Airport codes Diego Garcia U.S. Base in Diego Garcia, British Indian Ocean Terr. (IO)
|Name||Diego Garcia U.S. Base|
|City||Diego Garcia (Read more about Diego Garcia)|
|Country||British Indian Ocean Terr. (Read more about British Indian Ocean Terr.)|
|ISO country code||IO|
|Latitude||07° 18' 47.76" S|
|Longitude||072° 24' 39.92" E|
|Map of Airport codes Diego Garcia U.S. Base in Diego Garcia, British Indian Ocean Terr. (IO):|
Diego Garcia U.S. Base is the most important airport of Diego Garcia, British_Indian_Ocean_Terr. It is modern and one of the largest airport of the Asia. Diego Garcia U.S. Base is important for people and goverment of British Indian Ocean Terr..
IATA and ICAO codes of Diego Garcia U.S. Base
Airports of British Indian Ocean Terr. have international codes of IATA and ICAO. An IATA airport code is a three-letter code designating many airports around the world (including British Indian Ocean Terr.), defined by the International Air Transport Association (IATA). The characters prominently displayed on baggage tags attached at airport check-in desks are an example of a way these codes are used.
The ICAO airport code is a four-letter alphanumeric code designating each airport around the world. These codes are defined by the International Civil Aviation Organization. The ICAO codes are used by air traffic control and airline operations such as flight planning. They are not the same as the IATA codes encountered by the general public, which are used for airline timetables, reservations, and baggage handling.