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SAH Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: SAH / OYSN
Airport Names:
  1. El Rahaba Airport (Sana'a International)
  2. مطار صنعاء الدولي
Location: Sana'a, Yemen
GPS Coordinates: 15°28'35"N by 44°13'10"E
Area Served: Sana'a
Operator/Owner: Government of Yemen
Airport Type: Military/Public
Elevation: 7,216 feet (2,199 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about El Rahaba Airport (Sana'a International) (SAH):

  • Because of El Rahaba Airport (Sana'a International)'s high elevation of 7,216 feet, planes must typically fly at a faster airspeed in order to takeoff or land at SAH. Combined with a high temperature, this could make SAH a "Hot & High" airport, where the air density is lower than it would otherwise be at sea level.
  • The closest airport to El Rahaba Airport (Sana'a International) (SAH) is Hodeida International Airport (HOD), which is located 97 miles (156 kilometers) WSW of SAH.
  • In addition to being known as "El Rahaba Airport (Sana'a International)", another name for SAH is "مطار صنعاء الدولي".
  • The furthest airport from El Rahaba Airport (Sana'a International) (SAH) is Pukarua Airport (PUK), which is nearly antipodal to El Rahaba Airport (Sana'a International) (meaning El Rahaba Airport (Sana'a International) is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Pukarua Airport), and is located 12,226 miles (19,675 kilometers) away in Pukarua, Tuamotus, French Polynesia.
  • El Rahaba Airport (Sana'a International) (SAH) currently has only 1 runway.

Map of Nearest Airports from El Rahaba Airport (Sana'a International):

List of Nearest Airports from El Rahaba Airport (Sana'a International):

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
196.83 miles (155.84 km) WSWHodeida International Airport (HOD)Al Hudaydah (Hodeida), YemenView Hodeida International Airport on a map Set HOD as destination Airport Get more information about Hodeida International Airport
2110.97 miles (178.60 km) ESEBeihan Airport (BHN)Beihan, YemenView Beihan Airport on a map Set BHN as destination Airport Get more information about Beihan Airport
3123.83 miles (199.29 km) STa'izz International Airport (TAI)Ta'izz, YemenView Ta'izz International Airport on a map Set TAI as destination Airport Get more information about Ta'izz International Airport
4148.10 miles (238.35 km) NNajran Domestic Airport (EAM)Najran (Nejran), Saudi ArabiaView Najran Domestic Airport on a map Set EAM as destination Airport Get more information about Najran Domestic Airport
5185.31 miles (298.23 km) ESEAtaq Airport (AXK)Ataq, YemenView Ataq Airport on a map Set AXK as destination Airport Get more information about Ataq Airport
6190.75 miles (306.98 km) SSEAden International Airport (ADE)Aden, YemenView Aden International Airport on a map Set ADE as destination Airport Get more information about Aden International Airport
7196.78 miles (316.69 km) SSWAssab International Airport (ASA)Assab, EritreaView Assab International Airport on a map Set ASA as destination Airport Get more information about Assab International Airport
8217.14 miles (349.44 km) NNWAbha Regional Airport (AHB)Abha / Khamis Mushait, Saudi ArabiaView Abha Regional Airport on a map Set AHB as destination Airport Get more information about Abha Regional Airport
9250.48 miles (403.10 km) SSWObock Airport (OBC)Obock, DjiboutiView Obock Airport on a map Set OBC as destination Airport Get more information about Obock Airport
10268.62 miles (432.30 km) SSWMoucha Airport (MHI)Moucha Island, DjiboutiView Moucha Airport on a map Set MHI as destination Airport Get more information about Moucha Airport
11281.78 miles (453.47 km) SSWDjibouti–Ambouli International Airport (JIB)Djibouti, DjiboutiView Djibouti–Ambouli International Airport on a map Set JIB as destination Airport Get more information about Djibouti–Ambouli International Airport
12305.71 miles (491.98 km) ESayun AirportSeiyun Airport (GXF)Seiyun, YemenView Sayun AirportSeiyun Airport on a map Set GXF as destination Airport Get more information about Sayun AirportSeiyun Airport
13315.54 miles (507.81 km) SSWAli-Sabieh Airport (AII)Ali-Sabieh, DjiboutiView Ali-Sabieh Airport on a map Set AII as destination Airport Get more information about Ali-Sabieh Airport
14323.21 miles (520.15 km) WMassawa International Airport (MSW)Massawa, EritreaView Massawa International Airport on a map Set MSW as destination Airport Get more information about Massawa International Airport
15328.74 miles (529.06 km) NNWBisha Domestic Airport (BHH)Bisha, Saudi ArabiaView Bisha Domestic Airport on a map Set BHH as destination Airport Get more information about Bisha Domestic Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from El Rahaba Airport (Sana'a International):

List of Furthest Airports from El Rahaba Airport (Sana'a International):

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,225.55 miles (19,675.07 km) SSEPukarua Airport (PUK)Pukarua, Tuamotus, French PolynesiaView Pukarua Airport on a map Set PUK as destination Airport Get more information about Pukarua Airport
212,107.95 miles (19,485.81 km) SENukutavake Airport (NUK)Nukutavake, Tuamotus, French PolynesiaView Nukutavake Airport on a map Set NUK as destination Airport Get more information about Nukutavake Airport
312,096.22 miles (19,466.93 km) EFangatau Airport (FGU)Fangatau, French PolynesiaView Fangatau Airport on a map Set FGU as destination Airport Get more information about Fangatau Airport
412,050.83 miles (19,393.89 km) ESEHao Airport (HOI)Hao, Tuamotu Island, French PolynesiaView Hao Airport on a map Set HOI as destination Airport Get more information about Hao Airport
512,027.85 miles (19,356.90 km) SSETureira Airport (ZTA)Tureia, Tuamotus, French PolynesiaView Tureira Airport on a map Set ZTA as destination Airport Get more information about Tureira Airport
611,989.78 miles (19,295.63 km) ERaroia Airport (RRR)Raroia, French PolynesiaView Raroia Airport on a map Set RRR as destination Airport Get more information about Raroia Airport
711,986.25 miles (19,289.96 km) SSEAtuona Airport (AUQ)Atuona, Marquesas Islands, French PolynesiaView Atuona Airport on a map Set AUQ as destination Airport Get more information about Atuona Airport
811,908.33 miles (19,164.55 km) EMakemo Airport (MKP)Makemo, French PolynesiaView Makemo Airport on a map Set MKP as destination Airport Get more information about Makemo Airport
911,907.91 miles (19,163.87 km) STotegegie Airport (GMR)Mangareva, Gambier Islands, French PolynesiaView Totegegie Airport on a map Set GMR as destination Airport Get more information about Totegegie Airport
1011,779.03 miles (18,956.47 km) ESEAnaa Airport (AAA)Anaa, Tuamotus, French PolynesiaView Anaa Airport on a map Set AAA as destination Airport Get more information about Anaa Airport
1111,778.91 miles (18,956.27 km) EFakarava Airport (FAV)Fakarava, Society Islands, French PolynesiaView Fakarava Airport on a map Set FAV as destination Airport Get more information about Fakarava Airport
1211,746.21 miles (18,903.65 km) EManihi Airport (XMH)Manihi, French PolynesiaView Manihi Airport on a map Set XMH as destination Airport Get more information about Manihi Airport
1311,733.78 miles (18,883.63 km) EAhe Airport (AHE)Ahe, French PolynesiaView Ahe Airport on a map Set AHE as destination Airport Get more information about Ahe Airport
1411,728.93 miles (18,875.83 km) EApataki Airport (APK)Apataki, French PolynesiaView Apataki Airport on a map Set APK as destination Airport Get more information about Apataki Airport
1511,714.49 miles (18,852.59 km) EArutua Airport (AXR)Arutua, Tuamotus, French PolynesiaView Arutua Airport on a map Set AXR as destination Airport Get more information about Arutua Airport