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VKO Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: VKO / UUWW
Airport Names:
  1. Vnukovo International Airport
  2. Международный Аэропорт Внуково
Location: Moscow, Russia
GPS Coordinates: 55°35'45"N by 37°16'2"E
Area Served: Moscow
Operator/Owner: JSC "Vnukovo Airport"
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 686 feet (209 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Vnukovo International Airport (VKO):

  • The expansion plans include lengthening one of the two V-configured runways to 3,800 m and upgrading the instrument landing system from the present CAT II to CAT III.
  • The furthest airport from Vnukovo International Airport (VKO) is Chatham Islands (CHT), which is located 10,747 miles (17,296 kilometers) away in Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New Zealand.
  • The closest airport to Vnukovo International Airport (VKO) is Ostafyevo International Airport (OSF), which is located only 11 miles (18 kilometers) ESE of VKO.
  • Because of Vnukovo International Airport's relatively low elevation of 686 feet, planes can take off or land at Vnukovo 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.
  • On 4 November 1957, a plane carrying Romanian Workers' Party officials, including the most prominent politicians of Communist Romania, was involved in an accident at Vnukovo Airport.
  • Vnukovo International Airport handled 11,175,100 passengers last year.
  • Vnukovo International Airport (VKO) has 2 runways.
  • On the northern perimeter of the airport, the government VIP transport wing is located, operating head-of-state flights for high-ranking government officials.
  • In addition to being known as "Vnukovo International Airport", another name for VKO is "Международный Аэропорт Внуково".

Map of Nearest Airports from Vnukovo International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Vnukovo International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111.04 miles (17.76 km) ESEOstafyevo International Airport (OSF)Podolsk, RussiaView Ostafyevo International Airport on a map Set OSF as destination Airport Get more information about Ostafyevo International Airport
226.65 miles (42.88 km) NNESheremetyevo International Airport (SVO)Moscow, RussiaView Sheremetyevo International Airport on a map Set SVO as destination Airport Get more information about Sheremetyevo International Airport
328.15 miles (45.30 km) ESEMoscow Domodedovo Airport (DME)Moscow, RussiaView Moscow Domodedovo Airport on a map Set DME as destination Airport Get more information about Moscow Domodedovo Airport
431.13 miles (50.10 km) EBykovo Airport (BKA)Moscow, RussiaView Bykovo Airport on a map Set BKA as destination Airport Get more information about Bykovo Airport
536.53 miles (58.79 km) ENEChkalovsky Airport (CKL)Shchyolkovo (Moscow Oblast), RussiaView Chkalovsky Airport on a map Set CKL as destination Airport Get more information about Chkalovsky Airport
680.75 miles (129.96 km) SSWGrabtsevo Airport (KLF)Kaluga, RussiaView Grabtsevo Airport on a map Set KLF as destination Airport Get more information about Grabtsevo Airport
7102.78 miles (165.41 km) NNWTver Migalovo (KLD)Tver Oblast, RussiaView Tver Migalovo on a map Set KLD as destination Airport Get more information about Tver Migalovo
8125.09 miles (201.31 km) SETurlatovo Airport (RZN)Ryazan, RussiaView Turlatovo Airport on a map Set RZN as destination Airport Get more information about Turlatovo Airport
9168.56 miles (271.27 km) NEYuzhny Airport (IWA)Ivanovo, RussiaView Yuzhny Airport on a map Set IWA as destination Airport Get more information about Yuzhny Airport
10174.67 miles (281.10 km) NETunoshna (IAR)Yaroslavl, RussiaView Tunoshna on a map Set IAR as destination Airport Get more information about Tunoshna
11184.08 miles (296.25 km) NNEStaroselye Airport (RYB)Rybinsk, Yaroslavl Oblast, RussiaView Staroselye Airport on a map Set RYB as destination Airport Get more information about Staroselye Airport
12190.82 miles (307.09 km) SSWYuzhny Airport (OEL)Oryol, RussiaView Yuzhny Airport on a map Set OEL as destination Airport Get more information about Yuzhny Airport
13206.21 miles (331.86 km) SWBryansk International Airport (BZK)Bryansk, RussiaView Bryansk International Airport on a map Set BZK as destination Airport Get more information about Bryansk International Airport
14208.23 miles (335.11 km) NEKostroma Airport Аэропорт Кострома (KMW)Kostroma, RussiaView Kostroma Airport Аэропорт Кострома on a map Set KMW as destination Airport Get more information about Kostroma Airport Аэропорт Кострома
15213.50 miles (343.59 km) WSWSmolensk South Airport (LNX)Smolensk, RussiaView Smolensk South Airport on a map Set LNX as destination Airport Get more information about Smolensk South Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Vnukovo International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Vnukovo International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
110,747.25 miles (17,295.97 km) ESEChatham Islands (CHT)Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New ZealandView Chatham Islands on a map Set CHT as destination Airport Get more information about Chatham Islands
210,320.45 miles (16,609.11 km) EDunedin International Airport (DUD)Dunedin, Otago, New ZealandView Dunedin International Airport on a map Set DUD as destination Airport Get more information about Dunedin International Airport
310,315.70 miles (16,601.46 km) EHood Aerodrome (MRO)Masterton, New ZealandView Hood Aerodrome on a map Set MRO as destination Airport Get more information about Hood Aerodrome
410,315.69 miles (16,601.46 km) EOamaru Airport (OAM)Oamaru, North Otago, New ZealandView Oamaru Airport on a map Set OAM as destination Airport Get more information about Oamaru Airport
510,309.27 miles (16,591.12 km) EChristchurch International Airport (CHC)Christchurch, New ZealandView Christchurch International Airport on a map Set CHC as destination Airport Get more information about Christchurch International Airport
610,303.81 miles (16,582.34 km) EKaikoura Aerodrome (KBZ)Kaikoura, New ZealandView Kaikoura Aerodrome on a map Set KBZ as destination Airport Get more information about Kaikoura Aerodrome
710,300.27 miles (16,576.63 km) EWellington International Airport (WLG)Wellington, New ZealandView Wellington International Airport on a map Set WLG as destination Airport Get more information about Wellington International Airport
810,298.50 miles (16,573.79 km) EAshburton Aerodrome (ASG)Ashburton, New ZealandView Ashburton Aerodrome on a map Set ASG as destination Airport Get more information about Ashburton Aerodrome
910,293.27 miles (16,565.36 km) ERichard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) (TIU)Timaru, New ZealandView Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) on a map Set TIU as destination Airport Get more information about Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport)
1010,293.01 miles (16,564.96 km) ESEGisborne Airport (GIS)Gisborne, New ZealandView Gisborne Airport on a map Set GIS as destination Airport Get more information about Gisborne Airport
1110,290.95 miles (16,561.63 km) ESEHawke's Bay Airport (NPE)Napier, New ZealandView Hawke's Bay Airport on a map Set NPE as destination Airport Get more information about Hawke's Bay Airport
1210,287.68 miles (16,556.37 km) EKapiti Coast Airport (PPQ)Paraparaumu Beach, New ZealandView Kapiti Coast Airport on a map Set PPQ as destination Airport Get more information about Kapiti Coast Airport
1310,284.19 miles (16,550.76 km) ESEPalmerston North Airport (PMR)Palmerston North, New ZealandView Palmerston North Airport on a map Set PMR as destination Airport Get more information about Palmerston North Airport
1410,277.35 miles (16,539.75 km) ERyan's Creek Aerodrome (SZS)Stewart Island, New ZealandView Ryan's Creek Aerodrome on a map Set SZS as destination Airport Get more information about Ryan's Creek Aerodrome
1510,273.01 miles (16,532.77 km) EWoodbourne Airport (BHE)Blenheim, New ZealandView Woodbourne Airport on a map Set BHE as destination Airport Get more information about Woodbourne Airport