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NTL Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: NTL / YWLM
Airport Names:
  1. Newcastle Airport
  2. RAAF Base Williamtown
  3. Williamtown Airport
Location: Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
GPS Coordinates: 32°47'42"S by 151°50'3"E
Area Served: Lower Hunter Region
Operator/Owner: Newcastle City Council
Port Stephens Council
Airport Type: Military/Public
Elevation: 31 feet (9 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Newcastle Airport (NTL):

  • Newcastle Airport (NTL) currently has only 1 runway.
  • The furthest airport from Newcastle Airport (NTL) is Santa Maria Airport (SMA), which is nearly antipodal to Newcastle Airport (meaning Newcastle Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Santa Maria Airport), and is located 12,102 miles (19,476 kilometers) away in Santa Maria, Portugal.
  • Newcastle Airport handled 1,211,302 passengers last year.
  • The closest airport to Newcastle Airport (NTL) is Maitland Airport (MTL), which is located 21 miles (34 kilometers) WNW of NTL.
  • The airport runway is shared with the RAAF Base Williamtown.
  • Because of Newcastle Airport's relatively low elevation of 31 feet, planes can take off or land at Newcastle 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.
  • In addition to being known as "Newcastle Airport", other names for NTL include "RAAF Base Williamtown" and "Williamtown Airport".
  • In July 2012, developer GWH Group announced that it had lodged a development application with the Port Stephens Council to construct a $12 million hotel complex on airport land adjacent to the current long term car park.
  • In 1997, BAE Systems was awarded the contract for assembly and ongoing system support for the Hawk 127 Lead in Fighters for the Royal Australian Air Force.

Map of Nearest Airports from Newcastle Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Newcastle Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
121.09 miles (33.94 km) WNWMaitland Airport (MTL)Maitland, New South Wales, AustraliaView Maitland Airport on a map View satellite image of Maitland Airport Set MTL as destination Airport Get more information about Maitland Airport
221.65 miles (34.85 km) SSWBelmont Airport (BEO)Newcastle, New South Wales, AustraliaView Belmont Airport on a map View satellite image of Belmont Airport Set BEO as destination Airport Get more information about Belmont Airport
328.63 miles (46.07 km) WCessnock Airport (CES)Cessnock, New South Wales, AustraliaView Cessnock Airport on a map View satellite image of Cessnock Airport Set CES as destination Airport Get more information about Cessnock Airport
488.11 miles (141.80 km) SSWSydney (Kingsford Smith) Airport (SYD)Mascot (near Sydney), AustraliaView Sydney (Kingsford Smith) Airport on a map View satellite image of Sydney (Kingsford Smith) Airport Set SYD as destination Airport Get more information about Sydney (Kingsford Smith) Airport
592.09 miles (148.20 km) SSWBankstown Airport (BWU)Bankstown (near Sydney), New South Wales, AustraliaView Bankstown Airport on a map View satellite image of Bankstown Airport Set BWU as destination Airport Get more information about Bankstown Airport
6108.54 miles (174.68 km) SWCamden Aerodrome (CDU)Camden, New South Wales, AustraliaView Camden Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Camden Aerodrome Set CDU as destination Airport Get more information about Camden Aerodrome
7111.55 miles (179.53 km) NNEPort Macquarie Airport (PQQ)Port Macquarie, New South Wales, AustraliaView Port Macquarie Airport on a map View satellite image of Port Macquarie Airport Set PQQ as destination Airport Get more information about Port Macquarie Airport
8130.29 miles (209.69 km) WMudgee Airport (DGE)Mudgee, New South Wales, AustraliaView Mudgee Airport on a map View satellite image of Mudgee Airport Set DGE as destination Airport Get more information about Mudgee Airport
9130.92 miles (210.69 km) NNEKempsey Airport (KPS)Kempsey, New South Wales, AustraliaView Kempsey Airport on a map View satellite image of Kempsey Airport Set KPS as destination Airport Get more information about Kempsey Airport
10131.58 miles (211.75 km) NNWTamworth Airport (TMW)Tamworth, New South Wales, AustraliaView Tamworth Airport on a map View satellite image of Tamworth Airport Set TMW as destination Airport Get more information about Tamworth Airport
11133.29 miles (214.51 km) WSWBathurst Airport (BHS)Bathurst, New South Wales, AustraliaView Bathurst Airport on a map View satellite image of Bathurst Airport Set BHS as destination Airport Get more information about Bathurst Airport
12136.04 miles (218.93 km) SSWIllawarra Regional Airport (WOL)Shellharbour, Wollongong, New South Wales, AustraliaView Illawarra Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Illawarra Regional Airport Set WOL as destination Airport Get more information about Illawarra Regional Airport
13147.87 miles (237.97 km) WNWCoolah Airport (CLH)Coolah, New South Wales, AustraliaView Coolah Airport on a map View satellite image of Coolah Airport Set CLH as destination Airport Get more information about Coolah Airport
14157.12 miles (252.85 km) NWGunnedah Airport (GUH)Gunnedah, New South Wales, AustraliaView Gunnedah Airport on a map View satellite image of Gunnedah Airport Set GUH as destination Airport Get more information about Gunnedah Airport
15157.13 miles (252.88 km) NArmidale Airport (ARM)Armidale, New South Wales, AustraliaView Armidale Airport on a map View satellite image of Armidale Airport Set ARM as destination Airport Get more information about Armidale Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Newcastle Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Newcastle Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,101.93 miles (19,476.12 km) NNWSanta 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
212,067.78 miles (19,421.16 km) NNWJoão 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
312,040.03 miles (19,376.51 km) NHorta 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
412,038.56 miles (19,374.13 km) NPico 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
512,020.15 miles (19,344.52 km) NLajes 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
612,001.62 miles (19,314.68 km) NGraciosa 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
711,947.64 miles (19,227.82 km) NNEFlores 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
811,934.22 miles (19,206.21 km) NNECorvo 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
911,775.31 miles (18,950.48 km) WMadeira 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
1011,755.08 miles (18,917.92 km) WNWLa Palma Airport (SPC)La Palma, Canary Islands, SpainView La Palma Airport on a map View satellite image of La Palma Airport Set SPC as destination Airport Get more information about La Palma Airport
1111,751.69 miles (18,912.46 km) WPorto 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
1211,706.49 miles (18,839.72 km) WNWLa Gomera Airport (GMZ)Alajeró / San Sebastián, Canary Islands, SpainView La Gomera Airport on a map View satellite image of La Gomera Airport Set GMZ as destination Airport Get more information about La Gomera Airport
1311,673.97 miles (18,787.39 km) WNWTenerife North Airport (TFN)Tenerife, Canary Islands, SpainView Tenerife North Airport on a map View satellite image of Tenerife North Airport Set TFN as destination Airport Get more information about Tenerife North Airport
1411,672.68 miles (18,785.31 km) WNWTenerife-South Airport (TFS)Tenerife, Canary Islands, SpainView Tenerife-South Airport on a map View satellite image of Tenerife-South Airport Set TFS as destination Airport Get more information about Tenerife-South Airport
1511,604.96 miles (18,676.32 km) WNWGran Canaria Airport (LPA)Las Palmas, Canary Islands, SpainView Gran Canaria Airport on a map View satellite image of Gran Canaria Airport Set LPA as destination Airport Get more information about Gran Canaria Airport