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SDJ Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: SDJ / RJSS
Airport Names:
  1. Sendai Airport
  2. 仙台空港
  3. Sendai Kūkō
Location: Natori, Japan
GPS Coordinates: 38°8'22"N by 140°55'0"E
Operator/Owner: Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 6 feet (2 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Sendai Airport (SDJ):

  • The control tower, Tokyo Regional Civil Aviation Bureau office and Air Cargo Terminal are located on the west side of the main terminal building.
  • The furthest airport from Sendai Airport (SDJ) is Rio Grande Regional Airport (RIG), which is located 11,588 miles (18,650 kilometers) away in Rio Grande, Brazil.
  • The closest airport to Sendai Airport (SDJ) is Yamagata Airport (GAJ), which is located 35 miles (56 kilometers) WNW of SDJ.
  • The Sendai Airport Line rail link was completed on 18 March 2007 and began service between Sendai Station and Sendai Airport Station.
  • The airport reopened to limited commercial traffic on 13 April 2011.
  • Sendai Airport (SDJ) has 2 runways.
  • In addition to being known as "Sendai Airport", other names for SDJ include "仙台空港" and "Sendai Kūkō".
  • Because of Sendai Airport's relatively low elevation of 6 feet, planes can take off or land at Sendai 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 1957, the runway was extended to 1,200 metres and Nippon Helicopter Transport established a route from Tokyo's to Sendai.
  • The airport can be accessed by car via Sendai-Tobu Toll Road via Route 20.

Map of Nearest Airports from Sendai Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Sendai Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
135.08 miles (56.45 km) WNWYamagata Airport (GAJ)Yamagata, Honshū, JapanView Yamagata Airport on a map View satellite image of Yamagata Airport Set GAJ as destination Airport Get more information about Yamagata Airport
268.46 miles (110.18 km) SSWFukushima Airport (FKS)Sugawa, Fukushima, JapanView Fukushima Airport on a map View satellite image of Fukushima Airport Set FKS as destination Airport Get more information about Fukushima Airport
376.77 miles (123.54 km) NWShonai Airport (SYO)Yamagata, JapanView Shonai Airport on a map View satellite image of Shonai Airport Set SYO as destination Airport Get more information about Shonai Airport
489.83 miles (144.56 km) NHanamaki Airport (HNA)Morioka, Honshū, JapanView Hanamaki Airport on a map View satellite image of Hanamaki Airport Set HNA as destination Airport Get more information about Hanamaki Airport
599.04 miles (159.39 km) WNiigata Airport (KIJ)Niigata, JapanView Niigata Airport on a map View satellite image of Niigata Airport Set KIJ as destination Airport Get more information about Niigata Airport
6108.67 miles (174.88 km) NNWAkita Airport (AXT)Akita, JapanView Akita Airport on a map View satellite image of Akita Airport Set AXT as destination Airport Get more information about Akita Airport
7126.15 miles (203.01 km) SSWUtsunomiya Air Field (QUT)Nikkō / Utsunomiya, Tochigi Prefecture, JapanView Utsunomiya Air Field on a map View satellite image of Utsunomiya Air Field Set QUT as destination Airport Get more information about Utsunomiya Air Field
8144.77 miles (232.99 km) NNWOdate-Noshiro Airport (ONJ)Kitaakita, Akita, JapanView Odate-Noshiro Airport on a map View satellite image of Odate-Noshiro Airport Set ONJ as destination Airport Get more information about Odate-Noshiro Airport
9166.66 miles (268.21 km) SNarita International Airport (NRT)Narita (near Tokyo), JapanView Narita International Airport on a map View satellite image of Narita International Airport Set NRT as destination Airport Get more information about Narita International Airport
10169.24 miles (272.37 km) NJMSDF Hachinohe Air Base (HHE)Hachinohe, Honshū, JapanView JMSDF Hachinohe Air Base on a map View satellite image of JMSDF Hachinohe Air Base Set HHE as destination Airport Get more information about JMSDF Hachinohe Air Base
11178.92 miles (287.94 km) NMisawa Air Base 三沢飛行場 Misawa Hikōjō (MSJ)Misawa, Aomori, JapanView Misawa Air Base 三沢飛行場 Misawa Hikōjō on a map View satellite image of Misawa Air Base 三沢飛行場 Misawa Hikōjō Set MSJ as destination Airport Get more information about Misawa Air Base 三沢飛行場 Misawa Hikōjō
12179.61 miles (289.06 km) NAomori Airport (AOJ)Aomori, JapanView Aomori Airport on a map View satellite image of Aomori Airport Set AOJ as destination Airport Get more information about Aomori Airport
13189.41 miles (304.83 km) SSWTokyo International Airport (HND)Tokyo, Honshū, JapanView Tokyo International Airport on a map View satellite image of Tokyo International Airport Set HND as destination Airport Get more information about Tokyo International Airport
14213.92 miles (344.27 km) SWMatsumoto Airport (MMJ)Matsumoto, Nagano, JapanView Matsumoto Airport on a map View satellite image of Matsumoto Airport Set MMJ as destination Airport Get more information about Matsumoto Airport
15229.17 miles (368.81 km) WSWToyama Airport (TOY)Toyama, Toyama, JapanView Toyama Airport on a map View satellite image of Toyama Airport Set TOY as destination Airport Get more information about Toyama Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Sendai Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Sendai Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,588.43 miles (18,649.72 km) ESERio Grande Regional Airport (RIG)Rio Grande, BrazilView Rio Grande Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Rio Grande Regional Airport Set RIG as destination Airport Get more information about Rio Grande Regional Airport
211,566.22 miles (18,613.98 km) ESEPelotas International Airport (PET)Pelotas, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilView Pelotas International Airport on a map View satellite image of Pelotas International Airport Set PET as destination Airport Get more information about Pelotas International Airport
311,555.66 miles (18,596.98 km) SEDiomício Freitas/Forquilhinha Airport (CCM)Criciúma, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Diomício Freitas/Forquilhinha Airport on a map View satellite image of Diomício Freitas/Forquilhinha Airport Set CCM as destination Airport Get more information about Diomício Freitas/Forquilhinha Airport
411,546.30 miles (18,581.93 km) SESalgado Filho International Airport (POA)Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilView Salgado Filho International Airport on a map View satellite image of Salgado Filho International Airport Set POA as destination Airport Get more information about Salgado Filho International Airport
511,529.66 miles (18,555.14 km) SEFlorianópolis-Hercílio Luz International Airport (FLN)Florianópolis, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Florianópolis-Hercílio Luz International Airport on a map View satellite image of Florianópolis-Hercílio Luz International Airport Set FLN as destination Airport Get more information about Florianópolis-Hercílio Luz International Airport
611,520.30 miles (18,540.08 km) ECapitán de Corbeta Carlos A. Curbelo International Airport (PDP)Maldonado/Punta del Este, Maldonado, UruguayView Capitán de Corbeta Carlos A. Curbelo International Airport on a map View satellite image of Capitán de Corbeta Carlos A. Curbelo International Airport Set PDP as destination Airport Get more information about Capitán de Corbeta Carlos A. Curbelo International Airport
711,515.81 miles (18,532.86 km) ESETreinta y Tres Airport (TYT)Treinta y Tres, Treinta y Tres, UruguayView Treinta y Tres Airport on a map View satellite image of Treinta y Tres Airport Set TYT as destination Airport Get more information about Treinta y Tres Airport
811,494.85 miles (18,499.13 km) ESECerro Largo International Airport (MLZ)Melo, Cerro Largo, UruguayView Cerro Largo International Airport on a map View satellite image of Cerro Largo International Airport Set MLZ as destination Airport Get more information about Cerro Largo International Airport
911,480.90 miles (18,476.67 km) SENavegantes Airport (NVT)Navegantes, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Navegantes Airport on a map View satellite image of Navegantes Airport Set NVT as destination Airport Get more information about Navegantes Airport
1011,472.12 miles (18,462.54 km) SEAntônio Correia Pinto de Macedo Airport (LAJ)Lages, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Antônio Correia Pinto de Macedo Airport on a map View satellite image of Antônio Correia Pinto de Macedo Airport Set LAJ as destination Airport Get more information about Antônio Correia Pinto de Macedo Airport
1111,469.65 miles (18,458.56 km) ECarrasco/General Cesáreo L. Berisso International Airport (MVD)Montevideo, Montevideo, UruguayView Carrasco/General Cesáreo L. Berisso International Airport on a map View satellite image of Carrasco/General Cesáreo L. Berisso International Airport Set MVD as destination Airport Get more information about Carrasco/General Cesáreo L. Berisso International Airport
1211,466.50 miles (18,453.50 km) ESEComandante Gustavo Kraemer International Airport (BGX)Bagé, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilView Comandante Gustavo Kraemer International Airport on a map View satellite image of Comandante Gustavo Kraemer International Airport Set BGX as destination Airport Get more information about Comandante Gustavo Kraemer International Airport
1311,455.35 miles (18,435.55 km) ESECerro Largo International Airport (VCH)Vichadero, Rivera, UruguayView Cerro Largo International Airport on a map View satellite image of Cerro Largo International Airport Set VCH as destination Airport Get more information about Cerro Largo International Airport
1411,455.10 miles (18,435.14 km) EVilla Gesell Airport (VLG)Villa Gesell, Buenos Aires, ArgentinaView Villa Gesell Airport on a map View satellite image of Villa Gesell Airport Set VLG as destination Airport Get more information about Villa Gesell Airport
1511,437.86 miles (18,407.41 km) SEJoinville-Lauro Carneiro de Loyola Airport (JOI)Joinville, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Joinville-Lauro Carneiro de Loyola Airport on a map View satellite image of Joinville-Lauro Carneiro de Loyola Airport Set JOI as destination Airport Get more information about Joinville-Lauro Carneiro de Loyola Airport