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PUZ Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: PUZ / MNPC
Airport Name: Puerto Cabezas Airport
Location: Puerto Cabezas, Nicaragua
GPS Coordinates: 14°2'14"N by 83°23'12"W
Operator/Owner: La Republica de Nicaragua
Airport Type: Military/Public
Elevation: 69 feet (21 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Puerto Cabezas Airport (PUZ):

  • Puerto Cabezas Airport (PUZ) currently has only 1 runway.
  • The closest airport to Puerto Cabezas Airport (PUZ) is Waspam Airport (WSP), which is located 62 miles (100 kilometers) NW of PUZ.
  • The new air terminal has a total area of 477 m2 and a 2,400 m2 parking lot for 30 vehicles.
  • The furthest airport from Puerto Cabezas Airport (PUZ) is Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport (CCK), which is nearly antipodal to Puerto Cabezas Airport (meaning Puerto Cabezas Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport), and is located 12,308 miles (19,808 kilometers) away in Cocos Islands, Australia.
  • There are plans to make the airport an international airport.
  • Because of Puerto Cabezas Airport's relatively low elevation of 69 feet, planes can take off or land at Puerto Cabezas 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.

Map of Nearest Airports from Puerto Cabezas Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Puerto Cabezas Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
162.42 miles (100.45 km) NWWaspam Airport (WSP)Waspam, NicaraguaView Waspam Airport on a map View satellite image of Waspam Airport Set WSP as destination Airport Get more information about Waspam Airport
283.38 miles (134.18 km) WBonanza Airport (BZA)Bonanza, RAAN, NicaraguaView Bonanza Airport on a map View satellite image of Bonanza Airport Set BZA as destination Airport Get more information about Bonanza Airport
395.85 miles (154.26 km) WSWSiuna Airport (SIU)Siuna, NicaraguaView Siuna Airport on a map View satellite image of Siuna Airport Set SIU as destination Airport Get more information about Siuna Airport
4130.79 miles (210.49 km) SCorn Island International Airport (RNI)Corn Island, NicaraguaView Corn Island International Airport on a map View satellite image of Corn Island International Airport Set RNI as destination Airport Get more information about Corn Island International Airport
5143.80 miles (231.42 km) SBluefields Airport (BEF)Bluefields, NicaraguaView Bluefields Airport on a map View satellite image of Bluefields Airport Set BEF as destination Airport Get more information about Bluefields Airport
6144.05 miles (231.82 km) ESEEl Embrujo Airport (PVA)Providencia Island, ColombiaView El Embrujo Airport on a map View satellite image of El Embrujo Airport Set PVA as destination Airport Get more information about El Embrujo Airport
7150.94 miles (242.91 km) SEGustavo Rojas Pinilla International Airport (ADZ)San Andres Island, ColombiaView Gustavo Rojas Pinilla International Airport on a map View satellite image of Gustavo Rojas Pinilla International Airport Set ADZ as destination Airport Get more information about Gustavo Rojas Pinilla International Airport
8226.36 miles (364.29 km) SBarra del Colorado Airport (BCL)Barra del Colorado, Costa RicaView Barra del Colorado Airport on a map View satellite image of Barra del Colorado Airport Set BCL as destination Airport Get more information about Barra del Colorado Airport
9228.47 miles (367.68 km) SWAugusto César Sandino International Airport (MGA)Managua, NicaraguaView Augusto César Sandino International Airport on a map View satellite image of Augusto César Sandino International Airport Set MGA as destination Airport Get more information about Augusto César Sandino International Airport
10236.41 miles (380.47 km) NWGuanaja Airport (GJA)Guanaja, Bay Islands, HondurasView Guanaja Airport on a map View satellite image of Guanaja Airport Set GJA as destination Airport Get more information about Guanaja Airport
11239.81 miles (385.94 km) STortuguero Airport (TTQ)Tortuguero, Costa RicaView Tortuguero Airport on a map View satellite image of Tortuguero Airport Set TTQ as destination Airport Get more information about Tortuguero Airport
12256.73 miles (413.17 km) WToncontín International Airport (TGU)Tegucigalpa, HondurasView Toncontín International Airport on a map View satellite image of Toncontín International Airport Set TGU as destination Airport Get more information about Toncontín International Airport
13259.66 miles (417.89 km) WNWGolosón International Airport (LCE)La Ceiba, HondurasView Golosón International Airport on a map View satellite image of Golosón International Airport Set LCE as destination Airport Get more information about Golosón International Airport
14261.76 miles (421.27 km) NWRoatan International Airport – Bay Islands (RTB)Roatán, HondurasView Roatan International Airport – Bay Islands on a map View satellite image of Roatan International Airport – Bay Islands Set RTB as destination Airport Get more information about Roatan International Airport – Bay Islands
15265.44 miles (427.19 km) SGuápiles Airport (GPL)Guápiles, Costa RicaView Guápiles Airport on a map View satellite image of Guápiles Airport Set GPL as destination Airport Get more information about Guápiles Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Puerto Cabezas Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Puerto Cabezas Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,308.22 miles (19,808.11 km) SCocos (Keeling) Island Airport (CCK)Cocos Islands, AustraliaView Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport on a map View satellite image of Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport Set CCK as destination Airport Get more information about Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport
211,775.83 miles (18,951.31 km) WSWChristmas Island Airport (XCH)Christmas Island, AustraliaView Christmas Island Airport on a map View satellite image of Christmas Island Airport Set XCH as destination Airport Get more information about Christmas Island Airport
311,632.77 miles (18,721.09 km) SSWFatmawati Soekarno Airport (BKS)Bengkulu, IndonesiaView Fatmawati Soekarno Airport on a map View satellite image of Fatmawati Soekarno Airport Set BKS as destination Airport Get more information about Fatmawati Soekarno Airport
411,594.80 miles (18,659.98 km) SWRadin Inten II Airport (RIA II) (TKG)Bandar Lampung, Sumatra, IndonesiaView Radin Inten II Airport (RIA II) on a map View satellite image of Radin Inten II Airport (RIA II) Set TKG as destination Airport Get more information about Radin Inten II Airport (RIA II)
511,585.43 miles (18,644.90 km) SSWRokot Airport (RKI)Sipura, IndonesiaView Rokot Airport on a map View satellite image of Rokot Airport Set RKI as destination Airport Get more information about Rokot Airport
611,562.33 miles (18,607.72 km) SWSoekarno–Hatta International Airport (CGK)Jakarta, IndonesiaView Soekarno–Hatta International Airport on a map View satellite image of Soekarno–Hatta International Airport Set CGK as destination Airport Get more information about Soekarno–Hatta International Airport
711,560.31 miles (18,604.46 km) SWGunung Batin Airport (AKQ)Astraksetra, IndonesiaView Gunung Batin Airport on a map View satellite image of Gunung Batin Airport Set AKQ as destination Airport Get more information about Gunung Batin Airport
811,555.86 miles (18,597.31 km) SWHalim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP)Jakarta, IndonesiaView Halim Perdanakusuma Airport on a map View satellite image of Halim Perdanakusuma Airport Set HLP as destination Airport Get more information about Halim Perdanakusuma Airport
911,547.45 miles (18,583.77 km) SSWDepati Parbo Airport (KRC)Kerinci, IndonesiaView Depati Parbo Airport on a map View satellite image of Depati Parbo Airport Set KRC as destination Airport Get more information about Depati Parbo Airport
1011,543.97 miles (18,578.18 km) WSWHusein Sastranegara International Airport (HSA) (BDO)Bandung, IndonesiaView Husein Sastranegara International Airport (HSA) on a map View satellite image of Husein Sastranegara International Airport (HSA) Set BDO as destination Airport Get more information about Husein Sastranegara International Airport (HSA)
1111,522.12 miles (18,543.01 km) WSWCibeureum Airfield (TSY)Tasikmalaya, West Java, IndonesiaView Cibeureum Airfield on a map View satellite image of Cibeureum Airfield Set TSY as destination Airport Get more information about Cibeureum Airfield
1211,489.95 miles (18,491.24 km) SWSultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (SMB II) (PLM)Palembang, Sumatra, IndonesiaView Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (SMB II) on a map View satellite image of Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (SMB II) Set PLM as destination Airport Get more information about Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (SMB II)
1311,487.56 miles (18,487.39 km) SSWMinangkabau International Airport (MIA) (PDG)Ketaping, West Sumatra, IndonesiaView Minangkabau International Airport (MIA) on a map View satellite image of Minangkabau International Airport (MIA) Set PDG as destination Airport Get more information about Minangkabau International Airport (MIA)
1411,484.35 miles (18,482.22 km) WSWTunggul Wulung Airport (CXP)Cilacap, Java Island, IndonesiaView Tunggul Wulung Airport on a map View satellite image of Tunggul Wulung Airport Set CXP as destination Airport Get more information about Tunggul Wulung Airport
1511,483.40 miles (18,480.70 km) WSWPenggung Airport/Chakrabhuwana Airport (CBN)Cirebon, Java, IndonesiaView Penggung Airport/Chakrabhuwana Airport on a map View satellite image of Penggung Airport/Chakrabhuwana Airport Set CBN as destination Airport Get more information about Penggung Airport/Chakrabhuwana Airport