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RNS Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: RNS / LFRN
Airport Names:
  1. Rennes–Saint-Jacques Airport
  2. Aéroport de Rennes – Saint-JacquesAdvanced Landing Ground (ALG) A-27
Location: Rennes, France
GPS Coordinates: 48°4'18"N by 1°43'55"W
Area Served: Rennes, France
Operator/Owner: CCI Rennes
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 124 feet (38 meters)
# of Runways: 3
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Facts about Rennes–Saint-Jacques Airport (RNS):

  • The closest airport to Rennes–Saint-Jacques Airport (RNS) is Dinard–Pleurtuit–Saint-Malo Airport (DNR), which is located 39 miles (63 kilometers) NNW of RNS.
  • Rennes–Saint-Jacques Airport (RNS) has 3 runways.
  • The furthest airport from Rennes–Saint-Jacques Airport (RNS) is Chatham Islands (CHT), which is nearly antipodal to Rennes–Saint-Jacques Airport (meaning Rennes–Saint-Jacques Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Chatham Islands), and is located 12,048 miles (19,390 kilometers) away in Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New Zealand.
  • Because of Rennes–Saint-Jacques Airport's relatively low elevation of 124 feet, planes can take off or land at Rennes–Saint-Jacques 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 combat units moved out by the end of September and Rennes Airport was used as a supply and maintenance depot for American aircraft for several months, before being returned to French civil control on 30 November 1944.
  • Due to the raising traffic in the Nantes Atlantique Airport, there is now an ongoing regional project to build a second large airport between Rennes and Nantes that will service both cities.
  • In addition to being known as "Rennes–Saint-Jacques Airport", another name for RNS is "Aéroport de Rennes – Saint-JacquesAdvanced Landing Ground (ALG) A-27".
  • Seized by the Germans in June 1940 during the Battle of France, Rennes airport was used as a Luftwaffe military airfield during the occupation.

Map of Nearest Airports from Rennes–Saint-Jacques Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Rennes–Saint-Jacques Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
139.06 miles (62.86 km) NNWDinard–Pleurtuit–Saint-Malo Airport (DNR)Dinard, FranceView Dinard–Pleurtuit–Saint-Malo Airport on a map Set DNR as destination Airport Get more information about Dinard–Pleurtuit–Saint-Malo Airport
251.97 miles (83.64 km) WSWMeucon Airport (VNE)Vannes, FranceView Meucon Airport on a map Set VNE as destination Airport Get more information about Meucon Airport
360.87 miles (97.96 km) WNWSaint-Brieuc - Armor Airport (SBK)Saint-Brieuc, FranceView Saint-Brieuc - Armor Airport on a map Set SBK as destination Airport Get more information about Saint-Brieuc - Armor Airport
463.49 miles (102.17 km) SNantes Atlantique Airport (NTE)Nantes, FranceView Nantes Atlantique Airport on a map Set NTE as destination Airport Get more information about Nantes Atlantique Airport
574.77 miles (120.33 km) ESEAngers – Loire Airport (ANE)Angers, FranceView Angers – Loire Airport on a map Set ANE as destination Airport Get more information about Angers – Loire Airport
679.17 miles (127.41 km) SSECholet Le Pontreau Airport (CET)Cholet, FranceView Cholet Le Pontreau Airport on a map Set CET as destination Airport Get more information about Cholet Le Pontreau Airport
781.29 miles (130.83 km) NNWJersey Airport (JER)Jersey, Channel Islands, United KingdomView Jersey Airport on a map Set JER as destination Airport Get more information about Jersey Airport
881.96 miles (131.89 km) WSWLorient South Brittany Airport (LRT)Lorient, FranceView Lorient South Brittany Airport on a map Set LRT as destination Airport Get more information about Lorient South Brittany Airport
992.76 miles (149.29 km) WNWLannion - Côte de Granit Airport (LAI)Lannion, FranceView Lannion - Côte de Granit Airport on a map Set LAI as destination Airport Get more information about Lannion - Côte de Granit Airport
1096.02 miles (154.53 km) NECaen la Mer Airport (CFR)Caen, FranceView Caen la Mer Airport on a map Set CFR as destination Airport Get more information about Caen la Mer Airport
1198.45 miles (158.44 km) SSWÎle d'Yeu Aerodrome (IDY)Île d'Yeu, FranceView Île d'Yeu Aerodrome on a map Set IDY as destination Airport Get more information about Île d'Yeu Aerodrome
12102.15 miles (164.40 km) NNWGuernsey Airport (GCI)Guernsey, Channel Islands, United KingdomView Guernsey Airport on a map Set GCI as destination Airport Get more information about Guernsey Airport
13102.47 miles (164.91 km) WNWMorlaix - Ploujean Airport (MXN)Morlaix, FranceView Morlaix - Ploujean Airport on a map Set MXN as destination Airport Get more information about Morlaix - Ploujean Airport
14109.71 miles (176.57 km) NCherbourg - Maupertus Airport (CER)Cherbourg, FranceView Cherbourg - Maupertus Airport on a map Set CER as destination Airport Get more information about Cherbourg - Maupertus Airport
15112.75 miles (181.45 km) WQuimper - Cornouaille Airport (UIP)Quimper, FranceView Quimper - Cornouaille Airport on a map Set UIP as destination Airport Get more information about Quimper - Cornouaille Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Rennes–Saint-Jacques Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Rennes–Saint-Jacques Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,048.47 miles (19,390.08 km) SWChatham Islands (CHT)Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New ZealandView Chatham Islands on a map Set CHT as destination Airport Get more information about Chatham Islands
212,033.75 miles (19,366.39 km) ESEOamaru Airport (OAM)Oamaru, North Otago, New ZealandView Oamaru Airport on a map Set OAM as destination Airport Get more information about Oamaru Airport
312,028.97 miles (19,358.70 km) ESEDunedin International Airport (DUD)Dunedin, Otago, New ZealandView Dunedin International Airport on a map Set DUD as destination Airport Get more information about Dunedin International Airport
412,016.76 miles (19,339.06 km) SEChristchurch International Airport (CHC)Christchurch, New ZealandView Christchurch International Airport on a map Set CHC as destination Airport Get more information about Christchurch International Airport
512,013.44 miles (19,333.71 km) SEAshburton Aerodrome (ASG)Ashburton, New ZealandView Ashburton Aerodrome on a map Set ASG as destination Airport Get more information about Ashburton Aerodrome
612,011.30 miles (19,330.26 km) SERichard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) (TIU)Timaru, New ZealandView Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) on a map Set TIU as destination Airport Get more information about Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport)
711,985.63 miles (19,288.95 km) SSEKaikoura Aerodrome (KBZ)Kaikoura, New ZealandView Kaikoura Aerodrome on a map Set KBZ as destination Airport Get more information about Kaikoura Aerodrome
811,971.26 miles (19,265.83 km) ESEAlexandra Aerodrome (ALR)Alexandra, New ZealandView Alexandra Aerodrome on a map Set ALR as destination Airport Get more information about Alexandra Aerodrome
911,956.34 miles (19,241.81 km) EInvercargill Airport (IVC)Invercargill, New ZealandView Invercargill Airport on a map Set IVC as destination Airport Get more information about Invercargill Airport
1011,955.64 miles (19,240.69 km) ERyan's Creek Aerodrome (SZS)Stewart Island, New ZealandView Ryan's Creek Aerodrome on a map Set SZS as destination Airport Get more information about Ryan's Creek Aerodrome
1111,951.94 miles (19,234.74 km) ESEGlentanner Aerodrome (GTN)Mount Cook, New ZealandView Glentanner Aerodrome on a map Set GTN as destination Airport Get more information about Glentanner Aerodrome
1211,949.00 miles (19,230.01 km) ESEWanaka Airport (WKA)Wanaka, New ZealandView Wanaka Airport on a map Set WKA as destination Airport Get more information about Wanaka Airport
1311,946.06 miles (19,225.27 km) SEMount Cook Airport (MON)Mount Cook, New ZealandView Mount Cook Airport on a map Set MON as destination Airport Get more information about Mount Cook Airport
1411,940.86 miles (19,216.91 km) SSEWellington International Airport (WLG)Wellington, New ZealandView Wellington International Airport on a map Set WLG as destination Airport Get more information about Wellington International Airport
1511,937.80 miles (19,211.98 km) ESEQueenstown Airport (ZQN)Queenstown, New ZealandView Queenstown Airport on a map Set ZQN as destination Airport Get more information about Queenstown Airport