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MAO Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: MAO / SBEG
Airport Names:
  1. Brigadeiro Eduardo Gomes–Manaus International Airport
  2. Aeroporto Internacional Brigadeiro Eduardo Gomes–Manaus
Location: Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil
GPS Coordinates: 3°2'27"S by 60°3'2"W
Area Served: Manaus
Operator/Owner: Infraero
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 264 feet (80 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Brigadeiro Eduardo Gomes–Manaus International Airport (MAO):

  • In 2012 the airport was ranked 3rd in terms of cargo handled in Brazil, placing it amongst the busiest airports in the country.
  • On 31 August 2009, Infraero unveiled a BRL793.5 million investment plan to upgrade Eduardo Gomes International Airport focusing on the preparations for the 2014 FIFA World Cup which will be held in Brazil, Manaus being one of the venue cities.
  • The airport is located 14 km north of downtown Manaus.
  • The furthest airport from Brigadeiro Eduardo Gomes–Manaus International Airport (MAO) is Semporna Airport (SMM), which is nearly antipodal to Brigadeiro Eduardo Gomes–Manaus International Airport (meaning Brigadeiro Eduardo Gomes–Manaus International Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Semporna Airport), and is located 12,302 miles (19,798 kilometers) away in Sabah, Malaysia.
  • In addition to being known as "Brigadeiro Eduardo Gomes–Manaus International Airport", another name for MAO is "Aeroporto Internacional Brigadeiro Eduardo Gomes–Manaus".
  • Brigadeiro Eduardo Gomes–Manaus International Airport handled 3,126,179 passengers last year.
  • Because of Brigadeiro Eduardo Gomes–Manaus International Airport's relatively low elevation of 264 feet, planes can take off or land at Brigadeiro Eduardo Gomes–Manaus 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.
  • The closest airport to Brigadeiro Eduardo Gomes–Manaus International Airport (MAO) is Ponta Pelada Airport (PLL), which is located only 8 miles (14 kilometers) SSE of MAO.
  • Brigadeiro Eduardo Gomes–Manaus International Airport (MAO) currently has only 1 runway.

Map of Nearest Airports from Brigadeiro Eduardo Gomes–Manaus International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Brigadeiro Eduardo Gomes–Manaus International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
18.50 miles (13.68 km) SSEPonta Pelada Airport (PLL)Manaus, Amazonas, BrazilView Ponta Pelada Airport on a map Set PLL as destination Airport Get more information about Ponta Pelada Airport
2162.78 miles (261.97 km) EMaués Airport (MBZ)Maués, Amazonas, BrazilView Maués Airport on a map Set MBZ as destination Airport Get more information about Maués Airport
3225.44 miles (362.82 km) WSWCoari Airport (CIZ)Coari, Amazonas, BrazilView Coari Airport on a map Set CIZ as destination Airport Get more information about Coari Airport
4227.76 miles (366.54 km) EJúlio Belém Airport (PIN)Parintins, Amazonas, BrazilView Júlio Belém Airport on a map Set PIN as destination Airport Get more information about Júlio Belém Airport
5243.90 miles (392.52 km) NWBarcelos Airport (BAZ)Barcelos, Amazonas, BrazilView Barcelos Airport on a map Set BAZ as destination Airport Get more information about Barcelos Airport
6274.07 miles (441.07 km) ENEPorto de Trombetas Airport (TMT)Porto Trombetas, Oriximiná, Pará, BrazilView Porto de Trombetas Airport on a map Set TMT as destination Airport Get more information about Porto de Trombetas Airport
7291.31 miles (468.82 km) ESEItaituba Airport (ITB)Itaituba, Pará, BrazilView Itaituba Airport on a map Set ITB as destination Airport Get more information about Itaituba Airport
8323.33 miles (520.36 km) WTefé Airport (TFF)Tefé, Amazonas, BrazilView Tefé Airport on a map Set TFF as destination Airport Get more information about Tefé Airport
9365.83 miles (588.74 km) ESantarém–Maestro Wilson Fonseca Airport (STM)Santarém, Pará, BrazilView Santarém–Maestro Wilson Fonseca Airport on a map Set STM as destination Airport Get more information about Santarém–Maestro Wilson Fonseca Airport
10408.85 miles (657.98 km) NBoa Vista-Atlas Brasil Cantanhede International Airport (BVB)Boa Vista, Roraima, BrazilView Boa Vista-Atlas Brasil Cantanhede International Airport on a map Set BVB as destination Airport Get more information about Boa Vista-Atlas Brasil Cantanhede International Airport
11436.61 miles (702.65 km) SWLábrea Airport (LBR)Lábrea, Amazonas, BrazilView Lábrea Airport on a map Set LBR as destination Airport Get more information about Lábrea Airport
12443.51 miles (713.75 km) NLethem Airport (LTM)Lethem, GuyanaView Lethem Airport on a map Set LTM as destination Airport Get more information about Lethem Airport
13472.92 miles (761.09 km) SWPorto Velho-Governador Jorge Teixeira de Oliveira International Airport (Belmonte) (PVH)Porto Velho, BrazilView Porto Velho-Governador Jorge Teixeira de Oliveira International Airport (Belmonte) on a map Set PVH as destination Airport Get more information about Porto Velho-Governador Jorge Teixeira de Oliveira International Airport (Belmonte)
14488.58 miles (786.29 km) WSWCarauari Airport (CAF)Carauari, Amazonas, BrazilView Carauari Airport on a map Set CAF as destination Airport Get more information about Carauari Airport
15500.36 miles (805.25 km) SAripuanã Airport (AIR)Aripuanã, Mato Grosso, BrazilView Aripuanã Airport on a map Set AIR as destination Airport Get more information about Aripuanã Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Brigadeiro Eduardo Gomes–Manaus International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Brigadeiro Eduardo Gomes–Manaus International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,301.99 miles (19,798.08 km) NESemporna Airport (SMM)Sabah, MalaysiaView Semporna Airport on a map Set SMM as destination Airport Get more information about Semporna Airport
212,297.48 miles (19,790.82 km) NSanga-Sanga Airport (TWT)Bongao, Tawi-Tawi, PhilippinesView Sanga-Sanga Airport on a map Set TWT as destination Airport Get more information about Sanga-Sanga Airport
312,290.33 miles (19,779.32 km) ENEBunyu Airport (BYQ)Bunyu, Kalimantan (Borneo), IndonesiaView Bunyu Airport on a map Set BYQ as destination Airport Get more information about Bunyu Airport
412,283.16 miles (19,767.78 km) NETawau Airport (TWU)Tawau, Sabah, MalaysiaView Tawau Airport on a map Set TWU as destination Airport Get more information about Tawau Airport
512,271.16 miles (19,748.47 km) EJuwata Airport (TRK)Tarakan, East Kalimantan, IndonesiaView Juwata Airport on a map Set TRK as destination Airport Get more information about Juwata Airport
612,268.79 miles (19,744.65 km) NWPogogul Airport (UOL)Buol, IndonesiaView Pogogul Airport on a map Set UOL as destination Airport Get more information about Pogogul Airport
712,262.15 miles (19,733.97 km) ENENunukan Airport (NNX)Nunukan, East Kalimantan, IndonesiaView Nunukan Airport on a map Set NNX as destination Airport Get more information about Nunukan Airport
812,259.21 miles (19,729.24 km) NELahad Datu Airport (LDU)Lahad Datu, Sabah, MalaysiaView Lahad Datu Airport on a map Set LDU as destination Airport Get more information about Lahad Datu Airport
912,252.59 miles (19,718.58 km) ENEKalimarau Airport (BEJ)Tanjung Redeb, Berau, East Kalimantan, IndonesiaView Kalimarau Airport on a map Set BEJ as destination Airport Get more information about Kalimarau Airport
1012,216.19 miles (19,660.00 km) NNWJolo Airport (JOL)Jolo, Sulu, PhilippinesView Jolo Airport on a map Set JOL as destination Airport Get more information about Jolo Airport
1112,199.72 miles (19,633.50 km) NNESandakan Airport (SDK)Sandakan, MalaysiaView Sandakan Airport on a map Set SDK as destination Airport Get more information about Sandakan Airport
1212,176.61 miles (19,596.30 km) NWJalaluddin Airport (GTO)Gorontalo, IndonesiaView Jalaluddin Airport on a map Set GTO as destination Airport Get more information about Jalaluddin Airport
1312,172.50 miles (19,589.69 km) NEBontang Airport (BXT)Bontang, IndonesiaView Bontang Airport on a map Set BXT as destination Airport Get more information about Bontang Airport
1412,137.07 miles (19,532.68 km) EJuvai Semaring Airport (LBW)Long Bawan, East Kalimantan, IndonesiaView Juvai Semaring Airport on a map Set LBW as destination Airport Get more information about Juvai Semaring Airport
1512,131.82 miles (19,524.23 km) NNWZamboanga International Airport (ZAM)Zamboanga City, PhilippinesView Zamboanga International Airport on a map Set ZAM as destination Airport Get more information about Zamboanga International Airport