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SIG Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: SIG / TJIG
Airport Names:
  1. Fernando Luis Ribas Dominicci Airport
  2. Isla Grande AirportAeropuerto Isla Grande
Location: San Juan, Puerto Rico
GPS Coordinates: 18°27'24"N by 66°5'53"W
Area Served: San Juan, Puerto Rico
Operator/Owner: Puerto Rico Ports Authority
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 9 feet (3 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Fernando Luis Ribas Dominicci Airport (SIG):

  • Because of Fernando Luis Ribas Dominicci Airport's relatively low elevation of 9 feet, planes can take off or land at Fernando Luis Ribas Dominicci 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.
  • Originally constructed by the U.S.
  • Isla Grande was renamed in honor of United States Air Force Major Fernando Luis Ribas-Dominicci, an F-111 pilot who was killed in action during Operation El Dorado Canyon.
  • The closest airport to Fernando Luis Ribas Dominicci Airport (SIG) is Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport (SJU), which is located only 6 miles (10 kilometers) E of SIG.
  • In addition to being known as "Fernando Luis Ribas Dominicci Airport", another name for SIG is "Isla Grande AirportAeropuerto Isla Grande".
  • The furthest airport from Fernando Luis Ribas Dominicci Airport (SIG) is Barrow Island Airport (BWB), which is nearly antipodal to Fernando Luis Ribas Dominicci Airport (meaning Fernando Luis Ribas Dominicci Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Barrow Island Airport), and is located 12,244 miles (19,704 kilometers) away in Barrow Island, Western Australia, Australia.
  • Fernando Luis Ribas Dominicci Airport (SIG) currently has only 1 runway.
  • The Puerto Rico National Guard Aviation Support Facility in Isla Verde is right next to the Fernando Luis Ribas Dominicci Airport.
  • On July 8, 2012 airport officials denied via written communication to a local newspaper of "any plans to eliminate or privatize the airport, since the airport is one of the most important airports for general aviation on Puerto Rico, taking into account that its operation approximates around 300 daily operations." On that same newspaper it was published that Seaborne Airlines would transition its operations to the neighboring Luis Muñoz Marin Intl Airport with complete pullout on January 16, 2013.

Map of Nearest Airports from Fernando Luis Ribas Dominicci Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Fernando Luis Ribas Dominicci Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
16.43 miles (10.35 km) ELuis Muñoz Marín International Airport (SJU)San Juan, Puerto RicoView Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport on a map View satellite image of Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport Set SJU as destination Airport Get more information about Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport
212.74 miles (20.50 km) WDorado Airport (DDP)Dorado, Puerto RicoView Dorado Airport on a map View satellite image of Dorado Airport Set DDP as destination Airport Get more information about Dorado Airport
329.42 miles (47.35 km) SEHumacao Airport (HUC)Humacao, Puerto Rico, United StatesView Humacao Airport on a map View satellite image of Humacao Airport Set HUC as destination Airport Get more information about Humacao Airport
430.40 miles (48.92 km) ESEDiego Jiménez Torres Airport (FAJ)Fajardo, Puerto Rico, United StatesView Diego Jiménez Torres Airport on a map View satellite image of Diego Jiménez Torres Airport Set FAJ as destination Airport Get more information about Diego Jiménez Torres Airport
537.83 miles (60.89 km) WAntonio (Nery) Juarbe Pol Airport (ARE)Arecibo, Puerto RicoView Antonio (Nery) Juarbe Pol Airport on a map View satellite image of Antonio (Nery) Juarbe Pol Airport Set ARE as destination Airport Get more information about Antonio (Nery) Juarbe Pol Airport
643.47 miles (69.96 km) SWMercedita Airport (PSE)Ponce, Puerto RicoView Mercedita Airport on a map View satellite image of Mercedita Airport Set PSE as destination Airport Get more information about Mercedita Airport
745.48 miles (73.19 km) ESEAntonio Rivera Rodríguez Airport (VQS)Vieques, Puerto Rico, United StatesView Antonio Rivera Rodríguez Airport on a map View satellite image of Antonio Rivera Rodríguez Airport Set VQS as destination Airport Get more information about Antonio Rivera Rodríguez Airport
852.99 miles (85.27 km) EBenjamín Rivera Noriega Airport (CPX)Isla de Culebra, Puerto RicoView Benjamín Rivera Noriega Airport on a map View satellite image of Benjamín Rivera Noriega Airport Set CPX as destination Airport Get more information about Benjamín Rivera Noriega Airport
967.62 miles (108.83 km) WRafael 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
1070.24 miles (113.05 km) WEugenio 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
1174.22 miles (119.44 km) ECyril E. King Airport (STT)Charlotte Amalie, Saint Thomas, United States Virgin IslandsView Cyril E. King Airport on a map View satellite image of Cyril E. King Airport Set STT as destination Airport Get more information about Cyril E. King Airport
1276.32 miles (122.83 km) ECharlotte Amalie Harbor Seaplane Base (SPB)Charlotte Amalie, Saint Thomas, U.S. Virgin IslandsView Charlotte Amalie Harbor Seaplane Base on a map View satellite image of Charlotte Amalie Harbor Seaplane Base Set SPB as destination Airport Get more information about Charlotte Amalie Harbor Seaplane Base
1399.77 miles (160.57 km) ESEHenry E. Rohlsen International Airport (STX)Christiansted, Saint Croix, United States Virgin IslandsView Henry E. Rohlsen International Airport on a map View satellite image of Henry E. Rohlsen International Airport Set STX as destination Airport Get more information about Henry E. Rohlsen International Airport
14101.94 miles (164.05 km) ETerrance B. Lettsome International Airport (EIS)Beef Island (near Tortola), British Virgin IslandsView Terrance B. Lettsome International Airport on a map View satellite image of Terrance B. Lettsome International Airport Set EIS as destination Airport Get more information about Terrance B. Lettsome International Airport
15103.81 miles (167.06 km) ESEChristiansted Harbor Seaplane Base (SSB)Christiansted, Saint Croix, U.S. Virgin IslandsView Christiansted Harbor Seaplane Base on a map View satellite image of Christiansted Harbor Seaplane Base Set SSB as destination Airport Get more information about Christiansted Harbor Seaplane Base

Map of Furthest Airports from Fernando Luis Ribas Dominicci Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Fernando Luis Ribas Dominicci Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,243.74 miles (19,704.35 km) SSWBarrow 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
212,193.44 miles (19,623.39 km) SWKarratha 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
312,175.40 miles (19,594.36 km) SRAAF 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
412,101.55 miles (19,475.51 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
512,096.54 miles (19,467.45 km) SWCoolawanyah 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
612,074.33 miles (19,431.71 km) SWSolomon 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
712,044.85 miles (19,384.26 km) SWTom 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
812,027.29 miles (19,356.00 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
911,992.71 miles (19,300.34 km) SCarnarvon 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
1011,992.58 miles (19,300.14 km) SWCoondewanna 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
1111,988.69 miles (19,293.88 km) SWBarimunya 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
1211,924.58 miles (19,190.71 km) SWNewman 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
1311,922.56 miles (19,187.44 km) SShark 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
1411,889.24 miles (19,133.83 km) WBroome International Airport (BME)Broome, Western Australia, AustraliaView Broome International Airport on a map View satellite image of Broome International Airport Set BME as destination Airport Get more information about Broome International Airport
1511,800.27 miles (18,990.65 km) SSWMeekatharra Airport (MKR)Meekatharra, Western Australia, AustraliaView Meekatharra Airport on a map View satellite image of Meekatharra Airport Set MKR as destination Airport Get more information about Meekatharra Airport