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The airports that have the longest runways in the world, because they are at altitude or the planes need more speed to be able to fly. And long runways to accommodate the largest planes or non-standard aircraft like the American space shuttle in Nigeria.

#1 Lagos Murtala Muhammed airport (Nigeria) / OACI DNMM/ IATA LOS

aéroport Lagos Murtala Muhammed

Altitude : 41 m = 135 ft

Lagos Murtala Muhammed airport is located close to Lagos, Shogunle at 1.5 km, Ikeja at 2.6 km, Lagos at 16 km, Ebute Ikorodu at 19 km, Ketu Adieowe at 28 km, Ifo at 30 km,

The longest runway measures : 3900 m = 12795 ft

-> Aviation weather, Lagos Murtala Muhammed airport VAC

#2 Abuja Intl airport (Nigeria) / OACI DNAA/ IATA ABV

aéroport Abuja Intl

Altitude : 342 m = 1122 ft

Abuja Intl airport is located close to Abuja, Tungan Ali at 4.5 km, Madala at 12 km, Suleja at 21 km, Abuja Federal Capital Territory at 22 km, Abuja at 26 km, Maitama at 28 km,

The longest runway measures : 3609 m = 11841 ft

-> Aviation weather, Abuja Intl airport VAC

#3 Akwa Ibom International airport (Nigeria) / OACI DNAI/ IATA QUO

aéroport Akwa Ibom International

Altitude : 52 m = 171 ft

Akwa Ibom International airport is located close to Uyo, Oron at 17 km, Esuk Oron at 19 km, Uyo at 26 km, Calabar at 27 km, Etinan at 27 km, Afaha Oku at 27 km,

The longest runway measures : 3600 m = 11811 ft

-> Aviation weather, Akwa Ibom International airport VAC

#4 Asaba International airport (Nigeria) / OACI DNAS/ IATA ABB

aéroport Asaba International

Altitude : 93 m = 305 ft

Asaba International airport is located close to Asaba, Asaba at 7.6 km, Onitsha at 15 km, Ogwashi-Uku at 16 km, Nkpor at 21 km, Ozubulu at 34 km, Nnewi at 34 km,

The longest runway measures : 3400 m = 11155 ft

-> Aviation weather, Asaba International airport VAC

#5 Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa International airport (Nigeria) / OACI DNBC/ IATA BCU

aéroport Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa International

Altitude : 599 m = 1965 ft

Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa International airport is located close to Bauchi, Bauchi at 22 km, Badakoshi at 30 km, Yamrat at 42 km, Zalanga at 49 km, Dindima at 53 km, Birim at 54 km,

The longest runway measures : 3400 m = 11155 ft

-> Aviation weather, Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa International airport VAC

#6 Minna airport (Nigeria) / OACI DNMN/ IATA MXJ

aéroport Minna

Altitude : 254 m = 833 ft

Minna airport is located close to Minna, Kuyi at 2.1 km, Minna at 11 km, Kuta at 37 km, Zungeru at 38 km, Tegina at 55 km, Lapai at 68 km,

The longest runway measures : 3399 m = 11152 ft

-> Aviation weather, Minna airport VAC

#7 Kano Mallam Aminu Intl airport (Nigeria) / OACI DNKN/ IATA KAN

aéroport Kano Mallam Aminu Intl

Altitude : 476 m = 1562 ft

Kano Mallam Aminu Intl airport is located close to Kano, Takurza at 2 km, Kano at 5.4 km, Kura at 33 km, Dambarta at 43 km, Wudil at 44 km, Bebeji at 51 km,

The longest runway measures : 3301 m = 10830 ft

-> Aviation weather, Kano Mallam Aminu Intl airport VAC

#8 Ilorin airport (Nigeria) / OACI DNIL/ IATA ILR

aéroport Ilorin

Altitude : 343 m = 1125 ft

Ilorin airport is located close to Ilorin, Fili at 1.3 km, Ilorin at 9.1 km, Alapa at 23 km, Offa at 41 km, Ogbomoso at 42 km, Ajasse Ipo at 42 km,

The longest runway measures : 3100 m = 10171 ft

-> Aviation weather, Ilorin airport VAC

#9 Port Harcourt airport (Nigeria) / OACI DNPO/ IATA PHC

aéroport Port Harcourt

Altitude : 27 m = 89 ft

Port Harcourt airport is located close to Port Harcourt, Imogwu-Agwa at 3.8 km, Elele at 18 km, Orogbum at 26 km, Port Harcourt at 27 km, Buguma at 33 km, Ahoada at 33 km,

The longest runway measures : 3001 m = 9846 ft

-> Aviation weather, Port Harcourt airport VAC

#10 Maiduguri airport (Nigeria) / OACI DNMA/ IATA MIU

aéroport Maiduguri

Altitude : 335 m = 1099 ft

Maiduguri airport is located close to Maiduguri, Bolori at 3.2 km, Maiduguri at 8.7 km, Magumeri at 40 km, Konduga at 43 km, Benisheik at 64 km, Yajiwa at 65 km,

The longest runway measures : 3001 m = 9846 ft

-> Aviation weather, Maiduguri airport VAC

#11 Jos airport (Nigeria) / OACI DNJO/ IATA JOS

#12 Sokoto airport (Nigeria) / OACI DNSO/ IATA SKO

#13 Kaduna airport (Nigeria) / OACI DNKA/ IATA KAD

#14 Dutse International airport (Nigeria) / OACI DNDS

#15 Yola airport (Nigeria) / OACI DNYO/ IATA YOL

#16 Makurdi airport (Nigeria) / OACI DNMK/ IATA MDI

#17 Akure airport (Nigeria) / OACI DNAK/ IATA AKR

#18 Owerri airport (Nigeria) / OACI DNIM/ IATA QOW

#19 Calabar airport (Nigeria) / OACI DNCA/ IATA CBQ

#20 Enugu airport (Nigeria) / OACI DNEN/ IATA ENU

#21 Ibadan airport (Nigeria) / OACI DNIB/ IATA IBA

#22 Benin City airport (Nigeria) / OACI DNBE/ IATA BNI

#23 Finima Bonny airport (Nigeria) / OACI DNFB

#24 Bebi airport (Nigeria) / OACI DNBB

#25 Zaria airport (Nigeria) / OACI DNZA/ IATA ZAR

#26 Gusau airport (Nigeria) / OACI DNGU

#27 Bida airport (Nigeria) / OACI DNBI

#28 Forcados Terminal airport (Nigeria) / OACI DNFD

#29 Jalingo airport (Nigeria) / OACI DNJA

#30 Oshogbo airport (Nigeria) / OACI DNOS

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