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VEL Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: VEL / KVEL
Airport Names:
  1. Vernal Regional Airport
  2. Vernal - Uintah County Airport
Location: Vernal, Utah, United States
GPS Coordinates: 40°26'26"N by 109°30'36"W
Area Served: Vernal, Utah
Operator/Owner: Uintah County & Vernal City
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 5,278 feet (1,609 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Vernal Regional Airport (VEL):

  • The furthest airport from Vernal Regional Airport (VEL) is Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport (RRG), which is located 10,947 miles (17,617 kilometers) away in Rodrigues Island, Mauritius.
  • The closest airport to Vernal Regional Airport (VEL) is Rock Springs–Sweetwater County Airport (RKS), which is located 83 miles (134 kilometers) NNE of VEL.
  • Vernal Regional Airport is a mile southeast of Vernal, in Uintah County, Utah.
  • The airport covers 254 acres at an elevation of 5,278 feet.
  • Vernal Regional Airport (VEL) has 2 runways.
  • Because of Vernal Regional Airport's high elevation of 5,278 feet, planes must typically fly at a faster airspeed in order to takeoff or land at VEL. Combined with a high temperature, this could make VEL a "Hot & High" airport, where the air density is lower than it would otherwise be at sea level.
  • In addition to being known as "Vernal Regional Airport", another name for VEL is "Vernal - Uintah County Airport".

Map of Nearest Airports from Vernal Regional Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Vernal Regional Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
182.99 miles (133.56 km) NNERock Springs–Sweetwater County Airport (RKS)Rock Springs, Wyoming, United StatesView Rock Springs–Sweetwater County Airport on a map Set RKS as destination Airport Get more information about Rock Springs–Sweetwater County Airport
2104.58 miles (168.30 km) ECraig–Moffat Airport (CIG)Craig, Colorado, United StatesView Craig–Moffat Airport on a map Set CIG as destination Airport Get more information about Craig–Moffat Airport
3104.99 miles (168.96 km) SSEGrand Junction Regional Airport (GJT)Grand Junction, Colorado, United StatesView Grand Junction Regional Airport on a map Set GJT as destination Airport Get more information about Grand Junction Regional Airport
4110.02 miles (177.05 km) NNWKemmerer Municipal Airport (EMM)Kemmerer, Wyoming, United StatesView Kemmerer Municipal Airport on a map Set EMM as destination Airport Get more information about Kemmerer Municipal Airport
5113.59 miles (182.80 km) ESEGarfield County Regional Airport (RIL)Rifle, Colorado, United StatesView Garfield County Regional Airport on a map Set RIL as destination Airport Get more information about Garfield County Regional Airport
6117.21 miles (188.62 km) SCanyonlands Field (CNY)Moab, Utah, United StatesView Canyonlands Field on a map Set CNY as destination Airport Get more information about Canyonlands Field
7117.58 miles (189.23 km) WProvo Municipal Airport (PVU)Provo, Utah, United StatesView Provo Municipal Airport on a map Set PVU as destination Airport Get more information about Provo Municipal Airport
8120.53 miles (193.97 km) EYampa Valley Airport (HDN)Hayden, Colorado, United StatesView Yampa Valley Airport on a map Set HDN as destination Airport Get more information about Yampa Valley Airport
9121.75 miles (195.93 km) WSWMount Pleasant Airport (MSD)Mount Pleasant, Utah, United StatesView Mount Pleasant Airport on a map Set MSD as destination Airport Get more information about Mount Pleasant Airport
10130.11 miles (209.40 km) WNWSkypark Airport (BTF)Bountiful, Utah, United StatesView Skypark Airport on a map Set BTF as destination Airport Get more information about Skypark Airport
11131.64 miles (211.85 km) WNWSalt Lake City International Airport (SLC)Salt Lake City, Utah, United StatesView Salt Lake City International Airport on a map Set SLC as destination Airport Get more information about Salt Lake City International Airport
12137.21 miles (220.82 km) WNWHill Air Force Base (HIF)Ogden, Utah, United StatesView Hill Air Force Base on a map Set HIF as destination Airport Get more information about Hill Air Force Base
13139.03 miles (223.75 km) ESteamboat Springs Airport (SBS)Steamboat Springs, Colorado, United StatesView Steamboat Springs Airport on a map Set SBS as destination Airport Get more information about Steamboat Springs Airport
14140.88 miles (226.73 km) WNWOgden-Hinckley Airport (OGD)Ogden, Utah, United StatesView Ogden-Hinckley Airport on a map Set OGD as destination Airport Get more information about Ogden-Hinckley Airport
15147.79 miles (237.84 km) ESEEagle County Regional Airport (EGE)Eagle, Colorado (near Vail), United StatesView Eagle County Regional Airport on a map Set EGE as destination Airport Get more information about Eagle County Regional Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Vernal Regional Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Vernal Regional Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
110,946.89 miles (17,617.26 km) SSESir Gaëtan Duval Airport (RRG)Rodrigues Island, MauritiusView Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport on a map Set RRG as destination Airport Get more information about Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport
210,861.70 miles (17,480.16 km) SSESir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport (MRU)Plaisance, MauritiusView Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport on a map Set MRU as destination Airport Get more information about Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport
310,847.35 miles (17,457.07 km) SEPierrefonds Airport (ZSE)Saint-Pierre, RéunionView Pierrefonds Airport on a map Set ZSE as destination Airport Get more information about Pierrefonds Airport
410,824.47 miles (17,420.26 km) SERoland Garros Airport (RUN)St Denis, Réunion, FranceView Roland Garros Airport on a map Set RUN as destination Airport Get more information about Roland Garros Airport
510,713.39 miles (17,241.49 km) ESETôlanaro Airport (FTU)Tôlanaro, MadagascarView Tôlanaro Airport on a map Set FTU as destination Airport Get more information about Tôlanaro Airport
610,595.78 miles (17,052.21 km) ESEAmpanihy Airport (AMP)Ampanihy, MadagascarView Ampanihy Airport on a map Set AMP as destination Airport Get more information about Ampanihy Airport
710,578.84 miles (17,024.95 km) SEMananjary Airport (MNJ)Mananjary, MadagascarView Mananjary Airport on a map Set MNJ as destination Airport Get more information about Mananjary Airport
810,539.79 miles (16,962.10 km) SEFianarantsoa Airport (WFI)Fianarantsoa, MadagascarView Fianarantsoa Airport on a map Set WFI as destination Airport Get more information about Fianarantsoa Airport
910,448.61 miles (16,815.37 km) SEToamasino Airport (TMM)Toamasina, MadagascarView Toamasino Airport on a map Set TMM as destination Airport Get more information about Toamasino Airport
1010,417.73 miles (16,765.67 km) ESEManja Airport (MJA)Manja, Menabe, MadagascarView Manja Airport on a map Set MJA as destination Airport Get more information about Manja Airport
1110,413.13 miles (16,758.27 km) SEIvato International Airport (TNR)Antananarivo, MadagascarView Ivato International Airport on a map Set TNR as destination Airport Get more information about Ivato International Airport
1210,405.96 miles (16,746.73 km) SESainte Marie Airport (SMS)Île Sainte-Marie, MadagascarView Sainte Marie Airport on a map Set SMS as destination Airport Get more information about Sainte Marie Airport
1310,405.18 miles (16,745.48 km) ESEAndavadoaka Airport (DVD)Andavadoaka, Toliara province, Atsimo-Andrefana region, MadagascarView Andavadoaka Airport on a map Set DVD as destination Airport Get more information about Andavadoaka Airport
1410,392.45 miles (16,724.98 km) ESEMorombe Airport (MXM)Morombe, MadagascarView Morombe Airport on a map Set MXM as destination Airport Get more information about Morombe Airport
1510,371.28 miles (16,690.91 km) SEMiandrivazo Airport (ZVA)Miandrivazo, MadagascarView Miandrivazo Airport on a map Set ZVA as destination Airport Get more information about Miandrivazo Airport