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ACV Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: ACV / KACV
Airport Names:
  1. Arcata/Eureka Airport
  2. Arcata Airport
Location: McKinleyville, California, United States
GPS Coordinates: 40°58'40"N by 124°6'29"W
Area Served: Arcata, California and Eureka, California
Operator/Owner: Humboldt County
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 222 feet (68 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Arcata/Eureka Airport (ACV):

  • In December 1947 a Southwest Airways Douglas DC-3 flying into the airport made the world's first blind landing by a scheduled commercial airliner using Ground-Controlled Approach radar, Instrument Landing System and Fog Investigation and Dispersal Operation oil-burning units adjacent to the runway.
  • Because of Arcata/Eureka Airport's relatively low elevation of 222 feet, planes can take off or land at Arcata/Eureka 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.
  • In addition to being known as "Arcata/Eureka Airport", another name for ACV is "Arcata Airport".
  • The furthest airport from Arcata/Eureka Airport (ACV) is Tôlanaro Airport (FTU), which is located 11,222 miles (18,059 kilometers) away in Tôlanaro, Madagascar.
  • The closest airport to Arcata/Eureka Airport (ACV) is Murray Field (EKA), which is located only 12 miles (19 kilometers) S of ACV.
  • The approach path for runway 32 passes over Central Avenue.
  • In 2013 SkyWest Airlines Embraer EMB-120s were ACV's only scheduled flights.
  • Arcata/Eureka Airport (ACV) has 2 runways.

Map of Nearest Airports from Arcata/Eureka Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Arcata/Eureka Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112.06 miles (19.40 km) SMurray Field (EKA)Eureka, California, United StatesView Murray Field on a map Set EKA as destination Airport Get more information about Murray Field
229.32 miles (47.18 km) SRohnerville Airport (FOT)Fortuna, California, United StatesView Rohnerville Airport on a map Set FOT as destination Airport Get more information about Rohnerville Airport
355.85 miles (89.87 km) NDel Norte County Regional Airport (CEC)Crescent City, California, United StatesView Del Norte County Regional Airport on a map Set CEC as destination Airport Get more information about Del Norte County Regional Airport
476.35 miles (122.88 km) NBrookings Airport (BOK)Brookings, Oregon, United StatesView Brookings Airport on a map Set BOK as destination Airport Get more information about Brookings Airport
596.29 miles (154.97 km) ENEMontague Airport-Yreka Rohrer Field (RKC)Montague, California, United StatesView Montague Airport-Yreka Rohrer Field on a map Set RKC as destination Airport Get more information about Montague Airport-Yreka Rohrer Field
6100.38 miles (161.55 km) ESERedding Municipal AirportRedding Army Airfield (RDD)Redding, California, United StatesView Redding Municipal AirportRedding Army Airfield on a map Set RDD as destination Airport Get more information about Redding Municipal AirportRedding Army Airfield
7100.66 miles (161.99 km) NGold Beach Municipal Airport (GOL)Gold Beach, Oregon, United StatesView Gold Beach Municipal Airport on a map Set GOL as destination Airport Get more information about Gold Beach Municipal Airport
8101.56 miles (163.44 km) ENESiskiyou County Airport (SIY)Montague, California, United StatesView Siskiyou County Airport on a map Set SIY as destination Airport Get more information about Siskiyou County Airport
9112.94 miles (181.76 km) ESERed Bluff Municipal Airport (RBL)Red Bluff, California, United StatesView Red Bluff Municipal Airport on a map Set RBL as destination Airport Get more information about Red Bluff Municipal Airport
10115.62 miles (186.07 km) NNERogue Valley International–Medford Airport (MFR)Medford, Oregon, United StatesView Rogue Valley International–Medford Airport on a map Set MFR as destination Airport Get more information about Rogue Valley International–Medford Airport
11136.66 miles (219.93 km) SSEUkiah Municipal Airport (UKI)Ukiah, California, United StatesView Ukiah Municipal Airport on a map Set UKI as destination Airport Get more information about Ukiah Municipal Airport
12141.94 miles (228.43 km) SEWillows-Glenn County Airport (WLW)Willows, California, United StatesView Willows-Glenn County Airport on a map Set WLW as destination Airport Get more information about Willows-Glenn County Airport
13143.86 miles (231.51 km) SEChico Municipal Airport (CIC)Chico, California, United StatesView Chico Municipal Airport on a map Set CIC as destination Airport Get more information about Chico Municipal Airport
14146.50 miles (235.78 km) NBandon State Airport (BDY)Bandon, Oregon, United StatesView Bandon State Airport on a map Set BDY as destination Airport Get more information about Bandon State Airport
15147.32 miles (237.08 km) NECrater Lake- Klamath Regional Airport (LMT)Klamath Falls, Oregon, United StatesView Crater Lake- Klamath Regional Airport on a map Set LMT as destination Airport Get more information about Crater Lake- Klamath Regional Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Arcata/Eureka Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Arcata/Eureka Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,221.52 miles (18,059.24 km) SSETôlanaro Airport (FTU)Tôlanaro, MadagascarView Tôlanaro Airport on a map Set FTU as destination Airport Get more information about Tôlanaro Airport
211,141.49 miles (17,930.44 km) SSEAmpanihy Airport (AMP)Ampanihy, MadagascarView Ampanihy Airport on a map Set AMP as destination Airport Get more information about Ampanihy Airport
311,078.42 miles (17,828.94 km) SPierrefonds Airport (ZSE)Saint-Pierre, RéunionView Pierrefonds Airport on a map Set ZSE as destination Airport Get more information about Pierrefonds Airport
411,048.69 miles (17,781.10 km) SRoland Garros Airport (RUN)St Denis, Réunion, FranceView Roland Garros Airport on a map Set RUN as destination Airport Get more information about Roland Garros Airport
511,013.19 miles (17,723.97 km) SSir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport (MRU)Plaisance, MauritiusView Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport on a map Set MRU as destination Airport Get more information about Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport
611,001.02 miles (17,704.37 km) SSEMananjary Airport (MNJ)Mananjary, MadagascarView Mananjary Airport on a map Set MNJ as destination Airport Get more information about Mananjary Airport
710,992.66 miles (17,690.92 km) SSEFianarantsoa Airport (WFI)Fianarantsoa, MadagascarView Fianarantsoa Airport on a map Set WFI as destination Airport Get more information about Fianarantsoa Airport
810,940.04 miles (17,606.25 km) SSEAndavadoaka Airport (DVD)Andavadoaka, Toliara province, Atsimo-Andrefana region, MadagascarView Andavadoaka Airport on a map Set DVD as destination Airport Get more information about Andavadoaka Airport
910,925.30 miles (17,582.52 km) SSEManja Airport (MJA)Manja, Menabe, MadagascarView Manja Airport on a map Set MJA as destination Airport Get more information about Manja Airport
1010,920.89 miles (17,575.42 km) SSEMorombe Airport (MXM)Morombe, MadagascarView Morombe Airport on a map Set MXM as destination Airport Get more information about Morombe Airport
1110,906.03 miles (17,551.52 km) SSWSir Gaëtan Duval Airport (RRG)Rodrigues Island, MauritiusView Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport on a map Set RRG as destination Airport Get more information about Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport
1210,853.46 miles (17,466.91 km) ESEMargate Airport (MGH)Margate, KwaZulu-Natal, South AfricaView Margate Airport on a map Set MGH as destination Airport Get more information about Margate Airport
1310,852.55 miles (17,465.45 km) ESERichards Bay Airport (RCB)Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal, South AfricaView Richards Bay Airport on a map Set RCB as destination Airport Get more information about Richards Bay Airport
1410,842.11 miles (17,448.64 km) ESEKing Shaka International (DUR)Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South AfricaView King Shaka International on a map Set DUR as destination Airport Get more information about King Shaka International
1510,834.30 miles (17,436.07 km) SSEMiandrivazo Airport (ZVA)Miandrivazo, MadagascarView Miandrivazo Airport on a map Set ZVA as destination Airport Get more information about Miandrivazo Airport