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TWT Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: TWT / RPMN
Airport Names:
  1. Sanga-Sanga Airport
  2. Paliparan ng Sanga-Sanga
Location: Bongao, Tawi-Tawi, Philippines
GPS Coordinates: 5°2'48"N by 119°44'34"E
Area Served: Bongao, Tawi-Tawi
Operator/Owner: Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 16 feet (5 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Sanga-Sanga Airport (TWT):

  • The closest airport to Sanga-Sanga Airport (TWT) is Semporna Airport (SMM), which is located 89 miles (143 kilometers) WSW of TWT.
  • Sanga-Sanga Airport handled 8,663 passengers last year.
  • The furthest airport from Sanga-Sanga Airport (TWT) is Ponta Pelada Airport (PLL), which is nearly antipodal to Sanga-Sanga Airport (meaning Sanga-Sanga Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Ponta Pelada Airport), and is located 12,304 miles (19,802 kilometers) away in Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil.
  • Sanga-Sanga Airport (TWT) currently has only 1 runway.
  • Sanga-Sanga Airport, also known as Tawi-Tawi Airport, is an airport serving the general area of Bongao, the capital of the province of Tawi-Tawi in the Philippines.
  • Because of Sanga-Sanga Airport's relatively low elevation of 16 feet, planes can take off or land at Sanga-Sanga 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 new runway was inaugurated on August 17, 2009 by Ambassador Kristie Kenney and local officials.
  • In addition to being known as "Sanga-Sanga Airport", another name for TWT is "Paliparan ng Sanga-Sanga".

Map of Nearest Airports from Sanga-Sanga Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Sanga-Sanga Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
189.07 miles (143.34 km) WSWSemporna Airport (SMM)Sabah, MalaysiaView Semporna Airport on a map View satellite image of Semporna Airport Set SMM as destination Airport Get more information about Semporna Airport
297.85 miles (157.48 km) WLahad Datu Airport (LDU)Lahad Datu, Sabah, MalaysiaView Lahad Datu Airport on a map View satellite image of Lahad Datu Airport Set LDU as destination Airport Get more information about Lahad Datu Airport
3111.56 miles (179.54 km) NEJolo Airport (JOL)Jolo, Sulu, PhilippinesView Jolo Airport on a map View satellite image of Jolo Airport Set JOL as destination Airport Get more information about Jolo Airport
4122.59 miles (197.28 km) WSWTawau Airport (TWU)Tawau, Sabah, MalaysiaView Tawau Airport on a map View satellite image of Tawau Airport Set TWU as destination Airport Get more information about Tawau Airport
5130.63 miles (210.23 km) WNWSandakan Airport (SDK)Sandakan, MalaysiaView Sandakan Airport on a map View satellite image of Sandakan Airport Set SDK as destination Airport Get more information about Sandakan Airport
6156.19 miles (251.36 km) WSWNunukan Airport (NNX)Nunukan, East Kalimantan, IndonesiaView Nunukan Airport on a map View satellite image of Nunukan Airport Set NNX as destination Airport Get more information about Nunukan Airport
7169.66 miles (273.05 km) SWBunyu Airport (BYQ)Bunyu, Kalimantan (Borneo), IndonesiaView Bunyu Airport on a map View satellite image of Bunyu Airport Set BYQ as destination Airport Get more information about Bunyu Airport
8191.40 miles (308.03 km) SWJuwata Airport (TRK)Tarakan, East Kalimantan, IndonesiaView Juwata Airport on a map View satellite image of Juwata Airport Set TRK as destination Airport Get more information about Juwata Airport
9205.28 miles (330.36 km) NEZamboanga International Airport (ZAM)Zamboanga City, PhilippinesView Zamboanga International Airport on a map View satellite image of Zamboanga International Airport Set ZAM as destination Airport Get more information about Zamboanga International Airport
10238.45 miles (383.75 km) WNWKudat Airport (KUD)Kudat, Sabah, MalaysiaView Kudat Airport on a map View satellite image of Kudat Airport Set KUD as destination Airport Get more information about Kudat Airport
11247.10 miles (397.67 km) WLapangan Terbang Keningau Keningau Airport (KGU)Keningau, Sabah, MalaysiaView Lapangan Terbang Keningau Keningau Airport on a map View satellite image of Lapangan Terbang Keningau Keningau Airport Set KGU as destination Airport Get more information about Lapangan Terbang Keningau Keningau Airport
12255.53 miles (411.24 km) SWKalimarau Airport (BEJ)Tanjung Redeb, Berau, East Kalimantan, IndonesiaView Kalimarau Airport on a map View satellite image of Kalimarau Airport Set BEJ as destination Airport Get more information about Kalimarau Airport
13260.86 miles (419.81 km) WNWKota Kinabalu International Airport (BKI)Kota Kinabalu, MalaysiaView Kota Kinabalu International Airport on a map View satellite image of Kota Kinabalu International Airport Set BKI as destination Airport Get more information about Kota Kinabalu International Airport
14272.63 miles (438.76 km) NEIpil Airport (IPE)Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay, PhilippinesView Ipil Airport on a map View satellite image of Ipil Airport Set IPE as destination Airport Get more information about Ipil Airport
15280.56 miles (451.51 km) WLong Pasia Airport (GSA)Long Pasia, Sabah, MalaysiaView Long Pasia Airport on a map View satellite image of Long Pasia Airport Set GSA as destination Airport Get more information about Long Pasia Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Sanga-Sanga Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Sanga-Sanga Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,304.14 miles (19,801.55 km) SPonta Pelada Airport (PLL)Manaus, Amazonas, BrazilView Ponta Pelada Airport on a map View satellite image of Ponta Pelada Airport Set PLL as destination Airport Get more information about Ponta Pelada Airport
212,297.48 miles (19,790.82 km) SBrigadeiro Eduardo Gomes–Manaus International Airport (MAO)Manaus, Amazonas, BrazilView Brigadeiro Eduardo Gomes–Manaus International Airport on a map View satellite image of Brigadeiro Eduardo Gomes–Manaus International Airport Set MAO as destination Airport Get more information about Brigadeiro Eduardo Gomes–Manaus International Airport
312,229.06 miles (19,680.72 km) ESECoari Airport (CIZ)Coari, Amazonas, BrazilView Coari Airport on a map View satellite image of Coari Airport Set CIZ as destination Airport Get more information about Coari Airport
412,226.12 miles (19,675.98 km) WSWMaués Airport (MBZ)Maués, Amazonas, BrazilView Maués Airport on a map View satellite image of Maués Airport Set MBZ as destination Airport Get more information about Maués Airport
512,145.71 miles (19,546.58 km) SWJúlio Belém Airport (PIN)Parintins, Amazonas, BrazilView Júlio Belém Airport on a map View satellite image of Júlio Belém Airport Set PIN as destination Airport Get more information about Júlio Belém Airport
612,138.45 miles (19,534.90 km) WItaituba Airport (ITB)Itaituba, Pará, BrazilView Itaituba Airport on a map View satellite image of Itaituba Airport Set ITB as destination Airport Get more information about Itaituba Airport
712,108.10 miles (19,486.05 km) ESETefé Airport (TFF)Tefé, Amazonas, BrazilView Tefé Airport on a map View satellite image of Tefé Airport Set TFF as destination Airport Get more information about Tefé Airport
812,101.18 miles (19,474.91 km) SSEBarcelos Airport (BAZ)Barcelos, Amazonas, BrazilView Barcelos Airport on a map View satellite image of Barcelos Airport Set BAZ as destination Airport Get more information about Barcelos Airport
912,090.59 miles (19,457.87 km) ESELábrea Airport (LBR)Lábrea, Amazonas, BrazilView Lábrea Airport on a map View satellite image of Lábrea Airport Set LBR as destination Airport Get more information about Lábrea Airport
1012,080.86 miles (19,442.21 km) SEPorto Velho-Governador Jorge Teixeira de Oliveira International Airport (Belmonte) (PVH)Porto Velho, BrazilView Porto Velho-Governador Jorge Teixeira de Oliveira International Airport (Belmonte) on a map View satellite image of Porto Velho-Governador Jorge Teixeira de Oliveira International Airport (Belmonte) Set PVH as destination Airport Get more information about Porto Velho-Governador Jorge Teixeira de Oliveira International Airport (Belmonte)
1112,074.32 miles (19,431.69 km) SWPorto de Trombetas Airport (TMT)Porto Trombetas, Oriximiná, Pará, BrazilView Porto de Trombetas Airport on a map View satellite image of Porto de Trombetas Airport Set TMT as destination Airport Get more information about Porto de Trombetas Airport
1212,072.22 miles (19,428.30 km) SAripuanã Airport (AIR)Aripuanã, Mato Grosso, BrazilView Aripuanã Airport on a map View satellite image of Aripuanã Airport Set AIR as destination Airport Get more information about Aripuanã Airport
1312,053.83 miles (19,398.70 km) SSWJuruena Airport (JRN)Juruena, Mato Grosso, BrazilView Juruena Airport on a map View satellite image of Juruena Airport Set JRN as destination Airport Get more information about Juruena Airport
1412,020.00 miles (19,344.26 km) SSEJosé Coleto Airport (JPR)Ji-Paraná, Rondônia, BrazilView José Coleto Airport on a map View satellite image of José Coleto Airport Set JPR as destination Airport Get more information about José Coleto Airport
1512,018.34 miles (19,341.60 km) WSWSantarém–Maestro Wilson Fonseca Airport (STM)Santarém, Pará, BrazilView Santarém–Maestro Wilson Fonseca Airport on a map View satellite image of Santarém–Maestro Wilson Fonseca Airport Set STM as destination Airport Get more information about Santarém–Maestro Wilson Fonseca Airport