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WLS Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: WLS / NLWW
Airport Name: Wallis Island
Location: Wallis and Futuna Islands
GPS Coordinates: 13°16'1"S by 176°11'59"W
Elevation: 0 feet (0 meters)
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Facts about Wallis Island (WLS):

  • Because of Wallis Island's relatively low elevation of 0 feet, planes can take off or land at Wallis Island 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 closest airport to Wallis Island (WLS) is Aéroport de Futuna - Pointe-Vele Pointe Vele Airport (FUT), which is located 145 miles (233 kilometers) WSW of WLS.
  • The Kalae Kivalu is the Chief of the Customary Council of Ministers and Prime Minister.
  • Archaeological excavations have identified sites on Wallis dating from circa 1400 AD.
  • Wallis and Futuna was Established as Apostolic Vicariate in November 11, 1935 and promoted as Diocese June 21, 1966.
  • The furthest airport from Wallis Island (WLS) is Diori Hamani International Airport (NIM), which is nearly antipodal to Wallis Island (meaning Wallis Island is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Diori Hamani International Airport), and is located 12,326 miles (19,837 kilometers) away in Niamey, Niger.
  • The island has an area of 77,5 km² and a circumference of c.
  • Sub-equatorial oceanic trade wind, hot and humid.
  • After a referendum in 1959, Wallis became a French Overseas Territory in 1961.

Map of Nearest Airports from Wallis Island:

List of Nearest Airports from Wallis Island:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
1144.52 miles (232.58 km) WSWAéroport de Futuna - Pointe-Vele Pointe Vele Airport (FUT)Futuna Island, Wallis and Futuna IslandsView Aéroport de Futuna - Pointe-Vele Pointe Vele Airport on a map View satellite image of Aéroport de Futuna - Pointe-Vele Pointe Vele Airport Set FUT as destination Airport Get more information about Aéroport de Futuna - Pointe-Vele Pointe Vele Airport
2163.69 miles (263.43 km) SSEMata'aho Airport (NFO)Niuafo'ou, TongaView Mata'aho Airport on a map View satellite image of Mata'aho Airport Set NFO as destination Airport Get more information about Mata'aho Airport
3240.67 miles (387.32 km) EAsau Airport (AAU)Asau, SamoaView Asau Airport on a map View satellite image of Asau Airport Set AAU as destination Airport Get more information about Asau Airport
4266.84 miles (429.43 km) EMaota (Salelologa) Airport (MXS)Maota, SamoaView Maota (Salelologa) Airport on a map View satellite image of Maota (Salelologa) Airport Set MXS as destination Airport Get more information about Maota (Salelologa) Airport
5284.22 miles (457.41 km) EFaleolo International Airport (APW)Apia, Upolu Island, SamoaView Faleolo International Airport on a map View satellite image of Faleolo International Airport Set APW as destination Airport Get more information about Faleolo International Airport
6302.13 miles (486.24 km) EFagali'i Airport (FGI)Apia, SamoaView Fagali'i Airport on a map View satellite image of Fagali'i Airport Set FGI as destination Airport Get more information about Fagali'i Airport
7370.90 miles (596.90 km) SWLabasa Airport (LBS)Labasa, FijiView Labasa Airport on a map View satellite image of Labasa Airport Set LBS as destination Airport Get more information about Labasa Airport
8373.33 miles (600.82 km) SSWCicia Airport (ICI)Cicia, FijiView Cicia Airport on a map View satellite image of Cicia Airport Set ICI as destination Airport Get more information about Cicia Airport
9375.61 miles (604.48 km) ESEPago Pago International Airport (PPG)Pago Pago, American SamoaView Pago Pago International Airport on a map View satellite image of Pago Pago International Airport Set PPG as destination Airport Get more information about Pago Pago International Airport
10405.59 miles (652.73 km) SWKoro Airport (KXF)Koro Island, FijiView Koro Airport on a map View satellite image of Koro Airport Set KXF as destination Airport Get more information about Koro Airport
11442.84 miles (712.67 km) EOfu Airport (OFU)Ofu, American SamoaView Ofu Airport on a map View satellite image of Ofu Airport Set OFU as destination Airport Get more information about Ofu Airport
12446.58 miles (718.70 km) SWMoala Airport (MFJ)Moala, Moala Islands, FijiView Moala Airport on a map View satellite image of Moala Airport Set MFJ as destination Airport Get more information about Moala Airport
13452.60 miles (728.38 km) NWFunafuti International Airport (FUN)Funafuti, TuvaluView Funafuti International Airport on a map View satellite image of Funafuti International Airport Set FUN as destination Airport Get more information about Funafuti International Airport
14453.79 miles (730.31 km) ETau Airport (TAV)Tau, American SamoaView Tau Airport on a map View satellite image of Tau Airport Set TAV as destination Airport Get more information about Tau Airport
15454.85 miles (732.01 km) SWLevuka Airfield (LEV)Bureta, Ovalau Island, FijiView Levuka Airfield on a map View satellite image of Levuka Airfield Set LEV as destination Airport Get more information about Levuka Airfield

Map of Furthest Airports from Wallis Island:

List of Furthest Airports from Wallis Island:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,326.25 miles (19,837.13 km) EDiori Hamani International Airport (NIM)Niamey, NigerView Diori Hamani International Airport on a map View satellite image of Diori Hamani International Airport Set NIM as destination Airport Get more information about Diori Hamani International Airport
212,288.03 miles (19,775.61 km) NWTahoua Airport (THZ)Tahoua, NigerView Tahoua Airport on a map View satellite image of Tahoua Airport Set THZ as destination Airport Get more information about Tahoua Airport
312,279.11 miles (19,761.27 km) NNEKandi Airport (KDC)Kandi, BeninView Kandi Airport on a map View satellite image of Kandi Airport Set KDC as destination Airport Get more information about Kandi Airport
412,277.42 miles (19,758.54 km) ENEDiapaga Airport (DIP)Diapaga, Burkina FasoView Diapaga Airport on a map View satellite image of Diapaga Airport Set DIP as destination Airport Get more information about Diapaga Airport
512,271.85 miles (19,749.58 km) ENEKantchari Airport (XKA)Kantchari, Burkina FasoView Kantchari Airport on a map View satellite image of Kantchari Airport Set XKA as destination Airport Get more information about Kantchari Airport
612,242.34 miles (19,702.08 km) NEArly Airport (ARL)Arly, Burkina FasoView Arly Airport on a map View satellite image of Arly Airport Set ARL as destination Airport Get more information about Arly Airport
712,214.80 miles (19,657.77 km) ESebba Airport (XSE)Sebba, Burkina FasoView Sebba Airport on a map View satellite image of Sebba Airport Set XSE as destination Airport Get more information about Sebba Airport
812,213.64 miles (19,655.90 km) WMaradi Airport (MFQ)Maradi, NigerView Maradi Airport on a map View satellite image of Maradi Airport Set MFQ as destination Airport Get more information about Maradi Airport
912,190.18 miles (19,618.14 km) ENEFada N'Gourma Airport (FNG)Fada N'gourma, Burkina FasoView Fada N'Gourma Airport on a map View satellite image of Fada N'Gourma Airport Set FNG as destination Airport Get more information about Fada N'Gourma Airport
1012,185.45 miles (19,610.54 km) ENEPama Airport (XPA)Pama, Burkina FasoView Pama Airport on a map View satellite image of Pama Airport Set XPA as destination Airport Get more information about Pama Airport
1112,177.79 miles (19,598.21 km) NEBoundétingou Airport (NAE)Natitingou, BeninView Boundétingou Airport on a map View satellite image of Boundétingou Airport Set NAE as destination Airport Get more information about Boundétingou Airport
1212,172.05 miles (19,588.96 km) ENEDori Airport (DOR)Dori, Burkina FasoView Dori Airport on a map View satellite image of Dori Airport Set DOR as destination Airport Get more information about Dori Airport
1312,169.43 miles (19,584.76 km) EBogandé Airport (XBG)Bogande, Burkina FasoView Bogandé Airport on a map View satellite image of Bogandé Airport Set XBG as destination Airport Get more information about Bogandé Airport
1412,163.73 miles (19,575.57 km) ENETambao Airport (TMQ)Tambao, Burkina FasoView Tambao Airport on a map View satellite image of Tambao Airport Set TMQ as destination Airport Get more information about Tambao Airport
1512,155.07 miles (19,561.63 km) ENEGorom Gorom Airport (XGG)Gorom Gorom, Burkina FasoView Gorom Gorom Airport on a map View satellite image of Gorom Gorom Airport Set XGG as destination Airport Get more information about Gorom Gorom Airport