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DAB Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: DAB / KDAB
Airport Name: Daytona Beach International Airport
Location: Daytona Beach, Florida, United States
GPS Coordinates: 29°11'4"N by 81°3'38"W
Area Served: Daytona Beach, Florida, US
Operator/Owner: County of Volusia
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 33 feet (10 meters)
# of Runways: 3
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Facts about Daytona Beach International Airport (DAB):

  • In 1969 Volusia County took over management of the airport from the City of Daytona Beach and renamed it Daytona Beach Regional Airport.
  • In the past Daytona Beach has seen Delta Air Lines from Cincinnati and New York, American Airlines from Raleigh-Durham, LTU International from Düsseldorf, Continental Airlines from Newark, United Airlines from Chicago and Washington DC, and AirTran Airways from Atlanta, Baltimore, and New York City.
  • The first flight on the beach was in 1906 by Charles K.
  • The closest airport to Daytona Beach International Airport (DAB) is Orlando/Sanford International Airport (SFB), which is located 30 miles (48 kilometers) SSW of DAB.
  • Daytona Beach International Airport (DAB) has 3 runways.
  • When World War II broke out the US Navy took over and used the airport for training, calling it Naval Air Station Daytona Beach.
  • The furthest airport from Daytona Beach International Airport (DAB) is Shark Bay Airport (MJK), which is located 11,512 miles (18,527 kilometers) away in Monkey Mia, Western Australia, Australia.
  • Numerous flights followed, including John A.
  • Because of Daytona Beach International Airport's relatively low elevation of 33 feet, planes can take off or land at Daytona Beach 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.
  • NAS Daytona Beach conducted advanced training for Naval Aviators and enlisted Naval Aircrewmen of the US Navy and US Marine Corps in aircraft ranging from single seat F6F Hellcat and F4U Corsair fighters to the multi-seat SB2C Helldiver dive bomber.

Map of Nearest Airports from Daytona Beach International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Daytona Beach International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
130.08 miles (48.41 km) SSWOrlando/Sanford International Airport (SFB)Sanford, Florida (near Orlando), United StatesView Orlando/Sanford International Airport on a map Set SFB as destination Airport Get more information about Orlando/Sanford International Airport
247.14 miles (75.86 km) SSWOrlando Executive Airport (ORL)Orlando, Florida, United StatesView Orlando Executive Airport on a map Set ORL as destination Airport Get more information about Orlando Executive Airport
348.91 miles (78.72 km) SSESpace Coast Regional Airport (TIX)Titusville, Florida, United StatesView Space Coast Regional Airport on a map Set TIX as destination Airport Get more information about Space Coast Regional Airport
451.66 miles (83.13 km) WSWLeesburg International Airport (LEE)Leesburg, Florida, United StatesView Leesburg International Airport on a map Set LEE as destination Airport Get more information about Leesburg International Airport
554.31 miles (87.40 km) SSWOrlando International Airport (MCO)Orlando, Florida, United StatesView Orlando International Airport on a map Set MCO as destination Airport Get more information about Orlando International Airport
656.08 miles (90.25 km) NNWNortheast Florida Regional Airport (UST)St. Augustine, Florida, United StatesView Northeast Florida Regional Airport on a map Set UST as destination Airport Get more information about Northeast Florida Regional Airport
762.42 miles (100.46 km) SSWWalt Disney World Airport (DWS)Walt Disney World / Orlando, Florida, United States [1]View Walt Disney World Airport on a map Set DWS as destination Airport Get more information about Walt Disney World Airport
862.52 miles (100.62 km) SSEMerritt Island Airport (COI)Merritt Island, Florida, United StatesView Merritt Island Airport on a map Set COI as destination Airport Get more information about Merritt Island Airport
965.91 miles (106.08 km) SSWKissimmee Gateway Airport (ISM)Orlando, Florida, United StatesView Kissimmee Gateway Airport on a map Set ISM as destination Airport Get more information about Kissimmee Gateway Airport
1070.20 miles (112.98 km) WOcala International Airport (OCF)Ocala, Florida, United StatesView Ocala International Airport on a map Set OCF as destination Airport Get more information about Ocala International Airport
1171.07 miles (114.38 km) SSEPatrick Air Force Base (COF)Cocoa Beach, Florida, United StatesView Patrick Air Force Base on a map Set COF as destination Airport Get more information about Patrick Air Force Base
1278.88 miles (126.95 km) SSEMelbourne International Airport (MLB)Melbourne, Florida, United StatesView Melbourne International Airport on a map Set MLB as destination Airport Get more information about Melbourne International Airport
1380.81 miles (130.04 km) WNWGainesville Regional Airport (GNV)Gainesville, Florida, United StatesView Gainesville Regional Airport on a map Set GNV as destination Airport Get more information about Gainesville Regional Airport
1481.60 miles (131.32 km) NNWNAS Jacksonville (NIP)Jacksonville, Florida, United StatesView NAS Jacksonville on a map Set NIP as destination Airport Get more information about NAS Jacksonville
1584.10 miles (135.35 km) NNWJacksonville Executive at Craig Airport (CRG)Jacksonville, Florida, United StatesView Jacksonville Executive at Craig Airport on a map Set CRG as destination Airport Get more information about Jacksonville Executive at Craig Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Daytona Beach International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Daytona Beach International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,512.39 miles (18,527.35 km) WShark 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
211,500.96 miles (18,508.96 km) WKalbarri Airport (KAX)Kalbarri, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kalbarri Airport on a map Set KAX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalbarri Airport
311,484.18 miles (18,481.94 km) WGeraldton Airport (GET)Geraldton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Geraldton Airport on a map Set GET as destination Airport Get more information about Geraldton Airport
411,483.40 miles (18,480.70 km) WSWCarnarvon Airport (CVQ)Carnarvon, Western Australia, AustraliaView Carnarvon Airport on a map Set CVQ as destination Airport Get more information about Carnarvon Airport
511,467.75 miles (18,455.51 km) WJurien 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
611,432.94 miles (18,399.49 km) WMullewa Airport (MXU)Mullewa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Mullewa Airport on a map Set MXU as destination Airport Get more information about Mullewa Airport
711,431.80 miles (18,397.65 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
811,431.53 miles (18,397.21 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
911,419.13 miles (18,377.26 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
1011,410.93 miles (18,364.06 km) WSWJandakot Airport (JAD)Jandakot, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jandakot Airport on a map Set JAD as destination Airport Get more information about Jandakot Airport
1111,408.23 miles (18,359.73 km) WSWBunbury Airport (BUY)Bunbury, Western Australia, AustraliaView Bunbury Airport on a map Set BUY as destination Airport Get more information about Bunbury Airport
1211,407.34 miles (18,358.29 km) WMorawa Airport (MWB)Morawa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Morawa Airport on a map Set MWB as destination Airport Get more information about Morawa Airport
1311,407.17 miles (18,358.01 km) WSWPerth Airport (PER)Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaView Perth Airport on a map Set PER as destination Airport Get more information about Perth Airport
1411,379.87 miles (18,314.09 km) WSWRAAF Learmonth (LEA)Exmouth, Western Australia, AustraliaView RAAF Learmonth on a map Set LEA as destination Airport Get more information about RAAF Learmonth
1511,368.37 miles (18,295.57 km) WSWManjimup Airport (MJP)Manjimup, Western Australia, AustraliaView Manjimup Airport on a map Set MJP as destination Airport Get more information about Manjimup Airport