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WEI Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: WEI / YBWP
Airport Names:
  1. Weipa Airport
  2. YWBP
Location: Weipa, Queensland, Australia
GPS Coordinates: 12°40'42"S by 141°55'31"E
Operator/Owner: Rio Tinto Aluminium Weipa
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 63 feet (19 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Weipa Airport (WEI):

  • The closest airport to Weipa Airport (WEI) is Agnew Airport (AGW), which is located 40 miles (64 kilometers) NNE of WEI.
  • Because of Weipa Airport's relatively low elevation of 63 feet, planes can take off or land at Weipa 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 Weipa Airport (WEI) is Cesária Évora International Airport (VXE), which is located 11,521 miles (18,542 kilometers) away in São Vicente, Cape Verde.
  • Weipa Airport (WEI) currently has only 1 runway.
  • Weipa Airport handled 58,888 passengers last year.
  • In addition to being known as "Weipa Airport", another name for WEI is "YWBP".

Map of Nearest Airports from Weipa Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Weipa Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
139.81 miles (64.07 km) NNEAgnew Airport (AGW)Agnew, Queensland, AustraliaView Agnew Airport on a map Set AGW as destination Airport Get more information about Agnew Airport
248.64 miles (78.29 km) SSWAurukun Airport (AUU)Aurukun, Queensland, AustraliaView Aurukun Airport on a map Set AUU as destination Airport Get more information about Aurukun Airport
393.27 miles (150.10 km) ELockhart River Airport (IRG)Lockhart River, Queensland, AustraliaView Lockhart River Airport on a map Set IRG as destination Airport Get more information about Lockhart River Airport
4109.65 miles (176.47 km) SECoen Airport (CUQ)Coen, Queensland, AustraliaView Coen Airport on a map Set CUQ as destination Airport Get more information about Coen Airport
5124.72 miles (200.72 km) NNENorthern Peninsula Airport (ABM)Bamaga, Queensland, AustraliaView Northern Peninsula Airport on a map Set ABM as destination Airport Get more information about Northern Peninsula Airport
6146.65 miles (236.01 km) NHorn Island Airport (HID)Horn Island, Queensland, AustraliaView Horn Island Airport on a map Set HID as destination Airport Get more information about Horn Island Airport
7154.71 miles (248.98 km) SEdward River Airport (EDR)Edward River, Queensland, AustraliaView Edward River Airport on a map Set EDR as destination Airport Get more information about Edward River Airport
8170.73 miles (274.75 km) NKubin Airport (KUG)Kubin, Moa Island, Queensland, AustraliaView Kubin Airport on a map Set KUG as destination Airport Get more information about Kubin Airport
9175.53 miles (282.48 km) NBadu Island Airport (BDD)Badu Island, Queensland, AustraliaView Badu Island Airport on a map Set BDD as destination Airport Get more information about Badu Island Airport
10194.29 miles (312.68 km) SKowanyama Airport (KWM)Kowanyama, Queensland, AustraliaView Kowanyama Airport on a map Set KWM as destination Airport Get more information about Kowanyama Airport
11197.40 miles (317.68 km) NNECoconut Island (CNC)Coconut Island (Poruma Island), Queensland, AustraliaView Coconut Island on a map Set CNC as destination Airport Get more information about Coconut Island
12201.30 miles (323.96 km) NNEYam Island Airport (XMY)Yam Island, Queensland, AustraliaView Yam Island Airport on a map Set XMY as destination Airport Get more information about Yam Island Airport
13238.89 miles (384.45 km) NBoigu Island Airport (GIC)Boigu Island, Queensland, AustraliaView Boigu Island Airport on a map Set GIC as destination Airport Get more information about Boigu Island Airport
14239.31 miles (385.13 km) NEMurray Island Airport (MYI)Murray Island, Torres Strait Islands, Queensland, AustraliaView Murray Island Airport on a map Set MYI as destination Airport Get more information about Murray Island Airport
15262.99 miles (423.24 km) NNEDaru Airport (DAU)Daru, Western Province, Papua New GuineaView Daru Airport on a map Set DAU as destination Airport Get more information about Daru Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Weipa Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Weipa Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,521.21 miles (18,541.54 km) WNWCesária Évora International Airport (VXE)São Vicente, Cape VerdeView Cesária Évora International Airport on a map Set VXE as destination Airport Get more information about Cesária Évora International Airport
211,515.75 miles (18,532.76 km) WNWAgostinho Neto Airport (NTO)Ponta do Sol, Santo Antão, Cape VerdeView Agostinho Neto Airport on a map Set NTO as destination Airport Get more information about Agostinho Neto Airport
311,512.09 miles (18,526.87 km) WSão Filipe Airport (SFL)Fogo, Cape VerdeView São Filipe Airport on a map Set SFL as destination Airport Get more information about São Filipe Airport
411,501.26 miles (18,509.44 km) WNWMosteiros Airport (MTI)Mosteiros, Cape VerdeView Mosteiros Airport on a map Set MTI as destination Airport Get more information about Mosteiros Airport
511,476.45 miles (18,469.50 km) WNWPreguiça Airport (SNE)São Nicolau, Cape VerdeView Preguiça Airport on a map Set SNE as destination Airport Get more information about Preguiça Airport
611,446.44 miles (18,421.22 km) WPraia International Airport (RAI)Praia, Cape VerdeView Praia International Airport on a map Set RAI as destination Airport Get more information about Praia International Airport
711,425.82 miles (18,388.03 km) WNWMaio Airport (MMO)Maio, Cape VerdeView Maio Airport on a map Set MMO as destination Airport Get more information about Maio Airport
811,393.23 miles (18,335.58 km) WNWAristides Pereira International Airport (BVC)Boa Vista, Cape VerdeView Aristides Pereira International Airport on a map Set BVC as destination Airport Get more information about Aristides Pereira International Airport
911,388.06 miles (18,327.27 km) WNWAmílcar Cabral International Airport (SID)Sal Island, Cape VerdeView Amílcar Cabral International Airport on a map Set SID as destination Airport Get more information about Amílcar Cabral International Airport
1011,332.05 miles (18,237.12 km) NNEParnaíba–Prefeito Dr. João Silva Filho International Airport (PHB)Parnaiba, Piaui, BrazilView Parnaíba–Prefeito Dr. João Silva Filho International Airport on a map Set PHB as destination Airport Get more information about Parnaíba–Prefeito Dr. João Silva Filho International Airport
1111,322.02 miles (18,220.98 km) NNEBarreirinhas Airport (BRB)Barreirinhas, Maranhão, BrazilView Barreirinhas Airport on a map Set BRB as destination Airport Get more information about Barreirinhas Airport
1211,320.98 miles (18,219.31 km) ENECayenne – Félix Eboué Airport (CAY)Cayenne, French GuianaView Cayenne – Félix Eboué Airport on a map Set CAY as destination Airport Get more information about Cayenne – Félix Eboué Airport
1311,300.48 miles (18,186.31 km) NNEMarechal Cunha Machado International Airport (Tirirical) (SLZ)São Luís, BrazilView Marechal Cunha Machado International Airport (Tirirical) on a map Set SLZ as destination Airport Get more information about Marechal Cunha Machado International Airport (Tirirical)
1411,299.47 miles (18,184.69 km) NPinto Martins – Fortaleza International Airport (FOR)Fortaleza, Ceará, BrazilView Pinto Martins – Fortaleza International Airport on a map Set FOR as destination Airport Get more information about Pinto Martins – Fortaleza International Airport
1511,240.61 miles (18,089.96 km) ENEAlbina Airstrip (ABN)Albina, SurinameView Albina Airstrip on a map Set ABN as destination Airport Get more information about Albina Airstrip