Beware of confusing airports worldwide

The information provided here is part of Import Export course online

 

 

Some of the ports worldwide have similar names. Similar airport name could be in same location, same country or in different countries.

 

I introduce below, airports name with more than one similar names. How will you identify the correct location?

Beware of confusing airports worldwide copy


Each airport has an airport code worldwide. So you need to mention the correct airport code where you need to ship. Secondly, make sure, you have mentioned the correct country of destination.


I give below, airports which may confuse with similar name situated within a location, within a country or in another country. Please read airports below as airport name, Country, and airport code respectively.


I hope, this information helps in international travelers and  trade to avoid confusion and inconvenience.

 

Beijing China PEK
Beijing - Nanyuan Airport China NAY


Chicago, IL, Midway USA MDW
Chicago, IL, O'Hare International Airport USA ORD
Chicago, IL USA CHI

 

 


Cleveland, OH, Burke Lakefront USA BKL
Cleveland, OH, Hopkins USA CLE


Columbus, GA USA CSG
Columbus, OH - Port Columbus International Airport USA CMH


Dallas, TX, Love Field USA DAL
Dallas/Ft. Worth, TX - Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport USA DFW


Detroit, MI, Coleman A. Young Municipal USA DET
Detroit, MI, Wayne County Airport USA DTW
Detroit, MI, Metropolitan Area USA DTT


Elat Israel ETH
Elat, Ovula Israel VDA

 
Emerald Australia EDR
Emerald Australia EMD


Fort Myers, Metropolitan Area, FL USA FMY
Fort Myers, Southwest Florida Reg, FL USA RSW


Frankfurt/Main Frankfurt Airport (Rhein-Main-Flughafen) Germany FRA
Frankfurt/Hahn Germany HHN


Glasgow, Prestwick United Kingdom PIK
Glasgow United Kingdom GLA
Glasgow, MT USA GGW


Grand Bahama Bahamas GBI
Grand Bahama International Bahamas FPO
Grand Rapids, MI USA GRR
Grand Rapids, MN USA GPZ


Hong Kong - International Airport (HKIA) Hong Kong HKG
Hong Kong - Chek Lap Kok Hong Kong ZJK


Houston, TX, Hobby USA HOU
Houston, TX - George Bush Intercontinental Airport USA IAH


Istanbul - Ataturk Turkey IST
Istanbul - Sabiha Gokcen Turkey SAW


Jackson, MI - Reynolds Municipal USA JXN
Jackson, MN USA MJQ
Jackson, MS - Jackson Internationall USA JAN
Jackson, MS - Hawkins Field USA HKS
Jackson, TN - Mckellar USA MKL


Jacksonville, AR Little Rock AFB USA LRF
Jacksonville, FL - Cecil Field NAS USA NZC
Jacksonville, FL Jacksonville NAS USA NIP
Jacksonville, FL - International USA JAX
Jacksonville, FL - Craig Municipal USA CRG
Jacksonville, IL - Municipal Airport USA IJX
Jacksonville, NC, USA OAJ
Jacksonville, TX USA JKV


Jakarta - Halim Perdana Kusuma Indonesia HLP
Jakarta - Metropolitan Area Indonesia JKT
Jakarta - Soekarno-Hatta International Indonesia CGK


Jamestown, ND USA JMS
Jamestown, NY USA JHW


Kuala Lumpur - International Airport Malaysia KUL
Kuala Lumpur - Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Malaysia SZB


Lafayette, IN USA LAF
Lafayette, La USA LFT


London London Metropolitan Area United Kingdom LON
London - City Airport United Kingdom LCY
London - Gatwick United Kingdom LGW
London - Heathrow United Kingdom LHR
London - Luton United Kingdom LTN
London - Stansted United Kingdom STN


Long Island, AK USA LIJ
Long Island, Islip, NY - Mac Arthur USA ISP

 


Mexico City Mexico City - Atizapan Mexico AZP
Mexico City - Juarez International Mexico MEX
Mexico City - Santa Lucia Mexico NLU


Milan Italy MIL
Milan - Linate Italy LIN
Milan - Malpensa Italy MXP
Milan - Orio Al Serio Italy BGY

Monterrey - Gen. Mariano Escobedo Mexico MTY 

Monterrey - Aeropuerto Del Norte Mexico NTR
Montreal - Dorval (Montréal-Trudeau) Canada YUL
Montreal - Mirabel Canada YMX


Moroni - Prince Said Ibrahim Comoros (Comores) HAH
Moroni - Iconi Comoros (Comores) YVA


Moscow - Metropolitan Area Russia MOW
Moscow - Domodedovo Russia DME
Moscow - Sheremetyevo Russia SVO
Moscow - Vnukovo Russia VKO


Myrtle Beach, SC - Myrtle Beach AFB USA MYR
Myrtle Beach, SC - Grand Strand Airport USA CRE


New York - John F. Kennedy, NY USA JFK
New York - LaGuardia, NY USA LGA
New York - Newark, NJ USA EWR
New York, NY USA NYC


Newcastle - Belmont Australia BEO
Newcastle - Williamtown Australia NTL


Orlando Metropolitan Area, FL USA ORL
Orlando - International Airport, FL USA MCO


Osaka, Metropolitan Area Japan OSA
Osaka - Itami Japan ITM
Osaka - Kansai International Airport Japan KIX


Oslo Norway OSL
Oslo - Fornebu Norway FBU
Oslo - Sandefjord Norway TRF


Palma de Mallorca Spain PMI
Palmdale/Lancaster, CA USA PMD

 
Panama City - Tocumen International Panama PTY
Panama City, FL USA PFN


Paris - Charles de Gaulle France CDG
Paris - Le Bourget France LBG
Paris - Orly France ORY


Portland Australia PTJ
Portland, ME USA PWM
Portland International, OR USA PDX


Porto Portugal OPO
Porto Alegre Brazil POA


Reykjavik - Metropolitan Area Iceland REK
Reykjavik - Keflavik International Iceland KEF

 
Rio de Janeiro - Galeao Brazil GIG
Rio de Janeiro - Santos Dumont Brazil SDU
Rio de Janeiro Brazil RIO

 
Rochester, MN USA RST
Rochester, NY USA ROC


Rome Italy ROM
Rome - Ciampino Italy CIA
Rome - Fuimicino Italy FCO


Santa Cruz de la Palma Spain SPC
Santa Cruz de la Sierra Bolivia SRZ


Buenos Aires Argentina BUE
Buenos Aires, Ezeiza International Airport Argentina EZE
Buenos Aires, Jorge Newbery Argentina AEP

 

Santa Rosa, CA USA STS
Santa Rosa Bolivia SRB
Santa Rosa Brazil SRA
Santa Rosa Argentina RSA
Santa Rosa, Copan Honduras SDH

 


Sao Paulo Brazil SAO
Sao Paulo - Congonhas Brazil CGH
Sao Paulo - Guarulhos Brazil GRU
Sao Paulo - Viracopos Brazil VCP


Sapporo Hokkaido, Japan SPK
Sapporo - Okadama Hokkaido, Japan OKD
Sapporo - Shin-Chitose Airport Japan CTS

 
Seoul - Incheon International Airport South Korea ICN
Seoul - Kimpo South Korea SEL


Sheffield, City Airport United Kingdom SZD
Sheffield, Doncaster, Robin Hood International Airport United Kingdom DCS

 
Springfield, IL USA SPI
Springfield, MO USA SGF


Taipei - Chiang Kai Shek Taiwan TPE
Taipei - Sung Shan Taiwan TAY


Tallinn - Pirita Harbour Estonia QUF
Tallinn - Ulemiste Estonia TLL


Washington DC - Baltimore Washington International USA BWI
Washington DC - Dulles International USA IAD
Washington DC - Ronald Reagan National USA DCA
Washington DC USA WAS


Windhoek - Eros Namibia ERS
Windhoek - Hosea Kutako International Namibia WDH

 

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