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SNB Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: SNB / YSNB
Airport Name: Snake Bay Airport
Location: Milikapiti, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
GPS Coordinates: 11°25'22"S by 130°39'12"E
Area Served: Melville Island, Australia
Operator/Owner: Tiwi Island Shire Council
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 173 feet (53 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Snake Bay Airport (SNB):

  • The furthest airport from Snake Bay Airport (SNB) is Cayenne – Félix Eboué Airport (CAY), which is located 11,936 miles (19,209 kilometers) away in Cayenne, French Guiana.
  • Snake Bay Airport (SNB) currently has only 1 runway.
  • The closest airport to Snake Bay Airport (SNB) is Garden Point Airport (GPN), which is located only 16 miles (25 kilometers) W of SNB.
  • Because of Snake Bay Airport's relatively low elevation of 173 feet, planes can take off or land at Snake Bay 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 airfield was never fully utilized as the proposed amphibious operations were canceled and replaced with the New Guinea campaign.

Map of Nearest Airports from Snake Bay Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Snake Bay Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
115.55 miles (25.03 km) WGarden Point Airport (GPN)Pirlangimpi, Northern Territory, AustraliaView Garden Point Airport on a map View satellite image of Garden Point Airport Set GPN as destination Airport Get more information about Garden Point Airport
224.04 miles (38.69 km) SBathurst Island Airport (BRT)Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, AustraliaView Bathurst Island Airport on a map View satellite image of Bathurst Island Airport Set BRT as destination Airport Get more information about Bathurst Island Airport
370.18 miles (112.94 km) SSEDarwin International Airport (DRW)Darwin, Northern Territory, AustraliaView Darwin International Airport on a map View satellite image of Darwin International Airport Set DRW as destination Airport Get more information about Darwin International Airport
4125.25 miles (201.56 km) ECroker Island Airport (CKI)Croker Island, Northern Territory, AustraliaView Croker Island Airport on a map View satellite image of Croker Island Airport Set CKI as destination Airport Get more information about Croker Island Airport
5173.76 miles (279.64 km) ESEJabiru Airport (JAB)Jabiru, Northern Territory, AustraliaView Jabiru Airport on a map View satellite image of Jabiru Airport Set JAB as destination Airport Get more information about Jabiru Airport
6209.42 miles (337.04 km) SSWPort Keats Airfield (PKT)Wadeye, Northern Territory, AustraliaView Port Keats Airfield on a map View satellite image of Port Keats Airfield Set PKT as destination Airport Get more information about Port Keats Airfield
7246.14 miles (396.12 km) EManingrida Airport (MNG)Maningrida, Northern Territory, AustraliaView Maningrida Airport on a map View satellite image of Maningrida Airport Set MNG as destination Airport Get more information about Maningrida Airport
8290.53 miles (467.57 km) EMilingimbi Airport (MGT)Milingimbi Island, Northern Territory, AustraliaView Milingimbi Airport on a map View satellite image of Milingimbi Airport Set MGT as destination Airport Get more information about Milingimbi Airport
9328.06 miles (527.96 km) SSWEast Kimberley Regional Airport (KNX)Kununurra, Western Australia, AustraliaView East Kimberley Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of East Kimberley Regional Airport Set KNX as destination Airport Get more information about East Kimberley Regional Airport
10335.15 miles (539.37 km) EElcho Island Airport (ELC)Elcho Island, Northern Territory, AustraliaView Elcho Island Airport on a map View satellite image of Elcho Island Airport Set ELC as destination Airport Get more information about Elcho Island Airport
11339.87 miles (546.96 km) WNWViqueque Airport (VIQ)Viqueque, East TimorView Viqueque Airport on a map View satellite image of Viqueque Airport Set VIQ as destination Airport Get more information about Viqueque Airport
12353.55 miles (568.99 km) NWBaucau Airport (BCH)Baucau, East TimorView Baucau Airport on a map View satellite image of Baucau Airport Set BCH as destination Airport Get more information about Baucau Airport
13356.03 miles (572.97 km) ESELake Evella Airport (LEL)Gapuwiyak (Lake Evella), Northern Territory, AustraliaView Lake Evella Airport on a map View satellite image of Lake Evella Airport Set LEL as destination Airport Get more information about Lake Evella Airport
14363.58 miles (585.12 km) SSWArgyle Downs Airport (AGY)Argyle Downs, Western Australia, AustraliaView Argyle Downs Airport on a map View satellite image of Argyle Downs Airport Set AGY as destination Airport Get more information about Argyle Downs Airport
15389.31 miles (626.53 km) SSWArgyle Airport (GYL)Argyle, Western Australia, AustraliaView Argyle Airport on a map View satellite image of Argyle Airport Set GYL as destination Airport Get more information about Argyle Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Snake Bay Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Snake Bay Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,936.16 miles (19,209.34 km) NNECayenne – Félix Eboué Airport (CAY)Cayenne, French GuianaView Cayenne – Félix Eboué Airport on a map View satellite image of Cayenne – Félix Eboué Airport Set CAY as destination Airport Get more information about Cayenne – Félix Eboué Airport
211,917.44 miles (19,179.21 km) NEAlbina Airstrip (ABN)Albina, SurinameView Albina Airstrip on a map View satellite image of Albina Airstrip Set ABN as destination Airport Get more information about Albina Airstrip
311,880.44 miles (19,119.66 km) NEZorg en Hoop Airport (ORG)Paramaribo, SurinameView Zorg en Hoop Airport on a map View satellite image of Zorg en Hoop Airport Set ORG as destination Airport Get more information about Zorg en Hoop Airport
411,862.89 miles (19,091.42 km) NEJohan Adolf Pengel International Airport (PBM)Zanderij (near Paramaribo), SurinameView Johan Adolf Pengel International Airport on a map View satellite image of Johan Adolf Pengel International Airport Set PBM as destination Airport Get more information about Johan Adolf Pengel International Airport
511,837.58 miles (19,050.69 km) NEStoelmans Eiland Airstrip (SMZ)Stoelmans Eiland, SurinameView Stoelmans Eiland Airstrip on a map View satellite image of Stoelmans Eiland Airstrip Set SMZ as destination Airport Get more information about Stoelmans Eiland Airstrip
611,836.10 miles (19,048.30 km) NNESaül Airport (XAU)Saül, French GuianaView Saül Airport on a map View satellite image of Saül Airport Set XAU as destination Airport Get more information about Saül Airport
711,824.73 miles (19,030.02 km) NETotness Airstrip (TOT)Totness, Coronie, SurinameView Totness Airstrip on a map View satellite image of Totness Airstrip Set TOT as destination Airport Get more information about Totness Airstrip
811,814.47 miles (19,013.50 km) NEDrietabbetje Airstrip (DRJ)Drietabbetje, SurinameView Drietabbetje Airstrip on a map View satellite image of Drietabbetje Airstrip Set DRJ as destination Airport Get more information about Drietabbetje Airstrip
911,811.55 miles (19,008.81 km) NNEMaripasoula Airport (MPY)Maripasoula, French GuianaView Maripasoula Airport on a map View satellite image of Maripasoula Airport Set MPY as destination Airport Get more information about Maripasoula Airport
1011,804.08 miles (18,996.78 km) NEWageningen Airstrip (AGI)Wageningen, SurinameView Wageningen Airstrip on a map View satellite image of Wageningen Airstrip Set AGI as destination Airport Get more information about Wageningen Airstrip
1111,797.32 miles (18,985.90 km) NELaduani Airstrip (LDO)Ladouanie, SurinameView Laduani Airstrip on a map View satellite image of Laduani Airstrip Set LDO as destination Airport Get more information about Laduani Airstrip
1211,789.85 miles (18,973.87 km) NEMajoor Henry Fernandes Airport (ICK)Nieuw-Nickerie, SurinameView Majoor Henry Fernandes Airport on a map View satellite image of Majoor Henry Fernandes Airport Set ICK as destination Airport Get more information about Majoor Henry Fernandes Airport
1311,787.04 miles (18,969.36 km) NEBotopasi Airstrip (BTO)Botopasi, SurinameView Botopasi Airstrip on a map View satellite image of Botopasi Airstrip Set BTO as destination Airport Get more information about Botopasi Airstrip
1411,774.36 miles (18,948.95 km) NEDjoemoe Airstrip (DOE)Djumu (Djoemoe), SurinameView Djoemoe Airstrip on a map View satellite image of Djoemoe Airstrip Set DOE as destination Airport Get more information about Djoemoe Airstrip
1511,764.44 miles (18,932.99 km) NECayana Airstrip (AAJ)Awaradam, SurinameView Cayana Airstrip on a map View satellite image of Cayana Airstrip Set AAJ as destination Airport Get more information about Cayana Airstrip