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KNS Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: KNS / YKII
Airport Name: King Island Airport
Location: Currie, Tasmania, Australia
GPS Coordinates: 39°52'38"S by 143°52'41"E
Area Served: King Island
Operator/Owner: King Island Council
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 132 feet (40 meters)
# of Runways: 3
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Facts about King Island Airport (KNS):

  • Because of King Island Airport's relatively low elevation of 132 feet, planes can take off or land at King Island 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 King Island Airport (KNS) is Corvo Airport (CVU), which is nearly antipodal to King Island Airport (meaning King Island Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Corvo Airport), and is located 12,170 miles (19,586 kilometers) away in Corvo Island, Azores, Portugal.
  • The closest airport to King Island Airport (KNS) is Smithton Airport (SIO), which is located 92 miles (148 kilometers) SE of KNS.
  • King Island Airport (KNS) has 3 runways.

Map of Nearest Airports from King Island Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from King Island Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
191.66 miles (147.51 km) SESmithton Airport (SIO)Smithton, Tasmania, AustraliaView Smithton Airport on a map View satellite image of Smithton Airport Set SIO as destination Airport Get more information about Smithton Airport
2116.74 miles (187.87 km) NNEGeelong Airport (GEX)Grovedale, Victoria, AustraliaView Geelong Airport on a map View satellite image of Geelong Airport Set GEX as destination Airport Get more information about Geelong Airport
3124.48 miles (200.33 km) SEBurnie Airport (BWT)Burnie, Tasmania, AustraliaView Burnie Airport on a map View satellite image of Burnie Airport Set BWT as destination Airport Get more information about Burnie Airport
4127.99 miles (205.98 km) NAvalon Airport (AVV)Avalon, Victoria, AustraliaView Avalon Airport on a map View satellite image of Avalon Airport Set AVV as destination Airport Get more information about Avalon Airport
5133.59 miles (214.98 km) NWWarrnambool Airport (WMB)Warrnambool, Victoria, AustraliaView Warrnambool Airport on a map View satellite image of Warrnambool Airport Set WMB as destination Airport Get more information about Warrnambool Airport
6146.94 miles (236.47 km) NNEMoorabbin Harry Hawker Airport (MBW)Moorabbin, Victoria, AustraliaView Moorabbin Harry Hawker Airport on a map View satellite image of Moorabbin Harry Hawker Airport Set MBW as destination Airport Get more information about Moorabbin Harry Hawker Airport
7158.41 miles (254.93 km) NNEEssendon Airport (MEB)Melbourne, Victoria, AustraliaView Essendon Airport on a map View satellite image of Essendon Airport Set MEB as destination Airport Get more information about Essendon Airport
8160.92 miles (258.97 km) NNEMelbourne Airport (MEL)Melbourne, Victoria, AustraliaView Melbourne Airport on a map View satellite image of Melbourne Airport Set MEL as destination Airport Get more information about Melbourne Airport
9161.03 miles (259.16 km) SEDevonport Airport (DPO)Devonport, Tasmania, AustraliaView Devonport Airport on a map View satellite image of Devonport Airport Set DPO as destination Airport Get more information about Devonport Airport
10168.13 miles (270.57 km) NWPortland Airport (PTJ)Portland, Victoria, AustraliaView Portland Airport on a map View satellite image of Portland Airport Set PTJ as destination Airport Get more information about Portland Airport
11176.42 miles (283.93 km) ESEGeorge Town Aerodrome (GEE)George Town, Tasmania, AustraliaView George Town Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of George Town Aerodrome Set GEE as destination Airport Get more information about George Town Aerodrome
12182.38 miles (293.51 km) NNWHamilton Airport (HLT)Hamilton, Victoria, AustraliaView Hamilton Airport on a map View satellite image of Hamilton Airport Set HLT as destination Airport Get more information about Hamilton Airport
13183.79 miles (295.78 km) NNWArarat Airport (ARY)Ararat, Victoria, AustraliaView Ararat Airport on a map View satellite image of Ararat Airport Set ARY as destination Airport Get more information about Ararat Airport
14209.29 miles (336.82 km) SELaunceston Airport (LST)Launceston, Tasmania, AustraliaView Launceston Airport on a map View satellite image of Launceston Airport Set LST as destination Airport Get more information about Launceston Airport
15218.19 miles (351.15 km) NBendigo Airport (BXG)Bendigo, Victoria, AustraliaView Bendigo Airport on a map View satellite image of Bendigo Airport Set BXG as destination Airport Get more information about Bendigo Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from King Island Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from King Island Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,170.46 miles (19,586.41 km) WCorvo Airport (CVU)Corvo Island, Azores, PortugalView Corvo Airport on a map View satellite image of Corvo Airport Set CVU as destination Airport Get more information about Corvo Airport
212,169.89 miles (19,585.49 km) WFlores Airport (FLW)Flores Island, Azores, PortugalView Flores Airport on a map View satellite image of Flores Airport Set FLW as destination Airport Get more information about Flores Airport
312,029.48 miles (19,359.52 km) WHorta International Airport (HOR)Horta, Azores, PortugalView Horta International Airport on a map View satellite image of Horta International Airport Set HOR as destination Airport Get more information about Horta International Airport
412,015.77 miles (19,337.46 km) WPico Airport (PIX)Pico Island, Azores, PortugalView Pico Airport on a map View satellite image of Pico Airport Set PIX as destination Airport Get more information about Pico Airport
512,001.99 miles (19,315.28 km) WGraciosa Airport (GRW)Graciosa Island, Azores, PortugalView Graciosa Airport on a map View satellite image of Graciosa Airport Set GRW as destination Airport Get more information about Graciosa Airport
611,948.19 miles (19,228.70 km) WLajes Air Base (TER)Lajes, Azores, PortugalView Lajes Air Base on a map View satellite image of Lajes Air Base Set TER as destination Airport Get more information about Lajes Air Base
711,856.89 miles (19,081.77 km) WNWJoão Paulo II Airport (PDL)Ponta Delgada, Azores, PortugalView João Paulo II Airport on a map View satellite image of João Paulo II Airport Set PDL as destination Airport Get more information about João Paulo II Airport
811,811.53 miles (19,008.77 km) WNWSanta Maria Airport (SMA)Santa Maria, PortugalView Santa Maria Airport on a map View satellite image of Santa Maria Airport Set SMA as destination Airport Get more information about Santa Maria Airport
911,452.49 miles (18,430.96 km) NESt. John's International Airport (YYT)St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, CanadaView St. John's International Airport on a map View satellite image of St. John's International Airport Set YYT as destination Airport Get more information about St. John's International Airport
1011,336.53 miles (18,244.33 km) NEGander International Airport (YQX)Gander, Newfoundland, CanadaView Gander International Airport on a map View satellite image of Gander International Airport Set YQX as destination Airport Get more information about Gander International Airport
1111,326.40 miles (18,228.03 km) ENESaint-Pierre Airport (FSP)Saint-Pierre, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, FranceView Saint-Pierre Airport on a map View satellite image of Saint-Pierre Airport Set FSP as destination Airport Get more information about Saint-Pierre Airport
1211,309.70 miles (18,201.15 km) ENEMiquelon Airport (MQC)Miquelon, Saint Pierre and MiquelonView Miquelon Airport on a map View satellite image of Miquelon Airport Set MQC as destination Airport Get more information about Miquelon Airport
1311,253.96 miles (18,111.45 km) WNWMadeira Airport (FNC)Funchal, Madeira, PortugalView Madeira Airport on a map View satellite image of Madeira Airport Set FNC as destination Airport Get more information about Madeira Airport
1411,245.19 miles (18,097.34 km) WNWPorto Santo Airport (PXO)Porto Santo, Madeira, PortugalView Porto Santo Airport on a map View satellite image of Porto Santo Airport Set PXO as destination Airport Get more information about Porto Santo Airport
1511,213.12 miles (18,045.73 km) NEDeer Lake Regional Airport (YDF)Deer Lake, Newfoundland and Labrador, CanadaView Deer Lake Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Deer Lake Regional Airport Set YDF as destination Airport Get more information about Deer Lake Regional Airport