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BZC Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: BZC / SBBZ
Airport Names:
  1. Umberto Modiano Airport
  2. Aeroporto Umberto Modiano
Location: Búzios, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
GPS Coordinates: 22°45'57"S by 41°57'56"W
Area Served: Armação dos Búzios
Airport Type: Private
Elevation: 10 feet (3 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Umberto Modiano Airport (BZC):

  • Umberto Modiano Airport (BZC) currently has only 1 runway.
  • The airport is located 11 km from downtown Búzios.
  • In addition to being known as "Umberto Modiano Airport", another name for BZC is "Aeroporto Umberto Modiano".
  • The closest airport to Umberto Modiano Airport (BZC) is Cabo Frio International Airport (CFB), which is located only 13 miles (20 kilometers) SSW of BZC.
  • Because of Umberto Modiano Airport's relatively low elevation of 10 feet, planes can take off or land at Umberto Modiano 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 furthest airport from Umberto Modiano Airport (BZC) is Central Field (Iwo Jima)Motoyama No. 2Airfield No. 2 (IWO), which is nearly antipodal to Umberto Modiano Airport (meaning Umberto Modiano Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Central Field (Iwo Jima)Motoyama No. 2Airfield No. 2), and is located 12,186 miles (19,612 kilometers) away in Iwo Jima, Bonin Islands, Japan.

Map of Nearest Airports from Umberto Modiano Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Umberto Modiano Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112.64 miles (20.34 km) SSWCabo Frio International Airport (CFB)Cabo Frio, Rio de Janeiro, BrazilView Cabo Frio International Airport on a map Set CFB as destination Airport Get more information about Cabo Frio International Airport
231.76 miles (51.12 km) NNEBenedito Lacerda Airport (MEA)Macaé, Rio de Janeiro, BrazilView Benedito Lacerda Airport on a map Set MEA as destination Airport Get more information about Benedito Lacerda Airport
376.88 miles (123.73 km) WSantos Dumont Airport (SDU)Rio de Janeiro, BrazilView Santos Dumont Airport on a map Set SDU as destination Airport Get more information about Santos Dumont Airport
481.91 miles (131.82 km) WRio de Janeiro/Galeão–Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport (GIG)Rio de Janeiro, BrazilView Rio de Janeiro/Galeão–Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport on a map Set GIG as destination Airport Get more information about Rio de Janeiro/Galeão–Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport
584.76 miles (136.41 km) NNECampos–Bartolomeu Lysandro Airport (CAW)Campos dos Goytacazes, Rio de Janeiro, BrazilView Campos–Bartolomeu Lysandro Airport on a map Set CAW as destination Airport Get more information about Campos–Bartolomeu Lysandro Airport
6112.24 miles (180.64 km) WSanta Cruz Air Force Base (SNZ)Santa Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, BrazilView Santa Cruz Air Force Base on a map Set SNZ as destination Airport Get more information about Santa Cruz Air Force Base
7112.97 miles (181.81 km) NWFrancisco Álvares de Assis Airport (JDF)Juiz de Fora, Minas Gerais, BrazilView Francisco Álvares de Assis Airport on a map Set JDF as destination Airport Get more information about Francisco Álvares de Assis Airport
8116.05 miles (186.76 km) NWPresidente Itamar Franco Airport (IZA)Juiz de Fora, BrazilView Presidente Itamar Franco Airport on a map Set IZA as destination Airport Get more information about Presidente Itamar Franco Airport
9142.35 miles (229.09 km) NNERaimundo de Andrade Airport (CDI)Cachoeiro de Itapemirim, BrazilView Raimundo de Andrade Airport on a map Set CDI as destination Airport Get more information about Raimundo de Andrade Airport
10204.15 miles (328.55 km) NNEVitória-Eurico de Aguiar Salles Airport (Goiabeiras) (VIX)Vitória, Espírito Santo, BrazilView Vitória-Eurico de Aguiar Salles Airport (Goiabeiras) on a map Set VIX as destination Airport Get more information about Vitória-Eurico de Aguiar Salles Airport (Goiabeiras)
11230.18 miles (370.43 km) NUsiminas Airport (IPN)Ipatinga / Santana do Paraiso, Minas Gerais, BrazilView Usiminas Airport on a map Set IPN as destination Airport Get more information about Usiminas Airport
12238.46 miles (383.76 km) NNWBelo Horizonte/Pampulha–Carlos Drummond de Andrade Airport (PLU)Belo Horizonte, BrazilView Belo Horizonte/Pampulha–Carlos Drummond de Andrade Airport on a map Set PLU as destination Airport Get more information about Belo Horizonte/Pampulha–Carlos Drummond de Andrade Airport
13238.71 miles (384.16 km) WNWMajor-Brigadeiro Trompowsky Airport (VAG)Varginha, Minas Gerais, BrazilView Major-Brigadeiro Trompowsky Airport on a map Set VAG as destination Airport Get more information about Major-Brigadeiro Trompowsky Airport
14250.44 miles (403.05 km) WSão José dos Campos-Professor Urbano Ernesto Stumpf Airport (SJK)São José dos Campos, BrazilView São José dos Campos-Professor Urbano Ernesto Stumpf Airport on a map Set SJK as destination Airport Get more information about São José dos Campos-Professor Urbano Ernesto Stumpf Airport
15252.64 miles (406.58 km) NNWTancredo Neves/Confins International Airport (CNF)Confins (near Belo Horizonte), Minas Gerais, BrazilView Tancredo Neves/Confins International Airport on a map Set CNF as destination Airport Get more information about Tancredo Neves/Confins International Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Umberto Modiano Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Umberto Modiano Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,186.38 miles (19,612.02 km) NWCentral Field (Iwo Jima)Motoyama No. 2Airfield No. 2 (IWO)Iwo Jima, Bonin Islands, JapanView Central Field (Iwo Jima)Motoyama No. 2Airfield No. 2 on a map Set IWO as destination Airport Get more information about Central Field (Iwo Jima)Motoyama No. 2Airfield No. 2
211,961.01 miles (19,249.33 km) ENEKitadaito Airport (KTD)Kitadaito, Okinawa Prefecture, JapanView Kitadaito Airport on a map Set KTD as destination Airport Get more information about Kitadaito Airport
311,960.38 miles (19,248.32 km) ENEMinami-Daito Airport (MMD)Minami Daito, Okinawa, JapanView Minami-Daito Airport on a map Set MMD as destination Airport Get more information about Minami-Daito Airport
411,802.53 miles (18,994.29 km) NEKikai Airport (KKX)Kikaiga Shima, Kikai-Shima Island, JapanView Kikai Airport on a map Set KKX as destination Airport Get more information about Kikai Airport
511,787.47 miles (18,970.05 km) NEAmami Airport (ASJ)Amami Island, JapanView Amami Airport on a map Set ASJ as destination Airport Get more information about Amami Airport
611,746.08 miles (18,903.44 km) ENEKadena Air Base 嘉手納飛行場 Kadena Hikōjō (DNA)Okinawa Prefecture, JapanView Kadena Air Base 嘉手納飛行場 Kadena Hikōjō on a map Set DNA as destination Airport Get more information about Kadena Air Base 嘉手納飛行場 Kadena Hikōjō
711,742.18 miles (18,897.17 km) ENENaha Airport (OKA)Okinawa, JapanView Naha Airport on a map Set OKA as destination Airport Get more information about Naha Airport
811,740.91 miles (18,895.12 km) NEYakushima Airport (KUM)Yakushima, Kagoshima Prefecture, JapanView Yakushima Airport on a map Set KUM as destination Airport Get more information about Yakushima Airport
911,738.41 miles (18,891.09 km) ENEIejima Airport (IEJ)Iejima, JapanView Iejima Airport on a map Set IEJ as destination Airport Get more information about Iejima Airport
1011,721.88 miles (18,864.50 km) ENEKerama Airport (KJP)Kerama Islands, Okinawa, JapanView Kerama Airport on a map Set KJP as destination Airport Get more information about Kerama Airport
1111,713.85 miles (18,851.57 km) NHachijojima Airport (HAC)Hachijojima (Hachijo Jima), Tokyo, JapanView Hachijojima Airport on a map Set HAC as destination Airport Get more information about Hachijojima Airport
1211,709.72 miles (18,844.92 km) ENEAguni Airport (AGJ)Aguni, JapanView Aguni Airport on a map Set AGJ as destination Airport Get more information about Aguni Airport
1311,707.75 miles (18,841.74 km) NWSaipan International Airport (SPN)Saipan Island, Northern Mariana IslandsView Saipan International Airport on a map Set SPN as destination Airport Get more information about Saipan International Airport
1411,706.51 miles (18,839.75 km) NWTinian International Airport (TIQ)Tinian Island, Northern Mariana IslandsView Tinian International Airport on a map Set TIQ as destination Airport Get more information about Tinian International Airport
1511,689.09 miles (18,811.72 km) NNEMiyazaki Airport (KMI)Miyazaki, Miyazaki Prefecture, JapanView Miyazaki Airport on a map Set KMI as destination Airport Get more information about Miyazaki Airport