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ROP Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: ROP / PGRO
Airport Names:
  1. Rota International Airport
  2. GRO
Location: Rota Island, Northern Mariana Islands
GPS Coordinates: 14°10'27"N by 145°14'33"E
Operator/Owner: Commonwealth Ports Authority
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 607 feet (185 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Rota International Airport (ROP):

  • The furthest airport from Rota International Airport (ROP) is Salvador-Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães International Airport (2 de Julho) (SSA), which is nearly antipodal to Rota International Airport (meaning Rota International Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Salvador-Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães International Airport (2 de Julho)), and is located 12,182 miles (19,605 kilometers) away in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil.
  • Because of Rota International Airport's relatively low elevation of 607 feet, planes can take off or land at Rota 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.
  • In addition to being known as "Rota International Airport", another name for ROP is "GRO".
  • The Transportation Security Administration began its Rota operations in March 2006.
  • Rota International Airport (ROP) currently has only 1 runway.
  • The closest airport to Rota International Airport (ROP) is Andersen Air Force Base (UAM), which is located 46 miles (74 kilometers) SSW of ROP.

Map of Nearest Airports from Rota International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Rota International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
146.21 miles (74.37 km) SSWAndersen Air Force Base (UAM)Agana, GuamView Andersen Air Force Base on a map View satellite image of Andersen Air Force Base Set UAM as destination Airport Get more information about Andersen Air Force Base
256.29 miles (90.59 km) SSWGuam International Airport (GUM)Hagåtña, GuamView Guam International Airport on a map View satellite image of Guam International Airport Set GUM as destination Airport Get more information about Guam International Airport
362.31 miles (100.28 km) NNETinian International Airport (TIQ)Tinian Island, Northern Mariana IslandsView Tinian International Airport on a map View satellite image of Tinian International Airport Set TIQ as destination Airport Get more information about Tinian International Airport
472.92 miles (117.36 km) NNESaipan International Airport (SPN)Saipan Island, Northern Mariana IslandsView Saipan International Airport on a map View satellite image of Saipan International Airport Set SPN as destination Airport Get more information about Saipan International Airport
5466.91 miles (751.42 km) SWFalalop Airfield (ULI)Falalop Island, Yap, Federated States of MicronesiaView Falalop Airfield on a map View satellite image of Falalop Airfield Set ULI as destination Airport Get more information about Falalop Airfield
6581.93 miles (936.52 km) WSWYap International Airport (YAP)Yap, Federated States of MicronesiaView Yap International Airport on a map View satellite image of Yap International Airport Set YAP as destination Airport Get more information about Yap International Airport
7644.59 miles (1,037.36 km) SEChuuk International Airport (TKK)Weno, Federated States of MicronesiaView Chuuk International Airport on a map View satellite image of Chuuk International Airport Set TKK as destination Airport Get more information about Chuuk International Airport
8776.09 miles (1,249.00 km) NNWCentral Field (Iwo Jima)Motoyama No. 2Airfield No. 2 (IWO)Iwo Jima, Bonin Islands, JapanView Central Field (Iwo Jima)Motoyama No. 2Airfield No. 2 on a map View satellite image of Central Field (Iwo Jima)Motoyama No. 2Airfield No. 2 Set IWO as destination Airport Get more information about Central Field (Iwo Jima)Motoyama No. 2Airfield No. 2
9864.74 miles (1,391.67 km) WSWRoman Tmetuchl International Airport (ROR)Koror, PalauView Roman Tmetuchl International Airport on a map View satellite image of Roman Tmetuchl International Airport Set ROR as destination Airport Get more information about Roman Tmetuchl International Airport
10901.16 miles (1,450.27 km) NEMinamitorishima Air Field (MUS)Minami-Tori-shima, JapanView Minamitorishima Air Field on a map View satellite image of Minamitorishima Air Field Set MUS as destination Airport Get more information about Minamitorishima Air Field
111,010.48 miles (1,626.21 km) ESEPohnpei International Airport (PNI)Kolonia, Federated States of MicronesiaView Pohnpei International Airport on a map View satellite image of Pohnpei International Airport Set PNI as destination Airport Get more information about Pohnpei International Airport
121,131.73 miles (1,821.33 km) SMomote Airport (MAS)Los Negros Island, Admiralty Islands, Papua New GuineaView Momote Airport on a map View satellite image of Momote Airport Set MAS as destination Airport Get more information about Momote Airport
131,139.80 miles (1,834.32 km) SSEEmirau Airport (EMI)Emirau, Papua New GuineaView Emirau Airport on a map View satellite image of Emirau Airport Set EMI as destination Airport Get more information about Emirau Airport
141,167.55 miles (1,878.98 km) EEnewetak Auxiliary Airfield (ENT)Enewetak, Marshall IslandsView Enewetak Auxiliary Airfield on a map View satellite image of Enewetak Auxiliary Airfield Set ENT as destination Airport Get more information about Enewetak Auxiliary Airfield
151,200.95 miles (1,932.74 km) SSWBatom Airport (BXM)Batom, IndonesiaView Batom Airport on a map View satellite image of Batom Airport Set BXM as destination Airport Get more information about Batom Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Rota International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Rota International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,181.86 miles (19,604.76 km) ESESalvador-Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães International Airport (2 de Julho) (SSA)Salvador, Bahia, BrazilView Salvador-Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães International Airport (2 de Julho) on a map View satellite image of Salvador-Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães International Airport (2 de Julho) Set SSA as destination Airport Get more information about Salvador-Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães International Airport (2 de Julho)
212,166.73 miles (19,580.41 km) SEAracaju–Santa Maria Airport (AJU)Aracaju, Sergipe, BrazilView Aracaju–Santa Maria Airport on a map View satellite image of Aracaju–Santa Maria Airport Set AJU as destination Airport Get more information about Aracaju–Santa Maria Airport
312,147.37 miles (19,549.25 km) EIlhéus/Bahia-Jorge Amado Airport (IOS)Ilhéus, Bahia, BrazilView Ilhéus/Bahia-Jorge Amado Airport on a map View satellite image of Ilhéus/Bahia-Jorge Amado Airport Set IOS as destination Airport Get more information about Ilhéus/Bahia-Jorge Amado Airport
412,109.17 miles (19,487.77 km) ESEPorto Seguro Airport (BPS)Porto Seguro, BrazilView Porto Seguro Airport on a map View satellite image of Porto Seguro Airport Set BPS as destination Airport Get more information about Porto Seguro Airport
512,107.62 miles (19,485.28 km) SSEMaceió/Zumbi dos Palmares International Airport (MCZ)Maceió, BrazilView Maceió/Zumbi dos Palmares International Airport on a map View satellite image of Maceió/Zumbi dos Palmares International Airport Set MCZ as destination Airport Get more information about Maceió/Zumbi dos Palmares International Airport
612,025.67 miles (19,353.38 km) EPedro Otacílio Figueiredo Airport (VDC)Vitória da Conquista, BrazilView Pedro Otacílio Figueiredo Airport on a map View satellite image of Pedro Otacílio Figueiredo Airport Set VDC as destination Airport Get more information about Pedro Otacílio Figueiredo Airport
712,018.77 miles (19,342.28 km) SRecife/Guararapes–Gilberto Freyre International Airport (REC)Recife, BrazilView Recife/Guararapes–Gilberto Freyre International Airport on a map View satellite image of Recife/Guararapes–Gilberto Freyre International Airport Set REC as destination Airport Get more information about Recife/Guararapes–Gilberto Freyre International Airport
811,983.46 miles (19,285.46 km) ESECoronel Horácio de Mattos Airport (LEC)Lençõis, Bahia, BrazilView Coronel Horácio de Mattos Airport on a map View satellite image of Coronel Horácio de Mattos Airport Set LEC as destination Airport Get more information about Coronel Horácio de Mattos Airport
911,953.49 miles (19,237.23 km) SPresidente João Suassuna Airport (CPV)Campina Grande, Paraíba, BrazilView Presidente João Suassuna Airport on a map View satellite image of Presidente João Suassuna Airport Set CPV as destination Airport Get more information about Presidente João Suassuna Airport
1011,951.00 miles (19,233.21 km) SPresidente Castro Pinto International Airport (JPA)João Pessoa, Paraíba, BrazilView Presidente Castro Pinto International Airport on a map View satellite image of Presidente Castro Pinto International Airport Set JPA as destination Airport Get more information about Presidente Castro Pinto International Airport
1111,920.84 miles (19,184.69 km) SEPetrolina–Senador Nilo Coelho Airport (PNZ)Petrolina, Pernambuco, BrazilView Petrolina–Senador Nilo Coelho Airport on a map View satellite image of Petrolina–Senador Nilo Coelho Airport Set PNZ as destination Airport Get more information about Petrolina–Senador Nilo Coelho Airport
1211,901.37 miles (19,153.35 km) EGuanambi Airport (GNM)Guanambi, Bahia, BrazilView Guanambi Airport on a map View satellite image of Guanambi Airport Set GNM as destination Airport Get more information about Guanambi Airport
1311,880.33 miles (19,119.49 km) SEVitória-Eurico de Aguiar Salles Airport (Goiabeiras) (VIX)Vitória, Espírito Santo, BrazilView Vitória-Eurico de Aguiar Salles Airport (Goiabeiras) on a map View satellite image of Vitória-Eurico de Aguiar Salles Airport (Goiabeiras) Set VIX as destination Airport Get more information about Vitória-Eurico de Aguiar Salles Airport (Goiabeiras)
1411,864.69 miles (19,094.32 km) SAugusto Severo International Airport (NAT)Natal, BrazilView Augusto Severo International Airport on a map View satellite image of Augusto Severo International Airport Set NAT as destination Airport Get more information about Augusto Severo International Airport
1511,857.56 miles (19,082.84 km) SECoronel Altino Machado de Oliveira Airport (GVR)Governador Valadares, Minas Gerais, BrazilView Coronel Altino Machado de Oliveira Airport on a map View satellite image of Coronel Altino Machado de Oliveira Airport Set GVR as destination Airport Get more information about Coronel Altino Machado de Oliveira Airport