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DRI Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: DRI / KDRI
Airport Name: Beauregard Regional AirportDeRidder Army Air Base
Location: De Ridder, Louisiana, United States
GPS Coordinates: 30°49'54"N by 93°20'24"W
Area Served: De Ridder, Louisiana
Operator/Owner: Beauregard Parish
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 202 feet (62 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Beauregard Regional AirportDeRidder Army Air Base (DRI):

  • The furthest airport from Beauregard Regional AirportDeRidder Army Air Base (DRI) is Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport (CCK), which is located 10,994 miles (17,693 kilometers) away in Cocos Islands, Australia.
  • Beauregard Regional AirportDeRidder Army Air Base (DRI) has 2 runways.
  • The Beauregard Parish Police Jury assumed responsibility for the airport that year.
  • The sawmill had been built along the Santa Fe Railroad tracks with the planer mill on one side of the tracks and the big mill, commissary, and office on the other side of the tracks.
  • Two decades later the nation was experiencing the effects of the Great Depression.
  • Initial training was performed by the III Reconnaissance Command, for reconnaissance and observation units.
  • Just before Christmas 1941, the first troops arrived at the DeRidder Army Air Base.
  • The closest airport to Beauregard Regional AirportDeRidder Army Air Base (DRI) is Chennault International Airport (CWF), which is located 44 miles (72 kilometers) SSE of DRI.
  • Because of Beauregard Regional AirportDeRidder Army Air Base's relatively low elevation of 202 feet, planes can take off or land at Beauregard Regional AirportDeRidder Army Air Base 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.

Map of Nearest Airports from Beauregard Regional AirportDeRidder Army Air Base:

List of Nearest Airports from Beauregard Regional AirportDeRidder Army Air Base:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
144.49 miles (71.59 km) SSEChennault International Airport (CWF)Lake Charles, Louisiana, United StatesView Chennault International Airport on a map Set CWF as destination Airport Get more information about Chennault International Airport
249.24 miles (79.25 km) SLake Charles Regional Airport (LCH)Lake Charles, Louisiana, United StatesView Lake Charles Regional Airport on a map Set LCH as destination Airport Get more information about Lake Charles Regional Airport
358.02 miles (93.38 km) NEAlexandria International Airport (AEX)Alexandria, Louisiana, United StatesView Alexandria International Airport on a map Set AEX as destination Airport Get more information about Alexandria International Airport
473.01 miles (117.49 km) ENEEsler Field (ESF)Alexandria, Louisiana, United StatesView Esler Field on a map Set ESF as destination Airport Get more information about Esler Field
573.14 miles (117.70 km) SWJack Brooks Regional Airport (BPT)Beaumont/Port Arthur, Texas, United StatesView Jack Brooks Regional Airport on a map Set BPT as destination Airport Get more information about Jack Brooks Regional Airport
674.05 miles (119.17 km) SWBeaumont Municipal Airport (BMT)Beaumont, Texas, United StatesView Beaumont Municipal Airport on a map Set BMT as destination Airport Get more information about Beaumont Municipal Airport
776.09 miles (122.45 km) ESESt. Landry Parish Airport (OPL)Opelousas, Louisiana, United StatesView St. Landry Parish Airport on a map Set OPL as destination Airport Get more information about St. Landry Parish Airport
887.98 miles (141.59 km) WNWAngelina County Airport (LFK)Lufkin, Texas, United StatesView Angelina County Airport on a map Set LFK as destination Airport Get more information about Angelina County Airport
991.40 miles (147.09 km) ESELafayette Regional Airport (LFT)Lafayette, Louisiana, United StatesView Lafayette Regional Airport on a map Set LFT as destination Airport Get more information about Lafayette Regional Airport
10102.63 miles (165.17 km) ESEAcadiana Regional Airport (ARA)New Iberia, Louisiana, United StatesView Acadiana Regional Airport on a map Set ARA as destination Airport Get more information about Acadiana Regional Airport
11110.78 miles (178.27 km) EFalse River Regional Airport (HZR)New Roads, Louisiana, United StatesView False River Regional Airport on a map Set HZR as destination Airport Get more information about False River Regional Airport
12115.18 miles (185.37 km) NNWShreveport Regional Airport (SHV)Shreveport, Louisiana, United StatesView Shreveport Regional Airport on a map Set SHV as destination Airport Get more information about Shreveport Regional Airport
13116.95 miles (188.22 km) NBarksdale Air Force Base (BAD)Bossier City, Louisiana, United StatesView Barksdale Air Force Base on a map Set BAD as destination Airport Get more information about Barksdale Air Force Base
14120.30 miles (193.61 km) SWBaytown Airport (HPY)Baytown, Texas, United StatesView Baytown Airport on a map Set HPY as destination Airport Get more information about Baytown Airport
15120.43 miles (193.81 km) NNWShreveport Downtown Airport (DTN)Shreveport, Louisiana, United StatesView Shreveport Downtown Airport on a map Set DTN as destination Airport Get more information about Shreveport Downtown Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Beauregard Regional AirportDeRidder Army Air Base:

List of Furthest Airports from Beauregard Regional AirportDeRidder Army Air Base:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
110,994.25 miles (17,693.49 km) SSWCocos (Keeling) Island Airport (CCK)Cocos Islands, AustraliaView Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport on a map Set CCK as destination Airport Get more information about Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport
210,797.47 miles (17,376.80 km) ESESir Gaëtan Duval Airport (RRG)Rodrigues Island, MauritiusView Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport on a map Set RRG as destination Airport Get more information about Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport
310,769.41 miles (17,331.64 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
410,768.95 miles (17,330.91 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
510,763.35 miles (17,321.89 km) WKalbarri Airport (KAX)Kalbarri, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kalbarri Airport on a map Set KAX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalbarri Airport
610,753.91 miles (17,306.69 km) WGeraldton Airport (GET)Geraldton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Geraldton Airport on a map Set GET as destination Airport Get more information about Geraldton Airport
710,751.70 miles (17,303.15 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
810,751.46 miles (17,302.75 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
910,740.87 miles (17,285.71 km) WCarnarvon Airport (CVQ)Carnarvon, Western Australia, AustraliaView Carnarvon Airport on a map Set CVQ as destination Airport Get more information about Carnarvon Airport
1010,737.08 miles (17,279.62 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
1110,734.92 miles (17,276.14 km) WSWBunbury Airport (BUY)Bunbury, Western Australia, AustraliaView Bunbury Airport on a map Set BUY as destination Airport Get more information about Bunbury Airport
1210,717.71 miles (17,248.43 km) WJandakot Airport (JAD)Jandakot, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jandakot Airport on a map Set JAD as destination Airport Get more information about Jandakot Airport
1310,711.73 miles (17,238.82 km) WPerth Airport (PER)Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaView Perth Airport on a map Set PER as destination Airport Get more information about Perth Airport
1410,709.61 miles (17,235.41 km) WSWManjimup Airport (MJP)Manjimup, Western Australia, AustraliaView Manjimup Airport on a map Set MJP as destination Airport Get more information about Manjimup Airport
1510,701.19 miles (17,221.85 km) WMullewa Airport (MXU)Mullewa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Mullewa Airport on a map Set MXU as destination Airport Get more information about Mullewa Airport