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MMD Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: MMD / ROMD
Airport Names:
  1. Minami-Daito Airport
  2. 南大東空港
  3. Minamidaitō Kūkō
Location: Minami Daito, Okinawa, Japan
GPS Coordinates: 25°50'48"N by 131°15'48"E
Operator/Owner: Okinawa Prefecture
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 159 feet (48 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Minami-Daito Airport (MMD):

  • The prefecture operates the airport, which is classified as a third class airport.
  • The airport was relocated to its present location and upgraded to accommodate larger flights in July 1997 with the present 1500 meter runway.
  • The original Minamidaito Airport began as an air base for the Imperial Japanese Navy in 1934.
  • The furthest airport from Minami-Daito Airport (MMD) is Joinville-Lauro Carneiro de Loyola Airport (JOI), which is nearly antipodal to Minami-Daito Airport (meaning Minami-Daito Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Joinville-Lauro Carneiro de Loyola Airport), and is located 12,411 miles (19,973 kilometers) away in Joinville, Santa Catarina, Brazil.
  • In addition to being known as "Minami-Daito Airport", other names for MMD include "南大東空港" and "Minamidaitō Kūkō".
  • The closest airport to Minami-Daito Airport (MMD) is Kitadaito Airport (KTD), which is located only 8 miles (13 kilometers) NNE of MMD.
  • Because of Minami-Daito Airport's relatively low elevation of 159 feet, planes can take off or land at Minami-Daito 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.
  • Minami-Daito Airport (MMD) currently has only 1 runway.
  • Only a round flight from Naha, to Minami-Daito and Kitadaitō, back to Naha is operated everyday.

Map of Nearest Airports from Minami-Daito Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Minami-Daito Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
17.84 miles (12.61 km) NNEKitadaito Airport (KTD)Kitadaito, Okinawa Prefecture, JapanView Kitadaito Airport on a map Set KTD as destination Airport Get more information about Kitadaito Airport
2189.70 miles (305.29 km) NNWKikai Airport (KKX)Kikaiga Shima, Kikai-Shima Island, JapanView Kikai Airport on a map Set KKX as destination Airport Get more information about Kikai Airport
3202.42 miles (325.76 km) NNWAmami Airport (ASJ)Amami Island, JapanView Amami Airport on a map Set ASJ as destination Airport Get more information about Amami Airport
4219.59 miles (353.39 km) WKadena Air Base 嘉手納飛行場 Kadena Hikōjō (DNA)Okinawa Prefecture, JapanView Kadena Air Base 嘉手納飛行場 Kadena Hikōjō on a map Set DNA as destination Airport Get more information about Kadena Air Base 嘉手納飛行場 Kadena Hikōjō
5223.71 miles (360.02 km) WNWIejima Airport (IEJ)Iejima, JapanView Iejima Airport on a map Set IEJ as destination Airport Get more information about Iejima Airport
6225.91 miles (363.57 km) WNaha Airport (OKA)Okinawa, JapanView Naha Airport on a map Set OKA as destination Airport Get more information about Naha Airport
7247.53 miles (398.36 km) WKerama Airport (KJP)Kerama Islands, Okinawa, JapanView Kerama Airport on a map Set KJP as destination Airport Get more information about Kerama Airport
8254.64 miles (409.81 km) WNWAguni Airport (AGJ)Aguni, JapanView Aguni Airport on a map Set AGJ as destination Airport Get more information about Aguni Airport
9315.76 miles (508.17 km) NYakushima Airport (KUM)Yakushima, Kagoshima Prefecture, JapanView Yakushima Airport on a map Set KUM as destination Airport Get more information about Yakushima Airport
10379.93 miles (611.44 km) WMiyako Airport (MMY)Miyakojima, Okinawa, JapanView Miyako Airport on a map Set MMY as destination Airport Get more information about Miyako Airport
11388.51 miles (625.25 km) WShimojishima Airport (SHI)Shimojishima, JapanView Shimojishima Airport on a map Set SHI as destination Airport Get more information about Shimojishima Airport
12412.89 miles (664.48 km) NKagoshima Airport (KOJ)Kagoshima, JapanView Kagoshima Airport on a map Set KOJ as destination Airport Get more information about Kagoshima Airport
13416.82 miles (670.81 km) NMiyazaki Airport (KMI)Miyazaki, Miyazaki Prefecture, JapanView Miyazaki Airport on a map Set KMI as destination Airport Get more information about Miyazaki Airport
14454.72 miles (731.80 km) WSWIshigaki Airport (ISG)Ishigaki, Okinawa Prefecture, JapanView Ishigaki Airport on a map Set ISG as destination Airport Get more information about Ishigaki Airport
15483.28 miles (777.76 km) WSWHateruma Airport (HTR)Hateruma, Okinawa, JapanView Hateruma Airport on a map Set HTR as destination Airport Get more information about Hateruma Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Minami-Daito Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Minami-Daito Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,410.52 miles (19,972.74 km) SJoinville-Lauro Carneiro de Loyola Airport (JOI)Joinville, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Joinville-Lauro Carneiro de Loyola Airport on a map Set JOI as destination Airport Get more information about Joinville-Lauro Carneiro de Loyola Airport
212,401.83 miles (19,958.75 km) SEAfonso Pena International Airport (CWB)Curitiba, Paraná, BrazilView Afonso Pena International Airport on a map Set CWB as destination Airport Get more information about Afonso Pena International Airport
312,393.23 miles (19,944.93 km) SEBacacheri Airport (BFH)Curitiba, Paraná, BrazilView Bacacheri Airport on a map Set BFH as destination Airport Get more information about Bacacheri Airport
412,365.30 miles (19,899.97 km) SNavegantes Airport (NVT)Navegantes, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Navegantes Airport on a map Set NVT as destination Airport Get more information about Navegantes Airport
512,310.29 miles (19,811.44 km) SFlorianópolis-Hercílio Luz International Airport (FLN)Florianópolis, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Florianópolis-Hercílio Luz International Airport on a map Set FLN as destination Airport Get more information about Florianópolis-Hercílio Luz International Airport
612,299.49 miles (19,794.06 km) SSEAvelino Vieira Airport (AAG)Arapoti, Paraná, BrazilView Avelino Vieira Airport on a map Set AAG as destination Airport Get more information about Avelino Vieira Airport
712,289.58 miles (19,778.11 km) EJosé Cleto Airport (QVB)União da Vitória, Paraná, BrazilView José Cleto Airport on a map Set QVB as destination Airport Get more information about José Cleto Airport
812,285.60 miles (19,771.71 km) ESECarlos Alberto da Costa Neves Airport (CFC)Caçador, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Carlos Alberto da Costa Neves Airport on a map Set CFC as destination Airport Get more information about Carlos Alberto da Costa Neves Airport
912,272.59 miles (19,750.78 km) SEAntônio Correia Pinto de Macedo Airport (LAJ)Lages, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Antônio Correia Pinto de Macedo Airport on a map Set LAJ as destination Airport Get more information about Antônio Correia Pinto de Macedo Airport
1012,267.12 miles (19,741.97 km) ESEÂngelo Ponzoni Municipal Airport (VIA)Videira, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Ângelo Ponzoni Municipal Airport on a map Set VIA as destination Airport Get more information about Ângelo Ponzoni Municipal Airport
1112,260.41 miles (19,731.16 km) ETancredo Thomas de Faria Airport (GPB)Guarapuava, Paraná, BrazilView Tancredo Thomas de Faria Airport on a map Set GPB as destination Airport Get more information about Tancredo Thomas de Faria Airport
1212,255.61 miles (19,723.45 km) SSWBertram Luiz Leupolz State Airport (SOD)Sorocaba, São Paulo, BrazilView Bertram Luiz Leupolz State Airport on a map Set SOD as destination Airport Get more information about Bertram Luiz Leupolz State Airport
1312,240.10 miles (19,698.48 km) ESESanta Terezinha Municipal Airport (JCB)Joaçaba, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Santa Terezinha Municipal Airport on a map Set JCB as destination Airport Get more information about Santa Terezinha Municipal Airport
1412,235.37 miles (19,690.87 km) SWSão Paulo/Congonhas Airport (CGH)São Paulo, BrazilView São Paulo/Congonhas Airport on a map Set CGH as destination Airport Get more information about São Paulo/Congonhas Airport
1512,233.56 miles (19,687.97 km) SSEDiomício Freitas/Forquilhinha Airport (CCM)Criciúma, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Diomício Freitas/Forquilhinha Airport on a map Set CCM as destination Airport Get more information about Diomício Freitas/Forquilhinha Airport