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IATA / ICAO Codes: FFO / KFFO
Airport Names:
  1. Wright-Patterson Air Force Base
  2. Wright-Patterson AFB
Location: Dayton, Ohio, United States
GPS Coordinates: 39°49'23"N by 84°2'57"W
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Facts about Wright-Patterson Air Force Base (FFO):

  • It is also the home base of the 445th Airlift Wing of the Air Force Reserve Command, an Air Mobility Command-gained unit which flies the C-17 Globemaster heavy airlifter.
  • The area's World War II Army Air Fields had employment increase from approximately 3,700 in December 1939 to over 50,000 at the war's peak.
  • Wright-Patterson Air Force Base includes Area A, Area B, Area C, and the Kittyhawk area.
  • The Army Air Forces Technical Base was formed during the WWII drawdown by merging Wright Field, Patterson Field, Dayton Army Air Field, and—acquired by Wright Fld for 1942 glider testing--Clinton Army Air Field on 15 December 1945 under Brig Gen Joseph T.
  • The furthest airport from Wright-Patterson Air Force Base (FFO) is Margaret River Airport (MGV), which is located 11,306 miles (18,195 kilometers) away in Margaret River, Western Australia, Australia.
  • In addition to being known as "Wright-Patterson Air Force Base", another name for FFO is "Wright-Patterson AFB".
  • Wright-Patterson Air Force Base is a United States Air Force base and census-designated place just east of Dayton, Ohio in Greene and Montgomery counties.
  • Wright-Patterson Air Force Base was redesignated from the Air Force Technical Base on 13 January 1948—the former Wright Field Areas A and B remained, while Patterson Field became "Area C" and Skyway Park became "Area D" of the installation.
  • The closest airport to Wright-Patterson Air Force Base (FFO) is James M. Cox Dayton International Airport (DAY), which is located only 11 miles (17 kilometers) WNW of FFO.
  • After World War I, 347 German aircraft were brought to the United States—some were incorporated into the Army Aeronautical Museum.

Map of Nearest Airports from Wright-Patterson Air Force Base:

List of Nearest Airports from Wright-Patterson Air Force Base:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
110.55 miles (16.97 km) WNWJames M. Cox Dayton International Airport (DAY)Dayton, Ohio, United StatesView James M. Cox Dayton International Airport on a map Set DAY as destination Airport Get more information about James M. Cox Dayton International Airport
211.16 miles (17.96 km) ESpringfield–Beckley Municipal Airport (SGH)Springfield, Ohio, United StatesView Springfield–Beckley Municipal Airport on a map Set SGH as destination Airport Get more information about Springfield–Beckley Municipal Airport
318.68 miles (30.06 km) SSWDayton–Wright Brothers Airport (MGY)Dayton, Ohio, United StatesView Dayton–Wright Brothers Airport on a map Set MGY as destination Airport Get more information about Dayton–Wright Brothers Airport
427.31 miles (43.95 km) SWMiddletown Regional Airport (MWO)Middletown, Ohio, United StatesView Middletown Regional Airport on a map Set MWO as destination Airport Get more information about Middletown Regional Airport
530.53 miles (49.14 km) SSEWilmington Air Park (ILN)Wilmington, Ohio, United StatesView Wilmington Air Park on a map Set ILN as destination Airport Get more information about Wilmington Air Park
640.50 miles (65.17 km) SWButler County Regional Airport (HAO)Hamilton, Ohio, United StatesView Butler County Regional Airport on a map Set HAO as destination Airport Get more information about Butler County Regional Airport
742.37 miles (68.19 km) WRichmond Municipal Airport (RID)Richmond, Indiana, United StatesView Richmond Municipal Airport on a map Set RID as destination Airport Get more information about Richmond Municipal Airport
844.94 miles (72.33 km) WSWMiami University Airport (OXD)Oxford, Ohio, United StatesView Miami University Airport on a map Set OXD as destination Airport Get more information about Miami University Airport
948.15 miles (77.50 km) NNWNeil Armstrong Airport (AXV)Wapakoneta, Ohio, United StatesView Neil Armstrong Airport on a map Set AXV as destination Airport Get more information about Neil Armstrong Airport
1053.49 miles (86.08 km) SSWCincinnati Municipal Airport (LUK)Cincinnati, Ohio, United StatesView Cincinnati Municipal Airport on a map Set LUK as destination Airport Get more information about Cincinnati Municipal Airport
1154.67 miles (87.98 km) ENEOhio State University Airport (OSU)Columbus, Ohio, United StatesView Ohio State University Airport on a map Set OSU as destination Airport Get more information about Ohio State University Airport
1258.09 miles (93.49 km) WMettel Field (CEV)Connersville, Indiana, United StatesView Mettel Field on a map Set CEV as destination Airport Get more information about Mettel Field
1359.53 miles (95.80 km) ERickenbacker International Airport (LCK)Columbus, Ohio, United StatesView Rickenbacker International Airport on a map Set LCK as destination Airport Get more information about Rickenbacker International Airport
1461.18 miles (98.45 km) NLima Allen County Airport (AOH)Lima, Ohio, United StatesView Lima Allen County Airport on a map Set AOH as destination Airport Get more information about Lima Allen County Airport
1562.52 miles (100.62 km) ENEPort Columbus International Airport (CMH)Columbus, Ohio, United StatesView Port Columbus International Airport on a map Set CMH as destination Airport Get more information about Port Columbus International Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Wright-Patterson Air Force Base:

List of Furthest Airports from Wright-Patterson Air Force Base:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,305.63 miles (18,194.61 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
211,282.67 miles (18,157.65 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
311,262.12 miles (18,124.59 km) WSWManjimup Airport (MJP)Manjimup, Western Australia, AustraliaView Manjimup Airport on a map Set MJP as destination Airport Get more information about Manjimup Airport
411,258.67 miles (18,119.03 km) WSWBunbury Airport (BUY)Bunbury, Western Australia, AustraliaView Bunbury Airport on a map Set BUY as destination Airport Get more information about Bunbury Airport
511,218.44 miles (18,054.29 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
611,204.68 miles (18,032.14 km) WSWJandakot Airport (JAD)Jandakot, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jandakot Airport on a map Set JAD as destination Airport Get more information about Jandakot Airport
711,194.73 miles (18,016.12 km) WSWPerth Airport (PER)Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaView Perth Airport on a map Set PER as destination Airport Get more information about Perth Airport
811,193.86 miles (18,014.72 km) WAlbany Airport (ALH)Albany, Western Australia, AustraliaView Albany Airport on a map Set ALH as destination Airport Get more information about Albany Airport
911,175.96 miles (17,985.92 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
1011,166.96 miles (17,971.43 km) WSWKatanning Airport (KNI)Katanning, Western Australia, AustraliaView Katanning Airport on a map Set KNI as destination Airport Get more information about Katanning Airport
1111,127.36 miles (17,907.70 km) WSWGeraldton Airport (GET)Geraldton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Geraldton Airport on a map Set GET as destination Airport Get more information about Geraldton Airport
1211,096.59 miles (17,858.18 km) WSWKalbarri Airport (KAX)Kalbarri, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kalbarri Airport on a map Set KAX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalbarri Airport
1311,083.64 miles (17,837.35 km) WSWMorawa Airport (MWB)Morawa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Morawa Airport on a map Set MWB as destination Airport Get more information about Morawa Airport
1411,075.51 miles (17,824.25 km) WSWMullewa Airport (MXU)Mullewa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Mullewa Airport on a map Set MXU as destination Airport Get more information about Mullewa Airport
1511,037.24 miles (17,762.67 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