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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 Faroe Islands.

#1 Vagar airport (Faroe Islands) / OACI EKVG/ IATA FAE

aéroport Vagar

Altitude : 85 m = 279 ft

Vagar airport is located close to Vágar, Vatnsoyrar at 2.3 km, Vága Sýsla at 2.6 km, Midvagur at 4.6 km, Sorvagur at 5.6 km, Nesið at 12 km, Vestmanna at 12 km,

The longest runway measures : 1799 m = 5902 ft

-> Aviation weather, Vagar airport NOTAM and VAC

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