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NUI Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: NUI / PAQT
Airport Names:
  1. Nuiqsut Airport
  2. AQT
Location: Nuiqsut, Alaska, United States
GPS Coordinates: 70°12'35"N by 151°0'20"W
Area Served: Nuiqsut, Alaska
Operator/Owner: North Slope Borough
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 38 feet (12 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Nuiqsut Airport (NUI):

  • Because of Nuiqsut Airport's relatively low elevation of 38 feet, planes can take off or land at Nuiqsut 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 Nuiqsut Airport (NUI) is Alpine Airstrip (DQH), which is located only 9 miles (15 kilometers) N of NUI.
  • In addition to being known as "Nuiqsut Airport", another name for NUI is "AQT".
  • The furthest airport from Nuiqsut Airport (NUI) is Teniente Rodolfo Marsh Airport (TNM), which is located 10,151 miles (16,336 kilometers) away in Villa Las Estrellas, Antarctica.
  • Nuiqsut Airport (NUI) currently has only 1 runway.

Map of Nearest Airports from Nuiqsut Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Nuiqsut Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
19.38 miles (15.09 km) NAlpine Airstrip (DQH)Deadhorse, Alaska, United StatesView Alpine Airstrip on a map View satellite image of Alpine Airstrip Set DQH as destination Airport Get more information about Alpine Airstrip
233.89 miles (54.53 km) ENEUgnu-Kuparuk Airport (UUK)Kuparuk, Alaska, United StatesView Ugnu-Kuparuk Airport on a map View satellite image of Ugnu-Kuparuk Airport Set UUK as destination Airport Get more information about Ugnu-Kuparuk Airport
359.45 miles (95.68 km) EDeadhorse Airport (SCC)Deadhorse, Alaska, United StatesView Deadhorse Airport on a map View satellite image of Deadhorse Airport Set SCC as destination Airport Get more information about Deadhorse Airport
463.92 miles (102.87 km) SSWUmiat Airport (UMT)Umiat, Alaska, United StatesView Umiat Airport on a map View satellite image of Umiat Airport Set UMT as destination Airport Get more information about Umiat Airport
570.63 miles (113.67 km) NWPoint Lonely Short Range Radar Site (LNI)Lonely, North Slope Borough, Alaska, United StatesView Point Lonely Short Range Radar Site on a map View satellite image of Point Lonely Short Range Radar Site Set LNI as destination Airport Get more information about Point Lonely Short Range Radar Site
6125.12 miles (201.36 km) SSEGalbraith Lake Airport (GBH)Galbraith Lake, Alaska, United StatesView Galbraith Lake Airport on a map View satellite image of Galbraith Lake Airport Set GBH as destination Airport Get more information about Galbraith Lake Airport
7144.60 miles (232.71 km) SAnaktuvuk Pass Airport (AKP)Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska, United StatesView Anaktuvuk Pass Airport on a map View satellite image of Anaktuvuk Pass Airport Set AKP as destination Airport Get more information about Anaktuvuk Pass Airport
8150.46 miles (242.14 km) WAtqasuk Edward Burnell Sr. Memorial Airport (ATK)Atqasuk, Alaska, United StatesView Atqasuk Edward Burnell Sr. Memorial Airport on a map View satellite image of Atqasuk Edward Burnell Sr. Memorial Airport Set ATK as destination Airport Get more information about Atqasuk Edward Burnell Sr. Memorial Airport
9150.73 miles (242.58 km) WNWWiley Post–Will Rogers Memorial Airport (BRW)Barrow, Alaska, United StatesView Wiley Post–Will Rogers Memorial Airport on a map View satellite image of Wiley Post–Will Rogers Memorial Airport Set BRW as destination Airport Get more information about Wiley Post–Will Rogers Memorial Airport
10173.95 miles (279.95 km) EBarter Island LRRS Airport (BTI)Barter Island, Alaska, United StatesView Barter Island LRRS Airport on a map View satellite image of Barter Island LRRS Airport Set BTI as destination Airport Get more information about Barter Island LRRS Airport
11196.70 miles (316.55 km) SEArctic Village Airport (ARC)Arctic Village, Alaska, United StatesView Arctic Village Airport on a map View satellite image of Arctic Village Airport Set ARC as destination Airport Get more information about Arctic Village Airport
12197.18 miles (317.33 km) SSEChandalar Lake Airport (WCR)Chandalar Lake, Alaska, United StatesView Chandalar Lake Airport on a map View satellite image of Chandalar Lake Airport Set WCR as destination Airport Get more information about Chandalar Lake Airport
13205.34 miles (330.47 km) SColdfoot Airport (CXF)Coldfoot, Alaska, United StatesView Coldfoot Airport on a map View satellite image of Coldfoot Airport Set CXF as destination Airport Get more information about Coldfoot Airport
14209.99 miles (337.95 km) WNWWainwright Airport (AIN)Fort Wainwright, Alaska, United StatesView Wainwright Airport on a map View satellite image of Wainwright Airport Set AIN as destination Airport Get more information about Wainwright Airport
15228.12 miles (367.12 km) SBettles Airport (BTT)Bettles, Alaska, United StatesView Bettles Airport on a map View satellite image of Bettles Airport Set BTT as destination Airport Get more information about Bettles Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Nuiqsut Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Nuiqsut Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
110,150.65 miles (16,335.85 km) ESETeniente Rodolfo Marsh Airport (TNM)Villa Las Estrellas, AntarcticaView Teniente Rodolfo Marsh Airport on a map View satellite image of Teniente Rodolfo Marsh Airport Set TNM as destination Airport Get more information about Teniente Rodolfo Marsh Airport
29,930.60 miles (15,981.70 km) SPort Elizabeth International Airport (PLZ)Port Elizabeth, South AfricaView Port Elizabeth International Airport on a map View satellite image of Port Elizabeth International Airport Set PLZ as destination Airport Get more information about Port Elizabeth International Airport
39,922.90 miles (15,969.32 km) SGeorge Airport (GRJ)George, South AfricaView George Airport on a map View satellite image of George Airport Set GRJ as destination Airport Get more information about George Airport
49,902.85 miles (15,937.05 km) SPort Alfred Airport (AFD)Port Alfred, South AfricaView Port Alfred Airport on a map View satellite image of Port Alfred Airport Set AFD as destination Airport Get more information about Port Alfred Airport
59,902.11 miles (15,935.86 km) SSECape Town International Airport (CPT)Cape Town, South AfricaView Cape Town International Airport on a map View satellite image of Cape Town International Airport Set CPT as destination Airport Get more information about Cape Town International Airport
69,867.86 miles (15,880.75 km) SEast London Airport (ELS)East London, South AfricaView East London Airport on a map View satellite image of East London Airport Set ELS as destination Airport Get more information about East London Airport
79,765.37 miles (15,715.80 km) SMthatha Airport (UTT)Mthatha, South AfricaView Mthatha Airport on a map View satellite image of Mthatha Airport Set UTT as destination Airport Get more information about Mthatha Airport
89,717.43 miles (15,638.66 km) SMargate Airport (MGH)Margate, KwaZulu-Natal, South AfricaView Margate Airport on a map View satellite image of Margate Airport Set MGH as destination Airport Get more information about Margate Airport
99,650.98 miles (15,531.71 km) SLebakeng Airport (LEF)Lebakeng, LesothoView Lebakeng Airport on a map View satellite image of Lebakeng Airport Set LEF as destination Airport Get more information about Lebakeng Airport
109,647.15 miles (15,525.54 km) SSemonkong Airport (SOK)Semonkong, LesothoView Semonkong Airport on a map View satellite image of Semonkong Airport Set SOK as destination Airport Get more information about Semonkong Airport
119,643.96 miles (15,520.41 km) SMafeteng Airport (MFC)Mafeteng, LesothoView Mafeteng Airport on a map View satellite image of Mafeteng Airport Set MFC as destination Airport Get more information about Mafeteng Airport
129,641.56 miles (15,516.54 km) SLesobeng Airport (LES)Lesobeng, LesothoView Lesobeng Airport on a map View satellite image of Lesobeng Airport Set LES as destination Airport Get more information about Lesobeng Airport
139,633.61 miles (15,503.75 km) SPietermaritzburg Airport (PZB)Pietermaritzburg, South AfricaView Pietermaritzburg Airport on a map View satellite image of Pietermaritzburg Airport Set PZB as destination Airport Get more information about Pietermaritzburg Airport
149,630.85 miles (15,499.32 km) SKing Shaka International (DUR)Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South AfricaView King Shaka International on a map View satellite image of King Shaka International Set DUR as destination Airport Get more information about King Shaka International
159,620.83 miles (15,483.19 km) SMoshoeshoe I International Airport (MSU)Maseru, LesothoView Moshoeshoe I International Airport on a map View satellite image of Moshoeshoe I International Airport Set MSU as destination Airport Get more information about Moshoeshoe I International Airport