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RGN Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: RGN / VYYY
Airport Name: Yangon International Airport
Location: Yangon, Myanmar
GPS Coordinates: 16°54'25"N by 96°7'59"E
Area Served: Yangon
Operator/Owner: Government of the Republic of Union of Myanmar
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 109 feet (33 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Yangon International Airport (RGN):

  • The furthest airport from Yangon International Airport (RGN) is Capitán FAP Renán Elías Olivera International Airport (PIO), which is located 11,882 miles (19,123 kilometers) away in Pisco, Peru.
  • Yangon International Airport, located in Mingaladon, at 15 kilometres north of downtown Yangon, is the primary international airport of Burma and the third largest airport in the country after Mandalay international airport and Nay Pyi Taw international airport.
  • Yangon International Airport handled 3,100,000 passengers last year.
  • The Mural of Kandawgyi Lake
  • Yangon International Airport (RGN) currently has only 1 runway.
  • Because of Yangon International Airport's relatively low elevation of 109 feet, planes can take off or land at Yangon 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.
  • The closest airport to Yangon International Airport (RGN) is Pathein Airport (BSX), which is located 90 miles (144 kilometers) W of RGN.
  • During World War II, the airfield served as an operating base for fighter aircraft from the 3rd Squadron, 1st American Volunteer Group of the Chinese Air Force.
  • In 2013, a contract worth $150 million to upgrade the Yangon Airport, to cope with the surging passengers and air traffic, was awarded to a consortium led by an affiliate of Asia World.

Map of Nearest Airports from Yangon International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Yangon International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
189.69 miles (144.35 km) WPathein Airport (BSX)Bassein, Myanmar (Burma)View Pathein Airport on a map Set BSX as destination Airport Get more information about Pathein Airport
2106.04 miles (170.65 km) ESEMawlamyaing Airport (MNU)Mawlamyaing (Maulmyine), Myanmar (Burma)View Mawlamyaing Airport on a map Set MNU as destination Airport Get more information about Mawlamyaing Airport
3160.18 miles (257.78 km) EMae Sot Airport (MAQ)Mae Sot, Tak Province, ThailandView Mae Sot Airport on a map Set MAQ as destination Airport Get more information about Mae Sot Airport
4187.43 miles (301.63 km) NNaypyitaw International Airport (NYT)Naypyidaw, MyanmarView Naypyitaw International Airport on a map Set NYT as destination Airport Get more information about Naypyitaw International Airport
5204.90 miles (329.75 km) NEMae Hong Son Airport (HGN)Mae Hong Son, ThailandView Mae Hong Son Airport on a map Set HGN as destination Airport Get more information about Mae Hong Son Airport
6205.03 miles (329.97 km) NNELoikaw Airport (LIW)Loikaw, Myanmar (Burma)View Loikaw Airport on a map Set LIW as destination Airport Get more information about Loikaw Airport
7206.27 miles (331.97 km) ETak Airport (TKT)Tak, ThailandView Tak Airport on a map Set TKT as destination Airport Get more information about Tak Airport
8226.13 miles (363.92 km) NEChiang Mai International Airport (CNX)Chiang Mai, ThailandView Chiang Mai International Airport on a map Set CNX as destination Airport Get more information about Chiang Mai International Airport
9227.09 miles (365.46 km) NEPai Airport (PYY)Pai, ThailandView Pai Airport on a map Set PYY as destination Airport Get more information about Pai Airport
10237.75 miles (382.61 km) SEDawei Airport (TVY)Dawei, Myanmar (Burma)View Dawei Airport on a map Set TVY as destination Airport Get more information about Dawei Airport
11241.19 miles (388.15 km) ENELampang Airport (LPT)Lampang, ThailandView Lampang Airport on a map Set LPT as destination Airport Get more information about Lampang Airport
12243.69 miles (392.19 km) NWKyaukpyu Airport (KYP)Kyaukpyu, Myanmar (Burma)View Kyaukpyu Airport on a map Set KYP as destination Airport Get more information about Kyaukpyu Airport
13244.45 miles (393.41 km) ESukhothai Airport (THS)Sukhothai, ThailandView Sukhothai Airport on a map Set THS as destination Airport Get more information about Sukhothai Airport
14268.77 miles (432.55 km) NHeho Airport (HEH)Heho, Myanmar (Burma)View Heho Airport on a map Set HEH as destination Airport Get more information about Heho Airport
15278.80 miles (448.69 km) ENEPhrae Airport (PRH)Phrae, ThailandView Phrae Airport on a map Set PRH as destination Airport Get more information about Phrae Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Yangon International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Yangon International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,882.48 miles (19,122.96 km) WSWCapitán FAP Renán Elías Olivera International Airport (PIO)Pisco, PeruView Capitán FAP Renán Elías Olivera International Airport on a map Set PIO as destination Airport Get more information about Capitán FAP Renán Elías Olivera International Airport
211,873.01 miles (19,107.70 km) SWJorge Chávez International Airport (LIM)Callao (near Lima), PeruView Jorge Chávez International Airport on a map Set LIM as destination Airport Get more information about Jorge Chávez International Airport
311,828.27 miles (19,035.71 km) WSWMaria Reiche Neuman Airport (NZC)Nazca, Ica Region, PeruView Maria Reiche Neuman Airport on a map Set NZC as destination Airport Get more information about Maria Reiche Neuman Airport
411,791.50 miles (18,976.53 km) SWTeniente FAP Jaime Montreuil Morales Airport (CHM)Chimbote, Ancash Region, PeruView Teniente FAP Jaime Montreuil Morales Airport on a map Set CHM as destination Airport Get more information about Teniente FAP Jaime Montreuil Morales Airport
511,772.91 miles (18,946.61 km) WSWJauja AirportFrancisco Carle Airport (JAU)Jauja, PeruView Jauja AirportFrancisco Carle Airport on a map Set JAU as destination Airport Get more information about Jauja AirportFrancisco Carle Airport
611,765.64 miles (18,934.92 km) SWComandante FAP Germán Arias Graziani Airport (ATA)Huaraz, PeruView Comandante FAP Germán Arias Graziani Airport on a map Set ATA as destination Airport Get more information about Comandante FAP Germán Arias Graziani Airport
711,747.85 miles (18,906.28 km) SSWCapitán FAP Carlos Martínez de Pinillos International Airport (TRU)Trujillo, PeruView Capitán FAP Carlos Martínez de Pinillos International Airport on a map Set TRU as destination Airport Get more information about Capitán FAP Carlos Martínez de Pinillos International Airport
811,742.01 miles (18,896.89 km) WSWCoronel FAP Alfredo Mendívil Duarte Airport (AYP)Ayacucho, PeruView Coronel FAP Alfredo Mendívil Duarte Airport on a map Set AYP as destination Airport Get more information about Coronel FAP Alfredo Mendívil Duarte Airport
911,742.01 miles (18,896.89 km) WSWCoronel FAP Alfredo Mendívil Duarte Airport (AYC)Ayacucho, PeruView Coronel FAP Alfredo Mendívil Duarte Airport on a map Set AYC as destination Airport Get more information about Coronel FAP Alfredo Mendívil Duarte Airport
1011,729.24 miles (18,876.33 km) SWAlf. FAP David Figueroa Fernandini (HUU)Huánuco, Huánuco Region, PeruView Alf. FAP David Figueroa Fernandini on a map Set HUU as destination Airport Get more information about Alf. FAP David Figueroa Fernandini
1111,702.35 miles (18,833.06 km) WSWAndahuaylas Airport (ANS)Andahuaylas, PeruView Andahuaylas Airport on a map Set ANS as destination Airport Get more information about Andahuaylas Airport
1211,690.71 miles (18,814.32 km) SWTingo María Airport (TGI)Tingo María, PeruView Tingo María Airport on a map Set TGI as destination Airport Get more information about Tingo María Airport
1311,686.27 miles (18,807.19 km) SSWCap. FAP José A. Quiñones González International Airport (CIX)Chiclayo, PeruView Cap. FAP José A. Quiñones González International Airport on a map Set CIX as destination Airport Get more information about Cap. FAP José A. Quiñones González International Airport
1411,670.51 miles (18,781.81 km) SSWMayor General FAP Armando Revoredo Iglesias (CJA)Cajamarca, PeruView Mayor General FAP Armando Revoredo Iglesias on a map Set CJA as destination Airport Get more information about Mayor General FAP Armando Revoredo Iglesias
1511,622.73 miles (18,704.93 km) WRodríguez Ballón International Airport (AQP)Arequipa, PeruView Rodríguez Ballón International Airport on a map Set AQP as destination Airport Get more information about Rodríguez Ballón International Airport