Santos Dumont Airport

SBRJ · Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

About Santos Dumont Airport

FIR Curitiba FIR
Region Rio de Janeiro
Country Brazil
Runways 2L/20R
Type Midsized airport
Coordinates (ARP) -22.9105, -43.1631   225438S 0430947W
Coordinates (Center) -22.91044, -43.1632   225438S 0430948W
Variation 23.1° W (2024)
Timezone Sao_Paulo (-3 h)
Local time Feb 27, 2024 13:21


ID True Heading Magnetic Heading Length Width Surface Latitude Longitude
2R 357° 020° 1,323 m 42 m Asphalt -22.9043 -43.1632
20L 177° 200° -22.9168 -43.1624
2L 357° 020° 1,260 m 30 m Asphalt -22.9044 -43.1640
20R 177° 200° -22.9163 -43.1632

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The airport may be closed or require prior permission. True headings and the coordinates of runway ends may be an estimation. Magnetic headings are calculated from true headings using the WMM 2020 model.

Santos Dumont Airport

Santos Dumont Airport is a midsized airport in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The airport is located at latitude -22.91044 and longitude -43.16320. The airport has 2 runways: 2R/20L and 2L/20R. The ICAO airport code of this field is SBRJ. The airport's IATA code is SDU. Nearby other airfields are Rio Galeão – Tom Jobim International Airport, Jacarepaguá - Roberto Marinho Airport, Campo Délio Jardim de Mattos Airport, Clube Ceu and Maricá Airport.

Santos Dumont Airport publishes a METAR. The flight information region (FIR) is Curitiba.

Santos Dumont Airport is in the timezone of America/Sao_Paulo. Difference with UTC is -3 h. Today the sun rises at 05:47 and sets at 18:23. This applies to Santos Dumont Airport, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is -3 hour. Currently, there is no daylight saving time in effect.

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Nearby airports

Airport ID Distance Direction
Ministro Nelson Hungria Heliport SDNU 1.1 km 294°
Multiplan Heliport SDMU 1.3 km 275°
Edifício Torre Almirante Heliport SWDX 1.3 km 285°
Edifício Serrador Helipad SSAS 1.3 km 263°
Cândido Mendes Helipad SDDO 1.4 km 299°
Bolsa-RJ Heliport SIJP 1.5 km 308°
Edifício Torre Almirante Heliport SJBG 1.6 km 275°
Edise Heliport SIDT 1.6 km 275°
Torre Da Glória SDKS 1.6 km 239°

Navigational aids

Name Ident Type Distance Direction
Ilha YLA NDB 14 km 358°
Rasa IH NDB 17 km 174°
Afonsos AFS NDB 21 km 282°
Meriti IT NDB 22 km 293°
Jacarepagua JPG NDB 23 km 247°
Caxias CAX VOR-DME 23 km 310°