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BPT Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: BPT / KBPT
Airport Name: Jack Brooks Regional Airport
Location: Beaumont/Port Arthur, Texas, United States
GPS Coordinates: 29°57'2"N by 94°1'14"W
Area Served: Beaumont / Port Arthur, Texas
Operator/Owner: Jefferson County
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 15 feet (5 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Jack Brooks Regional Airport (BPT):

  • Because of Jack Brooks Regional Airport's relatively low elevation of 15 feet, planes can take off or land at Jack Brooks Regional Airport at a lower air speed than at airports located at a higher elevation. This is because the air density is higher closer to sea level than it would otherwise be at higher elevations.
  • The furthest airport from Jack Brooks Regional Airport (BPT) is Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport (CCK), which is located 11,026 miles (17,745 kilometers) away in Cocos Islands, Australia.
  • In addition, a number of independent commuter airlines served Beaumont/Port Arthur at various times over the years including Metro Airlines with de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter and Short 330 turboprop flights nonstop to Houston, Royale Airlines with Embraer EMB-110 "Bandeirante" turboprop service nonstop to Houston and direct to New Orleans, Air Texana with nonstop Beechcraft prop aircraft service to Houston/Hobby Airport as well as nonstop Douglas DC-3 flights to New Orleans, and Conquest Airlines with Beechcraft 1900C and Fairchild Swearingen Metroliner turboprop service nonstop to Austin and Dallas Love Field.
  • On September 24, 2005, Hurricane Rita hit the Beaumont-Port Arthur area.
  • The closest airport to Jack Brooks Regional Airport (BPT) is Beaumont Municipal Airport (BMT), which is located only 14 miles (23 kilometers) NW of BPT.
  • Jack Brooks Regional Airport (BPT) has 2 runways.

Map of Nearest Airports from Jack Brooks Regional Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Jack Brooks Regional Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
114.26 miles (22.96 km) NWBeaumont Municipal Airport (BMT)Beaumont, Texas, United StatesView Beaumont Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Beaumont Municipal Airport Set BMT as destination Airport Get more information about Beaumont Municipal Airport
249.20 miles (79.18 km) ENELake Charles Regional Airport (LCH)Lake Charles, Louisiana, United StatesView Lake Charles Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Lake Charles Regional Airport Set LCH as destination Airport Get more information about Lake Charles Regional Airport
355.45 miles (89.23 km) ENEChennault International Airport (CWF)Lake Charles, Louisiana, United StatesView Chennault International Airport on a map View satellite image of Chennault International Airport Set CWF as destination Airport Get more information about Chennault International Airport
457.00 miles (91.74 km) WSWBaytown Airport (HPY)Baytown, Texas, United StatesView Baytown Airport on a map View satellite image of Baytown Airport Set HPY as destination Airport Get more information about Baytown Airport
569.21 miles (111.38 km) SWScholes International Airport at Galveston (GLS)Galveston, Texas, United StatesView Scholes International Airport at Galveston on a map View satellite image of Scholes International Airport at Galveston Set GLS as destination Airport Get more information about Scholes International Airport at Galveston
672.28 miles (116.32 km) WSWEllington Field Joint Reserve BaseEllington Air Force BaseEllington Field (EFD)Houston, Texas, United StatesView Ellington Field Joint Reserve BaseEllington Air Force BaseEllington Field on a map View satellite image of Ellington Field Joint Reserve BaseEllington Air Force BaseEllington Field Set EFD as destination Airport Get more information about Ellington Field Joint Reserve BaseEllington Air Force BaseEllington Field
773.14 miles (117.70 km) NNEBeauregard Regional AirportDeRidder Army Air Base (DRI)De Ridder, Louisiana, United StatesView Beauregard Regional AirportDeRidder Army Air Base on a map View satellite image of Beauregard Regional AirportDeRidder Army Air Base Set DRI as destination Airport Get more information about Beauregard Regional AirportDeRidder Army Air Base
878.34 miles (126.07 km) WSWWilliam P. Hobby Airport (HOU)Houston, Texas, United StatesView William P. Hobby Airport on a map View satellite image of William P. Hobby Airport Set HOU as destination Airport Get more information about William P. Hobby Airport
979.09 miles (127.29 km) WGeorge Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH)Houston, Texas, United StatesView George Bush Intercontinental Airport on a map View satellite image of George Bush Intercontinental Airport Set IAH as destination Airport Get more information about George Bush Intercontinental Airport
1087.78 miles (141.27 km) WNWLone Star Executive Airport (CXO)Houston, Texas, United StatesView Lone Star Executive Airport on a map View satellite image of Lone Star Executive Airport Set CXO as destination Airport Get more information about Lone Star Executive Airport
1192.00 miles (148.05 km) WDavid Wayne Hooks Memorial Airport (DWH)Houston, Texas, United StatesView David Wayne Hooks Memorial Airport on a map View satellite image of David Wayne Hooks Memorial Airport Set DWH as destination Airport Get more information about David Wayne Hooks Memorial Airport
1295.05 miles (152.97 km) WAndrau Airpark (AAP)Houston, Texas, United StatesView Andrau Airpark on a map View satellite image of Andrau Airpark Set AAP as destination Airport Get more information about Andrau Airpark
1398.70 miles (158.84 km) NNWAngelina County Airport (LFK)Lufkin, Texas, United StatesView Angelina County Airport on a map View satellite image of Angelina County Airport Set LFK as destination Airport Get more information about Angelina County Airport
1499.38 miles (159.94 km) WWest Houston Airport (IWS)Houston, Texas, United StatesView West Houston Airport on a map View satellite image of West Houston Airport Set IWS as destination Airport Get more information about West Houston Airport
15100.70 miles (162.06 km) WSWSugar Land Regional Airport (SGR)Sugar Land, Texas (near Houston), United StatesView Sugar Land Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Sugar Land Regional Airport Set SGR as destination Airport Get more information about Sugar Land Regional Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Jack Brooks Regional Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Jack Brooks Regional Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,026.22 miles (17,744.94 km) SSWCocos (Keeling) Island Airport (CCK)Cocos Islands, AustraliaView Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport on a map View satellite image of Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport Set CCK as destination Airport Get more information about Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport
210,857.73 miles (17,473.78 km) ESESir Gaëtan Duval Airport (RRG)Rodrigues Island, MauritiusView Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport on a map View satellite image of Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport Set RRG as destination Airport Get more information about Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport
310,733.06 miles (17,273.14 km) WShark Bay Airport (MJK)Monkey Mia, Western Australia, AustraliaView Shark Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Shark Bay Airport Set MJK as destination Airport Get more information about Shark Bay Airport
410,722.05 miles (17,255.43 km) WKalbarri Airport (KAX)Kalbarri, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kalbarri Airport on a map View satellite image of Kalbarri Airport Set KAX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalbarri Airport
510,713.30 miles (17,241.34 km) WSWMargaret River Airport (MGV)Margaret River, Western Australia, AustraliaView Margaret River Airport on a map View satellite image of Margaret River Airport Set MGV as destination Airport Get more information about Margaret River Airport
610,709.71 miles (17,235.57 km) WGeraldton Airport (GET)Geraldton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Geraldton Airport on a map View satellite image of Geraldton Airport Set GET as destination Airport Get more information about Geraldton Airport
710,707.04 miles (17,231.26 km) WCarnarvon Airport (CVQ)Carnarvon, Western Australia, AustraliaView Carnarvon Airport on a map View satellite image of Carnarvon Airport Set CVQ as destination Airport Get more information about Carnarvon Airport
810,703.87 miles (17,226.16 km) WJurien Bay Airport (JUR)Jurien Bay, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jurien Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Jurien Bay Airport Set JUR as destination Airport Get more information about Jurien Bay Airport
910,696.29 miles (17,213.97 km) WSWBusselton Regional Airport (BQB)Busselton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Busselton Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Busselton Regional Airport Set BQB as destination Airport Get more information about Busselton Regional Airport
1010,685.38 miles (17,196.42 km) WSWRottnest Airport (RTS)Rottnest Island, Western Australia, AustraliaView Rottnest Airport on a map View satellite image of Rottnest Airport Set RTS as destination Airport Get more information about Rottnest Airport
1110,680.37 miles (17,188.34 km) WSWBunbury Airport (BUY)Bunbury, Western Australia, AustraliaView Bunbury Airport on a map View satellite image of Bunbury Airport Set BUY as destination Airport Get more information about Bunbury Airport
1210,665.77 miles (17,164.85 km) WSWJandakot Airport (JAD)Jandakot, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jandakot Airport on a map View satellite image of Jandakot Airport Set JAD as destination Airport Get more information about Jandakot Airport
1310,660.12 miles (17,155.76 km) WSWPerth Airport (PER)Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaView Perth Airport on a map View satellite image of Perth Airport Set PER as destination Airport Get more information about Perth Airport
1410,657.42 miles (17,151.42 km) WMullewa Airport (MXU)Mullewa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Mullewa Airport on a map View satellite image of Mullewa Airport Set MXU as destination Airport Get more information about Mullewa Airport
1510,653.32 miles (17,144.82 km) WSWManjimup Airport (MJP)Manjimup, Western Australia, AustraliaView Manjimup Airport on a map View satellite image of Manjimup Airport Set MJP as destination Airport Get more information about Manjimup Airport