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POS Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: POS / TTPP
Airport Names:
  1. Piarco International Airport
  2. 78970[1][2]
Location: Piarco (near Port of Spain), Trinidad and Tobago
GPS Coordinates: 10°35'43"N by 61°20'13"W
Area Served: Port of Spain
Operator/Owner: City of Port of Spain
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 58 feet (18 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Piarco International Airport (POS):

  • Piarco Airport opened on 8 January 1931, to serve Venezuela's Compagnie Generale Aeropostale.
  • The airport is also large enough to accommodate most international widebody airliners including the Boeing 747, Airbus A330-300, Boeing 777, Boeing 767 and the Airbus A340.
  • In addition to being known as "Piarco International Airport", another name for POS is "78970[1][2]".
  • Because of Piarco International Airport's relatively low elevation of 58 feet, planes can take off or land at Piarco 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.
  • Piarco International Airport (POS) currently has only 1 runway.
  • The furthest airport from Piarco International Airport (POS) is Umbu Mehang Kunda Airport (WGP), which is nearly antipodal to Piarco International Airport (meaning Piarco International Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Umbu Mehang Kunda Airport), and is located 12,308 miles (19,808 kilometers) away in Waingapu, Sumba, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia.
  • At Piarco International Airport there are two high-speed taxiways and three connector taxiways.
  • The new North Terminal consists of 35,964 m2 of building with 14-second-level aircraft gates for international flights and 2 ground level domestic gates.
  • The closest airport to Piarco International Airport (POS) is A.N.R. Robinson International Airport (TAB), which is located 51 miles (83 kilometers) NE of POS.

Map of Nearest Airports from Piarco International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Piarco International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
151.40 miles (82.72 km) NEA.N.R. Robinson International Airport (TAB)Scarborough, Tobago, Trinidad and TobagoView A.N.R. Robinson International Airport on a map View satellite image of A.N.R. Robinson International Airport Set TAB as destination Airport Get more information about A.N.R. Robinson International Airport
266.26 miles (106.63 km) WGüiria Airport (GUI)Guiria, VenezuelaView Güiria Airport on a map View satellite image of Güiria Airport Set GUI as destination Airport Get more information about Güiria Airport
3101.99 miles (164.13 km) NNWMaurice Bishop International Airport (GND)St. George's, GrenadaView Maurice Bishop International Airport on a map View satellite image of Maurice Bishop International Airport Set GND as destination Airport Get more information about Maurice Bishop International Airport
4130.33 miles (209.75 km) NLauriston Airport (CRU)Carriacou Island, GrenadaView Lauriston Airport on a map View satellite image of Lauriston Airport Set CRU as destination Airport Get more information about Lauriston Airport
5130.76 miles (210.44 km) WGeneral José Francisco Bermúdez Airport (CUP)Carúpano, VenezuelaView General José Francisco Bermúdez Airport on a map View satellite image of General José Francisco Bermúdez Airport Set CUP as destination Airport Get more information about General José Francisco Bermúdez Airport
6136.64 miles (219.91 km) WSWJosé Tadeo Monagas International Airport (MUN)Maturín, VenezuelaView José Tadeo Monagas International Airport on a map View satellite image of José Tadeo Monagas International Airport Set MUN as destination Airport Get more information about José Tadeo Monagas International Airport
7138.52 miles (222.92 km) NUnion Island Airport (UNI)Union Island, Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesView Union Island Airport on a map View satellite image of Union Island Airport Set UNI as destination Airport Get more information about Union Island Airport
8145.37 miles (233.94 km) NCanouan Airport (CIW)Canouan Island, Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesView Canouan Airport on a map View satellite image of Canouan Airport Set CIW as destination Airport Get more information about Canouan Airport
9158.77 miles (255.52 km) NMustique Airport (MQS)Mustique Island, Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesView Mustique Airport on a map View satellite image of Mustique Airport Set MQS as destination Airport Get more information about Mustique Airport
10165.42 miles (266.22 km) NJ. F. Mitchell Airport (BQU)Bequia, Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesView J. F. Mitchell Airport on a map View satellite image of J. F. Mitchell Airport Set BQU as destination Airport Get more information about J. F. Mitchell Airport
11176.34 miles (283.79 km) NE.T. Joshua Airport (SVD)Arno Vale (near Kingstown), Saint Vincent, Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesView E.T. Joshua Airport on a map View satellite image of E.T. Joshua Airport Set SVD as destination Airport Get more information about E.T. Joshua Airport
12179.89 miles (289.50 km) WSantiago Mariño Caribbean International Airport (PMV)Porlamar, VenezuelaView Santiago Mariño Caribbean International Airport on a map View satellite image of Santiago Mariño Caribbean International Airport Set PMV as destination Airport Get more information about Santiago Mariño Caribbean International Airport
13186.57 miles (300.25 km) SSWManuel Carlos Piar Guayana International Airport (CGU)Ciudad Guayana, VenezuelaView Manuel Carlos Piar Guayana International Airport on a map View satellite image of Manuel Carlos Piar Guayana International Airport Set CGU as destination Airport Get more information about Manuel Carlos Piar Guayana International Airport
14186.57 miles (300.25 km) SSWManuel Carlos Piar Guayana International Airport (PZO)Ciudad Guayana, VenezuelaView Manuel Carlos Piar Guayana International Airport on a map View satellite image of Manuel Carlos Piar Guayana International Airport Set PZO as destination Airport Get more information about Manuel Carlos Piar Guayana International Airport
15190.02 miles (305.81 km) WAntonio José de Sucre Airport (CUM)Cumaná, VenezuelaView Antonio José de Sucre Airport on a map View satellite image of Antonio José de Sucre Airport Set CUM as destination Airport Get more information about Antonio José de Sucre Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Piarco International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Piarco International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,308.25 miles (19,808.16 km) WSWUmbu Mehang Kunda Airport (WGP)Waingapu, Sumba, East Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaView Umbu Mehang Kunda Airport on a map View satellite image of Umbu Mehang Kunda Airport Set WGP as destination Airport Get more information about Umbu Mehang Kunda Airport
212,294.76 miles (19,786.45 km) SSultan Muhammad Salahuddin Airport (BMU)Bima, IndonesiaView Sultan Muhammad Salahuddin Airport on a map View satellite image of Sultan Muhammad Salahuddin Airport Set BMU as destination Airport Get more information about Sultan Muhammad Salahuddin Airport
312,268.85 miles (19,744.75 km) SSWKomodo Airport (LBJ)Labuan Bajo, Flores Island, IndonesiaView Komodo Airport on a map View satellite image of Komodo Airport Set LBJ as destination Airport Get more information about Komodo Airport
412,230.57 miles (19,683.15 km) SELombok International Airport (LOP)Mataram (near Praya), Lombok, IndonesiaView Lombok International Airport on a map View satellite image of Lombok International Airport Set LOP as destination Airport Get more information about Lombok International Airport
512,227.90 miles (19,678.85 km) SWBajawa Soa Airport (BJW)Bajawa, IndonesiaView Bajawa Soa Airport on a map View satellite image of Bajawa Soa Airport Set BJW as destination Airport Get more information about Bajawa Soa Airport
612,216.73 miles (19,660.87 km) WTardamu Airport (SAU)Savu Island, East Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaView Tardamu Airport on a map View satellite image of Tardamu Airport Set SAU as destination Airport Get more information about Tardamu Airport
712,212.33 miles (19,653.79 km) SESelaparang Airport (AMI)Mataram, IndonesiaView Selaparang Airport on a map View satellite image of Selaparang Airport Set AMI as destination Airport Get more information about Selaparang Airport
812,199.67 miles (19,633.42 km) WSWH. Hasan Aroeboesman Airport (ENE)Ende, Flores, IndonesiaView H. Hasan Aroeboesman Airport on a map View satellite image of H. Hasan Aroeboesman Airport Set ENE as destination Airport Get more information about H. Hasan Aroeboesman Airport
912,166.69 miles (19,580.34 km) ESENgurah Rai International Airport (NRIA) (DPS)Denpasar, Bali, IndonesiaView Ngurah Rai International Airport (NRIA) on a map View satellite image of Ngurah Rai International Airport (NRIA) Set DPS as destination Airport Get more information about Ngurah Rai International Airport (NRIA)
1012,158.40 miles (19,567.00 km) WSWFrans Seda Airport (MOF)Maumere, IndonesiaView Frans Seda Airport on a map View satellite image of Frans Seda Airport Set MOF as destination Airport Get more information about Frans Seda Airport
1112,158.40 miles (19,567.00 km) WSWWonopito Airport (LWE)Lewoleba, IndonesiaView Wonopito Airport on a map View satellite image of Wonopito Airport Set LWE as destination Airport Get more information about Wonopito Airport
1212,102.57 miles (19,477.15 km) ESEBlimbingsari Airport (BWX)Banyuwangi Regency, East Java, Java Island, IndonesiaView Blimbingsari Airport on a map View satellite image of Blimbingsari Airport Set BWX as destination Airport Get more information about Blimbingsari Airport
1312,095.17 miles (19,465.24 km) WEl Tari Airport (KOE)Kupang, East Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaView El Tari Airport on a map View satellite image of El Tari Airport Set KOE as destination Airport Get more information about El Tari Airport
1412,049.63 miles (19,391.95 km) SSultan Hasanuddin International Airport (SHIAM) (UPG)Makassar, IndonesiaView Sultan Hasanuddin International Airport (SHIAM) on a map View satellite image of Sultan Hasanuddin International Airport (SHIAM) Set UPG as destination Airport Get more information about Sultan Hasanuddin International Airport (SHIAM)
1512,003.50 miles (19,317.71 km) WHaliwen Airport (ABU)Atambua, IndonesiaView Haliwen Airport on a map View satellite image of Haliwen Airport Set ABU as destination Airport Get more information about Haliwen Airport