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POW Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: POW / LJPZ
Airport Names:
  1. Portorož Airport
  2. Letališče Portorož
Location: Portorož, Slovenia
GPS Coordinates: 45°28'24"N by 13°36'53"E
Operator/Owner: Aerodrom Portorož d.o.o.
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 7 feet (2 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Portorož Airport (POW):

  • Portorož Airport gained the status of a commercial passenger airport, when on 2 June 1980, the Federal Authority for Transport and Communications issues a permit that allows the airport to be operated as a category "D" airport for civilian use in both domestic and international flights.
  • The furthest airport from Portorož Airport (POW) is Chatham Islands (CHT), which is located 11,929 miles (19,198 kilometers) away in Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New Zealand.
  • In addition to being known as "Portorož Airport", another name for POW is "Letališče Portorož".
  • Because of Portorož Airport's relatively low elevation of 7 feet, planes can take off or land at Portorož 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.
  • Further development of the airport continues, and in January 1975, the Coast Flight Centre is established.
  • Portorož Airport (POW) currently has only 1 runway.
  • As in the case of the development of many airports, Portorož Airport had a humble beginning.
  • The closest airport to Portorož Airport (POW) is Trieste – Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport (TRS), which is located 25 miles (41 kilometers) NNW of POW.

Map of Nearest Airports from Portorož Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Portorož Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
125.42 miles (40.91 km) NNWTrieste – Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport (TRS)Trieste, ItalyView Trieste – Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport on a map Set TRS as destination Airport Get more information about Trieste – Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport
242.76 miles (68.81 km) SSEPula Airport (PUY)Pula, CroatiaView Pula Airport on a map Set PUY as destination Airport Get more information about Pula Airport
349.66 miles (79.92 km) ESERijeka Airport (RJK)Rijeka, CroatiaView Rijeka Airport on a map Set RJK as destination Airport Get more information about Rijeka Airport
461.22 miles (98.52 km) WVenice Marco Polo Airport (VCE)Venice, ItalyView Venice Marco Polo Airport on a map Set VCE as destination Airport Get more information about Venice Marco Polo Airport
562.41 miles (100.44 km) NWAviano Air Base (AVB)Aviano, Pordenone, ItalyView Aviano Air Base on a map Set AVB as destination Airport Get more information about Aviano Air Base
665.82 miles (105.92 km) NELjubljana Jože Pučnik Airport (LJU)Ljubljana, SloveniaView Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport on a map Set LJU as destination Airport Get more information about Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport
769.64 miles (112.08 km) WTreviso-Sant'Angelo Airport (TSF)Treviso, ItalyView Treviso-Sant'Angelo Airport on a map Set TSF as destination Airport Get more information about Treviso-Sant'Angelo Airport
873.32 miles (118.00 km) SSELošinj Airport (LSZ)Mali Lošinj, Lošinj, CroatiaView Lošinj Airport on a map Set LSZ as destination Airport Get more information about Lošinj Airport
981.40 miles (131.01 km) NWBelluno Airport (BLX)Belluno, ItalyView Belluno Airport on a map Set BLX as destination Airport Get more information about Belluno Airport
1085.83 miles (138.14 km) WPadua “Gino Allegri” Airport (QPA)Padua, ItalyView Padua “Gino Allegri” Airport on a map Set QPA as destination Airport Get more information about Padua “Gino Allegri” Airport
1187.91 miles (141.47 km) NNEKlagenfurt Airport (KLU)Klagenfurt, AustriaView Klagenfurt Airport on a map Set KLU as destination Airport Get more information about Klagenfurt Airport
12101.18 miles (162.83 km) WVicenza “Tommaso Dal Molin” Airport (VIC)Vicenza, ItalyView Vicenza “Tommaso Dal Molin” Airport on a map Set VIC as destination Airport Get more information about Vicenza “Tommaso Dal Molin” Airport
13104.74 miles (168.57 km) NWCortina Airport (CDF)Cortina d'Ampezzo, ItalyView Cortina Airport on a map Set CDF as destination Airport Get more information about Cortina Airport
14111.92 miles (180.11 km) SSWFederico Fellini International Airport (RMI)Rimini, ItalyView Federico Fellini International Airport on a map Set RMI as destination Airport Get more information about Federico Fellini International Airport
15116.30 miles (187.17 km) SWForlì Airport (FRL)Forlì, Emilia-Romagna, ItalyView Forlì Airport on a map Set FRL as destination Airport Get more information about Forlì Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Portorož Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Portorož Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,928.85 miles (19,197.58 km) EChatham Islands (CHT)Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New ZealandView Chatham Islands on a map Set CHT as destination Airport Get more information about Chatham Islands
211,509.31 miles (18,522.40 km) ESEGisborne Airport (GIS)Gisborne, New ZealandView Gisborne Airport on a map Set GIS as destination Airport Get more information about Gisborne Airport
311,490.44 miles (18,492.03 km) ESEHawke's Bay Airport (NPE)Napier, New ZealandView Hawke's Bay Airport on a map Set NPE as destination Airport Get more information about Hawke's Bay Airport
411,482.07 miles (18,478.56 km) ESEHood Aerodrome (MRO)Masterton, New ZealandView Hood Aerodrome on a map Set MRO as destination Airport Get more information about Hood Aerodrome
511,461.36 miles (18,445.22 km) ESEPalmerston North Airport (PMR)Palmerston North, New ZealandView Palmerston North Airport on a map Set PMR as destination Airport Get more information about Palmerston North Airport
611,452.68 miles (18,431.26 km) EWellington International Airport (WLG)Wellington, New ZealandView Wellington International Airport on a map Set WLG as destination Airport Get more information about Wellington International Airport
711,449.53 miles (18,426.19 km) ESEKapiti Coast Airport (PPQ)Paraparaumu Beach, New ZealandView Kapiti Coast Airport on a map Set PPQ as destination Airport Get more information about Kapiti Coast Airport
811,432.46 miles (18,398.71 km) ESEWhakatane Airport (WHK)Whakatane, New ZealandView Whakatane Airport on a map Set WHK as destination Airport Get more information about Whakatane Airport
911,427.88 miles (18,391.34 km) ESETaupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō (TUO)Taupo, New ZealandView Taupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō on a map Set TUO as destination Airport Get more information about Taupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō
1011,422.18 miles (18,382.16 km) ESEWanganui Airport (WAG)Wanganui, New ZealandView Wanganui Airport on a map Set WAG as destination Airport Get more information about Wanganui Airport
1111,422.08 miles (18,382.01 km) EKaikoura Aerodrome (KBZ)Kaikoura, New ZealandView Kaikoura Aerodrome on a map Set KBZ as destination Airport Get more information about Kaikoura Aerodrome
1211,413.80 miles (18,368.69 km) ESERotorua International Airport (ROT)Rotorua, New ZealandView Rotorua International Airport on a map Set ROT as destination Airport Get more information about Rotorua International Airport
1311,413.07 miles (18,367.51 km) EWoodbourne Airport (BHE)Blenheim, New ZealandView Woodbourne Airport on a map Set BHE as destination Airport Get more information about Woodbourne Airport
1411,391.56 miles (18,332.90 km) EChristchurch International Airport (CHC)Christchurch, New ZealandView Christchurch International Airport on a map Set CHC as destination Airport Get more information about Christchurch International Airport
1511,390.84 miles (18,331.73 km) ESETauranga Airport (TRG)Tauranga, New ZealandView Tauranga Airport on a map Set TRG as destination Airport Get more information about Tauranga Airport