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ANX Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: ANX / ENAN
Airport Names:
  1. Andøya Airport, Andenes
  2. Andøya lufthavn, Andenes
Location: Andenes, Norway
GPS Coordinates: 69°17'33"N by 16°8'39"E
Operator/Owner: Avinor
Airport Type: Joint (public and military)
Elevation: 43 feet (13 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Andøya Airport, Andenes (ANX):

  • Because of Andøya Airport, Andenes's relatively low elevation of 43 feet, planes can take off or land at Andøya Airport, Andenes 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.
  • Andøya Airport, Andenes (ANX) currently has only 1 runway.
  • The furthest airport from Andøya Airport, Andenes (ANX) is Chatham Islands (CHT), which is located 10,620 miles (17,092 kilometers) away in Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New Zealand.
  • It soon proved difficult to provide sufficient patronage to keep operations profitable.
  • In addition to being known as "Andøya Airport, Andenes", another name for ANX is "Andøya lufthavn, Andenes".
  • From 1 April 2003 Norwegian Air Shuttle took over the route from Andenes to Bodø and Tromsø.
  • Widerøe serves Andenes with Dash 8 aircraft on public service obligations with the Ministry of Transport and Communications.
  • Andøya Airport, Andenes handled 48,254 passengers last year.
  • Andøya Air Station was built with North Atlantic Treaty Organization funds as a combined Supreme Allied Commander Europe and Supreme Allied Commander Atlantic project as a base for maritime surveillance.
  • The closest airport to Andøya Airport, Andenes (ANX) is Stokmarknes Airport, Skagen (SKN), which is located 56 miles (91 kilometers) SSW of ANX.

Map of Nearest Airports from Andøya Airport, Andenes:

List of Nearest Airports from Andøya Airport, Andenes:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
156.47 miles (90.87 km) SSWStokmarknes Airport, Skagen (SKN)Hadsel, Nordland, NorwayView Stokmarknes Airport, Skagen on a map Set SKN as destination Airport Get more information about Stokmarknes Airport, Skagen
257.09 miles (91.88 km) SSEHarstad/Narvik Airport, Evenes (EVE)Evenes, NorwayView Harstad/Narvik Airport, Evenes on a map Set EVE as destination Airport Get more information about Harstad/Narvik Airport, Evenes
361.08 miles (98.31 km) ESEBardufoss Airport (BDU)Bardufoss, NorwayView Bardufoss Airport on a map Set BDU as destination Airport Get more information about Bardufoss Airport
466.81 miles (107.52 km) SSENarvik Airport, Framnes (NVK)Narvik, Nordland, NorwayView Narvik Airport, Framnes on a map Set NVK as destination Airport Get more information about Narvik Airport, Framnes
572.32 miles (116.39 km) ENETromsø Airport, Langnes (TOS)Tromsø, NorwayView Tromsø Airport, Langnes on a map Set TOS as destination Airport Get more information about Tromsø Airport, Langnes
681.34 miles (130.91 km) SSWSvolvær Airport, Helle (SVJ)Svolvær, NorwayView Svolvær Airport, Helle on a map Set SVJ as destination Airport Get more information about Svolvær Airport, Helle
7101.19 miles (162.85 km) SWLeknes Airport (LKN)Leknes, NorwayView Leknes Airport on a map Set LKN as destination Airport Get more information about Leknes Airport
8121.18 miles (195.02 km) ENESørkjosen Airport (SOJ)Sørkjosen, NorwayView Sørkjosen Airport on a map Set SOJ as destination Airport Get more information about Sørkjosen Airport
9142.49 miles (229.31 km) SWVærøy Heliport (VRY)Værøy, Nordland, NorwayView Værøy Heliport on a map Set VRY as destination Airport Get more information about Værøy Heliport
10146.69 miles (236.07 km) SEKiruna Airport (KRN)Kiruna, SwedenView Kiruna Airport on a map Set KRN as destination Airport Get more information about Kiruna Airport
11147.00 miles (236.57 km) SSWBodø Airport (BOO)Bodø, NorwayView Bodø Airport on a map Set BOO as destination Airport Get more information about Bodø Airport
12159.38 miles (256.49 km) SWRøst Airport (RET)Røst, Nordland, NorwayView Røst Airport on a map Set RET as destination Airport Get more information about Røst Airport
13164.50 miles (264.74 km) ENEHasvik Airport (HAA)Hasvik, NorwayView Hasvik Airport on a map Set HAA as destination Airport Get more information about Hasvik Airport
14179.97 miles (289.63 km) ENEAlta Airport (ALF)Alta, NorwayView Alta Airport on a map Set ALF as destination Airport Get more information about Alta Airport
15191.19 miles (307.68 km) SEGällivare Airport (GEV)Gällivare, SwedenView Gällivare Airport on a map Set GEV as destination Airport Get more information about Gällivare Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Andøya Airport, Andenes:

List of Furthest Airports from Andøya Airport, Andenes:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
110,620.39 miles (17,091.82 km) SSEChatham Islands (CHT)Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New ZealandView Chatham Islands on a map Set CHT as destination Airport Get more information about Chatham Islands
210,617.35 miles (17,086.92 km) SERyan'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
310,590.60 miles (17,043.87 km) SEDunedin 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
410,589.78 miles (17,042.56 km) SEInvercargill Airport (IVC)Invercargill, New ZealandView Invercargill Airport on a map Set IVC as destination Airport Get more information about Invercargill Airport
510,542.55 miles (16,966.54 km) SEOamaru Airport (OAM)Oamaru, North Otago, New ZealandView Oamaru Airport on a map Set OAM as destination Airport Get more information about Oamaru Airport
610,530.39 miles (16,946.98 km) SEAlexandra Aerodrome (ALR)Alexandra, New ZealandView Alexandra Aerodrome on a map Set ALR as destination Airport Get more information about Alexandra Aerodrome
710,507.35 miles (16,909.90 km) SEQueenstown Airport (ZQN)Queenstown, New ZealandView Queenstown Airport on a map Set ZQN as destination Airport Get more information about Queenstown Airport
810,501.16 miles (16,899.93 km) SERichard 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)
910,496.50 miles (16,892.44 km) SEWanaka Airport (WKA)Wanaka, New ZealandView Wanaka Airport on a map Set WKA as destination Airport Get more information about Wanaka Airport
1010,483.80 miles (16,872.00 km) SEAshburton Aerodrome (ASG)Ashburton, New ZealandView Ashburton Aerodrome on a map Set ASG as destination Airport Get more information about Ashburton Aerodrome
1110,470.88 miles (16,851.20 km) SEMilford Sound Airport (MFN)Milford Sound, New ZealandView Milford Sound Airport on a map Set MFN as destination Airport Get more information about Milford Sound Airport
1210,467.65 miles (16,846.00 km) SEChristchurch International Airport (CHC)Christchurch, New ZealandView Christchurch International Airport on a map Set CHC as destination Airport Get more information about Christchurch International Airport
1310,457.79 miles (16,830.14 km) SEGlentanner Aerodrome (GTN)Mount Cook, New ZealandView Glentanner Aerodrome on a map Set GTN as destination Airport Get more information about Glentanner Aerodrome
1410,448.77 miles (16,815.62 km) SEMount Cook Airport (MON)Mount Cook, New ZealandView Mount Cook Airport on a map Set MON as destination Airport Get more information about Mount Cook Airport
1510,426.97 miles (16,780.53 km) SEFox Glacier Aerodrome (FGL)Fox Glacier, New ZealandView Fox Glacier Aerodrome on a map Set FGL as destination Airport Get more information about Fox Glacier Aerodrome