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SSN Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: SSN / RKSM
Airport Names:
  1. Seoul Air Base
  2. 서울공항
Location: Seongnam, South Korea
GPS Coordinates: 37°26'44"N by 127°6'50"E
Operator/Owner: ROKAF
Airport Type: Military
Elevation: 92 feet (28 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Seoul Air Base (SSN):

  • Because of Seoul Air Base's relatively low elevation of 92 feet, planes can take off or land at Seoul Air Base 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.
  • Seoul Air Base (SSN) has 2 runways.
  • The closest airport to Seoul Air Base (SSN) is Gimpo International Airport (GMP), which is located only 19 miles (31 kilometers) WNW of SSN.
  • The Seoul Air Show is held annually in this airfield.
  • In addition to being known as "Seoul Air Base", another name for SSN is "서울공항".
  • The USAF designated the base at K-16 during the Korean War.
  • The furthest airport from Seoul Air Base (SSN) is Capitán de Corbeta Carlos A. Curbelo International Airport (PDP), which is nearly antipodal to Seoul Air Base (meaning Seoul Air Base is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Capitán de Corbeta Carlos A. Curbelo International Airport), and is located 12,220 miles (19,665 kilometers) away in Maldonado/Punta del Este, Maldonado, Uruguay.

Map of Nearest Airports from Seoul Air Base:

List of Nearest Airports from Seoul Air Base:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
119.35 miles (31.13 km) WNWGimpo International Airport (GMP)Seoul, South KoreaView Gimpo International Airport on a map Set GMP as destination Airport Get more information about Gimpo International Airport
219.35 miles (31.13 km) WNWGimpo International Airport (SEL)Seoul, South KoreaView Gimpo International Airport on a map Set SEL as destination Airport Get more information about Gimpo International Airport
336.98 miles (59.52 km) WIncheon International Airport (ICN)Incheon (near Seoul), South KoreaView Incheon International Airport on a map Set ICN as destination Airport Get more information about Incheon International Airport
446.43 miles (74.73 km) EWonju Airport (WJU)Wonju, South KoreaView Wonju Airport on a map Set WJU as destination Airport Get more information about Wonju Airport
554.69 miles (88.02 km) SSECheongju International Airport (CJJ)Cheong ju, South KoreaView Cheongju International Airport on a map Set CJJ as destination Airport Get more information about Cheongju International Airport
688.59 miles (142.56 km) SEYecheon Air Base (YEC)Yecheon, South KoreaView Yecheon Air Base on a map Set YEC as destination Airport Get more information about Yecheon Air Base
794.26 miles (151.70 km) ENESokcho Airport (SHO)Sokcho, South KoreaView Sokcho Airport on a map Set SHO as destination Airport Get more information about Sokcho Airport
8102.39 miles (164.78 km) ENEGangneung Airbase (KAG)Kangnung (Gangneung), South KoreaView Gangneung Airbase on a map Set KAG as destination Airport Get more information about Gangneung Airbase
9110.05 miles (177.11 km) SSWGunsan Airport (KUV)Gunsan, South KoreaView Gunsan Airport on a map Set KUV as destination Airport Get more information about Gunsan Airport
10137.20 miles (220.80 km) SEDaegu International Airport (TAE)Daegu, South KoreaView Daegu International Airport on a map Set TAE as destination Airport Get more information about Daegu International Airport
11145.65 miles (234.41 km) NNWPyongyang Sunan International Airport (FNJ)Pyongyang, North KoreaView Pyongyang Sunan International Airport on a map Set FNJ as destination Airport Get more information about Pyongyang Sunan International Airport
12161.16 miles (259.35 km) SGwangju Airport (KWJ)Gwangju (Kwangju), South KoreaView Gwangju Airport on a map Set KWJ as destination Airport Get more information about Gwangju Airport
13162.68 miles (261.80 km) SEPohang Airport (KPO)Pohang, South KoreaView Pohang Airport on a map Set KPO as destination Airport Get more information about Pohang Airport
14171.36 miles (275.78 km) SSESacheon Airport (HIN)Sacheon, South KoreaView Sacheon Airport on a map Set HIN as destination Airport Get more information about Sacheon Airport
15186.64 miles (300.37 km) SSEGimhae International Airport (PUS)Busan, South KoreaView Gimhae International Airport on a map Set PUS as destination Airport Get more information about Gimhae International Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Seoul Air Base:

List of Furthest Airports from Seoul Air Base:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,219.51 miles (19,665.35 km) SECapitán de Corbeta Carlos A. Curbelo International Airport (PDP)Maldonado/Punta del Este, Maldonado, UruguayView Capitán de Corbeta Carlos A. Curbelo International Airport on a map Set PDP as destination Airport Get more information about Capitán de Corbeta Carlos A. Curbelo International Airport
212,208.76 miles (19,648.05 km) EVilla Gesell Airport (VLG)Villa Gesell, Buenos Aires, ArgentinaView Villa Gesell Airport on a map Set VLG as destination Airport Get more information about Villa Gesell Airport
312,185.34 miles (19,610.36 km) SECarrasco/General Cesáreo L. Berisso International Airport (MVD)Montevideo, Montevideo, UruguayView Carrasco/General Cesáreo L. Berisso International Airport on a map Set MVD as destination Airport Get more information about Carrasco/General Cesáreo L. Berisso International Airport
412,178.34 miles (19,599.09 km) EAstor Piazzolla International Airport (MDQ)Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires Province, ArgentinaView Astor Piazzolla International Airport on a map Set MDQ as destination Airport Get more information about Astor Piazzolla International Airport
512,159.53 miles (19,568.83 km) ESEMiramar Airport (MJR)Miramar, Buenos Aires, ArgentinaView Miramar Airport on a map Set MJR as destination Airport Get more information about Miramar Airport
612,131.78 miles (19,524.15 km) SSETreinta y Tres Airport (TYT)Treinta y Tres, Treinta y Tres, UruguayView Treinta y Tres Airport on a map Set TYT as destination Airport Get more information about Treinta y Tres Airport
712,109.49 miles (19,488.29 km) ESELa Plata Airport (LPG)La Plata, Buenos Aires, ArgentinaView La Plata Airport on a map Set LPG as destination Airport Get more information about La Plata Airport
812,105.93 miles (19,482.55 km) ESENecochea Airport (NEC)Necochea, Buenos Aires, ArgentinaView Necochea Airport on a map Set NEC as destination Airport Get more information about Necochea Airport
912,094.39 miles (19,463.99 km) SELaguna de los Patos International Airport (CYR)Colonia del Sacramento, Colonia, UruguayView Laguna de los Patos International Airport on a map Set CYR as destination Airport Get more information about Laguna de los Patos International Airport
1012,088.80 miles (19,454.98 km) SESanta Bernardina International Airport (DZO)Durazno, Durazno, UruguayView Santa Bernardina International Airport on a map Set DZO as destination Airport Get more information about Santa Bernardina International Airport
1112,088.15 miles (19,453.94 km) ETandil Airport (TDL)Tandil, ArgentinaView Tandil Airport on a map Set TDL as destination Airport Get more information about Tandil Airport
1212,079.72 miles (19,440.37 km) ESELas Flores Airport (ELB)El Banco, ColombiaView Las Flores Airport on a map Set ELB as destination Airport Get more information about Las Flores Airport
1312,076.17 miles (19,434.67 km) SSECerro Largo International Airport (MLZ)Melo, Cerro Largo, UruguayView Cerro Largo International Airport on a map Set MLZ as destination Airport Get more information about Cerro Largo International Airport
1412,073.23 miles (19,429.93 km) ESEMinistro Pistarini International Airport (EZE)Ezeiza (near Buenos Aires), ArgentinaView Ministro Pistarini International Airport on a map Set EZE as destination Airport Get more information about Ministro Pistarini International Airport
1512,069.01 miles (19,423.15 km) ESEJorge Newbery Airfield (AEP)Buenos Aires, ArgentinaView Jorge Newbery Airfield on a map Set AEP as destination Airport Get more information about Jorge Newbery Airfield