Herat International Airport is located 10.5 km southeast of the city of Herat in western Afghanistan, east of the Herat-Farah road, close to Guzara in the Guzara District of the Herat Province. It is Afghanistan's third largest commercial airport after Kabul International Airport, and Kandahar International Airport. The airport was originally built by engineers from the United States in the late 1950s. During the 1980s Soviet war, it was heavily used by the Soviets to launch bombardment missions on Mujahideen rebel forces.
Herat International Airport code (HEA)
Airport Name: Herat International Airport
Airport Keywords: Herat Intl
Airport (IATA) Code: HEA