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SHI Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: SHI / RORS
Airport Names:
  1. Shimojishima Airport
  2. 下地島空港
  3. Shimojishima Kūkō
Location: Shimojishima, Japan
GPS Coordinates: 24°49'36"N by 125°8'40"E
Operator/Owner: Okinawa Prefecture
Airport Type: Public / Dual-use
Elevation: 25 feet (8 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Shimojishima Airport (SHI):

  • Because of Shimojishima Airport's relatively low elevation of 25 feet, planes can take off or land at Shimojishima 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.
  • Shimojishima Airport (SHI) currently has only 1 runway.
  • The prefecture operates the airport, which has been classified as a Third Class airport since May 1979.
  • In addition to being known as "Shimojishima Airport", other names for SHI include "下地島空港" and "Shimojishima Kūkō".
  • The furthest airport from Shimojishima Airport (SHI) is Guaraní International Airport (AGT), which is nearly antipodal to Shimojishima Airport (meaning Shimojishima Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Guaraní International Airport), and is located 12,393 miles (19,945 kilometers) away in Ciudad del Este, Paraguay.
  • In 2004, there were some protests over the use of the airport as a refueling stop by USMC helicopters returning from an exercise in the Philippines.
  • The closest airport to Shimojishima Airport (SHI) is Miyako Airport (MMY), which is located only 10 miles (16 kilometers) ESE of SHI.

Map of Nearest Airports from Shimojishima Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Shimojishima Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
19.90 miles (15.93 km) ESEMiyako Airport (MMY)Miyakojima, Okinawa, JapanView Miyako Airport on a map View satellite image of Miyako Airport Set MMY as destination Airport Get more information about Miyako Airport
268.78 miles (110.68 km) WSWIshigaki Airport (ISG)Ishigaki, Okinawa Prefecture, JapanView Ishigaki Airport on a map View satellite image of Ishigaki Airport Set ISG as destination Airport Get more information about Ishigaki Airport
399.66 miles (160.38 km) WSWHateruma Airport (HTR)Hateruma, Okinawa, JapanView Hateruma Airport on a map View satellite image of Hateruma Airport Set HTR as destination Airport Get more information about Hateruma Airport
4138.20 miles (222.42 km) WYonaguni Airport (OGN)Yonaguni, Okinawa, JapanView Yonaguni Airport on a map View satellite image of Yonaguni Airport Set OGN as destination Airport Get more information about Yonaguni Airport
5162.93 miles (262.21 km) NEKerama Airport (KJP)Kerama Islands, Okinawa, JapanView Kerama Airport on a map View satellite image of Kerama Airport Set KJP as destination Airport Get more information about Kerama Airport
6178.62 miles (287.47 km) NEAguni Airport (AGJ)Aguni, JapanView Aguni Airport on a map View satellite image of Aguni Airport Set AGJ as destination Airport Get more information about Aguni Airport
7182.40 miles (293.55 km) ENENaha Airport (OKA)Okinawa, JapanView Naha Airport on a map View satellite image of Naha Airport Set OKA as destination Airport Get more information about Naha Airport
8194.55 miles (313.10 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 View satellite image of Kadena Air Base 嘉手納飛行場 Kadena Hikōjō Set DNA as destination Airport Get more information about Kadena Air Base 嘉手納飛行場 Kadena Hikōjō
9210.19 miles (338.27 km) NEIejima Airport (IEJ)Iejima, JapanView Iejima Airport on a map View satellite image of Iejima Airport Set IEJ as destination Airport Get more information about Iejima Airport
10225.71 miles (363.24 km) WTaipei International Airport (Taipei Songshan Airport) (TSA)Taipei City, Taiwan, Republic of ChinaView Taipei International Airport (Taipei Songshan Airport) on a map View satellite image of Taipei International Airport (Taipei Songshan Airport) Set TSA as destination Airport Get more information about Taipei International Airport (Taipei Songshan Airport)
11228.71 miles (368.08 km) WSWHualien Airport (HUN)Hualien, Taiwan, Republic of ChinaView Hualien Airport on a map View satellite image of Hualien Airport Set HUN as destination Airport Get more information about Hualien Airport
12246.21 miles (396.24 km) WTaiwan Taoyuan International Airport (TPE)Taoyuan County (near Taipei), Taiwan, Republic of ChinaView Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport on a map View satellite image of Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport Set TPE as destination Airport Get more information about Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport
13276.10 miles (444.34 km) WSWLyudao Airport (Green Island Airport) (GNI)Lyudao (Green Island), TaiwanView Lyudao Airport (Green Island Airport) on a map View satellite image of Lyudao Airport (Green Island Airport) Set GNI as destination Airport Get more information about Lyudao Airport (Green Island Airport)
14286.96 miles (461.82 km) WTaichung Airport(Taichung Ching Chuan Kang Airport) (RMQ)Taichung, Taiwan, TaiwanView Taichung Airport(Taichung Ching Chuan Kang Airport) on a map View satellite image of Taichung Airport(Taichung Ching Chuan Kang Airport) Set RMQ as destination Airport Get more information about Taichung Airport(Taichung Ching Chuan Kang Airport)
15286.96 miles (461.82 km) WTaichung Airport(Taichung Ching Chuan Kang Airport) (TXG)Taichung, Taiwan, Republic of ChinaView Taichung Airport(Taichung Ching Chuan Kang Airport) on a map View satellite image of Taichung Airport(Taichung Ching Chuan Kang Airport) Set TXG as destination Airport Get more information about Taichung Airport(Taichung Ching Chuan Kang Airport)

Map of Furthest Airports from Shimojishima Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Shimojishima Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,393.36 miles (19,945.13 km) SGuaraní International Airport (AGT)Ciudad del Este, ParaguayView Guaraní International Airport on a map View satellite image of Guaraní International Airport Set AGT as destination Airport Get more information about Guaraní International Airport
212,378.55 miles (19,921.30 km) SSWFoz do Iguaçu/Cataratas International Airport (IGU)Foz do Iguaçu, Paraná, BrazilView Foz do Iguaçu/Cataratas International Airport on a map View satellite image of Foz do Iguaçu/Cataratas International Airport Set IGU as destination Airport Get more information about Foz do Iguaçu/Cataratas International Airport
312,370.28 miles (19,907.99 km) SWGuaíra Municipal Airport (QGA)Guaíra, Paraná, BrazilView Guaíra Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Guaíra Municipal Airport Set QGA as destination Airport Get more information about Guaíra Municipal Airport
412,369.51 miles (19,906.75 km) SSWCataratas del Iguazú International Airport (IGR)Puerto Iguazú, Misiones, ArgentinaView Cataratas del Iguazú International Airport on a map View satellite image of Cataratas del Iguazú International Airport Set IGR as destination Airport Get more information about Cataratas del Iguazú International Airport
512,351.13 miles (19,877.17 km) WAdalberto Mendes da Silva Airport (CAC)Cascavel, Paraná, BrazilView Adalberto Mendes da Silva Airport on a map View satellite image of Adalberto Mendes da Silva Airport Set CAC as destination Airport Get more information about Adalberto Mendes da Silva Airport
612,327.21 miles (19,838.68 km) SEldorado Airport (ELO)Eldorado, Misiones, ArgentinaView Eldorado Airport on a map View satellite image of Eldorado Airport Set ELO as destination Airport Get more information about Eldorado Airport
712,296.28 miles (19,788.89 km) SWPaulo Abdala Airport (FBE)Francisco Beltrao, Paraná, BrazilView Paulo Abdala Airport on a map View satellite image of Paulo Abdala Airport Set FBE as destination Airport Get more information about Paulo Abdala Airport
812,277.72 miles (19,759.02 km) SSWHélio Wasum Airport (SQX)São Miguel do Oeste, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Hélio Wasum Airport on a map View satellite image of Hélio Wasum Airport Set SQX as destination Airport Get more information about Hélio Wasum Airport
912,273.72 miles (19,752.58 km) SSEDr. Augusto Roberto Fuster International Airport (PJC)Pedro Juan Caballero, ParaguayView Dr. Augusto Roberto Fuster International Airport on a map View satellite image of Dr. Augusto Roberto Fuster International Airport Set PJC as destination Airport Get more information about Dr. Augusto Roberto Fuster International Airport
1012,270.60 miles (19,747.56 km) SSEPonta Porã International Airport (PMG)Ponta Porã, Mato Grosso do Sul, BrazilView Ponta Porã International Airport on a map View satellite image of Ponta Porã International Airport Set PMG as destination Airport Get more information about Ponta Porã International Airport
1112,267.61 miles (19,742.76 km) ESilvio Pettirossi International Airport (ASU)Asunción, ParaguayView Silvio Pettirossi International Airport on a map View satellite image of Silvio Pettirossi International Airport Set ASU as destination Airport Get more information about Silvio Pettirossi International Airport
1212,255.30 miles (19,722.94 km) SFrancisco de Matos Pereira Airport (DOU)Dourados, Minas Gerais, BrazilView Francisco de Matos Pereira Airport on a map View satellite image of Francisco de Matos Pereira Airport Set DOU as destination Airport Get more information about Francisco de Matos Pereira Airport
1312,253.58 miles (19,720.18 km) EClorinda Airport (CLX)Clorinda, Formosa, ArgentinaView Clorinda Airport on a map View satellite image of Clorinda Airport Set CLX as destination Airport Get more information about Clorinda Airport
1412,246.92 miles (19,709.46 km) SSELibertador General José de San Martín Airport (PSS)Posadas, ArgentinaView Libertador General José de San Martín Airport on a map View satellite image of Libertador General José de San Martín Airport Set PSS as destination Airport Get more information about Libertador General José de San Martín Airport
1512,246.92 miles (19,709.46 km) SSELibertador General José de San Martín Airport (JSM)José de San Martín, Chubut, ArgentinaView Libertador General José de San Martín Airport on a map View satellite image of Libertador General José de San Martín Airport Set JSM as destination Airport Get more information about Libertador General José de San Martín Airport