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IATA / ICAO Codes: SDQ / MDSD
Airport Names:
  1. Las Américas International Airport
  2. Aeropuerto Internacional Las Américas
Location: Punta Caucedo (near Santo Domingo), Dominican Republic
GPS Coordinates: 18°25'45"N by 69°40'8"W
Area Served: Santo Domingo
Operator/Owner: Government
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 59 feet (18 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Las Américas International Airport (SDQ):

  • In addition to being known as "Las Américas International Airport", another name for SDQ is "Aeropuerto Internacional Las Américas".
  • Las Américas International Airport (SDQ) currently has only 1 runway.
  • Las Américas also has served as a hub for airlines such as Aeromar Líneas Aéreas Dominicanas, Air Santo Domingo, Aero Continente Dominicana, and Queen Air.
  • Because of Las Américas International Airport's relatively low elevation of 59 feet, planes can take off or land at Las Américas 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 Las Américas International Airport (SDQ) is Herrera International Airport (HEX), which is located only 20 miles (32 kilometers) W of SDQ.
  • Las Américas International Airport is an international airport located in Punta Caucedo, near Santo Domingo and Boca Chica in the Dominican Republic.
  • Las Américas International Airport handled 3,136,522 passengers last year.
  • The airport is the second busiest in the country, after Punta Cana International Airport, and one of the largest in the Caribbean, handling 3.1 million passengers in 2012 through its air terminal.
  • The furthest airport from Las Américas International Airport (SDQ) is RAAF Learmonth (LEA), which is nearly antipodal to Las Américas International Airport (meaning Las Américas International Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from RAAF Learmonth), and is located 12,078 miles (19,438 kilometers) away in Exmouth, Western Australia, Australia.
  • Concourse B has five gates, B1 through B5.

Map of Nearest Airports from Las Américas International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Las Américas International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
119.94 miles (32.09 km) WHerrera International Airport (HEX)Santo Domingo, Dominican RepublicView Herrera International Airport on a map View satellite image of Herrera International Airport Set HEX as destination Airport Get more information about Herrera International Airport
222.83 miles (36.74 km) WNWLa Isabela International Airport (JBQ)La Isabela, Dominican RepublicView La Isabela International Airport on a map View satellite image of La Isabela International Airport Set JBQ as destination Airport Get more information about La Isabela International Airport
349.69 miles (79.97 km) ELa Romana International Airport (LRM)La Romana, Dominican RepublicView La Romana International Airport on a map View satellite image of La Romana International Airport Set LRM as destination Airport Get more information about La Romana International Airport
455.40 miles (89.16 km) NNEArroyo Barril Airport (EPS)Samaná, Dominican RepublicView Arroyo Barril Airport on a map View satellite image of Arroyo Barril Airport Set EPS as destination Airport Get more information about Arroyo Barril Airport
558.25 miles (93.74 km) NEl Catey International Airport (AZS)El Catey, Samaná, Dominican RepublicView El Catey International Airport on a map View satellite image of El Catey International Airport Set AZS as destination Airport Get more information about El Catey International Airport
676.30 miles (122.80 km) WNWConstanza Airport (COZ)Constanza, Dominican RepublicView Constanza Airport on a map View satellite image of Constanza Airport Set COZ as destination Airport Get more information about Constanza Airport
786.81 miles (139.71 km) EPunta Cana International Airport (PUJ)Punta Cana, Dominican RepublicView Punta Cana International Airport on a map View satellite image of Punta Cana International Airport Set PUJ as destination Airport Get more information about Punta Cana International Airport
891.08 miles (146.57 km) NWCibao International Airport (STI)Santiago, Dominican RepublicView Cibao International Airport on a map View satellite image of Cibao International Airport Set STI as destination Airport Get more information about Cibao International Airport
995.98 miles (154.46 km) WMaría Montez International Airport (BRX)Barahona, Dominican RepublicView María Montez International Airport on a map View satellite image of María Montez International Airport Set BRX as destination Airport Get more information about María Montez International Airport
10109.02 miles (175.45 km) NNWGregorio Luperón International Airport (POP)San Felipe de Puerto Plata, Dominican RepublicView Gregorio Luperón International Airport on a map View satellite image of Gregorio Luperón International Airport Set POP as destination Airport Get more information about Gregorio Luperón International Airport
11134.23 miles (216.03 km) WSWCabo Rojo National Airport (CBJ)Pedernales, Dominican RepublicView Cabo Rojo National Airport on a map View satellite image of Cabo Rojo National Airport Set CBJ as destination Airport Get more information about Cabo Rojo National Airport
12165.74 miles (266.73 km) EEugenio María de Hostos Airport (MAZ)Mayagüez, Puerto RicoView Eugenio María de Hostos Airport on a map View satellite image of Eugenio María de Hostos Airport Set MAZ as destination Airport Get more information about Eugenio María de Hostos Airport
13166.49 miles (267.94 km) ERafael Hernández Airport (BQN)Aguadilla, Puerto RicoView Rafael Hernández Airport on a map View satellite image of Rafael Hernández Airport Set BQN as destination Airport Get more information about Rafael Hernández Airport
14172.21 miles (277.15 km) WToussaint L'Ouverture International Airport (PAP)Port-au-Prince, HaitiView Toussaint L'Ouverture International Airport on a map View satellite image of Toussaint L'Ouverture International Airport Set PAP as destination Airport Get more information about Toussaint L'Ouverture International Airport
15187.35 miles (301.51 km) WJacmel Airport (JAK)Jacmel, HaitiView Jacmel Airport on a map View satellite image of Jacmel Airport Set JAK as destination Airport Get more information about Jacmel Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Las Américas International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Las Américas International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,078.47 miles (19,438.37 km) SWRAAF Learmonth (LEA)Exmouth, Western Australia, AustraliaView RAAF Learmonth on a map View satellite image of RAAF Learmonth Set LEA as destination Airport Get more information about RAAF Learmonth
212,066.26 miles (19,418.71 km) WSWBarrow Island Airport (BWB)Barrow Island, Western Australia, AustraliaView Barrow Island Airport on a map View satellite image of Barrow Island Airport Set BWB as destination Airport Get more information about Barrow Island Airport
311,988.78 miles (19,294.02 km) WSWKarratha Airport (KTA)Karratha / Dampier, Western Australia, AustraliaView Karratha Airport on a map View satellite image of Karratha Airport Set KTA as destination Airport Get more information about Karratha Airport
411,942.19 miles (19,219.05 km) SSWCarnarvon Airport (CVQ)Carnarvon, Western Australia, AustraliaView Carnarvon Airport on a map View satellite image of Carnarvon Airport Set CVQ as destination Airport Get more information about Carnarvon Airport
511,901.84 miles (19,154.11 km) WSWCoolawanyah Station Airport (COY)Coolawanyah Station, Western Australia, AustraliaView Coolawanyah Station Airport on a map View satellite image of Coolawanyah Station Airport Set COY as destination Airport Get more information about Coolawanyah Station Airport
611,887.74 miles (19,131.42 km) WSWSolomon Airport (SLJ)Karijini National Park, Western Australia, AustraliaView Solomon Airport on a map View satellite image of Solomon Airport Set SLJ as destination Airport Get more information about Solomon Airport
711,880.93 miles (19,120.46 km) SSWShark Bay Airport (MJK)Monkey Mia, Western Australia, AustraliaView Shark Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Shark Bay Airport Set MJK as destination Airport Get more information about Shark Bay Airport
811,879.78 miles (19,118.61 km) WSWPort Hedland International Airport (PHE)Port Hedland, Western Australia, AustraliaView Port Hedland International Airport on a map View satellite image of Port Hedland International Airport Set PHE as destination Airport Get more information about Port Hedland International Airport
911,865.44 miles (19,095.52 km) WSWTom Price Airport (TPR)Tom Price, Western Australia, AustraliaView Tom Price Airport on a map View satellite image of Tom Price Airport Set TPR as destination Airport Get more information about Tom Price Airport
1011,856.74 miles (19,081.53 km) SWParaburdoo Airport (PBO)Paraburdoo, Western Australia, AustraliaView Paraburdoo Airport on a map View satellite image of Paraburdoo Airport Set PBO as destination Airport Get more information about Paraburdoo Airport
1111,806.11 miles (19,000.05 km) WSWCoondewanna Airport (CJF)Coondewanna, Western Australia, AustraliaView Coondewanna Airport on a map View satellite image of Coondewanna Airport Set CJF as destination Airport Get more information about Coondewanna Airport
1211,804.22 miles (18,997.01 km) SSEChristmas Island Airport (XCH)Christmas Island, AustraliaView Christmas Island Airport on a map View satellite image of Christmas Island Airport Set XCH as destination Airport Get more information about Christmas Island Airport
1311,794.60 miles (18,981.51 km) WSWBarimunya Airport (BYP)Barimunya, Western Australia, AustraliaView Barimunya Airport on a map View satellite image of Barimunya Airport Set BYP as destination Airport Get more information about Barimunya Airport
1411,749.98 miles (18,909.72 km) SSWKalbarri Airport (KAX)Kalbarri, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kalbarri Airport on a map View satellite image of Kalbarri Airport Set KAX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalbarri Airport
1511,735.37 miles (18,886.20 km) WSWNewman Airport (ZNE)Newman, Western Australia, AustraliaView Newman Airport on a map View satellite image of Newman Airport Set ZNE as destination Airport Get more information about Newman Airport