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MBJ Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: MBJ / MKJS
Airport Name: Sangster International Airport
Location: Montego Bay, Jamaica
GPS Coordinates: 18°30'12"N by 77°54'47"W
Area Served: Montego Bay, Jamaica
Operator/Owner: MBJ Airports Ltd.
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 4 feet (1 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Sangster International Airport (MBJ):

  • The furthest airport from Sangster International Airport (MBJ) is Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport (CCK), which is located 11,877 miles (19,115 kilometers) away in Cocos Islands, Australia.
  • In 2006, there was a change in management at the airport following the change in the consortium that operates this facility.
  • The airport is the busiest airport in the English-speaking Caribbean.
  • Sangster International Airport (MBJ) currently has only 1 runway.
  • Sangster is run by a consortium called MBJ Airports Limited.
  • Because of Sangster International Airport's relatively low elevation of 4 feet, planes can take off or land at Sangster 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.
  • Sangster International Airport handled 3,381,490 passengers last year.
  • The closest airport to Sangster International Airport (MBJ) is Negril Aerodrome (NEG), which is located 30 miles (48 kilometers) WSW of MBJ.

Map of Nearest Airports from Sangster International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Sangster International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
130.07 miles (48.39 km) WSWNegril Aerodrome (NEG)Negril, JamaicaView Negril Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Negril Aerodrome Set NEG as destination Airport Get more information about Negril Aerodrome
262.28 miles (100.23 km) EIan Fleming International Airport (OCJ)Ocho Rios, JamaicaView Ian Fleming International Airport on a map View satellite image of Ian Fleming International Airport Set OCJ as destination Airport Get more information about Ian Fleming International Airport
379.85 miles (128.51 km) ESETinson Pen Aerodrome (KTP)Kingston, Jamaica, JamaicaView Tinson Pen Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Tinson Pen Aerodrome Set KTP as destination Airport Get more information about Tinson Pen Aerodrome
483.66 miles (134.64 km) ESENorman Manley International Airport (KIN)Kingston, JamaicaView Norman Manley International Airport on a map View satellite image of Norman Manley International Airport Set KIN as destination Airport Get more information about Norman Manley International Airport
592.85 miles (149.42 km) ESEKen Jones Aerodrome (POT)Port Antonio, JamaicaView Ken Jones Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Ken Jones Aerodrome Set POT as destination Airport Get more information about Ken Jones Aerodrome
6134.60 miles (216.62 km) NNESierra Maestra Airport (MZO)Manzanillo, CubaView Sierra Maestra Airport on a map View satellite image of Sierra Maestra Airport Set MZO as destination Airport Get more information about Sierra Maestra Airport
7152.38 miles (245.23 km) WNWSir Charles Kirkconnell International Airport (CYB)Cayman Brac, Cayman IslandsView Sir Charles Kirkconnell International Airport on a map View satellite image of Sir Charles Kirkconnell International Airport Set CYB as destination Airport Get more information about Sir Charles Kirkconnell International Airport
8155.52 miles (250.29 km) NNECarlos Manuel de Céspedes Airport (BYM)Bayamo, CubaView Carlos Manuel de Céspedes Airport on a map View satellite image of Carlos Manuel de Céspedes Airport Set BYM as destination Airport Get more information about Carlos Manuel de Céspedes Airport
9162.88 miles (262.13 km) WNWEdward Bodden Airfield - Little Cayman (LYB)Little Cayman, Cayman IslandsView Edward Bodden Airfield - Little Cayman on a map View satellite image of Edward Bodden Airfield - Little Cayman Set LYB as destination Airport Get more information about Edward Bodden Airfield - Little Cayman
10169.22 miles (272.34 km) NEAntonio Maceo Airport (SCU)Santiago, CubaView Antonio Maceo Airport on a map View satellite image of Antonio Maceo Airport Set SCU as destination Airport Get more information about Antonio Maceo Airport
11188.88 miles (303.97 km) NNEFrank País International Airport (HOG)Holguín, CubaView Frank País International Airport on a map View satellite image of Frank País International Airport Set HOG as destination Airport Get more information about Frank País International Airport
12201.57 miles (324.39 km) NIgnacio Agramonte International Airport (CMW)Camagüey, CubaView Ignacio Agramonte International Airport on a map View satellite image of Ignacio Agramonte International Airport Set CMW as destination Airport Get more information about Ignacio Agramonte International Airport
13204.49 miles (329.09 km) ENEUnited States Naval Station Guantanamo Bay (NBW)Guantanamo Bay, CubaView United States Naval Station Guantanamo Bay on a map View satellite image of United States Naval Station Guantanamo Bay Set NBW as destination Airport Get more information about United States Naval Station Guantanamo Bay
14210.29 miles (338.43 km) ENEMariana Grajales Airport (GAO)Guantánamo, CubaView Mariana Grajales Airport on a map View satellite image of Mariana Grajales Airport Set GAO as destination Airport Get more information about Mariana Grajales Airport
15212.86 miles (342.56 km) NEPreston Airport (PST)Guatemala, CubaView Preston Airport on a map View satellite image of Preston Airport Set PST as destination Airport Get more information about Preston Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Sangster International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Sangster International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,877.45 miles (19,114.86 km) SECocos (Keeling) Island Airport (CCK)Cocos Islands, AustraliaView Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport on a map View satellite image of Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport Set CCK as destination Airport Get more information about Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport
211,830.50 miles (19,039.30 km) SSWChristmas Island Airport (XCH)Christmas Island, AustraliaView Christmas Island Airport on a map View satellite image of Christmas Island Airport Set XCH as destination Airport Get more information about Christmas Island Airport
311,618.10 miles (18,697.47 km) WSWRAAF Learmonth (LEA)Exmouth, Western Australia, AustraliaView RAAF Learmonth on a map View satellite image of RAAF Learmonth Set LEA as destination Airport Get more information about RAAF Learmonth
411,572.93 miles (18,624.78 km) WSWCarnarvon Airport (CVQ)Carnarvon, Western Australia, AustraliaView Carnarvon Airport on a map View satellite image of Carnarvon Airport Set CVQ as destination Airport Get more information about Carnarvon Airport
511,561.78 miles (18,606.83 km) SSWCibeureum Airfield (TSY)Tasikmalaya, West Java, IndonesiaView Cibeureum Airfield on a map View satellite image of Cibeureum Airfield Set TSY as destination Airport Get more information about Cibeureum Airfield
611,555.45 miles (18,596.65 km) WSWBarrow Island Airport (BWB)Barrow Island, Western Australia, AustraliaView Barrow Island Airport on a map View satellite image of Barrow Island Airport Set BWB as destination Airport Get more information about Barrow Island Airport
711,554.14 miles (18,594.54 km) SSWHusein Sastranegara International Airport (HSA) (BDO)Bandung, IndonesiaView Husein Sastranegara International Airport (HSA) on a map View satellite image of Husein Sastranegara International Airport (HSA) Set BDO as destination Airport Get more information about Husein Sastranegara International Airport (HSA)
811,551.95 miles (18,591.01 km) SSWTunggul Wulung Airport (CXP)Cilacap, Java Island, IndonesiaView Tunggul Wulung Airport on a map View satellite image of Tunggul Wulung Airport Set CXP as destination Airport Get more information about Tunggul Wulung Airport
911,542.60 miles (18,575.97 km) SWShark Bay Airport (MJK)Monkey Mia, Western Australia, AustraliaView Shark Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Shark Bay Airport Set MJK as destination Airport Get more information about Shark Bay Airport
1011,531.51 miles (18,558.12 km) SSWHalim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP)Jakarta, IndonesiaView Halim Perdanakusuma Airport on a map View satellite image of Halim Perdanakusuma Airport Set HLP as destination Airport Get more information about Halim Perdanakusuma Airport
1111,528.66 miles (18,553.54 km) SWPurwokerto / Wirasaba Airport (PWL)Wirasaba, Central Java, IndonesiaView Purwokerto / Wirasaba Airport on a map View satellite image of Purwokerto / Wirasaba Airport Set PWL as destination Airport Get more information about Purwokerto / Wirasaba Airport
1211,527.87 miles (18,552.27 km) SSWSoekarno–Hatta International Airport (CGK)Jakarta, IndonesiaView Soekarno–Hatta International Airport on a map View satellite image of Soekarno–Hatta International Airport Set CGK as destination Airport Get more information about Soekarno–Hatta International Airport
1311,516.30 miles (18,533.64 km) SSWPenggung Airport/Chakrabhuwana Airport (CBN)Cirebon, Java, IndonesiaView Penggung Airport/Chakrabhuwana Airport on a map View satellite image of Penggung Airport/Chakrabhuwana Airport Set CBN as destination Airport Get more information about Penggung Airport/Chakrabhuwana Airport
1411,508.19 miles (18,520.60 km) SWAdisucipto International Airport (JOG)Yogyakarta, IndonesiaView Adisucipto International Airport on a map View satellite image of Adisucipto International Airport Set JOG as destination Airport Get more information about Adisucipto International Airport
1511,497.11 miles (18,502.76 km) SSWRadin Inten II Airport (RIA II) (TKG)Bandar Lampung, Sumatra, IndonesiaView Radin Inten II Airport (RIA II) on a map View satellite image of Radin Inten II Airport (RIA II) Set TKG as destination Airport Get more information about Radin Inten II Airport (RIA II)