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CRW Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: CRW / KCRW
Airport Name: Yeager Airport
Location: Charleston, West Virginia, United States
GPS Coordinates: 38°22'32"N by 81°35'35"W
Area Served: Charleston, West Virginia
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 981 feet (299 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Yeager Airport (CRW):

  • Yeager Airport (CRW) has 2 runways.
  • The closest airport to Yeager Airport (CRW) is Raleigh County Memorial Airport (BKW), which is located 48 miles (77 kilometers) SSE of CRW.
  • During World War II Charleston's airport, Wertz Field, closed when the airport's approaches were blocked by the federal government building a synthetic rubber plant next to the airport.
  • Yeager Airport covers 767 acres at an elevation of 981 feet above mean sea level.
  • Because of Yeager Airport's relatively low elevation of 981 feet, planes can take off or land at Yeager 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 Yeager Airport (CRW) is Margaret River Airport (MGV), which is located 11,458 miles (18,440 kilometers) away in Margaret River, Western Australia, Australia.
  • On January 10, 2009 Colgan Air flight 6880 on behalf of United Airlines reported a hydraulics leak.

Map of Nearest Airports from Yeager Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Yeager Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
148.00 miles (77.25 km) SSERaleigh County Memorial Airport (BKW)Beckley, West Virginia, United StatesView Raleigh County Memorial Airport on a map Set BKW as destination Airport Get more information about Raleigh County Memorial Airport
248.90 miles (78.70 km) WLawrence County Airpark (HTW)Chesapeake, Ohio / Huntington, West Virginia, United StatesView Lawrence County Airpark on a map Set HTW as destination Airport Get more information about Lawrence County Airpark
352.31 miles (84.18 km) WTri-State Airport (HTS)Huntington, West Virginia, United StatesView Tri-State Airport on a map Set HTS as destination Airport Get more information about Tri-State Airport
467.16 miles (108.09 km) NNWOhio University Airport Gordon K. Bush Airport (ATO)Athens/Albany, Ohio, United StatesView Ohio University Airport Gordon K. Bush Airport on a map Set ATO as destination Airport Get more information about Ohio University Airport Gordon K. Bush Airport
567.47 miles (108.58 km) NMid-Ohio Valley Regional Airport (PKB)Parkersburg, West Virginia, United StatesView Mid-Ohio Valley Regional Airport on a map Set PKB as destination Airport Get more information about Mid-Ohio Valley Regional Airport
674.08 miles (119.22 km) ESEGreenbrier Valley Airport (LWB)Lewisburg, West Virginia, United StatesView Greenbrier Valley Airport on a map Set LWB as destination Airport Get more information about Greenbrier Valley Airport
774.94 miles (120.61 km) WNWGreater Portsmouth Regional Airport (PMH)Portsmouth, Ohio, United StatesView Greater Portsmouth Regional Airport on a map Set PMH as destination Airport Get more information about Greater Portsmouth Regional Airport
877.53 miles (124.77 km) SSEMercer County Airport (BLF)Bluefield, West Virginia, United StatesView Mercer County Airport on a map Set BLF as destination Airport Get more information about Mercer County Airport
997.18 miles (156.40 km) NENorth Central West Virginia Airport (CKB)Clarksburg, West Virginia, United StatesView North Central West Virginia Airport on a map Set CKB as destination Airport Get more information about North Central West Virginia Airport
1099.09 miles (159.47 km) SSENew River Valley Airport (PSK)Dublin, Virginia, United StatesView New River Valley Airport on a map Set PSK as destination Airport Get more information about New River Valley Airport
11103.45 miles (166.48 km) SEVirginia Tech Montgomery Executive Airport (BCB)Blacksburg, Virginia, United StatesView Virginia Tech Montgomery Executive Airport on a map Set BCB as destination Airport Get more information about Virginia Tech Montgomery Executive Airport
12108.75 miles (175.01 km) SSWLonesome Pine Airport (LNP)Wise, Virginia, United StatesView Lonesome Pine Airport on a map Set LNP as destination Airport Get more information about Lonesome Pine Airport
13109.56 miles (176.32 km) NZanesville Municipal Airport (ZZV)Zanesville, Ohio, United StatesView Zanesville Municipal Airport on a map Set ZZV as destination Airport Get more information about Zanesville Municipal Airport
14114.25 miles (183.86 km) SERoanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport (ROA)Roanoke, Virginia, United StatesView Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport on a map Set ROA as destination Airport Get more information about Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport
15119.14 miles (191.73 km) SSWVirginia Highlands Airport (VJI)Abingdon, Virginia, United StatesView Virginia Highlands Airport on a map Set VJI as destination Airport Get more information about Virginia Highlands Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Yeager Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Yeager Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,457.83 miles (18,439.54 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
211,435.34 miles (18,403.36 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
311,412.06 miles (18,365.89 km) WSWBunbury Airport (BUY)Bunbury, Western Australia, AustraliaView Bunbury Airport on a map Set BUY as destination Airport Get more information about Bunbury Airport
411,411.42 miles (18,364.85 km) WManjimup Airport (MJP)Manjimup, Western Australia, AustraliaView Manjimup Airport on a map Set MJP as destination Airport Get more information about Manjimup Airport
511,376.23 miles (18,308.22 km) WSWRottnest Airport (RTS)Rottnest Island, Western Australia, AustraliaView Rottnest Airport on a map Set RTS as destination Airport Get more information about Rottnest Airport
611,361.77 miles (18,284.96 km) WSWJandakot Airport (JAD)Jandakot, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jandakot Airport on a map Set JAD as destination Airport Get more information about Jandakot Airport
711,352.13 miles (18,269.43 km) WSWPerth Airport (PER)Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaView Perth Airport on a map Set PER as destination Airport Get more information about Perth Airport
811,337.90 miles (18,246.54 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
911,337.80 miles (18,246.37 km) WAlbany Airport (ALH)Albany, Western Australia, AustraliaView Albany Airport on a map Set ALH as destination Airport Get more information about Albany Airport
1011,316.33 miles (18,211.82 km) WKatanning Airport (KNI)Katanning, Western Australia, AustraliaView Katanning Airport on a map Set KNI as destination Airport Get more information about Katanning Airport
1111,291.46 miles (18,171.80 km) WSWGeraldton Airport (GET)Geraldton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Geraldton Airport on a map Set GET as destination Airport Get more information about Geraldton Airport
1211,261.63 miles (18,123.80 km) SWKalbarri Airport (KAX)Kalbarri, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kalbarri Airport on a map Set KAX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalbarri Airport
1311,246.28 miles (18,099.09 km) WSWMorawa Airport (MWB)Morawa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Morawa Airport on a map Set MWB as destination Airport Get more information about Morawa Airport
1411,239.36 miles (18,087.95 km) WSWMullewa Airport (MXU)Mullewa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Mullewa Airport on a map Set MXU as destination Airport Get more information about Mullewa Airport
1511,202.52 miles (18,028.66 km) SWShark 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