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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 Kuwait.

#1 Ali al Salem airport (Kuwait) / OACI OKAS

aéroport Ali al Salem

Altitude : 144 m = 472 ft

Ali al Salem airport is located close to Al Jahra at 13 km, Highway of Death at 13 km, Muḩāfaz̧at Jahrā’ at 14 km, ‘Ushaysh al Jahrā’ at 14 km, Muḩāfaz̧at al ‘Āşimah at 38 km, Ar Rabiyah at 40 km,

The longest runway measures : 2989 m = 9806 ft

-> Aviation weather, Ali al Salem airport NOTAM and VAC

#2 Udairi Army Air Field airport (Kuwait) / OACI OKDI

aéroport Udairi Army Air Field

Altitude : 131 m = 430 ft

Udairi Army Air Field airport is located close to Camp Buehring, Highway of Death at 41 km, Al Jahra at 45 km, Muḩāfaz̧at Jahrā’ at 46 km, ‘Ushaysh al Jahrā’ at 48 km, Umm Qasr at 60 km, Muḩāfaz̧at al ‘Āşimah at 62 km,

The longest runway measures : 1590 m = 5217 ft

-> Aviation weather, Udairi Army Air Field airport NOTAM and VAC

#3 Ahmed al Jabr airport (Kuwait) / OACI OKAJ/ IATA XIJ

aéroport Ahmed al Jabr

Altitude : 125 m = 410 ft

Ahmed al Jabr airport is located close to Ahmed Al Jaber AB, Muḩāfaz̧at al Aḩmadī at 22 km, Al Aḩmadī at 32 km, Al Wafrah at 36 km, Al Fahahil at 37 km, Al ‘Abbāsīyah at 38 km, Ar Riqqah at 38 km,

-> Aviation weather, Ahmed al Jabr airport NOTAM and VAC

#4 Kuwait airport (Kuwait) / OACI OKBK/ IATA KWI

aéroport Kuwait

Altitude : 63 m = 207 ft

Kuwait airport is located close to Kuwait City, Al ‘Abbāsīyah at 4.6 km, Janub as Surrah at 4.8 km, Al Farwaniyah at 5.7 km, Muḩāfaz̧at Ḩawallī at 6.9 km, Ar Rabiyah at 8.4 km, Sabah as Salim at 9.2 km,

The longest runway measures : 3500 m = 11483 ft

-> Aviation weather, Kuwait airport NOTAM and VAC

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