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VNE Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: VNE / LFRV
Airport Names:
  1. Meucon Airport
  2. Advanced Landing Ground (ALG) A-33
Location: Vannes, France
GPS Coordinates: 47°43'9"N by 2°43'23"W
Operator/Owner: SNC-Lavalin
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 440 feet (134 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Meucon Airport (VNE):

  • The closest airport to Meucon Airport (VNE) is Lorient South Brittany Airport (LRT), which is located 33 miles (54 kilometers) W of VNE.
  • KG 100 took part in operations over England during the Battle of Britain JG 53, JG 51 and JG 2 were interceptor units against Allied bomber operations over Occupied Europe
  • Meucon Airport (VNE) has 2 runways.
  • The furthest airport from Meucon Airport (VNE) is Oamaru Airport (OAM), which is nearly antipodal to Meucon Airport (meaning Meucon Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Oamaru Airport), and is located 12,086 miles (19,450 kilometers) away in Oamaru, North Otago, New Zealand.
  • Seized by the Germans in June 1940 during the Battle of France, Meucon airport was used as a Luftwaffe military airfield during the occupation.
  • In addition to being known as "Meucon Airport", another name for VNE is "Advanced Landing Ground (ALG) A-33".
  • The airport was liberated by Allied ground forces about 10 August 1944 during the Northern France Campaign.
  • Because of Meucon Airport's relatively low elevation of 440 feet, planes can take off or land at Meucon 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 Meucon Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Meucon Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
133.42 miles (53.79 km) WLorient South Brittany Airport (LRT)Lorient, FranceView Lorient South Brittany Airport on a map Set LRT as destination Airport Get more information about Lorient South Brittany Airport
251.97 miles (83.64 km) ENERennes–Saint-Jacques Airport (RNS)Rennes, FranceView Rennes–Saint-Jacques Airport on a map Set RNS as destination Airport Get more information about Rennes–Saint-Jacques Airport
356.86 miles (91.50 km) NSaint-Brieuc - Armor Airport (SBK)Saint-Brieuc, FranceView Saint-Brieuc - Armor Airport on a map Set SBK as destination Airport Get more information about Saint-Brieuc - Armor Airport
465.03 miles (104.65 km) SENantes Atlantique Airport (NTE)Nantes, FranceView Nantes Atlantique Airport on a map Set NTE as destination Airport Get more information about Nantes Atlantique Airport
566.92 miles (107.70 km) NNEDinard–Pleurtuit–Saint-Malo Airport (DNR)Dinard, FranceView Dinard–Pleurtuit–Saint-Malo Airport on a map Set DNR as destination Airport Get more information about Dinard–Pleurtuit–Saint-Malo Airport
669.27 miles (111.47 km) WNWQuimper - Cornouaille Airport (UIP)Quimper, FranceView Quimper - Cornouaille Airport on a map Set UIP as destination Airport Get more information about Quimper - Cornouaille Airport
770.89 miles (114.08 km) SSEÎle d'Yeu Aerodrome (IDY)Île d'Yeu, FranceView Île d'Yeu Aerodrome on a map Set IDY as destination Airport Get more information about Île d'Yeu Aerodrome
879.04 miles (127.20 km) NWMorlaix - Ploujean Airport (MXN)Morlaix, FranceView Morlaix - Ploujean Airport on a map Set MXN as destination Airport Get more information about Morlaix - Ploujean Airport
979.41 miles (127.80 km) NNWLannion - Côte de Granit Airport (LAI)Lannion, FranceView Lannion - Côte de Granit Airport on a map Set LAI as destination Airport Get more information about Lannion - Côte de Granit Airport
1093.13 miles (149.88 km) WNWBrest Bretagne Airport (BES)Brest, FranceView Brest Bretagne Airport on a map Set BES as destination Airport Get more information about Brest Bretagne Airport
1196.93 miles (156.00 km) ESECholet Le Pontreau Airport (CET)Cholet, FranceView Cholet Le Pontreau Airport on a map Set CET as destination Airport Get more information about Cholet Le Pontreau Airport
12105.66 miles (170.04 km) NNEJersey Airport (JER)Jersey, Channel Islands, United KingdomView Jersey Airport on a map Set JER as destination Airport Get more information about Jersey Airport
13112.78 miles (181.50 km) EAngers – Loire Airport (ANE)Angers, FranceView Angers – Loire Airport on a map Set ANE as destination Airport Get more information about Angers – Loire Airport
14118.64 miles (190.94 km) NGuernsey Airport (GCI)Guernsey, Channel Islands, United KingdomView Guernsey Airport on a map Set GCI as destination Airport Get more information about Guernsey Airport
15128.52 miles (206.84 km) SELa Rochelle – Île de Ré Airport (LRH)La Rochelle / Île de Ré, Charente-Maritime, FranceView La Rochelle – Île de Ré Airport on a map Set LRH as destination Airport Get more information about La Rochelle – Île de Ré Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Meucon Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Meucon Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,085.69 miles (19,449.98 km) ESEOamaru Airport (OAM)Oamaru, North Otago, New ZealandView Oamaru Airport on a map Set OAM as destination Airport Get more information about Oamaru Airport
212,080.16 miles (19,441.09 km) ESEDunedin International Airport (DUD)Dunedin, Otago, New ZealandView Dunedin International Airport on a map Set DUD as destination Airport Get more information about Dunedin International Airport
312,065.45 miles (19,417.41 km) SEChristchurch International Airport (CHC)Christchurch, New ZealandView Christchurch International Airport on a map Set CHC as destination Airport Get more information about Christchurch International Airport
412,063.92 miles (19,414.95 km) SEAshburton Aerodrome (ASG)Ashburton, New ZealandView Ashburton Aerodrome on a map Set ASG as destination Airport Get more information about Ashburton Aerodrome
512,062.76 miles (19,413.08 km) SERichard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) (TIU)Timaru, New ZealandView Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) on a map Set TIU as destination Airport Get more information about Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport)
612,031.84 miles (19,363.33 km) SWChatham Islands (CHT)Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New ZealandView Chatham Islands on a map Set CHT as destination Airport Get more information about Chatham Islands
712,029.53 miles (19,359.61 km) SSEKaikoura Aerodrome (KBZ)Kaikoura, New ZealandView Kaikoura Aerodrome on a map Set KBZ as destination Airport Get more information about Kaikoura Aerodrome
812,022.94 miles (19,349.00 km) ESEAlexandra Aerodrome (ALR)Alexandra, New ZealandView Alexandra Aerodrome on a map Set ALR as destination Airport Get more information about Alexandra Aerodrome
912,005.63 miles (19,321.14 km) EInvercargill Airport (IVC)Invercargill, New ZealandView Invercargill Airport on a map Set IVC as destination Airport Get more information about Invercargill Airport
1012,003.62 miles (19,317.90 km) SEGlentanner Aerodrome (GTN)Mount Cook, New ZealandView Glentanner Aerodrome on a map Set GTN as destination Airport Get more information about Glentanner Aerodrome
1112,003.52 miles (19,317.74 km) ERyan's Creek Aerodrome (SZS)Stewart Island, New ZealandView Ryan's Creek Aerodrome on a map Set SZS as destination Airport Get more information about Ryan's Creek Aerodrome
1212,000.92 miles (19,313.55 km) ESEWanaka Airport (WKA)Wanaka, New ZealandView Wanaka Airport on a map Set WKA as destination Airport Get more information about Wanaka Airport
1311,997.63 miles (19,308.27 km) SEMount Cook Airport (MON)Mount Cook, New ZealandView Mount Cook Airport on a map Set MON as destination Airport Get more information about Mount Cook Airport
1411,989.44 miles (19,295.09 km) ESEQueenstown Airport (ZQN)Queenstown, New ZealandView Queenstown Airport on a map Set ZQN as destination Airport Get more information about Queenstown Airport
1511,979.29 miles (19,278.75 km) SEFox Glacier Aerodrome (FGL)Fox Glacier, New ZealandView Fox Glacier Aerodrome on a map Set FGL as destination Airport Get more information about Fox Glacier Aerodrome