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ABY Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: ABY / KABY
Airport Names:
  1. Southwest Georgia Regional Airport
  2. (former Albany Army Airfield)
Location: Albany, Georgia, United States
GPS Coordinates: 31°32'8"N by 84°11'39"W
Area Served: Albany, Georgia
Operator/Owner: City of Albany
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 196 feet (60 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Southwest Georgia Regional Airport (ABY):

  • The closest airport to Southwest Georgia Regional Airport (ABY) is Moultrie Municipal Airport (MGR), which is located 39 miles (62 kilometers) SE of ABY.
  • Because of Southwest Georgia Regional Airport's relatively low elevation of 196 feet, planes can take off or land at Southwest Georgia 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.
  • On August 15, 1940, the first class of 45 cadets began training.
  • In addition to being known as "Southwest Georgia Regional Airport", another name for ABY is "(former Albany Army Airfield)".
  • Adjacent to the airport, are the production facilities for Thrush Aircraft.
  • Southwest Georgia Regional Airport (ABY) has 2 runways.
  • The furthest airport from Southwest Georgia Regional Airport (ABY) is Margaret River Airport (MGV), which is located 11,305 miles (18,194 kilometers) away in Margaret River, Western Australia, Australia.

Map of Nearest Airports from Southwest Georgia Regional Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Southwest Georgia Regional Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
138.76 miles (62.37 km) SEMoultrie Municipal Airport (MGR)Moultrie, Georgia, United StatesView Moultrie Municipal Airport on a map Set MGR as destination Airport Get more information about Moultrie Municipal Airport
239.91 miles (64.22 km) SESpence Airport (MUL)Moultrie, Georgia, United StatesView Spence Airport on a map Set MUL as destination Airport Get more information about Spence Airport
342.24 miles (67.97 km) EHenry Tift Myers Airport (TMA)Tifton, Georgia, United StatesView Henry Tift Myers Airport on a map Set TMA as destination Airport Get more information about Henry Tift Myers Airport
446.93 miles (75.53 km) SWDecatur County Industrial Air Park (BGE)Bainbridge, Georgia, United StatesView Decatur County Industrial Air Park on a map Set BGE as destination Airport Get more information about Decatur County Industrial Air Park
547.55 miles (76.52 km) SSEThomasville Regional Airport (TVI)Thomasville, Georgia, United StatesView Thomasville Regional Airport on a map Set TVI as destination Airport Get more information about Thomasville Regional Airport
661.97 miles (99.73 km) WNWWeedon Field (EUF)Eufaula, Alabama, United StatesView Weedon Field on a map Set EUF as destination Airport Get more information about Weedon Field
770.99 miles (114.25 km) ESEMoody Air Force Base (VAD)Valdosta, Georgia, United StatesView Moody Air Force Base on a map Set VAD as destination Airport Get more information about Moody Air Force Base
872.47 miles (116.62 km) NWLawson Army Airfield (Fort Benning) (LSF)Fort Benning, Columbus, Georgia, United StatesView Lawson Army Airfield (Fort Benning) on a map Set LSF as destination Airport Get more information about Lawson Army Airfield (Fort Benning)
975.26 miles (121.11 km) SEValdosta Regional AirportValdosta Army Auxiliary Airfield (VLD)Valdosta, Georgia, United StatesView Valdosta Regional AirportValdosta Army Auxiliary Airfield on a map Set VLD as destination Airport Get more information about Valdosta Regional AirportValdosta Army Auxiliary Airfield
1075.46 miles (121.44 km) WDothan Regional Airport (DHN)Dothan, Alabama, United StatesView Dothan Regional Airport on a map Set DHN as destination Airport Get more information about Dothan Regional Airport
1179.23 miles (127.51 km) STallahassee Regional Airport (TLH)Tallahassee, Florida, United StatesView Tallahassee Regional Airport on a map Set TLH as destination Airport Get more information about Tallahassee Regional Airport
1280.59 miles (129.69 km) NNWColumbus Metropolitan Airport (CSG)Columbus, Georgia, United StatesView Columbus Metropolitan Airport on a map Set CSG as destination Airport Get more information about Columbus Metropolitan Airport
1384.07 miles (135.30 km) NNERobins Air Force Base (WRB)Warner Robins, Georgia, United StatesView Robins Air Force Base on a map Set WRB as destination Airport Get more information about Robins Air Force Base
1486.09 miles (138.54 km) NNEMiddle Georgia Regional Airport (MCN)Macon, Georgia, United StatesView Middle Georgia Regional Airport on a map Set MCN as destination Airport Get more information about Middle Georgia Regional Airport
1586.40 miles (139.05 km) ENETelfair-Wheeler Airport (MQW)McRae, Georgia, United StatesView Telfair-Wheeler Airport on a map Set MQW as destination Airport Get more information about Telfair-Wheeler Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Southwest Georgia Regional Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Southwest Georgia Regional Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,304.97 miles (18,193.53 km) WSWMargaret River Airport (MGV)Margaret River, Western Australia, AustraliaView Margaret River Airport on a map Set MGV as destination Airport Get more information about Margaret River Airport
211,298.45 miles (18,183.04 km) WKalbarri Airport (KAX)Kalbarri, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kalbarri Airport on a map Set KAX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalbarri Airport
311,294.09 miles (18,176.04 km) WJurien Bay Airport (JUR)Jurien Bay, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jurien Bay Airport on a map Set JUR as destination Airport Get more information about Jurien Bay Airport
411,293.41 miles (18,174.94 km) WGeraldton Airport (GET)Geraldton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Geraldton Airport on a map Set GET as destination Airport Get more information about Geraldton Airport
511,293.26 miles (18,174.70 km) WSWShark Bay Airport (MJK)Monkey Mia, Western Australia, AustraliaView Shark Bay Airport on a map Set MJK as destination Airport Get more information about Shark Bay Airport
611,288.49 miles (18,167.02 km) WSWBusselton Regional Airport (BQB)Busselton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Busselton Regional Airport on a map Set BQB as destination Airport Get more information about Busselton Regional Airport
711,278.76 miles (18,151.36 km) WRottnest Airport (RTS)Rottnest Island, Western Australia, AustraliaView Rottnest Airport on a map Set RTS as destination Airport Get more information about Rottnest Airport
811,273.10 miles (18,142.24 km) WSWBunbury Airport (BUY)Bunbury, Western Australia, AustraliaView Bunbury Airport on a map Set BUY as destination Airport Get more information about Bunbury Airport
911,259.19 miles (18,119.87 km) WJandakot Airport (JAD)Jandakot, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jandakot Airport on a map Set JAD as destination Airport Get more information about Jandakot Airport
1011,257.72 miles (18,117.50 km) WSWCarnarvon Airport (CVQ)Carnarvon, Western Australia, AustraliaView Carnarvon Airport on a map Set CVQ as destination Airport Get more information about Carnarvon Airport
1111,253.47 miles (18,110.66 km) WPerth Airport (PER)Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaView Perth Airport on a map Set PER as destination Airport Get more information about Perth Airport
1211,244.23 miles (18,095.79 km) WSWManjimup Airport (MJP)Manjimup, Western Australia, AustraliaView Manjimup Airport on a map Set MJP as destination Airport Get more information about Manjimup Airport
1311,240.24 miles (18,089.37 km) WMullewa Airport (MXU)Mullewa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Mullewa Airport on a map Set MXU as destination Airport Get more information about Mullewa Airport
1411,222.66 miles (18,061.07 km) WMorawa Airport (MWB)Morawa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Morawa Airport on a map Set MWB as destination Airport Get more information about Morawa Airport
1511,158.89 miles (17,958.45 km) WSWKatanning Airport (KNI)Katanning, Western Australia, AustraliaView Katanning Airport on a map Set KNI as destination Airport Get more information about Katanning Airport