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OAI Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: OAI / OAIX
Airport Names:
  1. Bagram Airfield
  2. Bagram Airport (Bagram)
  3. د بګرام هوائی ډګر
Location: Bagram, Afghanistan
GPS Coordinates: 34°56'46"N by 69°15'52"E
Operator/Owner: Afghanistan
Airport Type: Military
Elevation: 4,895 feet (1,492 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Bagram Airfield (OAI):

  • Reports also indicated that Northern Alliance rocket attacks on Kabul had been staged from Bagram, possibly with Russian-made FROG-7 Rockets.
  • Bagram Airfield (OAI) currently has only 1 runway.
  • The furthest airport from Bagram Airfield (OAI) is Mataveri International Airport (IPC), which is located 11,894 miles (19,141 kilometers) away in Easter Island, Chile.
  • Bagram Airfield is currently maintained by the Combined Joint Task Force 10th Mountain Division, having taken over from the 101st Airborne Division in the winter of 2013.
  • The closest airport to Bagram Airfield (OAI) is Kabul International Airport (KBL), which is located 26 miles (43 kilometers) S of OAI.
  • Control of the base was contested from 1999 onward between the Northern Alliance and Taliban, often with each controlling territory on opposing ends of the base.
  • In addition to being known as "Bagram Airfield", other names for OAI include "Bagram Airport (Bagram)" and "د بګرام هوائی ډګر".
  • As of late January 2002, there were somewhat over 4,000 US troops in Afghanistan, of which about 3,000 were at Kandahar International Airport, and about 500 were stationed at Bagram.
  • Because of Bagram Airfield's high elevation of 4,895 feet, planes must typically fly at a faster airspeed in order to takeoff or land at OAI. Combined with a high temperature, this could make OAI a "Hot & High" airport, where the air density is lower than it would otherwise be at sea level.
  • In March 2010, the U.S.
  • In May 2010, a group of "nearly a dozen" insurgents attacked around the north end of the base.

Map of Nearest Airports from Bagram Airfield:

List of Nearest Airports from Bagram Airfield:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
126.45 miles (42.57 km) SKabul International Airport (KBL)Kabul, AfghanistanView Kabul International Airport on a map View satellite image of Kabul International Airport Set KBL as destination Airport Get more information about Kabul International Airport
279.63 miles (128.16 km) ESEJalalabad Airport د جلال اباد هوائی ډګر (JAA)Jalalabad, AfghanistanView Jalalabad Airport د جلال اباد هوائی ډګر on a map View satellite image of Jalalabad Airport د جلال اباد هوائی ډګر Set JAA as destination Airport Get more information about Jalalabad Airport د جلال اباد هوائی ډګر
382.52 miles (132.79 km) WBamyan Airport د بامیان هوائی ډګر (BIN)Bamyan, AfghanistanView Bamyan Airport د بامیان هوائی ډګر on a map View satellite image of Bamyan Airport د بامیان هوائی ډګر Set BIN as destination Airport Get more information about Bamyan Airport د بامیان هوائی ډګر
490.96 miles (146.39 km) SGardez Airport د ګردیز هوائی ډګر (GRG)Gardez, AfghanistanView Gardez Airport د ګردیز هوائی ډګر on a map View satellite image of Gardez Airport د ګردیز هوائی ډګر Set GRG as destination Airport Get more information about Gardez Airport د ګردیز هوائی ډګر
5109.24 miles (175.81 km) SSWGhazni Airport (GZI)Ghazni, AfghanistanView Ghazni Airport on a map View satellite image of Ghazni Airport Set GZI as destination Airport Get more information about Ghazni Airport
6112.08 miles (180.38 km) NERazer Airport (KUR)Kron Monjan (Karanomunjan), AfghanistanView Razer Airport on a map View satellite image of Razer Airport Set KUR as destination Airport Get more information about Razer Airport
7117.90 miles (189.74 km) SSWSardeh Band Airport (SBF)Sardeh Band, AfghanistanView Sardeh Band Airport on a map View satellite image of Sardeh Band Airport Set SBF as destination Airport Get more information about Sardeh Band Airport
8118.15 miles (190.14 km) SSEKhost Airport (KHT)Khost, AfghanistanView Khost Airport on a map View satellite image of Khost Airport Set KHT as destination Airport Get more information about Khost Airport
9120.41 miles (193.78 km) NKunduz Airport (UND)Kunduz, AfghanistanView Kunduz Airport on a map View satellite image of Kunduz Airport Set UND as destination Airport Get more information about Kunduz Airport
10126.95 miles (204.30 km) NTaloqan Airport (TQN)Taloqan, AfghanistanView Taloqan Airport on a map View satellite image of Taloqan Airport Set TQN as destination Airport Get more information about Taloqan Airport
11144.07 miles (231.85 km) ESEBacha Khan International Airport (PEW)Peshawar, PakistanView Bacha Khan International Airport on a map View satellite image of Bacha Khan International Airport Set PEW as destination Airport Get more information about Bacha Khan International Airport
12154.33 miles (248.36 km) SSEBannu Airport (BNP)Bannu, North-West Frontier Province, PakistanView Bannu Airport on a map View satellite image of Bannu Airport Set BNP as destination Airport Get more information about Bannu Airport
13156.61 miles (252.04 km) ENEChitral Airport (CJL)Chitral, PakistanView Chitral Airport on a map View satellite image of Chitral Airport Set CJL as destination Airport Get more information about Chitral Airport
14165.83 miles (266.87 km) NNEFayzabad Airport د فیض اباد هوائی ډګر (FBD)Fayzabad, Badakhshan, AfghanistanView Fayzabad Airport د فیض اباد هوائی ډګر on a map View satellite image of Fayzabad Airport د فیض اباد هوائی ډګر Set FBD as destination Airport Get more information about Fayzabad Airport د فیض اباد هوائی ډګر
15167.50 miles (269.56 km) NWMazar-e Sharif International Airpوort (MZR)Mazari Sharif, AfghanistanView Mazar-e Sharif International Airpوort on a map View satellite image of Mazar-e Sharif International Airpوort Set MZR as destination Airport Get more information about Mazar-e Sharif International Airpوort

Map of Furthest Airports from Bagram Airfield:

List of Furthest Airports from Bagram Airfield:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,893.57 miles (19,140.80 km) SMataveri International Airport (IPC)Easter Island, ChileView Mataveri International Airport on a map View satellite image of Mataveri International Airport Set IPC as destination Airport Get more information about Mataveri International Airport
210,769.86 miles (17,332.37 km) ESETotegegie Airport (GMR)Mangareva, Gambier Islands, French PolynesiaView Totegegie Airport on a map View satellite image of Totegegie Airport Set GMR as destination Airport Get more information about Totegegie Airport
310,485.07 miles (16,874.04 km) ESETureira Airport (ZTA)Tureia, Tuamotus, French PolynesiaView Tureira Airport on a map View satellite image of Tureira Airport Set ZTA as destination Airport Get more information about Tureira Airport
410,457.73 miles (16,830.05 km) ESEPukarua Airport (PUK)Pukarua, Tuamotus, French PolynesiaView Pukarua Airport on a map View satellite image of Pukarua Airport Set PUK as destination Airport Get more information about Pukarua Airport
510,412.45 miles (16,757.17 km) ESENukutavake Airport (NUK)Nukutavake, Tuamotus, French PolynesiaView Nukutavake Airport on a map View satellite image of Nukutavake Airport Set NUK as destination Airport Get more information about Nukutavake Airport
610,397.15 miles (16,732.55 km) WSWPupelde Airfield (ZUD)Ancud, Los Lagos Region, ChileView Pupelde Airfield on a map View satellite image of Pupelde Airfield Set ZUD as destination Airport Get more information about Pupelde Airfield
710,394.77 miles (16,728.71 km) WSWGamboa Airport (WCA)Castro, ChileView Gamboa Airport on a map View satellite image of Gamboa Airport Set WCA as destination Airport Get more information about Gamboa Airport
810,392.13 miles (16,724.47 km) WSWMocopulli Airport (MHC)Castro, Los Lagos, ChileView Mocopulli Airport on a map View satellite image of Mocopulli Airport Set MHC as destination Airport Get more information about Mocopulli Airport
910,361.26 miles (16,674.78 km) WSWEl Tepual International Airport (PMC)Puerto Montt, ChileView El Tepual International Airport on a map View satellite image of El Tepual International Airport Set PMC as destination Airport Get more information about El Tepual International Airport
1010,359.64 miles (16,672.18 km) WSWFrutillar Airport (FRT)Frutillar, ChileView Frutillar Airport on a map View satellite image of Frutillar Airport Set FRT as destination Airport Get more information about Frutillar Airport
1110,358.81 miles (16,670.85 km) WSWCañal Bajo Carlos Hott Siebert Airport (ZOS)Osorno, ChileView Cañal Bajo Carlos Hott Siebert Airport on a map View satellite image of Cañal Bajo Carlos Hott Siebert Airport Set ZOS as destination Airport Get more information about Cañal Bajo Carlos Hott Siebert Airport
1210,357.55 miles (16,668.81 km) WSWPichoy Airport (ZAL)Valdivia, ChileView Pichoy Airport on a map View satellite image of Pichoy Airport Set ZAL as destination Airport Get more information about Pichoy Airport
1310,338.96 miles (16,638.91 km) WSWChaitén Airfield (WCH)Chaitén, Los Lagos, ChileView Chaitén Airfield on a map View satellite image of Chaitén Airfield Set WCH as destination Airport Get more information about Chaitén Airfield
1410,337.08 miles (16,635.88 km) WSWCarriel Sur International Airport (CCP)Concepción, Bío Bío Region, ChileView Carriel Sur International Airport on a map View satellite image of Carriel Sur International Airport Set CCP as destination Airport Get more information about Carriel Sur International Airport
1510,329.36 miles (16,623.46 km) WSWMaquehue Airport (ZCO)Temuco, Araucanía, ChileView Maquehue Airport on a map View satellite image of Maquehue Airport Set ZCO as destination Airport Get more information about Maquehue Airport