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PSY Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: PSY / SFAL
Airport Name: Port Stanley Airport
Location: Stanley, Falkland Islands, United Kingdom
GPS Coordinates: 51°41'8"S by 57°46'39"W
Operator/Owner: Falkland Islands Government
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 75 feet (23 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Port Stanley Airport (PSY):

  • On May 1, 1982, the Royal Air Force bombed the airport in Operation Black Buck and several other raids were carried out by embarked Harriers.
  • Prior to 1972, there was no airport in the Falkland Islands with a paved runway, and all trips to the islands had to be undertaken by boat.
  • During the Falklands War of 1982, Argentine forces occupied the airport.
  • Port Stanley Airport (PSY) has 2 runways.
  • Because of Port Stanley Airport's relatively low elevation of 75 feet, planes can take off or land at Port Stanley 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.
  • The furthest airport from Port Stanley Airport (PSY) is Mohe Gulian Airport (OHE), which is nearly antipodal to Port Stanley Airport (meaning Port Stanley Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Mohe Gulian Airport), and is located 12,351 miles (19,877 kilometers) away in Mohe, Heilongjiang, China.
  • The closest airport to Port Stanley Airport (PSY) is RAF Mount Pleasant (MPN), which is located 30 miles (49 kilometers) WSW of PSY.

Map of Nearest Airports from Port Stanley Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Port Stanley Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
130.16 miles (48.55 km) WSWRAF Mount Pleasant (MPN)Falkland IslandsView RAF Mount Pleasant on a map View satellite image of RAF Mount Pleasant Set MPN as destination Airport Get more information about RAF Mount Pleasant
2441.33 miles (710.25 km) WSWHermes Quijada International Airport (RGA)Río Grande, Tierra del Fuego, ArgentinaView Hermes Quijada International Airport on a map View satellite image of Hermes Quijada International Airport Set RGA as destination Airport Get more information about Hermes Quijada International Airport
3453.79 miles (730.30 km) NWPuerto Deseado Airport (PUD)Puerto Deseado, Santa Cruz Province, ArgentinaView Puerto Deseado Airport on a map View satellite image of Puerto Deseado Airport Set PUD as destination Airport Get more information about Puerto Deseado Airport
4485.68 miles (781.63 km) WSWUshuaia International Airport (USH)Ushuaia, Tierra del Fuego, ArgentinaView Ushuaia International Airport on a map View satellite image of Ushuaia International Airport Set USH as destination Airport Get more information about Ushuaia International Airport
5494.04 miles (795.08 km) WPiloto Civil Norberto Fernández International Airport (RGL)Río Gallegos, Santa Cruz, ArgentinaView Piloto Civil Norberto Fernández International Airport on a map View satellite image of Piloto Civil Norberto Fernández International Airport Set RGL as destination Airport Get more information about Piloto Civil Norberto Fernández International Airport
6558.61 miles (898.99 km) WSWPresidente Carlos Ibáñez International Airport (PUQ)Punta Arenas, ChileView Presidente Carlos Ibáñez International Airport on a map View satellite image of Presidente Carlos Ibáñez International Airport Set PUQ as destination Airport Get more information about Presidente Carlos Ibáñez International Airport
7581.51 miles (935.85 km) WNWGobernador Gregores Airport (GGS)Gobernador Gregores, Santa Cruz, ArgentinaView Gobernador Gregores Airport on a map View satellite image of Gobernador Gregores Airport Set GGS as destination Airport Get more information about Gobernador Gregores Airport
8600.00 miles (965.60 km) NWGeneral Enrique Mosconi International Airport (CRD)Comodoro Rivadavia, Chubut, ArgentinaView General Enrique Mosconi International Airport on a map View satellite image of General Enrique Mosconi International Airport Set CRD as destination Airport Get more information about General Enrique Mosconi International Airport
9627.46 miles (1,009.79 km) WComandante Armando Tola International Airport (FTE)El Calafate, Santa Cruz Province, ArgentinaView Comandante Armando Tola International Airport on a map View satellite image of Comandante Armando Tola International Airport Set FTE as destination Airport Get more information about Comandante Armando Tola International Airport
10630.90 miles (1,015.33 km) WTeniente Julio Gallardo Airfield (PNT)Puerto Natales, ChileView Teniente Julio Gallardo Airfield on a map View satellite image of Teniente Julio Gallardo Airfield Set PNT as destination Airport Get more information about Teniente Julio Gallardo Airfield
11637.11 miles (1,025.33 km) WLago Argentino Airport (ING)El Calafate, Santa Cruz, ArgentinaView Lago Argentino Airport on a map View satellite image of Lago Argentino Airport Set ING as destination Airport Get more information about Lago Argentino Airport
12681.80 miles (1,097.25 km) NWAlmirante Marcos A. Zar Airport (REL)Trelew, Chubut, ArgentinaView Almirante Marcos A. Zar Airport on a map View satellite image of Almirante Marcos A. Zar Airport Set REL as destination Airport Get more information about Almirante Marcos A. Zar Airport
13693.44 miles (1,115.98 km) WNWPerito Moreno Airport (PMQ)Perito Moreno, Santa Cruz, ArgentinaView Perito Moreno Airport on a map View satellite image of Perito Moreno Airport Set PMQ as destination Airport Get more information about Perito Moreno Airport
14705.26 miles (1,135.01 km) NNWEl Tehuelche Airport (PMY)Puerto Madryn, ArgentinaView El Tehuelche Airport on a map View satellite image of El Tehuelche Airport Set PMY as destination Airport Get more information about El Tehuelche Airport
15719.21 miles (1,157.45 km) WNWChile Chico Airfield (CCH)Chile Chico, Aisén Region, ChileView Chile Chico Airfield on a map View satellite image of Chile Chico Airfield Set CCH as destination Airport Get more information about Chile Chico Airfield

Map of Furthest Airports from Port Stanley Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Port Stanley Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,351.03 miles (19,877.00 km) NMohe Gulian Airport (OHE)Mohe, Heilongjiang, ChinaView Mohe Gulian Airport on a map View satellite image of Mohe Gulian Airport Set OHE as destination Airport Get more information about Mohe Gulian Airport
212,242.65 miles (19,702.59 km) NWMagdagachi (GDG)Magdagachi, RussiaView Magdagachi on a map View satellite image of Magdagachi Set GDG as destination Airport Get more information about Magdagachi
312,235.57 miles (19,691.19 km) NNEHulunbuir Hailar Airport (HLD)Hailar, Inner Mongolia, ChinaView Hulunbuir Hailar Airport on a map View satellite image of Hulunbuir Hailar Airport Set HLD as destination Airport Get more information about Hulunbuir Hailar Airport
412,195.18 miles (19,626.19 km) WNWIgnatyevo Airport (BQS)Blagoveshchensk, Amur Oblast, RussiaView Ignatyevo Airport on a map View satellite image of Ignatyevo Airport Set BQS as destination Airport Get more information about Ignatyevo Airport
512,191.93 miles (19,620.96 km) WNWHeihe Airport (HEK)Heihe, Heilongjiang, ChinaView Heihe Airport on a map View satellite image of Heihe Airport Set HEK as destination Airport Get more information about Heihe Airport
612,166.97 miles (19,580.79 km) NNWTynda Sigikta (TYD)Tynda, Amur Oblast, RussiaView Tynda Sigikta on a map View satellite image of Tynda Sigikta Set TYD as destination Airport Get more information about Tynda Sigikta
712,117.27 miles (19,500.80 km) NNEArxan Yi'ershi Airport (YIE)Arxan, Inner Mongolia, ChinaView Arxan Yi'ershi Airport on a map View satellite image of Arxan Yi'ershi Airport Set YIE as destination Airport Get more information about Arxan Yi'ershi Airport
812,059.75 miles (19,408.24 km) NNWChulman Neryungri Airport (NER)Chulman, RussiaView Chulman Neryungri Airport on a map View satellite image of Chulman Neryungri Airport Set NER as destination Airport Get more information about Chulman Neryungri Airport
912,059.31 miles (19,407.54 km) NNWDaqing Sartu Airport (DQA)Daqing, Heilongjiang, ChinaView Daqing Sartu Airport on a map View satellite image of Daqing Sartu Airport Set DQA as destination Airport Get more information about Daqing Sartu Airport
1012,057.33 miles (19,404.34 km) NUlanhot Airport (HLH)Ulanhot, ChinaView Ulanhot Airport on a map View satellite image of Ulanhot Airport Set HLH as destination Airport Get more information about Ulanhot Airport
1112,055.77 miles (19,401.83 km) EChita Kadala (HTA)Chita, RussiaView Chita Kadala on a map View satellite image of Chita Kadala Set HTA as destination Airport Get more information about Chita Kadala
1212,020.24 miles (19,344.66 km) ENEChoibalsan Airport (COQ)Choibalsan, MongoliaView Choibalsan Airport on a map View satellite image of Choibalsan Airport Set COQ as destination Airport Get more information about Choibalsan Airport
1311,979.54 miles (19,279.15 km) NNWHarbin Taiping International Airport (HRB)Harbin, Heilongjiang, ChinaView Harbin Taiping International Airport on a map View satellite image of Harbin Taiping International Airport Set HRB as destination Airport Get more information about Harbin Taiping International Airport
1411,942.73 miles (19,219.91 km) NNWAldan Airport (ADH)Aldan, RussiaView Aldan Airport on a map View satellite image of Aldan Airport Set ADH as destination Airport Get more information about Aldan Airport
1511,937.28 miles (19,211.14 km) NWJiamusi Dongjiao Airport (JMU)Jiamusi, Heilongjiang, ChinaView Jiamusi Dongjiao Airport on a map View satellite image of Jiamusi Dongjiao Airport Set JMU as destination Airport Get more information about Jiamusi Dongjiao Airport