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MLE Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: MLE / VRMM
Airport Names:
  1. Ibrahim Nasir International Airport
  2. އިބްރާހިމް ނާސިރު ބައިނަލްއަޤުވާމީ ވައިގެބަނދަރު
Location: Hulhulé Island, Maldives
GPS Coordinates: 4°11'30"N by 73°31'44"E
Area Served: Malé, Maldives
Operator/Owner: Government of Maldives
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 6 feet (2 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Ibrahim Nasir International Airport (MLE):

  • In September 2010, GMR-MAHB consortium registered "GMR Malé International Airport Pvt.
  • The closest airport to Ibrahim Nasir International Airport (MLE) is Villa International Airport (VAM), which is located 69 miles (111 kilometers) SW of MLE.
  • In addition to being known as "Ibrahim Nasir International Airport", another name for MLE is "އިބްރާހިމް ނާސިރު ބައިނަލްއަޤުވާމީ ވައިގެބަނދަރު".
  • On 26 July 2011 Independence Day, the Maldivian government officially changed the name of the airport to 'Ibrahim Nasir International Airport'.
  • Ibrahim Nasir International Airport (MLE) currently has only 1 runway.
  • Ibrahim Nasir International first started out as a small strip of land in the then inhabited island of Hulhulé.
  • Because of Ibrahim Nasir International Airport's relatively low elevation of 6 feet, planes can take off or land at Ibrahim Nasir 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.
  • The airport resides at an elevation of 6 feet above mean sea level.
  • The furthest airport from Ibrahim Nasir International Airport (MLE) is Seymour Airport (GPS), which is located 11,289 miles (18,168 kilometers) away in Baltra Island, Galápagos Islands, Ecuador.
  • In 2010, Government of Maldives appointed IFC to run the bidding process for the privatisation of the airport.

Map of Nearest Airports from Ibrahim Nasir International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Ibrahim Nasir International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
169.03 miles (111.09 km) SWVilla International Airport (VAM)Maamigili, MaldivesView Villa International Airport on a map Set VAM as destination Airport Get more information about Villa International Airport
2138.70 miles (223.21 km) SThimarafushi Airport (TMF)Thimarafushi, Thaa Atoll, MaldivesView Thimarafushi Airport on a map Set TMF as destination Airport Get more information about Thimarafushi Airport
3161.16 miles (259.36 km) SKadhdhoo Airport (KDO)Kadhdhoo Island, Laamu Atoll, MaldivesView Kadhdhoo Airport on a map Set KDO as destination Airport Get more information about Kadhdhoo Airport
4178.08 miles (286.59 km) NHanimaadhoo International Airport (HAQ)Hanimaadhoo, Haa Dhaalu Atoll, MaldivesView Hanimaadhoo International Airport on a map Set HAQ as destination Airport Get more information about Hanimaadhoo International Airport
5258.52 miles (416.04 km) SKaadedhdhoo Airport (KDM)Kaadedhdhoo Island, Gaafu Dhaalu Atoll, MaldivesView Kaadedhdhoo Airport on a map Set KDM as destination Airport Get more information about Kaadedhdhoo Airport
6311.07 miles (500.61 km) SFuvahmulah Airport (FVM)Fuvahmulah, MaldivesView Fuvahmulah Airport on a map Set FVM as destination Airport Get more information about Fuvahmulah Airport
7376.94 miles (606.63 km) NETrivandrum International Airport (TRV)Trivandrum, Kerala, IndiaView Trivandrum International Airport on a map Set TRV as destination Airport Get more information about Trivandrum International Airport
8456.36 miles (734.44 km) NNECochin International Airport (COK)Nedumbassery near Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, IndiaView Cochin International Airport on a map Set COK as destination Airport Get more information about Cochin International Airport
9467.75 miles (752.77 km) NNWAgatti Aerodrome (AGX)Agatti Island, IndiaView Agatti Aerodrome on a map Set AGX as destination Airport Get more information about Agatti Aerodrome
10473.45 miles (761.94 km) ENERatmalana Airport (RML)Ratmalana, Sri LankaView Ratmalana Airport on a map Set RML as destination Airport Get more information about Ratmalana Airport
11483.22 miles (777.67 km) ENEBandaranaike International Airport (CMB)Colombo, Sri LankaView Bandaranaike International Airport on a map Set CMB as destination Airport Get more information about Bandaranaike International Airport
12483.69 miles (778.42 km) ENEKoggala Airport (KCT)Galle, Sri LankaView Koggala Airport on a map Set KCT as destination Airport Get more information about Koggala Airport
13499.69 miles (804.17 km) NEMadurai Airport (IXM)Madurai, IndiaView Madurai Airport on a map Set IXM as destination Airport Get more information about Madurai Airport
14507.79 miles (817.20 km) NNECalicut International Airport (CCJ)Kozhikode (Calicut), IndiaView Calicut International Airport on a map Set CCJ as destination Airport Get more information about Calicut International Airport
15529.93 miles (852.84 km) NNECoimbatore International Airport (CJB)Coimbatore, IndiaView Coimbatore International Airport on a map Set CJB as destination Airport Get more information about Coimbatore International Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Ibrahim Nasir International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Ibrahim Nasir International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,288.82 miles (18,167.55 km) WSWSeymour Airport (GPS)Baltra Island, Galápagos Islands, EcuadorView Seymour Airport on a map Set GPS as destination Airport Get more information about Seymour Airport
211,251.76 miles (18,107.91 km) WSan Cristóbal Airport (SCY)San Cristóbal Island, Galápagos Islands, EcuadorView San Cristóbal Airport on a map Set SCY as destination Airport Get more information about San Cristóbal Airport
310,918.47 miles (17,571.54 km) NNWGeneral Juan N. Álvarez International Airport (ACA)Acapulco, Guerrero, MexicoView General Juan N. Álvarez International Airport on a map Set ACA as destination Airport Get more information about General Juan N. Álvarez International Airport
410,909.02 miles (17,556.33 km) NNWPuerto Escondido International Airport (PXM)Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, MexicoView Puerto Escondido International Airport on a map Set PXM as destination Airport Get more information about Puerto Escondido International Airport
510,892.77 miles (17,530.16 km) NNWIxtapa-Zihuatanejo International Airport (ZIH)Zihuatanejo, Guerrero, MexicoView Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo International Airport on a map Set ZIH as destination Airport Get more information about Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo International Airport
610,890.66 miles (17,526.78 km) NNWHuatulco International Airport (HUX)Huatulco (Bahías de Huatulco), Oaxaca, MexicoView Huatulco International Airport on a map Set HUX as destination Airport Get more information about Huatulco International Airport
710,876.27 miles (17,503.61 km) NLázaro Cárdenas Airport (LZC)Lázaro Cárdenas, Michoacán, MexicoView Lázaro Cárdenas Airport on a map Set LZC as destination Airport Get more information about Lázaro Cárdenas Airport
810,837.62 miles (17,441.42 km) SMataveri International Airport (IPC)Easter Island, ChileView Mataveri International Airport on a map Set IPC as destination Airport Get more information about Mataveri International Airport
910,830.38 miles (17,429.76 km) NNWSalina Cruz Airport (SCX)Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, MexicoView Salina Cruz Airport on a map Set SCX as destination Airport Get more information about Salina Cruz Airport
1010,828.62 miles (17,426.94 km) NNWXoxocotlán International Airport (OAX)Oaxaca, MexicoView Xoxocotlán International Airport on a map Set OAX as destination Airport Get more information about Xoxocotlán International Airport
1110,819.17 miles (17,411.73 km) NPlaya de Oro International Airport (ZLO)Manzanillo, Colima, MexicoView Playa de Oro International Airport on a map Set ZLO as destination Airport Get more information about Playa de Oro International Airport
1210,807.97 miles (17,393.69 km) NWTapachula International Airport (TAP)Tapachula, Chiapas, MexicoView Tapachula International Airport on a map Set TAP as destination Airport Get more information about Tapachula International Airport
1310,803.38 miles (17,386.31 km) NLicenciado Miguel de la Madrid Airport (CLQ)Colima, Colima, MexicoView Licenciado Miguel de la Madrid Airport on a map Set CLQ as destination Airport Get more information about Licenciado Miguel de la Madrid Airport
1410,794.93 miles (17,372.72 km) NWRetalhuleu Airport (RER)Retalhuleu, GuatemalaView Retalhuleu Airport on a map Set RER as destination Airport Get more information about Retalhuleu Airport
1510,793.39 miles (17,370.23 km) NWCoatepeque Airport (CTF)Coatepeque, Quetzaltenango, GuatemalaView Coatepeque Airport on a map Set CTF as destination Airport Get more information about Coatepeque Airport