Nevada Airports

As of 2019, there are 27 airports throughout the state of Nevada according to IATA and ICAO. Through the table below, you can find name of each airport, its abbreviation, city location, and size. Airports in Nevada are listed in alphabetical order. Please note that some airports serve internationally, while the other only serve domestically.

Airports in Nevada

List of All Airports in Nevada

# Airport Abbreviation Location Size
1 Af Aux Airport INS Indian Springs, NV Small
2 Austin Airport ASQ Austin, NV Small
3 Beatty Airport BTY Beatty, NV Small
4 Boulder City Airport BLD Boulder City, NV Small
5 Carson City Airport CSN Carson City, NV Medium
6 Derby Field LOL Lovelock, NV Small
7 Desert Rock Airport DRA Mercury, NV Small
8 Douglas County Airport MEV Minden, NV Medium
9 Elko Airport EKO Elko, NV Medium
10 Eureka Airport EUE Eureka, NV Small
11 Gabbs Airport GAB Gabbs, NV Small
12 Harriet Field LWL Wells, NV Small
13 Hawthorne Airport HTH Hawthorne, NV Small
14 Henderson Sky Harbor HSH Las Vegas, NV Medium
15 Jackpot Airport KPT Jackpot, NV Small
16 Lander County Airport BAM Battle Mountain, NV Small
17 Lathrop Wells Airport LTH Lathrop Wells, NV Small
18 McCarran International Airport LAS Las Vegas, NV Huge
19 Mesquite Airport MFH Mesquite, NV Small
20 Municipal Airport FLX Fallon, NV Small
21 North Air Terminal VGT Las Vegas, NV Large
22 Reno Airport RNO Reno, NV Large
23 Tonopah Airport TPH Tonopah, NV Small
24 Winnemucca Airport WMC Winnemucca, NV Small
25 Yelland Airport ELY Ely, NV Small
26 Yerington Airport EYR Yerington, NV Small
27 Yucca Flat Airport UCC Yucca Flat, NV Small

Nevada Overview

Nevada has 2.4 million residents (2016). The capital is Carson City and the largest city is Las Vegas.

In the 18th century, Spanish missionaries and fur traders arrived in Nevada’s current territory. In 1848, the region was assigned, by Mexico, to the United States. Nevada Territory was organized in 1861 and raised to state status in 1864.

Las Vegas is the largest city in the state of Nevada, where gambling was legalized in 1931, and the seat of Clark County, formed in 1909. The glamorous The Strip cuts the City down to the slopes of Lake Mead. Its luxurious casinos attract tourists and players from all over the world.

In the early 20th century, Las Vegas was a small rail service center in the middle of the desert. In the 1940s, Las Vegas began its journey to become one of the largest entertainment centers on the globe.

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