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WCH Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: WCH / SCTN
Airport Names:
  1. Chaitén Airfield
  2. Chaitén Airfield (Chaitén)
  3. Aeródromo Chaitén
Location: Chaitén, Los Lagos, Chile
GPS Coordinates: 42°55'57"S by 72°41'58"W
Area Served: Chaitén
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 13 feet (4 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Chaitén Airfield (WCH):

  • Chaitén Airfield (WCH) currently has only 1 runway.
  • The closest airport to Chaitén Airfield (WCH) is Gamboa Airport (WCA), which is located 63 miles (101 kilometers) WNW of WCH.
  • The furthest airport from Chaitén Airfield (WCH) is Mandalgovi Airport (MXW), which is nearly antipodal to Chaitén Airfield (meaning Chaitén Airfield is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Mandalgovi Airport), and is located 12,235 miles (19,690 kilometers) away in Mandalgovi, Dundgovi, Mongolia.
  • Because of Chaitén Airfield's relatively low elevation of 13 feet, planes can take off or land at Chaitén Airfield 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.
  • In addition to being known as "Chaitén Airfield", other names for WCH include "Chaitén Airfield (Chaitén)" and "Aeródromo Chaitén".

Map of Nearest Airports from Chaitén Airfield:

List of Nearest Airports from Chaitén Airfield:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
162.64 miles (100.82 km) WNWGamboa Airport (WCA)Castro, ChileView Gamboa Airport on a map Set WCA as destination Airport Get more information about Gamboa Airport
265.90 miles (106.06 km) NWMocopulli Airport (MHC)Castro, Los Lagos, ChileView Mocopulli Airport on a map Set MHC as destination Airport Get more information about Mocopulli Airport
378.59 miles (126.47 km) EEsquel Airport (EQS)Esquel, Chubut Province, ArgentinaView Esquel Airport on a map Set EQS as destination Airport Get more information about Esquel Airport
490.49 miles (145.63 km) NWPupelde Airfield (ZUD)Ancud, Los Lagos Region, ChileView Pupelde Airfield on a map Set ZUD as destination Airport Get more information about Pupelde Airfield
590.64 miles (145.87 km) NEEl Bolsón Airport (EHL)El Bolsón, Río Negro, ArgentinaView El Bolsón Airport on a map Set EHL as destination Airport Get more information about El Bolsón Airport
699.79 miles (160.59 km) NEEl Maitén Airport (EMX)El Maitén, Neuquén, ArgentinaView El Maitén Airport on a map Set EMX as destination Airport Get more information about El Maitén Airport
7105.19 miles (169.29 km) NEl Tepual International Airport (PMC)Puerto Montt, ChileView El Tepual International Airport on a map Set PMC as destination Airport Get more information about El Tepual International Airport
8125.90 miles (202.62 km) NFrutillar Airport (FRT)Frutillar, ChileView Frutillar Airport on a map Set FRT as destination Airport Get more information about Frutillar Airport
9146.33 miles (235.49 km) NNESan Carlos de Bariloche Airport (BRC)San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro Province, ArgentinaView San Carlos de Bariloche Airport on a map Set BRC as destination Airport Get more information about San Carlos de Bariloche Airport
10161.47 miles (259.85 km) NCañal Bajo Carlos Hott Siebert Airport (ZOS)Osorno, ChileView Cañal Bajo Carlos Hott Siebert Airport on a map Set ZOS as destination Airport Get more information about Cañal Bajo Carlos Hott Siebert Airport
11171.65 miles (276.24 km) SSEAlto Río Senguer Airport (ARR)Alto Río Senguer, Chubut, ArgentinaView Alto Río Senguer Airport on a map Set ARR as destination Airport Get more information about Alto Río Senguer Airport
12186.24 miles (299.73 km) STeniente Vidal Airfield (GXQ)Coyhaique, ChileView Teniente Vidal Airfield on a map Set GXQ as destination Airport Get more information about Teniente Vidal Airfield
13195.01 miles (313.84 km) NEIngeniero Jacobacci Airport (IGB)Ingeniero Jacobacci, Río Negro, ArgentinaView Ingeniero Jacobacci Airport on a map Set IGB as destination Airport Get more information about Ingeniero Jacobacci Airport
14212.06 miles (341.28 km) SSEBalmaceda Airport (BBA)Balmaceda, ChileView Balmaceda Airport on a map Set BBA as destination Airport Get more information about Balmaceda Airport
15213.33 miles (343.32 km) NNEAviador Carlos Campos Airport (CPC)San Martín de los Andes, Neuquén, ArgentinaView Aviador Carlos Campos Airport on a map Set CPC as destination Airport Get more information about Aviador Carlos Campos Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Chaitén Airfield:

List of Furthest Airports from Chaitén Airfield:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,234.65 miles (19,689.71 km) NNEMandalgovi Airport (MXW)Mandalgovi, Dundgovi, MongoliaView Mandalgovi Airport on a map Set MXW as destination Airport Get more information about Mandalgovi Airport
212,221.88 miles (19,669.16 km) NWBaotou Airport (BAV)Baotou, Inner Mongolia, ChinaView Baotou Airport on a map Set BAV as destination Airport Get more information about Baotou Airport
312,218.26 miles (19,663.34 km) NWuhai Airport (WUA)Wuhai, Inner Mongolia, ChinaView Wuhai Airport on a map Set WUA as destination Airport Get more information about Wuhai Airport
412,192.71 miles (19,622.21 km) WErenhot Saiwusu International Airport (ERL)Erenhot, Inner Mongolia, ChinaView Erenhot Saiwusu International Airport on a map Set ERL as destination Airport Get more information about Erenhot Saiwusu International Airport
512,164.47 miles (19,576.76 km) NNWOrdos Ejin Horo Airport (DSN)Ordos, Inner Mongolia, ChinaView Ordos Ejin Horo Airport on a map Set DSN as destination Airport Get more information about Ordos Ejin Horo Airport
612,163.34 miles (19,574.95 km) WNWHohhot Baita International Airport (HET)Hohhot, Inner Mongolia, ChinaView Hohhot Baita International Airport on a map Set HET as destination Airport Get more information about Hohhot Baita International Airport
712,139.79 miles (19,537.04 km) NNEAlxa Left Banner Bayanhot Airport (AXF)Alxa Left Banner, Inner Mongolia, ChinaView Alxa Left Banner Bayanhot Airport on a map Set AXF as destination Airport Get more information about Alxa Left Banner Bayanhot Airport
812,118.05 miles (19,502.07 km) NEArvaykheer Airport (AVK)Arvaikheer, MongoliaView Arvaykheer Airport on a map Set AVK as destination Airport Get more information about Arvaykheer Airport
912,114.67 miles (19,496.62 km) NYinchuan Hedong International Airport (INC)Yinchuan, Ningxia, ChinaView Yinchuan Hedong International Airport on a map Set INC as destination Airport Get more information about Yinchuan Hedong International Airport
1012,109.63 miles (19,488.51 km) EEjin Banner Taolai Airport (EJN)Ejin Banner, Inner Mongolia, ChinaView Ejin Banner Taolai Airport on a map Set EJN as destination Airport Get more information about Ejin Banner Taolai Airport
1112,096.54 miles (19,467.45 km) NChinggis Khaan International Airport (ULN)Ulan Bator, MongoliaView Chinggis Khaan International Airport on a map Set ULN as destination Airport Get more information about Chinggis Khaan International Airport
1212,084.31 miles (19,447.77 km) NEKhujirt Airport (HJT)Khujirt, Övörkhangai, MongoliaView Khujirt Airport on a map Set HJT as destination Airport Get more information about Khujirt Airport
1312,067.51 miles (19,420.72 km) NEKharkhorin Airport (KHR)Kharkhorin, MongoliaView Kharkhorin Airport on a map Set KHR as destination Airport Get more information about Kharkhorin Airport
1412,060.49 miles (19,409.43 km) WNWDatong Yungang Airport (DAT)Datong, Shanxi, ChinaView Datong Yungang Airport on a map Set DAT as destination Airport Get more information about Datong Yungang Airport
1512,049.59 miles (19,391.89 km) NNEZhongwei Shapotou Airport (ZHY)Zhongwei, Ningxia, ChinaView Zhongwei Shapotou Airport on a map Set ZHY as destination Airport Get more information about Zhongwei Shapotou Airport