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FPY Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: FPY /
Airport Names:
  1. Perry-Foley AirportPerry Army Airfield
  2. 40J
Location: Perry, Florida, United States
GPS Coordinates: 30°4'19"N by 83°34'41"W
Area Served: Perry, Florida
Operator/Owner: Taylor County, Florida
Airport Type: Public use
Elevation: 45 feet (14 meters)
# of Runways: 3
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Facts about Perry-Foley AirportPerry Army Airfield (FPY):

  • Because of Perry-Foley AirportPerry Army Airfield's relatively low elevation of 45 feet, planes can take off or land at Perry-Foley AirportPerry Army Airfield 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.
  • Developed on 862 acres, Perry Army Airfield became operational on 9 June 1943 as a sub-base to Dale Mabry Army Airfield in Tallahassee, Florida under the authority of the 338th Fighter Group of the Third Air Force.
  • The furthest airport from Perry-Foley AirportPerry Army Airfield (FPY) is Shark Bay Airport (MJK), which is located 11,352 miles (18,270 kilometers) away in Monkey Mia, Western Australia, Australia.
  • With the close of hostilities, the last military pilots left Perry AAF in September 1945.
  • The closest airport to Perry-Foley AirportPerry Army Airfield (FPY) is Cross City Airport (CTY), which is located 41 miles (67 kilometers) SE of FPY.
  • Perry-Foley AirportPerry Army Airfield (FPY) has 3 runways.
  • In addition to being known as "Perry-Foley AirportPerry Army Airfield", another name for FPY is "40J".
  • Perry AAF was a replacement training unit, hosting the 312th and 441st Fighter Squadrons.
  • Perry-Foley Airport is a public-use airport located 3 miles south of the central business district of the city of Perry in Taylor County, Florida, United States.

Map of Nearest Airports from Perry-Foley AirportPerry Army Airfield:

List of Nearest Airports from Perry-Foley AirportPerry Army Airfield:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
141.42 miles (66.66 km) SECross City Airport (CTY)Cross City, Florida, United StatesView Cross City Airport on a map Set CTY as destination Airport Get more information about Cross City Airport
251.24 miles (82.47 km) WNWTallahassee Regional Airport (TLH)Tallahassee, Florida, United StatesView Tallahassee Regional Airport on a map Set TLH as destination Airport Get more information about Tallahassee Regional Airport
352.20 miles (84.01 km) NNEValdosta Regional AirportValdosta Army Auxiliary Airfield (VLD)Valdosta, Georgia, United StatesView Valdosta Regional AirportValdosta Army Auxiliary Airfield on a map Set VLD as destination Airport Get more information about Valdosta Regional AirportValdosta Army Auxiliary Airfield
460.08 miles (96.69 km) NNWThomasville Regional Airport (TVI)Thomasville, Georgia, United StatesView Thomasville Regional Airport on a map Set TVI as destination Airport Get more information about Thomasville Regional Airport
560.32 miles (97.08 km) ELake City Gateway Airport (LCQ)Lake City, Florida, United StatesView Lake City Gateway Airport on a map Set LCQ as destination Airport Get more information about Lake City Gateway Airport
666.00 miles (106.21 km) NNEMoody Air Force Base (VAD)Valdosta, Georgia, United StatesView Moody Air Force Base on a map Set VAD as destination Airport Get more information about Moody Air Force Base
771.24 miles (114.66 km) NMoultrie Municipal Airport (MGR)Moultrie, Georgia, United StatesView Moultrie Municipal Airport on a map Set MGR as destination Airport Get more information about Moultrie Municipal Airport
872.15 miles (116.12 km) SSEGeorge T. Lewis Airport (CDK)Cedar Key, Florida, United StatesView George T. Lewis Airport on a map Set CDK as destination Airport Get more information about George T. Lewis Airport
974.00 miles (119.10 km) NSpence Airport (MUL)Moultrie, Georgia, United StatesView Spence Airport on a map Set MUL as destination Airport Get more information about Spence Airport
1082.61 miles (132.95 km) ESEGainesville 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
1188.52 miles (142.46 km) NWDecatur County Industrial Air Park (BGE)Bainbridge, Georgia, United StatesView Decatur County Industrial Air Park on a map Set BGE as destination Airport Get more information about Decatur County Industrial Air Park
1290.01 miles (144.85 km) WSWApalachicola Regional Airport (AAF)Apalachicola, Florida, United StatesView Apalachicola Regional Airport on a map Set AAF as destination Airport Get more information about Apalachicola Regional Airport
1393.89 miles (151.10 km) NHenry Tift Myers Airport (TMA)Tifton, Georgia, United StatesView Henry Tift Myers Airport on a map Set TMA as destination Airport Get more information about Henry Tift Myers Airport
14102.37 miles (164.75 km) SEOcala 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
15107.49 miles (172.99 km) NEWaycross-Ware County AirportWaycross Army Airfield (AYS)Waycross, Georgia, United StatesView Waycross-Ware County AirportWaycross Army Airfield on a map Set AYS as destination Airport Get more information about Waycross-Ware County AirportWaycross Army Airfield

Map of Furthest Airports from Perry-Foley AirportPerry Army Airfield:

List of Furthest Airports from Perry-Foley AirportPerry Army Airfield:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,352.23 miles (18,269.60 km) WSWShark 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
211,346.29 miles (18,260.04 km) WKalbarri Airport (KAX)Kalbarri, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kalbarri Airport on a map Set KAX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalbarri Airport
311,334.10 miles (18,240.42 km) WGeraldton Airport (GET)Geraldton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Geraldton Airport on a map Set GET as destination Airport Get more information about Geraldton Airport
411,325.10 miles (18,225.93 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
511,321.59 miles (18,220.29 km) WSWCarnarvon Airport (CVQ)Carnarvon, Western Australia, AustraliaView Carnarvon Airport on a map Set CVQ as destination Airport Get more information about Carnarvon Airport
611,312.14 miles (18,205.09 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
711,298.65 miles (18,183.37 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
811,297.42 miles (18,181.39 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
911,284.14 miles (18,160.02 km) WSWBunbury Airport (BUY)Bunbury, Western Australia, AustraliaView Bunbury Airport on a map Set BUY as destination Airport Get more information about Bunbury Airport
1011,281.94 miles (18,156.48 km) WMullewa Airport (MXU)Mullewa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Mullewa Airport on a map Set MXU as destination Airport Get more information about Mullewa Airport
1111,278.48 miles (18,150.91 km) WSWJandakot Airport (JAD)Jandakot, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jandakot Airport on a map Set JAD as destination Airport Get more information about Jandakot Airport
1211,273.74 miles (18,143.28 km) WSWPerth Airport (PER)Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaView Perth Airport on a map Set PER as destination Airport Get more information about Perth Airport
1311,259.62 miles (18,120.55 km) WMorawa Airport (MWB)Morawa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Morawa Airport on a map Set MWB as destination Airport Get more information about Morawa Airport
1411,249.82 miles (18,104.79 km) WSWManjimup Airport (MJP)Manjimup, Western Australia, AustraliaView Manjimup Airport on a map Set MJP as destination Airport Get more information about Manjimup Airport
1511,216.72 miles (18,051.51 km) WSWRAAF Learmonth (LEA)Exmouth, Western Australia, AustraliaView RAAF Learmonth on a map Set LEA as destination Airport Get more information about RAAF Learmonth