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KCZ Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: KCZ / RJOK
Airport Names:
  1. Kōchi Airport
  2. 高知空港
Location: Kōchi, Japan
GPS Coordinates: 33°32'45"N by 133°40'9"E
Operator/Owner: Government of Japan
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 29 feet (9 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Kōchi Airport (KCZ):

  • The runway was expanded in 1960 and 1980 and later to 2,500 metres to handle larger aircraft.
  • In addition to being known as "Kōchi Airport", another name for KCZ is "高知空港".
  • The furthest airport from Kōchi Airport (KCZ) is Rio Grande Regional Airport (RIG), which is nearly antipodal to Kōchi Airport (meaning Kōchi Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Rio Grande Regional Airport), and is located 12,083 miles (19,446 kilometers) away in Rio Grande, Brazil.
  • On 13 March 2007, All Nippon Airways Flight 1603, a Bombardier Dash 8, bound from Osaka to Kōchi, landed safely at the Kochi Airport after the front wheel of the plane failed to deploy.
  • Kōchi Airport (KCZ) currently has only 1 runway.
  • Because of Kōchi Airport's relatively low elevation of 29 feet, planes can take off or land at Kōchi 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 Kōchi Airport (KCZ) is Takamatsu Airport (TAK), which is located 50 miles (81 kilometers) NNE of KCZ.

Map of Nearest Airports from Kōchi Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Kōchi Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
150.25 miles (80.86 km) NNETakamatsu Airport (TAK)Takamatsu, Kagawa, JapanView Takamatsu Airport on a map View satellite image of Takamatsu Airport Set TAK as destination Airport Get more information about Takamatsu Airport
259.04 miles (95.01 km) WNWMatsuyama Airport (MYJ)Matsuyama, Ehime, JapanView Matsuyama Airport on a map View satellite image of Matsuyama Airport Set MYJ as destination Airport Get more information about Matsuyama Airport
375.02 miles (120.73 km) NWHiroshima Airport (HIJ)Hiroshima, Honshū, JapanView Hiroshima Airport on a map View satellite image of Hiroshima Airport Set HIJ as destination Airport Get more information about Hiroshima Airport
484.33 miles (135.72 km) NOkayama Airport (OKJ)Okayama, JapanView Okayama Airport on a map View satellite image of Okayama Airport Set OKJ as destination Airport Get more information about Okayama Airport
597.87 miles (157.51 km) ENanki-Shirahama Airport (SHM)Shirahama, JapanView Nanki-Shirahama Airport on a map View satellite image of Nanki-Shirahama Airport Set SHM as destination Airport Get more information about Nanki-Shirahama Airport
6108.56 miles (174.71 km) NEKansai International Airport (KIX)Osaka, JapanView Kansai International Airport on a map View satellite image of Kansai International Airport Set KIX as destination Airport Get more information about Kansai International Airport
7111.40 miles (179.29 km) WOita Airport (OIT)Oita, JapanView Oita Airport on a map View satellite image of Oita Airport Set OIT as destination Airport Get more information about Oita Airport
8116.40 miles (187.32 km) NEKobe Airport (UKB)Kobe, Hyōgo Prefecture, JapanView Kobe Airport on a map View satellite image of Kobe Airport Set UKB as destination Airport Get more information about Kobe Airport
9132.50 miles (213.23 km) NEOsaka International Airport (ITM)Itami (near Osaka), JapanView Osaka International Airport on a map View satellite image of Osaka International Airport Set ITM as destination Airport Get more information about Osaka International Airport
10132.50 miles (213.23 km) NEOsaka International Airport (OSA)Osaka, JapanView Osaka International Airport on a map View satellite image of Osaka International Airport Set OSA as destination Airport Get more information about Osaka International Airport
11132.87 miles (213.83 km) NWIwami Airport (IWJ)Masuda, Shimane, Japan, JapanView Iwami Airport on a map View satellite image of Iwami Airport Set IWJ as destination Airport Get more information about Iwami Airport
12136.45 miles (219.60 km) NNWIzumo Airport (IZO)Izumo, Shimane, JapanView Izumo Airport on a map View satellite image of Izumo Airport Set IZO as destination Airport Get more information about Izumo Airport
13136.75 miles (220.08 km) NMiho-Yonago Airport (YGJ)Yonago, Tottori, JapanView Miho-Yonago Airport on a map View satellite image of Miho-Yonago Airport Set YGJ as destination Airport Get more information about Miho-Yonago Airport
14139.90 miles (225.15 km) WNWYamaguchi Ube Airport (UBJ)Ube, Yamaguchi Prefecture, JapanView Yamaguchi Ube Airport on a map View satellite image of Yamaguchi Ube Airport Set UBJ as destination Airport Get more information about Yamaguchi Ube Airport
15157.79 miles (253.93 km) WKokura Airport (KKJ)Kita Kyūshū, Kyūshū, JapanView Kokura Airport on a map View satellite image of Kokura Airport Set KKJ as destination Airport Get more information about Kokura Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Kōchi Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Kōchi Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,083.37 miles (19,446.25 km) ESERio Grande Regional Airport (RIG)Rio Grande, BrazilView Rio Grande Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Rio Grande Regional Airport Set RIG as destination Airport Get more information about Rio Grande Regional Airport
212,065.53 miles (19,417.53 km) ESEPelotas International Airport (PET)Pelotas, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilView Pelotas International Airport on a map View satellite image of Pelotas International Airport Set PET as destination Airport Get more information about Pelotas International Airport
312,061.28 miles (19,410.69 km) SESalgado Filho International Airport (POA)Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilView Salgado Filho International Airport on a map View satellite image of Salgado Filho International Airport Set POA as destination Airport Get more information about Salgado Filho International Airport
412,056.86 miles (19,403.58 km) SSEDiomício Freitas/Forquilhinha Airport (CCM)Criciúma, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Diomício Freitas/Forquilhinha Airport on a map View satellite image of Diomício Freitas/Forquilhinha Airport Set CCM as destination Airport Get more information about Diomício Freitas/Forquilhinha Airport
512,009.89 miles (19,328.00 km) SSEFlorianópolis-Hercílio Luz International Airport (FLN)Florianópolis, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Florianópolis-Hercílio Luz International Airport on a map View satellite image of Florianópolis-Hercílio Luz International Airport Set FLN as destination Airport Get more information about Florianópolis-Hercílio Luz International Airport
611,974.59 miles (19,271.18 km) SSEAntônio Correia Pinto de Macedo Airport (LAJ)Lages, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Antônio Correia Pinto de Macedo Airport on a map View satellite image of Antônio Correia Pinto de Macedo Airport Set LAJ as destination Airport Get more information about Antônio Correia Pinto de Macedo Airport
711,973.70 miles (19,269.76 km) ETreinta y Tres Airport (TYT)Treinta y Tres, Treinta y Tres, UruguayView Treinta y Tres Airport on a map View satellite image of Treinta y Tres Airport Set TYT as destination Airport Get more information about Treinta y Tres Airport
811,971.88 miles (19,266.82 km) ECerro Largo International Airport (MLZ)Melo, Cerro Largo, UruguayView Cerro Largo International Airport on a map View satellite image of Cerro Largo International Airport Set MLZ as destination Airport Get more information about Cerro Largo International Airport
911,959.65 miles (19,247.15 km) ESEComandante Gustavo Kraemer International Airport (BGX)Bagé, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilView Comandante Gustavo Kraemer International Airport on a map View satellite image of Comandante Gustavo Kraemer International Airport Set BGX as destination Airport Get more information about Comandante Gustavo Kraemer International Airport
1011,955.78 miles (19,240.92 km) SSENavegantes Airport (NVT)Navegantes, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Navegantes Airport on a map View satellite image of Navegantes Airport Set NVT as destination Airport Get more information about Navegantes Airport
1111,940.59 miles (19,216.48 km) ESECerro Largo International Airport (VCH)Vichadero, Rivera, UruguayView Cerro Largo International Airport on a map View satellite image of Cerro Largo International Airport Set VCH as destination Airport Get more information about Cerro Largo International Airport
1211,929.29 miles (19,198.28 km) ESESanta Maria Airport (RIA)Santa Maria, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilView Santa Maria Airport on a map View satellite image of Santa Maria Airport Set RIA as destination Airport Get more information about Santa Maria Airport
1311,928.08 miles (19,196.33 km) ESECapitán de Corbeta Carlos A. Curbelo International Airport (PDP)Maldonado/Punta del Este, Maldonado, UruguayView Capitán de Corbeta Carlos A. Curbelo International Airport on a map View satellite image of Capitán de Corbeta Carlos A. Curbelo International Airport Set PDP as destination Airport Get more information about Capitán de Corbeta Carlos A. Curbelo International Airport
1411,926.52 miles (19,193.82 km) SELauro Kurtz Airport (PFB)Passo Fundo, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilView Lauro Kurtz Airport on a map View satellite image of Lauro Kurtz Airport Set PFB as destination Airport Get more information about Lauro Kurtz Airport
1511,909.74 miles (19,166.82 km) SSEJoinville-Lauro Carneiro de Loyola Airport (JOI)Joinville, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Joinville-Lauro Carneiro de Loyola Airport on a map View satellite image of Joinville-Lauro Carneiro de Loyola Airport Set JOI as destination Airport Get more information about Joinville-Lauro Carneiro de Loyola Airport