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SJC Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: SJC / KSJC
Airport Name: Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport
Location: San Jose, California, United States
GPS Coordinates: 37°21'46"N by 121°55'45"W
Area Served: San Jose, California
Operator/Owner: City of San Jose
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 62 feet (19 meters)
# of Runways: 3
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Facts about Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC):

  • The closest airport to Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) is Reid-Hillview Airport of Santa Clara County (RHV), which is located only 6 miles (10 kilometers) ESE of SJC.
  • In December 2011, All Nippon Airways announced it would begin service between San Jose and Tokyo in 2012, restoring the link between the two cities that was lost when American ended the route in 2006.
  • In August 2010, Mexicana Airlines also suspended all flights permanently due to bankruptcy.
  • Because of Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport's relatively low elevation of 62 feet, planes can take off or land at Norman Y. Mineta San Jose 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 furthest airport from Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) is Tôlanaro Airport (FTU), which is located 11,363 miles (18,287 kilometers) away in Tôlanaro, Madagascar.
  • San Jose's first airline flights were Southwest Airways DC-3s on the multistop run between San Francisco and Los Angeles, starting in 1948.
  • On February 4, 2013, Virgin America announced it will begin service from San Jose to Los Angeles International Airport on May 1, 2013, with four daily nonstop flights each way.
  • Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport handled 8,357,384 passengers last year.
  • Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) has 3 runways.

Map of Nearest Airports from Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
16.36 miles (10.23 km) ESEReid-Hillview Airport of Santa Clara County (RHV)San Jose, California, United StatesView Reid-Hillview Airport of Santa Clara County on a map Set RHV as destination Airport Get more information about Reid-Hillview Airport of Santa Clara County
27.47 miles (12.02 km) WNWMoffett Federal Airfield (NUQ)Mountain View, California, United StatesView Moffett Federal Airfield on a map Set NUQ as destination Airport Get more information about Moffett Federal Airfield
312.25 miles (19.72 km) WNWPalo Alto Airport of Santa Clara County (PAO)Palo Alto, California, United StatesView Palo Alto Airport of Santa Clara County on a map Set PAO as destination Airport Get more information about Palo Alto Airport of Santa Clara County
423.02 miles (37.05 km) NNWHayward Executive Airport (HWD)Hayward, California, United StatesView Hayward Executive Airport on a map Set HWD as destination Airport Get more information about Hayward Executive Airport
523.61 miles (37.99 km) NNELivermore Municipal Airport (LVK)Livermore, California, United StatesView Livermore Municipal Airport on a map Set LVK as destination Airport Get more information about Livermore Municipal Airport
629.48 miles (47.45 km) NNWOakland International Airport (OAK)Oakland (near San Francisco), California, United StatesView Oakland International Airport on a map Set OAK as destination Airport Get more information about Oakland International Airport
730.17 miles (48.56 km) NWSan Francisco International Airport (SFO)San Francisco, California, United StatesView San Francisco International Airport on a map Set SFO as destination Airport Get more information about San Francisco International Airport
830.48 miles (49.06 km) SSEWatsonville Municipal Airport (WVI)Watsonville, California, United StatesView Watsonville Municipal Airport on a map Set WVI as destination Airport Get more information about Watsonville Municipal Airport
933.06 miles (53.20 km) WNWHalf Moon Bay AirportHalf Moon Bay Flight Strip (HAF)Half Moon Bay, California, United StatesView Half Moon Bay AirportHalf Moon Bay Flight Strip on a map Set HAF as destination Airport Get more information about Half Moon Bay AirportHalf Moon Bay Flight Strip
1043.23 miles (69.58 km) SEHollister Municipal Airport (HLI)Hollister, California, United StatesView Hollister Municipal Airport on a map Set HLI as destination Airport Get more information about Hollister Municipal Airport
1143.88 miles (70.61 km) NBuchanan FieldConcord Army Air Base (CCR)Concord, California, United StatesView Buchanan FieldConcord Army Air Base on a map Set CCR as destination Airport Get more information about Buchanan FieldConcord Army Air Base
1245.11 miles (72.60 km) ENASA Crows Landing Airport (NRC)Crows Landing, California, United StatesView NASA Crows Landing Airport on a map Set NRC as destination Airport Get more information about NASA Crows Landing Airport
1351.54 miles (82.94 km) SSESalinas Municipal AirportSalinas Army Air Base (SNS)Salinas, California, United StatesView Salinas Municipal AirportSalinas Army Air Base on a map Set SNS as destination Airport Get more information about Salinas Municipal AirportSalinas Army Air Base
1452.70 miles (84.81 km) NEStockton Metropolitan Airport (SCK)Stockton, California, United StatesView Stockton Metropolitan Airport on a map Set SCK as destination Airport Get more information about Stockton Metropolitan Airport
1553.82 miles (86.61 km) SMonterey Regional Airport (MRY)Monterey, California, United StatesView Monterey Regional Airport on a map Set MRY as destination Airport Get more information about Monterey Regional Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,363.12 miles (18,287.12 km) SETôlanaro Airport (FTU)Tôlanaro, MadagascarView Tôlanaro Airport on a map Set FTU as destination Airport Get more information about Tôlanaro Airport
211,317.22 miles (18,213.25 km) SPierrefonds Airport (ZSE)Saint-Pierre, RéunionView Pierrefonds Airport on a map Set ZSE as destination Airport Get more information about Pierrefonds Airport
311,288.38 miles (18,166.85 km) SRoland Garros Airport (RUN)St Denis, Réunion, FranceView Roland Garros Airport on a map Set RUN as destination Airport Get more information about Roland Garros Airport
411,266.63 miles (18,131.83 km) SSir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport (MRU)Plaisance, MauritiusView Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport on a map Set MRU as destination Airport Get more information about Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport
511,260.78 miles (18,122.42 km) SEAmpanihy Airport (AMP)Ampanihy, MadagascarView Ampanihy Airport on a map Set AMP as destination Airport Get more information about Ampanihy Airport
611,179.36 miles (17,991.39 km) SSWSir Gaëtan Duval Airport (RRG)Rodrigues Island, MauritiusView Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport on a map Set RRG as destination Airport Get more information about Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport
711,177.91 miles (17,989.06 km) SSEMananjary Airport (MNJ)Mananjary, MadagascarView Mananjary Airport on a map Set MNJ as destination Airport Get more information about Mananjary Airport
811,156.39 miles (17,954.42 km) SEFianarantsoa Airport (WFI)Fianarantsoa, MadagascarView Fianarantsoa Airport on a map Set WFI as destination Airport Get more information about Fianarantsoa Airport
911,062.55 miles (17,803.40 km) SEAndavadoaka Airport (DVD)Andavadoaka, Toliara province, Atsimo-Andrefana region, MadagascarView Andavadoaka Airport on a map Set DVD as destination Airport Get more information about Andavadoaka Airport
1011,062.01 miles (17,802.54 km) SEManja Airport (MJA)Manja, Menabe, MadagascarView Manja Airport on a map Set MJA as destination Airport Get more information about Manja Airport
1111,046.63 miles (17,777.78 km) SEMorombe Airport (MXM)Morombe, MadagascarView Morombe Airport on a map Set MXM as destination Airport Get more information about Morombe Airport
1211,006.31 miles (17,712.90 km) SSEToamasino Airport (TMM)Toamasina, MadagascarView Toamasino Airport on a map Set TMM as destination Airport Get more information about Toamasino Airport
1311,003.14 miles (17,707.80 km) SSEIvato International Airport (TNR)Antananarivo, MadagascarView Ivato International Airport on a map Set TNR as destination Airport Get more information about Ivato International Airport
1410,990.88 miles (17,688.06 km) SEMiandrivazo Airport (ZVA)Miandrivazo, MadagascarView Miandrivazo Airport on a map Set ZVA as destination Airport Get more information about Miandrivazo Airport
1510,968.73 miles (17,652.42 km) SEBelo sur Tsiribihina Airport (BMD)Belo sur Tsiribihina, MadagascarView Belo sur Tsiribihina Airport on a map Set BMD as destination Airport Get more information about Belo sur Tsiribihina Airport