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Airports at the highest altitudes, located in the mountains or on the highlands. A high altitude which rhymes with the drop in atmospheric pressure which increases the taxiing distance to allow planes to take off and therefore requires a longer runway than at lower altitudes. in Christmas Island.

#1 Christmas Island airport (Christmas Island) / OACI YPXM/ IATA XCH

aéroport Christmas Island

Altitude : 279 m = 915 ft

Christmas Island airport is located close to Christmas Island, Drumsite at 2.1 km, Flying Fish Cove at 3.4 km, Territory of Christmas Island at 6 km,

The longest runway measures : 2103 m = 6900 ft

-> Aviation weather, Christmas Island airport NOTAM and VAC

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