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YUM Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: YUM / KNYL
Airport Names:
  1. Yuma International Airport
  2. MCAS Yuma
  3. NYL
Location: Yuma, Arizona, United States
GPS Coordinates: 32°39'24"N by 114°36'21"W
Operator/Owner: Yuma County and USMC
Airport Type: Public/Military
Elevation: 216 feet (66 meters)
# of Runways: 4
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Facts about Yuma International Airport (YUM):

  • Yuma International Airport, a shared-use airport together with Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, is located three nautical miles south of the central business district of Yuma, a city in Yuma County, Arizona, United States.
  • Because of Yuma International Airport's relatively low elevation of 216 feet, planes can take off or land at Yuma 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.
  • CareFlight is accredited by the Commission of Medical Transport Services as a critical care transport service.
  • At the same time, the United States of America issued a U.S.
  • In 1959, control of the base was given to the United States Navy and then, nine days later, to the Marine Corps.
  • Over a span of many years the relationship between the Airport and Marine Corps Air Station Yuma deteriorated to an exceptional degree.
  • In addition to being known as "Yuma International Airport", other names for YUM include "MCAS Yuma" and "NYL".
  • Yuma International Airport covers an area of 3,100 acres at an elevation of 216 feet above mean sea level.
  • The furthest airport from Yuma International Airport (YUM) is Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport (RRG), which is located 11,537 miles (18,567 kilometers) away in Rodrigues Island, Mauritius.
  • The closest airport to Yuma International Airport (YUM) is Laguna Army Airfield (LGF), which is located only 19 miles (30 kilometers) NE of YUM.
  • Yuma International Airport (YUM) has 4 runways.

Map of Nearest Airports from Yuma International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Yuma International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
118.59 miles (29.91 km) NELaguna Army Airfield (LGF)Yuma Proving Ground, Arizona, United StatesView Laguna Army Airfield on a map View satellite image of Laguna Army Airfield Set LGF as destination Airport Get more information about Laguna Army Airfield
237.00 miles (59.55 km) WGeneral Rodolfo Sánchez Taboada International Airport (MXL)Mexicali, Baja California, MexicoView General Rodolfo Sánchez Taboada International Airport on a map View satellite image of General Rodolfo Sánchez Taboada International Airport Set MXL as destination Airport Get more information about General Rodolfo Sánchez Taboada International Airport
352.78 miles (84.94 km) WCalexico International Airport (CXL)Calexico, California, United StatesView Calexico International Airport on a map View satellite image of Calexico International Airport Set CXL as destination Airport Get more information about Calexico International Airport
457.77 miles (92.96 km) WNWBrawley Municipal Airport (BWC)Brawley, California, United StatesView Brawley Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Brawley Municipal Airport Set BWC as destination Airport Get more information about Brawley Municipal Airport
557.83 miles (93.07 km) WNWImperial County Airport (IPL)Imperial, California, United StatesView Imperial County Airport on a map View satellite image of Imperial County Airport Set IPL as destination Airport Get more information about Imperial County Airport
663.06 miles (101.49 km) WNaval Air Facility El Centro (NJK)El Centro, California, United StatesView Naval Air Facility El Centro on a map View satellite image of Naval Air Facility El Centro Set NJK as destination Airport Get more information about Naval Air Facility El Centro
766.48 miles (107.00 km) NBlythe Airport (BLH)Blythe, California, United StatesView Blythe Airport on a map View satellite image of Blythe Airport Set BLH as destination Airport Get more information about Blythe Airport
887.89 miles (141.44 km) WNWSalton Sea Airport (SAS)Salton City, California, United StatesView Salton Sea Airport on a map View satellite image of Salton Sea Airport Set SAS as destination Airport Get more information about Salton Sea Airport
9107.78 miles (173.45 km) WNWBorrego Valley Airport (BXS)Borrego Springs, California, United StatesView Borrego Valley Airport on a map View satellite image of Borrego Valley Airport Set BXS as destination Airport Get more information about Borrego Valley Airport
10112.12 miles (180.43 km) NWJacqueline Cochran Regional Airport (TRM)Palm Springs, California, United StatesView Jacqueline Cochran Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Jacqueline Cochran Regional Airport Set TRM as destination Airport Get more information about Jacqueline Cochran Regional Airport
11118.03 miles (189.95 km) SEMar de Cortés International Airport (PPE)La Jolla de Cortes, Sonora, MexicoView Mar de Cortés International Airport on a map View satellite image of Mar de Cortés International Airport Set PPE as destination Airport Get more information about Mar de Cortés International Airport
12119.92 miles (192.99 km) SSan Felipe International Airport (SFH)San Felipe, Baja California, MexicoView San Felipe International Airport on a map View satellite image of San Felipe International Airport Set SFH as destination Airport Get more information about San Felipe International Airport
13122.45 miles (197.07 km) NWBermuda Dunes Airport (UDD)Palm Springs, California, United StatesView Bermuda Dunes Airport on a map View satellite image of Bermuda Dunes Airport Set UDD as destination Airport Get more information about Bermuda Dunes Airport
14123.09 miles (198.10 km) ENEBuckeye Municipal Airport (BXK)Buckeye, Arizona, United StatesView Buckeye Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Buckeye Municipal Airport Set BXK as destination Airport Get more information about Buckeye Municipal Airport
15127.90 miles (205.83 km) NWTwentynine Palms Airport (TNP)Twentynine Palms, California, United StatesView Twentynine Palms Airport on a map View satellite image of Twentynine Palms Airport Set TNP as destination Airport Get more information about Twentynine Palms Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Yuma International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Yuma International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,536.75 miles (18,566.55 km) SSir Gaëtan Duval Airport (RRG)Rodrigues Island, MauritiusView Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport on a map View satellite image of Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport Set RRG as destination Airport Get more information about Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport
211,467.66 miles (18,455.36 km) SSESir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport (MRU)Plaisance, MauritiusView Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport on a map View satellite image of Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport Set MRU as destination Airport Get more information about Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport
311,442.99 miles (18,415.67 km) SEPierrefonds Airport (ZSE)Saint-Pierre, RéunionView Pierrefonds Airport on a map View satellite image of Pierrefonds Airport Set ZSE as destination Airport Get more information about Pierrefonds Airport
411,422.04 miles (18,381.95 km) SERoland Garros Airport (RUN)St Denis, Réunion, FranceView Roland Garros Airport on a map View satellite image of Roland Garros Airport Set RUN as destination Airport Get more information about Roland Garros Airport
511,205.46 miles (18,033.39 km) ESETôlanaro Airport (FTU)Tôlanaro, MadagascarView Tôlanaro Airport on a map View satellite image of Tôlanaro Airport Set FTU as destination Airport Get more information about Tôlanaro Airport
611,125.51 miles (17,904.73 km) ESEMananjary Airport (MNJ)Mananjary, MadagascarView Mananjary Airport on a map View satellite image of Mananjary Airport Set MNJ as destination Airport Get more information about Mananjary Airport
711,074.22 miles (17,822.19 km) ESEFianarantsoa Airport (WFI)Fianarantsoa, MadagascarView Fianarantsoa Airport on a map View satellite image of Fianarantsoa Airport Set WFI as destination Airport Get more information about Fianarantsoa Airport
811,072.24 miles (17,819.00 km) ESEAmpanihy Airport (AMP)Ampanihy, MadagascarView Ampanihy Airport on a map View satellite image of Ampanihy Airport Set AMP as destination Airport Get more information about Ampanihy Airport
911,023.38 miles (17,740.37 km) SEToamasino Airport (TMM)Toamasina, MadagascarView Toamasino Airport on a map View satellite image of Toamasino Airport Set TMM as destination Airport Get more information about Toamasino Airport
1010,988.00 miles (17,683.43 km) SESainte Marie Airport (SMS)Île Sainte-Marie, MadagascarView Sainte Marie Airport on a map View satellite image of Sainte Marie Airport Set SMS as destination Airport Get more information about Sainte Marie Airport
1110,971.11 miles (17,656.25 km) SEIvato International Airport (TNR)Antananarivo, MadagascarView Ivato International Airport on a map View satellite image of Ivato International Airport Set TNR as destination Airport Get more information about Ivato International Airport
1210,929.45 miles (17,589.20 km) ESEManja Airport (MJA)Manja, Menabe, MadagascarView Manja Airport on a map View satellite image of Manja Airport Set MJA as destination Airport Get more information about Manja Airport
1310,908.76 miles (17,555.90 km) ESEMiandrivazo Airport (ZVA)Miandrivazo, MadagascarView Miandrivazo Airport on a map View satellite image of Miandrivazo Airport Set ZVA as destination Airport Get more information about Miandrivazo Airport
1410,901.68 miles (17,544.51 km) SETsiroanomandidy Airport (WTS)Tsiroanomandidy, MadagascarView Tsiroanomandidy Airport on a map View satellite image of Tsiroanomandidy Airport Set WTS as destination Airport Get more information about Tsiroanomandidy Airport
1510,900.96 miles (17,543.34 km) ESEAndavadoaka Airport (DVD)Andavadoaka, Toliara province, Atsimo-Andrefana region, MadagascarView Andavadoaka Airport on a map View satellite image of Andavadoaka Airport Set DVD as destination Airport Get more information about Andavadoaka Airport