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BUR Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: BUR / KBUR
Airport Names:
  1. Bob Hope Airport
  2. (former Lockheed Air Terminal)
Location: Burbank, California, United States
GPS Coordinates: 34°12'2"N by 118°21'30"W
Area Served: Los Angeles Area
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 778 feet (237 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Bob Hope Airport (BUR):

  • The closest airport to Bob Hope Airport (BUR) is Whiteman Airport (WHP), which is located only 5 miles (8 kilometers) NW of BUR.
  • After much debate between the Airport Authority, the city of Burbank, the Transportation Security Administration, and Burbank residents, in November 2007 it was decided that a new $8-million to $10-million baggage screening facility for Terminal B is legal, considering the anti-growth limitations placed on the airport.
  • Because of Bob Hope Airport's relatively low elevation of 778 feet, planes can take off or land at Bob Hope 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 Bob Hope Airport (BUR) is Pierrefonds Airport (ZSE), which is located 11,470 miles (18,459 kilometers) away in Saint-Pierre, Réunion.
  • In addition to being known as "Bob Hope Airport", another name for BUR is "(former Lockheed Air Terminal)".
  • The airport is owned by the Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority, controlled by the governments of those cities.
  • Boeing Aircraft and Transport was a holding company created in 1928 that included Boeing Aircraft and United Air Lines, itself a holding company for a collection of small airlines that continued to operate under their own names.
  • Bob Hope Airport (BUR) has 2 runways.
  • Lockheed officials declared that the airport would reopen the next day, and it did, using electronic equipment borrowed from LAX and set up in a nearby hangar.

Map of Nearest Airports from Bob Hope Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Bob Hope Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
15.13 miles (8.25 km) NWWhiteman Airport (WHP)Los Angeles, California, United StatesView Whiteman Airport on a map View satellite image of Whiteman Airport Set WHP as destination Airport Get more information about Whiteman Airport
27.53 miles (12.13 km) WVan Nuys Airport (VNY)Van Nuys, California, United StatesView Van Nuys Airport on a map View satellite image of Van Nuys Airport Set VNY as destination Airport Get more information about Van Nuys Airport
313.82 miles (22.25 km) SSWSanta Monica Airport (SMO)Santa Monica, California, United StatesView Santa Monica Airport on a map View satellite image of Santa Monica Airport Set SMO as destination Airport Get more information about Santa Monica Airport
418.05 miles (29.05 km) SLos Angeles International Airport (LAX)Los Angeles, California, United StatesView Los Angeles International Airport on a map View satellite image of Los Angeles International Airport Set LAX as destination Airport Get more information about Los Angeles International Airport
519.24 miles (30.96 km) SHawthorne Municipal Airport (HHR)Hawthorne, California, United StatesView Hawthorne Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Hawthorne Municipal Airport Set HHR as destination Airport Get more information about Hawthorne Municipal Airport
620.14 miles (32.41 km) ESESan Gabriel Valley (El Monte) Airport (EMT)El Monte, California, United StatesView San Gabriel Valley (El Monte) Airport on a map View satellite image of San Gabriel Valley (El Monte) Airport Set EMT as destination Airport Get more information about San Gabriel Valley (El Monte) Airport
722.44 miles (36.12 km) SSECompton/Woodley Airport (CPM)Compton, California, United StatesView Compton/Woodley Airport on a map View satellite image of Compton/Woodley Airport Set CPM as destination Airport Get more information about Compton/Woodley Airport
827.47 miles (44.20 km) SZamperini FieldLomita Landing Strip (TOA)Torrance, California, United StatesView Zamperini FieldLomita Landing Strip on a map View satellite image of Zamperini FieldLomita Landing Strip Set TOA as destination Airport Get more information about Zamperini FieldLomita Landing Strip
928.98 miles (46.64 km) SSELong Beach Airport (JLB)Long Beach, California, United StatesView Long Beach Airport on a map View satellite image of Long Beach Airport Set JLB as destination Airport Get more information about Long Beach Airport
1028.98 miles (46.64 km) SSELong Beach Airport (LGB)Long Beach, California, United StatesView Long Beach Airport on a map View satellite image of Long Beach Airport Set LGB as destination Airport Get more information about Long Beach Airport
1131.40 miles (50.53 km) SEFullerton Municipal Airport (FUL)Fullerton, California, United StatesView Fullerton Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Fullerton Municipal Airport Set FUL as destination Airport Get more information about Fullerton Municipal Airport
1233.50 miles (53.91 km) NNEPalmdale Regional Airport (PMD)Palmdale, California, United StatesView Palmdale Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Palmdale Regional Airport Set PMD as destination Airport Get more information about Palmdale Regional Airport
1333.83 miles (54.45 km) ESEBrackett Field (POC)La Verne, California, United StatesView Brackett Field on a map View satellite image of Brackett Field Set POC as destination Airport Get more information about Brackett Field
1438.19 miles (61.46 km) NNEGeneral Wm. J. Fox Airfield (WJF)Lancaster, California, United StatesView General Wm. J. Fox Airfield on a map View satellite image of General Wm. J. Fox Airfield Set WJF as destination Airport Get more information about General Wm. J. Fox Airfield
1538.86 miles (62.54 km) ECable Airport (CCB)Upland, California, United StatesView Cable Airport on a map View satellite image of Cable Airport Set CCB as destination Airport Get more information about Cable Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Bob Hope Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Bob Hope Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,469.79 miles (18,458.79 km) SSEPierrefonds Airport (ZSE)Saint-Pierre, RéunionView Pierrefonds Airport on a map View satellite image of Pierrefonds Airport Set ZSE as destination Airport Get more information about Pierrefonds Airport
211,455.07 miles (18,435.10 km) SSESir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport (MRU)Plaisance, MauritiusView Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport on a map View satellite image of Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport Set MRU as destination Airport Get more information about Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport
311,444.12 miles (18,417.48 km) SSERoland Garros Airport (RUN)St Denis, Réunion, FranceView Roland Garros Airport on a map View satellite image of Roland Garros Airport Set RUN as destination Airport Get more information about Roland Garros Airport
411,433.33 miles (18,400.12 km) SSir 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
511,353.04 miles (18,270.90 km) ESETôlanaro Airport (FTU)Tôlanaro, MadagascarView Tôlanaro Airport on a map View satellite image of Tôlanaro Airport Set FTU as destination Airport Get more information about Tôlanaro Airport
611,228.77 miles (18,070.91 km) ESEAmpanihy Airport (AMP)Ampanihy, MadagascarView Ampanihy Airport on a map View satellite image of Ampanihy Airport Set AMP as destination Airport Get more information about Ampanihy Airport
711,228.04 miles (18,069.74 km) SEMananjary Airport (MNJ)Mananjary, MadagascarView Mananjary Airport on a map View satellite image of Mananjary Airport Set MNJ as destination Airport Get more information about Mananjary Airport
811,188.39 miles (18,005.93 km) SEFianarantsoa Airport (WFI)Fianarantsoa, MadagascarView Fianarantsoa Airport on a map View satellite image of Fianarantsoa Airport Set WFI as destination Airport Get more information about Fianarantsoa Airport
911,092.87 miles (17,852.20 km) SEToamasino Airport (TMM)Toamasina, MadagascarView Toamasino Airport on a map View satellite image of Toamasino Airport Set TMM as destination Airport Get more information about Toamasino Airport
1011,061.76 miles (17,802.13 km) SEIvato International Airport (TNR)Antananarivo, MadagascarView Ivato International Airport on a map View satellite image of Ivato International Airport Set TNR as destination Airport Get more information about Ivato International Airport
1111,061.75 miles (17,802.11 km) SEManja Airport (MJA)Manja, Menabe, MadagascarView Manja Airport on a map View satellite image of Manja Airport Set MJA as destination Airport Get more information about Manja Airport
1211,046.71 miles (17,777.92 km) SESainte Marie Airport (SMS)Île Sainte-Marie, MadagascarView Sainte Marie Airport on a map View satellite image of Sainte Marie Airport Set SMS as destination Airport Get more information about Sainte Marie Airport
1311,044.31 miles (17,774.04 km) ESEAndavadoaka Airport (DVD)Andavadoaka, Toliara province, Atsimo-Andrefana region, MadagascarView Andavadoaka Airport on a map View satellite image of Andavadoaka Airport Set DVD as destination Airport Get more information about Andavadoaka Airport
1411,033.08 miles (17,755.98 km) ESEMorombe Airport (MXM)Morombe, MadagascarView Morombe Airport on a map View satellite image of Morombe Airport Set MXM as destination Airport Get more information about Morombe Airport
1511,019.96 miles (17,734.85 km) SEMiandrivazo Airport (ZVA)Miandrivazo, MadagascarView Miandrivazo Airport on a map View satellite image of Miandrivazo Airport Set ZVA as destination Airport Get more information about Miandrivazo Airport