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KGS Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: KGS / LGKO
Airport Names:
  1. Kos Island International Airport, Hippocrates
  2. Κρατικός Αερολιμένας Κω, Ιπποκράτης
Location: Kos Island, Greece
GPS Coordinates: 36°47'36"N by 27°5'30"E
Area Served: Kos Island
Operator/Owner: Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 409 feet (125 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Kos Island International Airport, Hippocrates (KGS):

  • Kos Island International Airport, Hippocrates (KGS) currently has only 1 runway.
  • Because of Kos Island International Airport, Hippocrates's relatively low elevation of 409 feet, planes can take off or land at Kos Island International Airport, Hippocrates 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 Kos Island International Airport, Hippocrates (KGS) is Leros Municipal Airport (LRS), which is located 31 miles (51 kilometers) NNW of KGS.
  • In addition to being known as "Kos Island International Airport, Hippocrates", another name for KGS is "Κρατικός Αερολιμένας Κω, Ιπποκράτης".
  • The furthest airport from Kos Island International Airport, Hippocrates (KGS) is Rurutu Airport (RUR), which is located 11,440 miles (18,411 kilometers) away in Rurutu, French Polynesia.

Map of Nearest Airports from Kos Island International Airport, Hippocrates:

List of Nearest Airports from Kos Island International Airport, Hippocrates:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
131.46 miles (50.63 km) NNWLeros Municipal Airport (LRS)Leros, GreeceView Leros Municipal Airport on a map Set LRS as destination Airport Get more information about Leros Municipal Airport
239.91 miles (64.23 km) NEImsik Airport (BXN)Bodrum, TurkeyView Imsik Airport on a map Set BXN as destination Airport Get more information about Imsik Airport
342.32 miles (68.10 km) WSWAstypalaia Island National Airport (JTY)Astypalaia Island, GreeceView Astypalaia Island National Airport on a map Set JTY as destination Airport Get more information about Astypalaia Island National Airport
444.67 miles (71.89 km) NEMilas–Bodrum Airport (BJV)Muğla, TurkeyView Milas–Bodrum Airport on a map Set BJV as destination Airport Get more information about Milas–Bodrum Airport
561.33 miles (98.70 km) ESERhodes International Airport Diagoras (RHO)Rhodes, GreeceView Rhodes International Airport Diagoras on a map Set RHO as destination Airport Get more information about Rhodes International Airport Diagoras
662.74 miles (100.97 km) NSamos International Airport Aristarchos of Samos (SMI)Samos Island, GreeceView Samos International Airport Aristarchos of Samos on a map Set SMI as destination Airport Get more information about Samos International Airport Aristarchos of Samos
773.85 miles (118.85 km) NNWIkaria Island National Airport (JIK)Ikaria, GreeceView Ikaria Island National Airport on a map Set JIK as destination Airport Get more information about Ikaria Island National Airport
893.49 miles (150.46 km) WSWSantorini National Airport (JTR)Santorini, Thira, GreeceView Santorini National Airport on a map Set JTR as destination Airport Get more information about Santorini National Airport
994.33 miles (151.80 km) EDalaman International Airport (DLM)Muğla, TurkeyView Dalaman International Airport on a map Set DLM as destination Airport Get more information about Dalaman International Airport
1094.90 miles (152.73 km) SKarpathos Island National Airport (AOK)Karpathos, GreeceView Karpathos Island National Airport on a map Set AOK as destination Airport Get more information about Karpathos Island National Airport
1195.34 miles (153.43 km) SKasos Island Public Airport (KSJ)Kasos Island, GreeceView Kasos Island Public Airport on a map Set KSJ as destination Airport Get more information about Kasos Island Public Airport
1297.24 miles (156.48 km) WNWNaxos Island National Airport (JNX)Naxos Island, GreeceView Naxos Island National Airport on a map Set JNX as destination Airport Get more information about Naxos Island National Airport
13103.41 miles (166.42 km) Nİzmir Adnan Menderes Airport (ADB)İzmir, TurkeyView İzmir Adnan Menderes Airport on a map Set ADB as destination Airport Get more information about İzmir Adnan Menderes Airport
14105.80 miles (170.27 km) WNWMykonos Island National Airport (JMK)Mykonos Island, GreeceView Mykonos Island National Airport on a map Set JMK as destination Airport Get more information about Mykonos Island National Airport
15109.53 miles (176.27 km) WParos National Airport (PAS)Paros, GreeceView Paros National Airport on a map Set PAS as destination Airport Get more information about Paros National Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Kos Island International Airport, Hippocrates:

List of Furthest Airports from Kos Island International Airport, Hippocrates:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,440.25 miles (18,411.25 km) SRurutu Airport (RUR)Rurutu, French PolynesiaView Rurutu Airport on a map Set RUR as destination Airport Get more information about Rurutu Airport
211,364.83 miles (18,289.88 km) SSEMangaia Island Airport (MGS)Mangaia Island, Cook IslandsView Mangaia Island Airport on a map Set MGS as destination Airport Get more information about Mangaia Island Airport
311,282.68 miles (18,157.67 km) SSERarotonga International Airport (RAR)Avarua, Cook IslandsView Rarotonga International Airport on a map Set RAR as destination Airport Get more information about Rarotonga International Airport
411,255.22 miles (18,113.48 km) SSEAkatoka Manava Airport (Mauke Airport) (MUK)Mauke Island, Cook IslandsView Akatoka Manava Airport (Mauke Airport) on a map Set MUK as destination Airport Get more information about Akatoka Manava Airport (Mauke Airport)
511,230.34 miles (18,073.44 km) SSEMitiaro Island Airport (MOI)Mitiaro Island, Cook IslandsView Mitiaro Island Airport on a map Set MOI as destination Airport Get more information about Mitiaro Island Airport
611,110.30 miles (17,880.24 km) ESEChatham Islands (CHT)Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New ZealandView Chatham Islands on a map Set CHT as destination Airport Get more information about Chatham Islands
711,092.57 miles (17,851.72 km) SFa'a'ā International Airport (PPT)Papeete, Tahiti, French PolynesiaView Fa'a'ā International Airport on a map Set PPT as destination Airport Get more information about Fa'a'ā International Airport
811,089.31 miles (17,846.47 km) SMoorea Airport (MOZ)Moorea, Windward Islands, French PolynesiaView Moorea Airport on a map Set MOZ as destination Airport Get more information about Moorea Airport
911,042.82 miles (17,771.65 km) SHuahine – Fare Airport (HUH)Huahine, Society Islands, French PolynesiaView Huahine – Fare Airport on a map Set HUH as destination Airport Get more information about Huahine – Fare Airport
1011,033.36 miles (17,756.43 km) SWTureira Airport (ZTA)Tureia, Tuamotus, French PolynesiaView Tureira Airport on a map Set ZTA as destination Airport Get more information about Tureira Airport
1111,028.99 miles (17,749.40 km) SBora Bora Airport (BOB)Bora Bora, French PolynesiaView Bora Bora Airport on a map Set BOB as destination Airport Get more information about Bora Bora Airport
1211,028.99 miles (17,749.39 km) SMaupiti Airport (MAU)Maupiti, Leeward Islands, French PolynesiaView Maupiti Airport on a map Set MAU as destination Airport Get more information about Maupiti Airport
1311,019.63 miles (17,734.33 km) SSWAnaa Airport (AAA)Anaa, Tuamotus, French PolynesiaView Anaa Airport on a map Set AAA as destination Airport Get more information about Anaa Airport
1411,005.68 miles (17,711.88 km) SWTotegegie Airport (GMR)Mangareva, Gambier Islands, French PolynesiaView Totegegie Airport on a map Set GMR as destination Airport Get more information about Totegegie Airport
1510,955.25 miles (17,630.72 km) SWNukutavake Airport (NUK)Nukutavake, Tuamotus, French PolynesiaView Nukutavake Airport on a map Set NUK as destination Airport Get more information about Nukutavake Airport