 km) SSWChaudhary Charan Singh International Airport (LKO)Lucknow, IndiaView Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport on a map Set LKO as destination Airport Get more information about Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport
8109.67 miles (176.50 km) WNWMahendranagar Airport (XMG)Mahendranagar, Mahakali, NepalView Mahendranagar Airport on a map Set XMG as destination Airport Get more information about Mahendranagar Airport
9114.61 miles (184.44 km) ESEGautam Buddha Airport Bhairahawa Airport (BWA)Bhairawa, NepalView Gautam Buddha Airport Bhairahawa Airport on a map Set BWA as destination Airport Get more information about Gautam Buddha Airport Bhairahawa Airport
10129.36 miles (208.18 km) NSimikot Airport (IMK)Simikot, NepalView Simikot Airport on a map Set IMK as destination Airport Get more information about Simikot Airport
11132.27 miles (212.87 km) EChaurjhari Airport (HRJ)Chaurjhari, NepalView Chaurjhari Airport on a map Set HRJ as destination Airport Get more information about Chaurjhari Airport
12133.39 miles (214.67 km) ENEJomsom Airport (JMO)Jomsom, NepalView Jomsom Airport on a map Set JMO as destination Airport Get more information about Jomsom Airport
13140.53 miles (226.16 km) SSWKanpur Airport कानपुर हवाई अड्डा کان پور ہوائی اڈا (KNU)Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, IndiaView Kanpur Airport कानपुर हवाई अड्डा کان پور ہوائی اڈا on a map Set KNU as destination Airport Get more information about Kanpur Airport कानपुर हवाई अड्डा کان پور ہوائی اڈا
14141.19 miles (227.22 km) EPokhara Airport (PKR)Pokhara, NepalView Pokhara Airport on a map Set PKR as destination Airport Get more information about Pokhara Airport
15144.34 miles (232.29 km) SEGorakhpur Airport (GOP)Gorakhpur, IndiaView Gorakhpur Airport on a map Set GOP as destination Airport Get more information about Gorakhpur Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Nepalgunj Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Nepalgunj Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,755.19 miles (18,918.10 km) EMataveri International Airport (IPC)Easter Island, ChileView Mataveri International Airport on a map Set IPC as destination Airport Get more information about Mataveri International Airport
210,852.27 miles (17,465.00 km) WSWCarriel Sur International Airport (CCP)Concepción, Bío Bío Region, ChileView Carriel Sur International Airport on a map Set CCP as destination Airport Get more information about Carriel Sur International Airport
310,808.53 miles (17,394.60 km) WSWViña del Mar Airport (KNA)Viña del Mar, ChileView Viña del Mar Airport on a map Set KNA as destination Airport Get more information about Viña del Mar Airport
410,808.37 miles (17,394.35 km) WSWLa Unión Airport (LUI)La Unión, Honduras[disambiguation needed]View La Unión Airport on a map Set LUI as destination Airport Get more information about La Unión Airport
510,800.05 miles (17,380.95 km) WSWGeneral Bernardo O'Higgins Airport (YAI)Chillán, Ñuble, ChileView General Bernardo O'Higgins Airport on a map Set YAI as destination Airport Get more information about General Bernardo O'Higgins Airport
610,796.27 miles (17,374.87 km) WLa Florida Airport (LSC)La Serena, ChileView La Florida Airport on a map Set LSC as destination Airport Get more information about La Florida Airport
710,791.67 miles (17,367.46 km) SWPichoy Airport (ZAL)Valdivia, ChileView Pichoy Airport on a map Set ZAL as destination Airport Get more information about Pichoy Airport
810,790.00 miles (17,364.77 km) WSWMaquehue Airport (ZCO)Temuco, Araucanía, ChileView Maquehue Airport on a map Set ZCO as destination Airport Get more information about Maquehue Airport
910,786.35 miles (17,358.91 km) WSWVictoria Airport (ZIC)Victoria, Araucanía, ChileView Victoria Airport on a map Set ZIC as destination Airport Get more information about Victoria Airport
1010,765.96 miles (17,326.08 km) WSWComodoro Arturo Merino Benítez International Airport (SCL)Santiago, ChileView Comodoro Arturo Merino Benítez International Airport on a map Set SCL as destination Airport Get more information about Comodoro Arturo Merino Benítez International Airport
1110,765.26 miles (17,324.96 km) SWCañal Bajo Carlos Hott Siebert Airport (ZOS)Osorno, ChileView Cañal Bajo Carlos Hott Siebert Airport on a map Set ZOS as destination Airport Get more information about Cañal Bajo Carlos Hott Siebert Airport
1210,762.13 miles (17,319.92 km) SWPupelde Airfield (ZUD)Ancud, Los Lagos Region, ChileView Pupelde Airfield on a map Set ZUD as destination Airport Get more information about Pupelde Airfield
1310,751.00 miles (17,302.01 km) SWFrutillar Airport (FRT)Frutillar, ChileView Frutillar Airport on a map Set FRT as destination Airport Get more information about Frutillar Airport
1410,744.63 miles (17,291.77 km) SWMocopulli Airport (MHC)Castro, Los Lagos, ChileView Mocopulli Airport on a map Set MHC as destination Airport Get more information about Mocopulli Airport
1510,743.52 miles (17,289.98 km) SWEl Tepual International Airport (PMC)Puerto Montt, ChileView El Tepual International Airport on a map Set PMC as destination Airport Get more information about El Tepual International Airport