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FLV Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: FLV / KFLV
Airport Names:
  1. Sherman Army AirfieldSherman Air Force Base
  2. Sherman AAF
Location: Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, United States
GPS Coordinates: 39°22'4"N by 94°55'4"W
Operator/Owner: United States Army
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Facts about Sherman Army AirfieldSherman Air Force Base (FLV):

  • Sherman AAF covers an area of 234 acres at an elevation of 772 feet above mean sea level.
  • At first a sod surface was used, but in 1930 construction of three cinder runways was initiated.
  • The furthest airport from Sherman Army AirfieldSherman Air Force Base (FLV) is Margaret River Airport (MGV), which is located 10,739 miles (17,283 kilometers) away in Margaret River, Western Australia, Australia.
  • During the summer of 1953 Tenth Air Force evaluated Sherman Air Force Base and came to the conclusion that in the interests of economy the base should be discontinued and its training activities be transferred elsewhere.
  • In addition to being known as "Sherman Army AirfieldSherman Air Force Base", another name for FLV is "Sherman AAF".
  • Early in the war when bases were scarce Sherman AAF was pressed into service for training purposes.
  • The closest airport to Sherman Army AirfieldSherman Air Force Base (FLV) is Kansas City International Airport (MCI), which is located only 12 miles (19 kilometers) ESE of FLV.

Map of Nearest Airports from Sherman Army AirfieldSherman Air Force Base:

List of Nearest Airports from Sherman Army AirfieldSherman Air Force Base:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111.93 miles (19.20 km) ESEKansas City International Airport (MCI)Kansas City, Missouri, United StatesView Kansas City International Airport on a map Set MCI as destination Airport Get more information about Kansas City International Airport
224.26 miles (39.04 km) SECharles B. Wheeler Downtown Airport (MKC)Kansas City, Missouri, United StatesView Charles B. Wheeler Downtown Airport on a map Set MKC as destination Airport Get more information about Charles B. Wheeler Downtown Airport
327.93 miles (44.95 km) NRosecrans Memorial Airport (STJ)St. Joseph, Missouri, United StatesView Rosecrans Memorial Airport on a map Set STJ as destination Airport Get more information about Rosecrans Memorial Airport
429.38 miles (47.28 km) SSWLawrence Municipal Airport (LWC)Lawrence, Kansas, United StatesView Lawrence Municipal Airport on a map Set LWC as destination Airport Get more information about Lawrence Municipal Airport
537.13 miles (59.75 km) SNew Century AirCenter (JCI)Olathe, Kansas, United StatesView New Century AirCenter on a map Set JCI as destination Airport Get more information about New Century AirCenter
637.22 miles (59.91 km) SSEJohnson County Executive Airport (OJC)Olathe, Kansas, United StatesView Johnson County Executive Airport on a map Set OJC as destination Airport Get more information about Johnson County Executive Airport
743.02 miles (69.23 km) WSWPhilip Billard Municipal Airport (TOP)Topeka, Kansas, United StatesView Philip Billard Municipal Airport on a map Set TOP as destination Airport Get more information about Philip Billard Municipal Airport
885.68 miles (137.89 km) ESEWhiteman Air Force Base (SZL)Knob Noster, Missouri, United StatesView Whiteman Air Force Base on a map Set SZL as destination Airport Get more information about Whiteman Air Force Base
986.14 miles (138.63 km) NETrenton Municipal Airport (TRX)Trenton, Missouri, United StatesView Trenton Municipal Airport on a map Set TRX as destination Airport Get more information about Trenton Municipal Airport
1093.69 miles (150.78 km) EMarshall Memorial Municipal Airport (MHL)Marshall, Missouri, United StatesView Marshall Memorial Municipal Airport on a map Set MHL as destination Airport Get more information about Marshall Memorial Municipal Airport
1195.13 miles (153.10 km) WManhattan Regional Airport (MHK)Manhattan, Kansas, United StatesView Manhattan Regional Airport on a map Set MHK as destination Airport Get more information about Manhattan Regional Airport
1299.10 miles (159.49 km) SWEmporia Municipal Airport (EMP)Emporia, Kansas, United StatesView Emporia Municipal Airport on a map Set EMP as destination Airport Get more information about Emporia Municipal Airport
13101.23 miles (162.92 km) WSWMarshall Army AirfieldMarshall Air Force Base (FRI)Junction City, Kansas, United StatesView Marshall Army AirfieldMarshall Air Force Base on a map Set FRI as destination Airport Get more information about Marshall Army AirfieldMarshall Air Force Base
14104.02 miles (167.40 km) ESESedalia Regional Airport (DMO)Sedalia, Missouri, United StatesView Sedalia Regional Airport on a map Set DMO as destination Airport Get more information about Sedalia Regional Airport
15108.73 miles (174.99 km) SFort Scott Municipal Airport (FSK)Fort Scott, Kansas, United StatesView Fort Scott Municipal Airport on a map Set FSK as destination Airport Get more information about Fort Scott Municipal Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Sherman Army AirfieldSherman Air Force Base:

List of Furthest Airports from Sherman Army AirfieldSherman Air Force Base:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
110,739.26 miles (17,283.11 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
210,717.02 miles (17,247.34 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
310,694.18 miles (17,210.57 km) WBunbury Airport (BUY)Bunbury, Western Australia, AustraliaView Bunbury Airport on a map Set BUY as destination Airport Get more information about Bunbury Airport
410,692.11 miles (17,207.23 km) WManjimup Airport (MJP)Manjimup, Western Australia, AustraliaView Manjimup Airport on a map Set MJP as destination Airport Get more information about Manjimup Airport
510,663.07 miles (17,160.51 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
610,647.63 miles (17,135.66 km) WJandakot Airport (JAD)Jandakot, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jandakot Airport on a map Set JAD as destination Airport Get more information about Jandakot Airport
710,638.47 miles (17,120.92 km) WPerth Airport (PER)Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaView Perth Airport on a map Set PER as destination Airport Get more information about Perth Airport
810,635.44 miles (17,116.04 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
910,619.08 miles (17,089.71 km) WAlbany Airport (ALH)Albany, Western Australia, AustraliaView Albany Airport on a map Set ALH as destination Airport Get more information about Albany Airport
1010,601.64 miles (17,061.65 km) WSWGeraldton Airport (GET)Geraldton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Geraldton Airport on a map Set GET as destination Airport Get more information about Geraldton Airport
1110,597.05 miles (17,054.26 km) WKatanning Airport (KNI)Katanning, Western Australia, AustraliaView Katanning Airport on a map Set KNI as destination Airport Get more information about Katanning Airport
1210,583.88 miles (17,033.05 km) WSWKalbarri Airport (KAX)Kalbarri, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kalbarri Airport on a map Set KAX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalbarri Airport
1310,565.43 miles (17,003.37 km) SESir 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
1410,548.10 miles (16,975.48 km) WSWMullewa Airport (MXU)Mullewa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Mullewa Airport on a map Set MXU as destination Airport Get more information about Mullewa Airport
1510,547.60 miles (16,974.68 km) WSWMorawa Airport (MWB)Morawa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Morawa Airport on a map Set MWB as destination Airport Get more information about Morawa Airport