Viru Viru International Airport

SLVR · Santa Cruz, Bolivia

About Viru Viru International Airport

Region Santa Cruz
Country Bolivia
Runways 16/34
Type Large airport
Coordinates (ARP) -17.6448, -63.1354   173841S 0630807W
Variation 13.2° W (2023)
Timezone La_Paz (-4 h)
Local time Dec 4, 2023 16:25


ID True Heading Magnetic Heading Length Width Surface Latitude Longitude
16 147° 160° 3,500 m 45 m Concrete -17.6580 -63.1264
34 327° 340° -17.6315 -63.1443

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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.

Viru Viru International Airport

Viru Viru International Airport is a large airport in Santa Cruz, Bolivia. The airport is located at latitude -17.64480 and longitude -63.13540. The airport has one runway: 16/34. The ICAO airport code of this field is SLVR. The airport's IATA code is VVI. Nearby other airfields are Collpa Airport, El Trompillo Airport, Caranda Airport, Guirapembi Airport and San Carlos Airport.

Viru Viru International Airport publishes a METAR. The flight information region (FIR) is La Paz.

Viru Viru International Airport is in the timezone of America/La_Paz. Difference with UTC is -4 h. Today the sun rises at 05:28 and sets at 18:36. This applies to Viru Viru International Airport, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is -4 hour. Currently, there is no daylight saving time in effect.

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Nearby airports

Airport ID Distance Direction
Collpa Airport SLCY 11 km 349°
El Trompillo Airport SLET 19 km 191°
Caranda Airport SLDA 45 km 288°
Guirapembi Airport SLGP 46 km 183°
San Carlos Airport SLZC 62 km 292°
Cañada Larga SLNL 76 km 094°
Piray Airport SLPY 77 km 184°
Santa Rosa Del Sara Airport SLSK 78 km 320°
Cañada Larga Airport BO-0024 79 km 086°

Navigational aids

Name Ident Type Distance Direction
Viru Viru VIR VOR-DME 2.4 km 319°
Viru Viru VVO NDB 11 km 147°
Viru Viru VRO NDB 14 km 330°
El Trompillo TCZ NDB 18 km 192°