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GUM Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: GUM / PGUM
Airport Names:
  1. Guam International Airport
  2. Antonio B. Won Pat International Airport
Location: Hagåtña, Guam
GPS Coordinates: 13°29'2"N by 144°47'49"E
Area Served: Guam
Operator/Owner: A.B. Won Pat International Airport Authority, Guam
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 297 feet (91 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Guam International Airport (GUM):

  • The airport was built by the Japanese Navy about 1943, calling the military airfield Guamu Dai Ni as part of their defense of the Marianas.
  • After the war, the USAAF used the airfield for fighter defense of the Marianas, until early 1947 and as a transport hub.
  • Travel to Guam was restricted to military personnel with a security clearance until 1962.
  • The closest airport to Guam International Airport (GUM) is Andersen Air Force Base (UAM), which is located only 11 miles (17 kilometers) NE of GUM.
  • The furthest airport from Guam International Airport (GUM) is Salvador-Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães International Airport (2 de Julho) (SSA), which is nearly antipodal to Guam International Airport (meaning Guam International Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Salvador-Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães International Airport (2 de Julho)), and is located 12,223 miles (19,671 kilometers) away in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil.
  • In addition to being known as "Guam International Airport", another name for GUM is "Antonio B. Won Pat International Airport".
  • The TSA conducts security inspection for all departing passengers and all transit passengers not arriving from the States and the CNMI, which are already screened by TSA at their origins.
  • Guam International Airport (GUM) has 2 runways.
  • Several fatal accidents have occurred on and near Guam over the years.
  • Because of Guam International Airport's relatively low elevation of 297 feet, planes can take off or land at Guam International 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.
  • Guam International Airport handled 2,807,205 passengers last year.
  • For a comprehensive list of all accidents relating to Guam, visit the Aviation Safety Network database by linking to it from the external links section below.

Map of Nearest Airports from Guam International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Guam International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
110.87 miles (17.49 km) NEAndersen Air Force Base (UAM)Agana, GuamView Andersen Air Force Base on a map Set UAM as destination Airport Get more information about Andersen Air Force Base
256.29 miles (90.59 km) NNERota International Airport (ROP)Rota Island, Northern Mariana IslandsView Rota International Airport on a map Set ROP as destination Airport Get more information about Rota International Airport
3118.29 miles (190.37 km) NNETinian 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
4129.06 miles (207.70 km) NNESaipan 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
5414.68 miles (667.36 km) SWFalalop Airfield (ULI)Falalop Island, Yap, Federated States of MicronesiaView Falalop Airfield on a map Set ULI as destination Airport Get more information about Falalop Airfield
6531.42 miles (855.24 km) WSWYap International Airport (YAP)Yap, Federated States of MicronesiaView Yap International Airport on a map Set YAP as destination Airport Get more information about Yap International Airport
7634.07 miles (1,020.43 km) SEChuuk International Airport (TKK)Weno, Federated States of MicronesiaView Chuuk International Airport on a map Set TKK as destination Airport Get more information about Chuuk International Airport
8812.92 miles (1,308.26 km) NNWCentral 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
9814.54 miles (1,310.88 km) WSWRoman Tmetuchl International Airport (ROR)Koror, PalauView Roman Tmetuchl International Airport on a map Set ROR as destination Airport Get more information about Roman Tmetuchl International Airport
10957.19 miles (1,540.44 km) NEMinamitorishima Air Field (MUS)Minami-Tori-shima, JapanView Minamitorishima Air Field on a map Set MUS as destination Airport Get more information about Minamitorishima Air Field
111,015.93 miles (1,634.98 km) ESEPohnpei International Airport (PNI)Kolonia, Federated States of MicronesiaView Pohnpei International Airport on a map Set PNI as destination Airport Get more information about Pohnpei International Airport
121,089.10 miles (1,752.73 km) SMomote Airport (MAS)Los Negros Island, Admiralty Islands, Papua New GuineaView Momote Airport on a map Set MAS as destination Airport Get more information about Momote Airport
131,103.65 miles (1,776.15 km) SSEEmirau Airport (EMI)Emirau, Papua New GuineaView Emirau Airport on a map Set EMI as destination Airport Get more information about Emirau Airport
141,146.15 miles (1,844.54 km) SSWBatom Airport (BXM)Batom, IndonesiaView Batom Airport on a map Set BXM as destination Airport Get more information about Batom Airport
151,147.84 miles (1,847.27 km) SSWSentani Airport (SNA) (DJJ)Jayapura, IndonesiaView Sentani Airport (SNA) on a map Set DJJ as destination Airport Get more information about Sentani Airport (SNA)

Map of Furthest Airports from Guam International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Guam International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,223.21 miles (19,671.30 km) ESalvador-Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães International Airport (2 de Julho) (SSA)Salvador, Bahia, BrazilView Salvador-Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães International Airport (2 de Julho) on a map Set SSA as destination Airport Get more information about Salvador-Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães International Airport (2 de Julho)
212,222.90 miles (19,670.80 km) SEAracaju–Santa Maria Airport (AJU)Aracaju, Sergipe, BrazilView Aracaju–Santa Maria Airport on a map Set AJU as destination Airport Get more information about Aracaju–Santa Maria Airport
312,164.19 miles (19,576.32 km) ESEIlhéus/Bahia-Jorge Amado Airport (IOS)Ilhéus, Bahia, BrazilView Ilhéus/Bahia-Jorge Amado Airport on a map Set IOS as destination Airport Get more information about Ilhéus/Bahia-Jorge Amado Airport
412,159.92 miles (19,569.45 km) SMaceió/Zumbi dos Palmares International Airport (MCZ)Maceió, BrazilView Maceió/Zumbi dos Palmares International Airport on a map Set MCZ as destination Airport Get more information about Maceió/Zumbi dos Palmares International Airport
512,107.33 miles (19,484.81 km) SEPorto Seguro Airport (BPS)Porto Seguro, BrazilView Porto Seguro Airport on a map Set BPS as destination Airport Get more information about Porto Seguro Airport
612,066.14 miles (19,418.53 km) SRecife/Guararapes–Gilberto Freyre International Airport (REC)Recife, BrazilView Recife/Guararapes–Gilberto Freyre International Airport on a map Set REC as destination Airport Get more information about Recife/Guararapes–Gilberto Freyre International Airport
712,045.84 miles (19,385.85 km) ESEPedro Otacílio Figueiredo Airport (VDC)Vitória da Conquista, BrazilView Pedro Otacílio Figueiredo Airport on a map Set VDC as destination Airport Get more information about Pedro Otacílio Figueiredo Airport
812,022.31 miles (19,347.99 km) ECoronel Horácio de Mattos Airport (LEC)Lençõis, Bahia, BrazilView Coronel Horácio de Mattos Airport on a map Set LEC as destination Airport Get more information about Coronel Horácio de Mattos Airport
912,004.84 miles (19,319.86 km) SPresidente João Suassuna Airport (CPV)Campina Grande, Paraíba, BrazilView Presidente João Suassuna Airport on a map Set CPV as destination Airport Get more information about Presidente João Suassuna Airport
1011,998.54 miles (19,309.73 km) SPresidente Castro Pinto International Airport (JPA)João Pessoa, Paraíba, BrazilView Presidente Castro Pinto International Airport on a map Set JPA as destination Airport Get more information about Presidente Castro Pinto International Airport
1111,973.90 miles (19,270.07 km) SEPetrolina–Senador Nilo Coelho Airport (PNZ)Petrolina, Pernambuco, BrazilView Petrolina–Senador Nilo Coelho Airport on a map Set PNZ as destination Airport Get more information about Petrolina–Senador Nilo Coelho Airport
1211,927.98 miles (19,196.17 km) EGuanambi Airport (GNM)Guanambi, Bahia, BrazilView Guanambi Airport on a map Set GNM as destination Airport Get more information about Guanambi Airport
1311,913.37 miles (19,172.66 km) SAugusto Severo International Airport (NAT)Natal, BrazilView Augusto Severo International Airport on a map Set NAT as destination Airport Get more information about Augusto Severo International Airport
1411,885.09 miles (19,127.15 km) EBom Jesus da Lapa Airport (LAZ)Bom Jesus da Lapa, Bahia, BrazilView Bom Jesus da Lapa Airport on a map Set LAZ as destination Airport Get more information about Bom Jesus da Lapa Airport
1511,876.33 miles (19,113.05 km) ESEBarra Airport (BQQ)Barra, Bahia, BrazilView Barra Airport on a map Set BQQ as destination Airport Get more information about Barra Airport