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RMS Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: RMS / ETAR
Airport Names:
  1. Ramstein Air Base
  2. Ramstein AB
Location: Ramstein, Germany
GPS Coordinates: 49°26'38"N by 7°36'8"E
Operator/Owner: United States
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Facts about Ramstein Air Base (RMS):

  • In addition to being known as "Ramstein Air Base", another name for RMS is "Ramstein AB".
  • The furthest airport from Ramstein Air Base (RMS) is Chatham Islands (CHT), which is nearly antipodal to Ramstein Air Base (meaning Ramstein Air Base is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Chatham Islands), and is located 12,003 miles (19,316 kilometers) away in Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New Zealand.
  • From its inception, Ramstein was designed as a NATO command base.
  • Ramstein's wings are assigned to the headquarters 3rd Air Force also based at Ramstein AB, which controls most of the USAF Wings throughout Europe.
  • Ramstein Air Base is a United States Air Force base in Rhineland-Palatinate, a state in south-western Germany.
  • Construction of the modern USAF base near Kaiserslautern began in April 1948 under the provisions of a Franco-American reciprocal agreement.
  • The closest airport to Ramstein Air Base (RMS) is Sembach KaserneSembach Air Base (SEX), which is located only 13 miles (21 kilometers) ENE of RMS.
  • Besides the U.S. Air Force, the installation's population includes Belgian, British, Canadian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Norwegian, and Polish personnel.

Map of Nearest Airports from Ramstein Air Base:

List of Nearest Airports from Ramstein Air Base:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
113.19 miles (21.23 km) ENESembach KaserneSembach Air Base (SEX)Sembach, GermanyView Sembach KaserneSembach Air Base on a map View satellite image of Sembach KaserneSembach Air Base Set SEX as destination Airport Get more information about Sembach KaserneSembach Air Base
218.57 miles (29.89 km) SSWZweibrücken Airport (ZQW)Zweibrücken, GermanyView Zweibrücken Airport on a map View satellite image of Zweibrücken Airport Set ZQW as destination Airport Get more information about Zweibrücken Airport
327.27 miles (43.89 km) SWSaarbrücken Airport (SCN)Saarbrücken, GermanyView Saarbrücken Airport on a map View satellite image of Saarbrücken Airport Set SCN as destination Airport Get more information about Saarbrücken Airport
437.99 miles (61.13 km) NNWFrankfurt–Hahn Airport (HHN)Rhineland-Palatinate, GermanyView Frankfurt–Hahn Airport on a map View satellite image of Frankfurt–Hahn Airport Set HHN as destination Airport Get more information about Frankfurt–Hahn Airport
541.00 miles (65.99 km) EMannheim City Airport (MHG)Mannheim, GermanyView Mannheim City Airport on a map View satellite image of Mannheim City Airport Set MHG as destination Airport Get more information about Mannheim City Airport
643.67 miles (70.27 km) NNEMainz Finthen Airport (QMZ)Mainz, Rhineland-Palatinate, GermanyView Mainz Finthen Airport on a map View satellite image of Mainz Finthen Airport Set QMZ as destination Airport Get more information about Mainz Finthen Airport
750.75 miles (81.68 km) SSEBaden Airpark (FKB)Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden, Baden-Württemberg, GermanyView Baden Airpark on a map View satellite image of Baden Airpark Set FKB as destination Airport Get more information about Baden Airpark
852.82 miles (85.00 km) NELucius D. Clay KaserneWiesbaden Army AirfieldWiesbaden Air BaseAdvanced Landing Ground Y-80Fliegerhorst Wiesbaden (WIE)Wiesbaden, Hessen, GermanyView Lucius D. Clay KaserneWiesbaden Army AirfieldWiesbaden Air BaseAdvanced Landing Ground Y-80Fliegerhorst Wiesbaden on a map View satellite image of Lucius D. Clay KaserneWiesbaden Army AirfieldWiesbaden Air BaseAdvanced Landing Ground Y-80Fliegerhorst Wiesbaden Set WIE as destination Airport Get more information about Lucius D. Clay KaserneWiesbaden Army AirfieldWiesbaden Air BaseAdvanced Landing Ground Y-80Fliegerhorst Wiesbaden
954.64 miles (87.94 km) NWSpangdahlem Air Base (SPM)Spangdahlem, GermanyView Spangdahlem Air Base on a map View satellite image of Spangdahlem Air Base Set SPM as destination Airport Get more information about Spangdahlem Air Base
1057.87 miles (93.13 km) NWBitburg Airport (BBJ)Bitburg, Rhineland-Palatinate, GermanyView Bitburg Airport on a map View satellite image of Bitburg Airport Set BBJ as destination Airport Get more information about Bitburg Airport
1159.40 miles (95.59 km) NEFrankfurt Airport (FRA)Frankfurt, GermanyView Frankfurt Airport on a map View satellite image of Frankfurt Airport Set FRA as destination Airport Get more information about Frankfurt Airport
1262.34 miles (100.32 km) SStrasbourg International Airport (SXB)Strasbourg, FranceView Strasbourg International Airport on a map View satellite image of Strasbourg International Airport Set SXB as destination Airport Get more information about Strasbourg International Airport
1363.89 miles (102.83 km) WNWLuxembourg Airport (LUX)Luxembourg-Findel, LuxembourgView Luxembourg Airport on a map View satellite image of Luxembourg Airport Set LUX as destination Airport Get more information about Luxembourg Airport
1469.13 miles (111.25 km) WSWMetz–Nancy–Lorraine Airport (ETZ)Lorraine, FranceView Metz–Nancy–Lorraine Airport on a map View satellite image of Metz–Nancy–Lorraine Airport Set ETZ as destination Airport Get more information about Metz–Nancy–Lorraine Airport
1574.95 miles (120.63 km) SBlack Forest Airport (LHA)Lahr, Baden-Württemberg, GermanyView Black Forest Airport on a map View satellite image of Black Forest Airport Set LHA as destination Airport Get more information about Black Forest Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Ramstein Air Base:

List of Furthest Airports from Ramstein Air Base:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,002.64 miles (19,316.33 km) SSEChatham Islands (CHT)Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New ZealandView Chatham Islands on a map View satellite image of Chatham Islands Set CHT as destination Airport Get more information about Chatham Islands
211,612.96 miles (18,689.20 km) SEHood Aerodrome (MRO)Masterton, New ZealandView Hood Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Hood Aerodrome Set MRO as destination Airport Get more information about Hood Aerodrome
311,612.15 miles (18,687.90 km) ESEChristchurch International Airport (CHC)Christchurch, New ZealandView Christchurch International Airport on a map View satellite image of Christchurch International Airport Set CHC as destination Airport Get more information about Christchurch International Airport
411,609.62 miles (18,683.82 km) ESEKaikoura Aerodrome (KBZ)Kaikoura, New ZealandView Kaikoura Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Kaikoura Aerodrome Set KBZ as destination Airport Get more information about Kaikoura Aerodrome
511,604.18 miles (18,675.06 km) ESEOamaru Airport (OAM)Oamaru, North Otago, New ZealandView Oamaru Airport on a map View satellite image of Oamaru Airport Set OAM as destination Airport Get more information about Oamaru Airport
611,602.12 miles (18,671.75 km) SEWellington International Airport (WLG)Wellington, New ZealandView Wellington International Airport on a map View satellite image of Wellington International Airport Set WLG as destination Airport Get more information about Wellington International Airport
711,597.61 miles (18,664.50 km) ESEAshburton Aerodrome (ASG)Ashburton, New ZealandView Ashburton Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Ashburton Aerodrome Set ASG as destination Airport Get more information about Ashburton Aerodrome
811,593.82 miles (18,658.40 km) EDunedin International Airport (DUD)Dunedin, Otago, New ZealandView Dunedin International Airport on a map View satellite image of Dunedin International Airport Set DUD as destination Airport Get more information about Dunedin International Airport
911,587.92 miles (18,648.91 km) ESERichard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) (TIU)Timaru, New ZealandView Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) on a map View satellite image of Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) Set TIU as destination Airport Get more information about Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport)
1011,587.13 miles (18,647.63 km) SEKapiti Coast Airport (PPQ)Paraparaumu Beach, New ZealandView Kapiti Coast Airport on a map View satellite image of Kapiti Coast Airport Set PPQ as destination Airport Get more information about Kapiti Coast Airport
1111,577.66 miles (18,632.39 km) SEPalmerston North Airport (PMR)Palmerston North, New ZealandView Palmerston North Airport on a map View satellite image of Palmerston North Airport Set PMR as destination Airport Get more information about Palmerston North Airport
1211,577.48 miles (18,632.09 km) SEWoodbourne Airport (BHE)Blenheim, New ZealandView Woodbourne Airport on a map View satellite image of Woodbourne Airport Set BHE as destination Airport Get more information about Woodbourne Airport
1311,569.64 miles (18,619.48 km) SEHawke's Bay Airport (NPE)Napier, New ZealandView Hawke's Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Hawke's Bay Airport Set NPE as destination Airport Get more information about Hawke's Bay Airport
1411,553.41 miles (18,593.36 km) SEGisborne Airport (GIS)Gisborne, New ZealandView Gisborne Airport on a map View satellite image of Gisborne Airport Set GIS as destination Airport Get more information about Gisborne Airport
1511,542.72 miles (18,576.17 km) ESENelson AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Whakatū (NSN)Nelson, New ZealandView Nelson AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Whakatū on a map View satellite image of Nelson AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Whakatū Set NSN as destination Airport Get more information about Nelson AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Whakatū