Gustaf III Airport is also known as Saint Barthélemy Airport, Rémy de Haenen Airport, or St. Jean Airport, is a public use airport located in the village of St. Jean on the Caribbean island of Saint Barthélemy. The airport is served by small regional commercial aircraft and charters.
The airport is named after King Gustav III of Sweden, under whom Sweden obtained the island from France in 1784 (it was sold back to France in 1878). In 1984, the Swedish Minister of Communications, Hans Gustafsson, inaugurated the terminal building of the Gustaf III Airport.
General Information about Gustaf III Airport
The following table is an overview of SBH Airport indicated below:
|Airport||Gustaf III Airport|
|Operator||Mairie de St Barthélemy|
|Hub for||Tradewind Aviation|
|Gustaf III Airport Code||SBH|
|Gustaf III Airport Terminals||1|
|SBH Airport Runway||1|
|SBH Airport Coordinates||17°54′16″N 062°50′38″W|
|Gustaf III Airport Address||97133, St Barthélemy|
|Elevation||48 ft / 15 m|
Gustaf III Airport Code
Gustaf III Airport is SBH. This three-letter IATA code is based on the name of the airport Gustaf III.
|WORLD AREA CODE||+1|
|IATA METROPOLITAN CODE||SBH|
Gustaf III Airport Map
The Gustaf III Airport location Map is a useful tool for finding your way around the airport, and for planning your journey.
Gustaf III Airport Runway
Gustaf III Airport (SBH) features a single state-of-the-art runway:
|Name||Length (mtr)||Length (ft)||Surface|
Gustaf III Airport Terminal
Gustaf III Airport has one terminal, known as Terminal 1. It is used for both arrivals and departures. The terminal is relatively small, but it has all the essential facilities, including check-in counters, security screening, baggage claim, and a waiting area.
Nearest Airports to Gustaf III Airport
Some of the closest airports to SBH Airport are:
- L’Espérance Airport – 31 km
- Princess Juliana International Airport – 32 km
- Clayton J. Lloyd International Airport – 40 km
- F.D. Roosevelt Airport – 48 km
- Juancho E. Yrausquin Airport – 49 km
- Robert L. Bradshaw International Airport – 67 km
- Vance W. Amory International Airport – 82 km
- V. C. Bird International Airport1 – 40 km
Airlines Operating from Gustaf III Airport (SBH)
The following airlines operate from Gustaf III Airport:
- Air France
- United Airlines