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SFA Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: SFA / DTTX
Airport Names:
  1. Sfax–Thyna International Airport
  2. Aéroport International de Sfax–Thyna
  3. مطار صفاقس الدولي
Location: Sfax, Tunisia
GPS Coordinates: 34°43'4"N by 10°41'26"E
Area Served: Sfax, Tunisia
Operator/Owner: Tunisian Civil Aviation & Airports Authority
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 85 feet (26 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Sfax–Thyna International Airport (SFA):

  • In addition to being known as "Sfax–Thyna International Airport", other names for SFA include "Aéroport International de Sfax–Thyna" and "مطار صفاقس الدولي".
  • The furthest airport from Sfax–Thyna International Airport (SFA) is Chatham Islands (CHT), which is located 11,702 miles (18,833 kilometers) away in Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New Zealand.
  • Sfax–Thyna International Airport is an airport serving Sfax in Tunisia.
  • During World War II, the airport was known as Sfax Airfield and was used by the United States Army Air Forces Ninth Air Force during the North African Campaign.
  • Sfax–Thyna International Airport (SFA) currently has only 1 runway.
  • From 2011 the airport is main hub and headquarters for Syphax Airlines.
  • Because of Sfax–Thyna International Airport's relatively low elevation of 85 feet, planes can take off or land at Sfax–Thyna 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 Sfax–Thyna International Airport (SFA) is Djerba–Zarzis International Airport (DJE), which is located 58 miles (94 kilometers) S of SFA.

Map of Nearest Airports from Sfax–Thyna International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Sfax–Thyna International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
158.43 miles (94.03 km) SDjerba–Zarzis International Airport (DJE)Djerba, TunisiaView Djerba–Zarzis International Airport on a map Set DJE as destination Airport Get more information about Djerba–Zarzis International Airport
271.97 miles (115.82 km) NMonastir Habib Bourguiba International Airport (MIR)Monastir, TunisiaView Monastir Habib Bourguiba International Airport on a map Set MIR as destination Airport Get more information about Monastir Habib Bourguiba International Airport
380.98 miles (130.32 km) SSWGabès - Matmata International Airport (GAE)Gabès, TunisiaView Gabès - Matmata International Airport on a map Set GAE as destination Airport Get more information about Gabès - Matmata International Airport
494.90 miles (152.73 km) NEnfidha–Hammamet International Airport (NBE)Enfidha, TunisiaView Enfidha–Hammamet International Airport on a map Set NBE as destination Airport Get more information about Enfidha–Hammamet International Airport
5108.24 miles (174.20 km) WGafsa - Ksar International Airport (GAF)Gafsa, TunisiaView Gafsa - Ksar International Airport on a map Set GAF as destination Airport Get more information about Gafsa - Ksar International Airport
6121.53 miles (195.59 km) ENELampedusa Airport (LMP)Lampedusa, ItalyView Lampedusa Airport on a map Set LMP as destination Airport Get more information about Lampedusa Airport
7149.67 miles (240.87 km) NTunis–Carthage Airport (TUN)Tunis / Carthage, TunisiaView Tunis–Carthage Airport on a map Set TUN as destination Airport Get more information about Tunis–Carthage Airport
8181.68 miles (292.39 km) NNWBizerte-Sidi Ahmed Air Base (OIZ)Bizerte, TunisiaView Bizerte-Sidi Ahmed Air Base on a map Set OIZ as destination Airport Get more information about Bizerte-Sidi Ahmed Air Base
9186.41 miles (299.99 km) NNWTabarka–Ain Draham International Airport (TBJ)Tabarka, TunisiaView Tabarka–Ain Draham International Airport on a map Set TBJ as destination Airport Get more information about Tabarka–Ain Draham International Airport
10194.72 miles (313.37 km) SEMitiga International Airport (MJI)Tripoli, LibyaView Mitiga International Airport on a map Set MJI as destination Airport Get more information about Mitiga International Airport
11200.29 miles (322.34 km) SETripoli International Airport (TIP)Tripoli, LibyaView Tripoli International Airport on a map Set TIP as destination Airport Get more information about Tripoli International Airport
12217.45 miles (349.95 km) NWRabah Bitat Airport (AAE)Annaba, AlgeriaView Rabah Bitat Airport on a map Set AAE as destination Airport Get more information about Rabah Bitat Airport
13221.09 miles (355.81 km) ENEXewkija / Gozo Heliport (GZM)Xewkija, Gozo, MaltaView Xewkija / Gozo Heliport on a map Set GZM as destination Airport Get more information about Xewkija / Gozo Heliport
14227.60 miles (366.28 km) ENEMalta International Airport (MLA)Luqa, MaltaView Malta International Airport on a map Set MLA as destination Airport Get more information about Malta International Airport
15238.54 miles (383.89 km) WSWGuemar Airport (ELU)El Oued, AlgeriaView Guemar Airport on a map Set ELU as destination Airport Get more information about Guemar Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Sfax–Thyna International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Sfax–Thyna International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,702.04 miles (18,832.56 km) SSEChatham Islands (CHT)Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New ZealandView Chatham Islands on a map Set CHT as destination Airport Get more information about Chatham Islands
211,682.38 miles (18,800.93 km) ESEGisborne Airport (GIS)Gisborne, New ZealandView Gisborne Airport on a map Set GIS as destination Airport Get more information about Gisborne Airport
311,639.43 miles (18,731.81 km) ESEWhakatane Airport (WHK)Whakatane, New ZealandView Whakatane Airport on a map Set WHK as destination Airport Get more information about Whakatane Airport
411,608.63 miles (18,682.24 km) ESEHawke's Bay Airport (NPE)Napier, New ZealandView Hawke's Bay Airport on a map Set NPE as destination Airport Get more information about Hawke's Bay Airport
511,604.94 miles (18,676.30 km) ESERotorua International Airport (ROT)Rotorua, New ZealandView Rotorua International Airport on a map Set ROT as destination Airport Get more information about Rotorua International Airport
611,604.21 miles (18,675.12 km) ESETauranga Airport (TRG)Tauranga, New ZealandView Tauranga Airport on a map Set TRG as destination Airport Get more information about Tauranga Airport
711,582.71 miles (18,640.51 km) ESETaupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō (TUO)Taupo, New ZealandView Taupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō on a map Set TUO as destination Airport Get more information about Taupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō
811,578.86 miles (18,634.33 km) ESEMatamata Airport (MTA)Matamata, New ZealandView Matamata Airport on a map Set MTA as destination Airport Get more information about Matamata Airport
911,574.98 miles (18,628.08 km) ESEGreat Barrier Aerodrome (GBZ)Great Barrier Island, New ZealandView Great Barrier Aerodrome on a map Set GBZ as destination Airport Get more information about Great Barrier Aerodrome
1011,574.50 miles (18,627.31 km) ESECoromandel Aerodrome (CMV)Coromandel, New ZealandView Coromandel Aerodrome on a map Set CMV as destination Airport Get more information about Coromandel Aerodrome
1111,574.13 miles (18,626.71 km) ESEThames Aerodrome (TMZ)Thames, New ZealandView Thames Aerodrome on a map Set TMZ as destination Airport Get more information about Thames Aerodrome
1211,555.37 miles (18,596.53 km) ESEHamilton International Airport (HLZ)Hamilton, New ZealandView Hamilton International Airport on a map Set HLZ as destination Airport Get more information about Hamilton International Airport
1311,543.53 miles (18,577.46 km) ESEArdmore Airport (AMZ)Ardmore, New ZealandView Ardmore Airport on a map Set AMZ as destination Airport Get more information about Ardmore Airport
1411,533.70 miles (18,561.64 km) ESEAuckland Airport (AKL)Mangere, New ZealandView Auckland Airport on a map Set AKL as destination Airport Get more information about Auckland Airport
1511,526.15 miles (18,549.50 km) ESEPalmerston North Airport (PMR)Palmerston North, New ZealandView Palmerston North Airport on a map Set PMR as destination Airport Get more information about Palmerston North Airport