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CHA Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: CHA / KCHA
Airport Names:
  1. Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport
  2. Lovell Field
Location: Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States
GPS Coordinates: 35°2'7"N by 85°12'14"W
Area Served: Chattanooga, Tennessee
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 683 feet (208 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport (CHA):

  • The furthest airport from Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport (CHA) is Margaret River Airport (MGV), which is located 11,280 miles (18,153 kilometers) away in Margaret River, Western Australia, Australia.
  • Because of Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport's relatively low elevation of 683 feet, planes can take off or land at Chattanooga Metropolitan 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.
  • It has been proposed that a new high-speed rail line be constructed from the airport to MARTA in metro Atlanta, so that it could easily serve as Atlanta's second airport.
  • In addition to being known as "Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport", another name for CHA is "Lovell Field".
  • On November 11, 1972, Southern Airways Flight 49, a hijacked McDonnell Douglas DC-9 with 31 passengers and 3 crew members aboard, landed at Lovell Field from Knoxville's McGhee Tyson Airport to pick up $10 million that three hijackers had demanded.
  • During World War II, Lovell Field served as a military training facility.
  • The closest airport to Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport (CHA) is Marion County Airport (APT), which is located 22 miles (35 kilometers) W of CHA.
  • The largest aircraft currently serving the airport are the MD-80 series operated by Allegiant Air and Delta Air Lines.
  • Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport (CHA) has 2 runways.

Map of Nearest Airports from Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
121.64 miles (34.83 km) WMarion County Airport (APT)Jasper, Tennessee, United StatesView Marion County Airport on a map View satellite image of Marion County Airport Set APT as destination Airport Get more information about Marion County Airport
228.69 miles (46.17 km) SEDalton Municipal Airport (DNN)Dalton, Georgia, United StatesView Dalton Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Dalton Municipal Airport Set DNN as destination Airport Get more information about Dalton Municipal Airport
340.95 miles (65.90 km) WNWFranklin County Airport (UOS)Sewanee, Tennessee, United StatesView Franklin County Airport on a map View satellite image of Franklin County Airport Set UOS as destination Airport Get more information about Franklin County Airport
444.00 miles (70.81 km) NEMcMinn County Airport (MMI)Athens, Tennessee, United StatesView McMinn County Airport on a map View satellite image of McMinn County Airport Set MMI as destination Airport Get more information about McMinn County Airport
547.36 miles (76.22 km) SRichard B. Russell Airport (RMG)Rome, Georgia, United StatesView Richard B. Russell Airport on a map View satellite image of Richard B. Russell Airport Set RMG as destination Airport Get more information about Richard B. Russell Airport
658.32 miles (93.85 km) NWWarren County Memorial Airport (RNC)McMinnville, Tennessee, United StatesView Warren County Memorial Airport on a map View satellite image of Warren County Memorial Airport Set RNC as destination Airport Get more information about Warren County Memorial Airport
763.50 miles (102.20 km) WNWTullahoma Regional Airport (THA)Tullahoma, Tennessee, United StatesView Tullahoma Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Tullahoma Regional Airport Set THA as destination Airport Get more information about Tullahoma Regional Airport
867.77 miles (109.06 km) NNERockwood Municipal Airport (RKW)Rockwood, Tennessee, United StatesView Rockwood Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Rockwood Municipal Airport Set RKW as destination Airport Get more information about Rockwood Municipal Airport
976.95 miles (123.83 km) WFayetteville Municipal Airport (FYM)Fayetteville, Tennessee, United StatesView Fayetteville Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Fayetteville Municipal Airport Set FYM as destination Airport Get more information about Fayetteville Municipal Airport
1078.68 miles (126.62 km) WNWShelbyville Municipal Airport (SYI)Shelbyville, Tennessee, United StatesView Shelbyville Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Shelbyville Municipal Airport Set SYI as destination Airport Get more information about Shelbyville Municipal Airport
1186.69 miles (139.51 km) NEMcGhee Tyson Airport (TYS)Knoxville, Tennessee, United StatesView McGhee Tyson Airport on a map View satellite image of McGhee Tyson Airport Set TYS as destination Airport Get more information about McGhee Tyson Airport
1286.73 miles (139.57 km) SSEDobbins Air Reserve Base (MGE)Marietta, Georgia, United StatesView Dobbins Air Reserve Base on a map View satellite image of Dobbins Air Reserve Base Set MGE as destination Airport Get more information about Dobbins Air Reserve Base
1387.50 miles (140.82 km) WSWRedstone Army Airfield (AAF) (HUA)Redstone Arsenal (near Huntsville), Alabama, United StatesView Redstone Army Airfield (AAF) on a map View satellite image of Redstone Army Airfield (AAF) Set HUA as destination Airport Get more information about Redstone Army Airfield (AAF)
1489.05 miles (143.31 km) SWNortheast Alabama Regional Airport (GAD)Gadsden, Alabama, United StatesView Northeast Alabama Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Northeast Alabama Regional Airport Set GAD as destination Airport Get more information about Northeast Alabama Regional Airport
1593.25 miles (150.06 km) WSWHuntsville International Airport (HSV)Huntsville / Decatur, Alabama, United StatesView Huntsville International Airport on a map View satellite image of Huntsville International Airport Set HSV as destination Airport Get more information about Huntsville International Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,279.90 miles (18,153.19 km) WMargaret 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
211,260.02 miles (18,121.20 km) WBusselton 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
311,240.35 miles (18,089.55 km) WBunbury 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
411,226.04 miles (18,066.51 km) WRottnest 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
511,224.76 miles (18,064.46 km) WManjimup 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
611,216.43 miles (18,051.05 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
711,208.43 miles (18,038.18 km) WJandakot 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
811,200.69 miles (18,025.71 km) WPerth 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
911,194.73 miles (18,016.13 km) WSWGeraldton 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
1011,184.28 miles (17,999.31 km) WSWKalbarri 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
1111,155.54 miles (17,953.05 km) WSWShark 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
1211,140.80 miles (17,929.33 km) WSWMullewa 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
1311,137.05 miles (17,923.29 km) WAlbany Airport (ALH)Albany, Western Australia, AustraliaView Albany Airport on a map View satellite image of Albany Airport Set ALH as destination Airport Get more information about Albany Airport
1411,133.97 miles (17,918.34 km) WSWMorawa Airport (MWB)Morawa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Morawa Airport on a map View satellite image of Morawa Airport Set MWB as destination Airport Get more information about Morawa Airport
1511,132.69 miles (17,916.29 km) WKatanning Airport (KNI)Katanning, Western Australia, AustraliaView Katanning Airport on a map View satellite image of Katanning Airport Set KNI as destination Airport Get more information about Katanning Airport