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CLT Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: CLT / KCLT
Airport Name: Charlotte Douglas International Airport
Location: Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
GPS Coordinates: 35°12'50"N by 80°56'35"W
Area Served: Charlotte metropolitan area
Operator/Owner: City of Charlotte
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 748 feet (228 meters)
# of Runways: 4
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Facts about Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT):

  • The closest airport to Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) is Wilgrove Air Park (QWG), which is located only 15 miles (25 kilometers) W of CLT.
  • In 1979 Piedmont Airlines chose Charlotte as the hub for its expanding route network.
  • In 1989 Piedmont merged with USAir.
  • In 2003, the main ticketing hall was expanded to the east, providing 13 additional ticketing counters and a new security checkpoint.
  • The August 1, 2013 court date yielded a verdict that the transfer, should it occur, would need prior approval from the FAA, a division of the US Department of Transportation, currently headed by former Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx, who has officially recused himself from the matter.
  • The furthest airport from Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) is Margaret River Airport (MGV), which is located 11,521 miles (18,541 kilometers) away in Margaret River, Western Australia, Australia.
  • In 1999, plans were announced for the construction of a regional carrier concourse and for the expansion of Concourses A and D.
  • Charlotte Douglas International Airport handled 41,228,372 passengers last year.
  • In 1987 Piedmont started non-stop 767 flights to London.
  • Because of Charlotte Douglas International Airport's relatively low elevation of 748 feet, planes can take off or land at Charlotte Douglas International 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.
  • Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) has 4 runways.
  • The airport plans to extend Concourse E by 120 feet to accommodate additional aircraft.
  • Two years later in 1969, a new enclosed concourse was built parallel to the center pier.

Map of Nearest Airports from Charlotte Douglas International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Charlotte Douglas International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
115.41 miles (24.81 km) WWilgrove Air Park (QWG)Charlotte, North Carolina, United StatesView Wilgrove Air Park on a map Set QWG as destination Airport Get more information about Wilgrove Air Park
217.84 miles (28.71 km) NEConcord Regional Airport (USA)Concord, North Carolina, United StatesView Concord Regional Airport on a map Set USA as destination Airport Get more information about Concord Regional Airport
338.17 miles (61.43 km) NERowan County Airport (SRW)Salisbury, North Carolina, United StatesView Rowan County Airport on a map Set SRW as destination Airport Get more information about Rowan County Airport
444.25 miles (71.21 km) NWHickory Regional Airport (HKY)Hickory, North Carolina, United StatesView Hickory Regional Airport on a map Set HKY as destination Airport Get more information about Hickory Regional Airport
556.29 miles (90.58 km) NWFoothills Regional Airport (MRN)Morganton, North Carolina, United StatesView Foothills Regional Airport on a map Set MRN as destination Airport Get more information about Foothills Regional Airport
660.90 miles (98.01 km) WSWSpartanburg Downtown Memorial Airport (SPA)Spartanburg, South Carolina, United StatesView Spartanburg Downtown Memorial Airport on a map Set SPA as destination Airport Get more information about Spartanburg Downtown Memorial Airport
765.70 miles (105.73 km) ESECheraw Municipal Airport (HCW)Cheraw, South Carolina, United StatesView Cheraw Municipal Airport on a map Set HCW as destination Airport Get more information about Cheraw Municipal Airport
867.76 miles (109.06 km) SSEWoodward Field (CDN)Camden, South Carolina, United StatesView Woodward Field on a map Set CDN as destination Airport Get more information about Woodward Field
970.25 miles (113.06 km) NWilkes County Airport (IKB)North Wilkesboro, North Carolina, United StatesView Wilkes County Airport on a map Set IKB as destination Airport Get more information about Wilkes County Airport
1072.96 miles (117.42 km) SEHartsville Regional Airport (HVS)Hartsville, South Carolina, United StatesView Hartsville Regional Airport on a map Set HVS as destination Airport Get more information about Hartsville Regional Airport
1175.34 miles (121.25 km) NNESmith Reynolds Airport (INT)Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United StatesView Smith Reynolds Airport on a map Set INT as destination Airport Get more information about Smith Reynolds Airport
1275.44 miles (121.41 km) WSWGreenville–Spartanburg International Airport (GSP)Greenville / Spartanburg, South Carolina, United StatesView Greenville–Spartanburg International Airport on a map Set GSP as destination Airport Get more information about Greenville–Spartanburg International Airport
1379.77 miles (128.37 km) ESEMarlboro County Jetport (BTN)Bennettsville, South Carolina, United StatesView Marlboro County Jetport on a map Set BTN as destination Airport Get more information about Marlboro County Jetport
1482.61 miles (132.94 km) EMackall Army Airfield (HFF)Camp Mackall, North Carolina, United StatesView Mackall Army Airfield on a map Set HFF as destination Airport Get more information about Mackall Army Airfield
1583.18 miles (133.86 km) NEPiedmont Triad International Airport (GSO)Greensboro, North Carolina, United StatesView Piedmont Triad International Airport on a map Set GSO as destination Airport Get more information about Piedmont Triad International Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Charlotte Douglas International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Charlotte Douglas International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,520.78 miles (18,540.84 km) WMargaret 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
211,500.75 miles (18,508.62 km) WBusselton 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
311,480.83 miles (18,476.55 km) WBunbury Airport (BUY)Bunbury, Western Australia, AustraliaView Bunbury Airport on a map Set BUY as destination Airport Get more information about Bunbury Airport
411,465.84 miles (18,452.43 km) WManjimup Airport (MJP)Manjimup, Western Australia, AustraliaView Manjimup Airport on a map Set MJP as destination Airport Get more information about Manjimup Airport
511,464.06 miles (18,449.57 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
611,448.69 miles (18,424.83 km) WSWJurien 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
711,446.86 miles (18,421.88 km) WJandakot Airport (JAD)Jandakot, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jandakot Airport on a map Set JAD as destination Airport Get more information about Jandakot Airport
811,438.81 miles (18,408.93 km) WPerth Airport (PER)Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaView Perth Airport on a map Set PER as destination Airport Get more information about Perth Airport
911,419.89 miles (18,378.49 km) WSWGeraldton Airport (GET)Geraldton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Geraldton Airport on a map Set GET as destination Airport Get more information about Geraldton Airport
1011,402.70 miles (18,350.82 km) WSWKalbarri Airport (KAX)Kalbarri, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kalbarri Airport on a map Set KAX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalbarri Airport
1111,377.91 miles (18,310.92 km) WAlbany Airport (ALH)Albany, Western Australia, AustraliaView Albany Airport on a map Set ALH as destination Airport Get more information about Albany Airport
1211,373.66 miles (18,304.08 km) WKatanning Airport (KNI)Katanning, Western Australia, AustraliaView Katanning Airport on a map Set KNI as destination Airport Get more information about Katanning Airport
1311,366.19 miles (18,292.07 km) WSWMullewa Airport (MXU)Mullewa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Mullewa Airport on a map Set MXU as destination Airport Get more information about Mullewa Airport
1411,363.39 miles (18,287.56 km) WSWMorawa Airport (MWB)Morawa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Morawa Airport on a map Set MWB as destination Airport Get more information about Morawa Airport
1511,361.31 miles (18,284.21 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