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ASJ Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: ASJ / RJKA
Airport Names:
  1. Amami Airport
  2. 奄美空港
  3. Amami Kūkō
Location: Amami Island, Japan
GPS Coordinates: 28°25'50"N by 129°42'45"E
Area Served: Amami Ōshima (Amami Island), Japan
Operator/Owner: Government
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 14 feet (4 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Amami Airport (ASJ):

  • Because of Amami Airport's relatively low elevation of 14 feet, planes can take off or land at Amami 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 closest airport to Amami Airport (ASJ) is Kikai Airport (KKX), which is located only 15 miles (24 kilometers) ESE of ASJ.
  • Amami Airport (ASJ) currently has only 1 runway.
  • In addition to being known as "Amami Airport", other names for ASJ include "奄美空港" and "Amami Kūkō".
  • The furthest airport from Amami Airport (ASJ) is Antônio Correia Pinto de Macedo Airport (LAJ), which is nearly antipodal to Amami Airport (meaning Amami Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Antônio Correia Pinto de Macedo Airport), and is located 12,392 miles (19,943 kilometers) away in Lages, Santa Catarina, Brazil.

Map of Nearest Airports from Amami Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Amami Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
115.13 miles (24.35 km) ESEKikai Airport (KKX)Kikaiga Shima, Kikai-Shima Island, JapanView Kikai Airport on a map Set KKX as destination Airport Get more information about Kikai Airport
2146.58 miles (235.90 km) NNEYakushima Airport (KUM)Yakushima, Kagoshima Prefecture, JapanView Yakushima Airport on a map Set KUM as destination Airport Get more information about Yakushima Airport
3166.84 miles (268.51 km) SWIejima Airport (IEJ)Iejima, JapanView Iejima Airport on a map Set IEJ as destination Airport Get more information about Iejima Airport
4186.66 miles (300.40 km) SWKadena Air Base 嘉手納飛行場 Kadena Hikōjō (DNA)Okinawa Prefecture, JapanView Kadena Air Base 嘉手納飛行場 Kadena Hikōjō on a map Set DNA as destination Airport Get more information about Kadena Air Base 嘉手納飛行場 Kadena Hikōjō
5197.67 miles (318.13 km) SWAguni Airport (AGJ)Aguni, JapanView Aguni Airport on a map Set AGJ as destination Airport Get more information about Aguni Airport
6198.36 miles (319.24 km) SSEKitadaito Airport (KTD)Kitadaito, Okinawa Prefecture, JapanView Kitadaito Airport on a map Set KTD as destination Airport Get more information about Kitadaito Airport
7199.85 miles (321.62 km) SWNaha Airport (OKA)Okinawa, JapanView Naha Airport on a map Set OKA as destination Airport Get more information about Naha Airport
8202.42 miles (325.76 km) SSEMinami-Daito Airport (MMD)Minami Daito, Okinawa, JapanView Minami-Daito Airport on a map Set MMD as destination Airport Get more information about Minami-Daito Airport
9215.62 miles (347.01 km) SWKerama Airport (KJP)Kerama Islands, Okinawa, JapanView Kerama Airport on a map Set KJP as destination Airport Get more information about Kerama Airport
10240.62 miles (387.24 km) NNEKagoshima Airport (KOJ)Kagoshima, JapanView Kagoshima Airport on a map Set KOJ as destination Airport Get more information about Kagoshima Airport
11259.72 miles (417.98 km) NNEMiyazaki Airport (KMI)Miyazaki, Miyazaki Prefecture, JapanView Miyazaki Airport on a map Set KMI as destination Airport Get more information about Miyazaki Airport
12297.29 miles (478.44 km) NFukue Airport (FUJ)Gotō, Nagasaki, JapanView Fukue Airport on a map Set FUJ as destination Airport Get more information about Fukue Airport
13310.19 miles (499.20 km) NNagasaki Airport (NGS)Nagasaki, JapanView Nagasaki Airport on a map Set NGS as destination Airport Get more information about Nagasaki Airport
14311.93 miles (502.01 km) NNEKumamoto Airport (KMJ)Mashiki, Kumamoto Prefecture, JapanView Kumamoto Airport on a map Set KMJ as destination Airport Get more information about Kumamoto Airport
15327.92 miles (527.73 km) NSaga Airport (HSG)Saga, Kyūshū, JapanView Saga Airport on a map Set HSG as destination Airport Get more information about Saga Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Amami Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Amami Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,391.98 miles (19,942.91 km) SAntônio Correia Pinto de Macedo Airport (LAJ)Lages, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Antônio Correia Pinto de Macedo Airport on a map Set LAJ as destination Airport Get more information about Antônio Correia Pinto de Macedo Airport
212,380.47 miles (19,924.38 km) WSWDiomício Freitas/Forquilhinha Airport (CCM)Criciúma, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Diomício Freitas/Forquilhinha Airport on a map Set CCM as destination Airport Get more information about Diomício Freitas/Forquilhinha Airport
312,324.53 miles (19,834.35 km) SSEÂngelo Ponzoni Municipal Airport (VIA)Videira, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Ângelo Ponzoni Municipal Airport on a map Set VIA as destination Airport Get more information about Ângelo Ponzoni Municipal Airport
412,320.50 miles (19,827.88 km) SESanta Terezinha Municipal Airport (JCB)Joaçaba, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Santa Terezinha Municipal Airport on a map Set JCB as destination Airport Get more information about Santa Terezinha Municipal Airport
512,318.67 miles (19,824.93 km) WSWFlorianópolis-Hercílio Luz International Airport (FLN)Florianópolis, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Florianópolis-Hercílio Luz International Airport on a map Set FLN as destination Airport Get more information about Florianópolis-Hercílio Luz International Airport
612,316.59 miles (19,821.58 km) SSECarlos Alberto da Costa Neves Airport (CFC)Caçador, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Carlos Alberto da Costa Neves Airport on a map Set CFC as destination Airport Get more information about Carlos Alberto da Costa Neves Airport
712,316.37 miles (19,821.23 km) SSESalgado Filho International Airport (POA)Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilView Salgado Filho International Airport on a map Set POA as destination Airport Get more information about Salgado Filho International Airport
812,312.01 miles (19,814.21 km) ELauro Kurtz Airport (PFB)Passo Fundo, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilView Lauro Kurtz Airport on a map Set PFB as destination Airport Get more information about Lauro Kurtz Airport
912,304.36 miles (19,801.89 km) ESEErechim Airport (ERM)Erechim, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilView Erechim Airport on a map Set ERM as destination Airport Get more information about Erechim Airport
1012,298.67 miles (19,792.75 km) SEOlavo Cecco Rigon Airport (CCI)Concórdia, Amazonas, BrazilView Olavo Cecco Rigon Airport on a map Set CCI as destination Airport Get more information about Olavo Cecco Rigon Airport
1112,290.05 miles (19,778.88 km) SWNavegantes Airport (NVT)Navegantes, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Navegantes Airport on a map Set NVT as destination Airport Get more information about Navegantes Airport
1212,277.46 miles (19,758.61 km) SSEJosé Cleto Airport (QVB)União da Vitória, Paraná, BrazilView José Cleto Airport on a map Set QVB as destination Airport Get more information about José Cleto Airport
1312,266.23 miles (19,740.53 km) ESESerafin Enoss Bertaso Airport (XAP)Chapecó, BrazilView Serafin Enoss Bertaso Airport on a map Set XAP as destination Airport Get more information about Serafin Enoss Bertaso Airport
1412,258.94 miles (19,728.81 km) SSWJoinville-Lauro Carneiro de Loyola Airport (JOI)Joinville, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Joinville-Lauro Carneiro de Loyola Airport on a map Set JOI as destination Airport Get more information about Joinville-Lauro Carneiro de Loyola Airport
1512,225.08 miles (19,674.30 km) SSWAfonso Pena International Airport (CWB)Curitiba, Paraná, BrazilView Afonso Pena International Airport on a map Set CWB as destination Airport Get more information about Afonso Pena International Airport