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FRI Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: FRI / KFRI
Airport Names:
  1. Marshall Army AirfieldMarshall Air Force Base
  2. Marshall AAF
Location: Junction City, Kansas, United States
GPS Coordinates: 39°3'9"N by 96°45'51"W
Operator/Owner: United States Army
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Facts about Marshall Army AirfieldMarshall Air Force Base (FRI):

  • In March 1950, after 86 pilots had graduated, the school was moved to Selfridge Air Force Base, Michigan.
  • The furthest airport from Marshall Army AirfieldMarshall Air Force Base (FRI) is Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport (RRG), which is located 10,654 miles (17,146 kilometers) away in Rodrigues Island, Mauritius.
  • In addition to being known as "Marshall Army AirfieldMarshall Air Force Base", another name for FRI is "Marshall AAF".
  • After the departure of the 1st Observation Squadron from Fort Riley, the 6th Observation Squadron was activated at Fort Sill, Oklahoma, on 7 February 1942 to take its place at the Cavalry School.
  • The airdrome from which Arnold made his flights was probably the polo field at Fort Riley.
  • The closest airport to Marshall Army AirfieldMarshall Air Force Base (FRI) is Manhattan Regional Airport (MHK), which is located only 8 miles (13 kilometers) NE of FRI.
  • Besides photographic work, observation, and artillery adjustment, its pilots flew air-ground support demonstrations and simulated strafing, bombing and chemical warfare missions.
  • On 7 November 1945 the 2d Composite Squadron was inactivated, its place being taken by Detachment "B" of the 69th Reconnaissance Group which inherited some of its personnel and equipment.

Map of Nearest Airports from Marshall Army AirfieldMarshall Air Force Base:

List of Nearest Airports from Marshall Army AirfieldMarshall Air Force Base:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
17.89 miles (12.70 km) NEManhattan Regional Airport (MHK)Manhattan, Kansas, United StatesView Manhattan Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Manhattan Regional Airport Set MHK as destination Airport Get more information about Manhattan Regional Airport
251.04 miles (82.14 km) WSWSalina Regional Airport (SLN)Salina, Kansas, United StatesView Salina Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Salina Regional Airport Set SLN as destination Airport Get more information about Salina Regional Airport
358.57 miles (94.26 km) NWBlosser Municipal Airport (CNK)Concordia, Kansas, United StatesView Blosser Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Blosser Municipal Airport Set CNK as destination Airport Get more information about Blosser Municipal Airport
458.72 miles (94.50 km) SSEEmporia Municipal Airport (EMP)Emporia, Kansas, United StatesView Emporia Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Emporia Municipal Airport Set EMP as destination Airport Get more information about Emporia Municipal Airport
561.27 miles (98.61 km) EPhilip Billard Municipal Airport (TOP)Topeka, Kansas, United StatesView Philip Billard Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Philip Billard Municipal Airport Set TOP as destination Airport Get more information about Philip Billard Municipal Airport
674.01 miles (119.11 km) SSWNewton City-County Airport (EWK)Newton, Kansas, United StatesView Newton City-County Airport on a map View satellite image of Newton City-County Airport Set EWK as destination Airport Get more information about Newton City-County Airport
783.13 miles (133.79 km) ELawrence Municipal Airport (LWC)Lawrence, Kansas, United StatesView Lawrence Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Lawrence Municipal Airport Set LWC as destination Airport Get more information about Lawrence Municipal Airport
886.27 miles (138.84 km) NBeatrice Municipal Airport (BIE)Beatrice, Nebraska, United StatesView Beatrice Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Beatrice Municipal Airport Set BIE as destination Airport Get more information about Beatrice Municipal Airport
988.37 miles (142.22 km) SCaptain Jack Thomas/El Dorado Airport (EDK)El Dorado, Kansas, United StatesView Captain Jack Thomas/El Dorado Airport on a map View satellite image of Captain Jack Thomas/El Dorado Airport Set EDK as destination Airport Get more information about Captain Jack Thomas/El Dorado Airport
1090.32 miles (145.35 km) SWHutchinson Municipal Airport (HUT)Hutchinson, Kansas, United StatesView Hutchinson Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Hutchinson Municipal Airport Set HUT as destination Airport Get more information about Hutchinson Municipal Airport
1196.95 miles (156.03 km) SSWBeech Factory Airport (BEC)Wichita, Kansas, United StatesView Beech Factory Airport on a map View satellite image of Beech Factory Airport Set BEC as destination Airport Get more information about Beech Factory Airport
12100.51 miles (161.76 km) SSWCessna Aircraft Field (CEA)Wichita, Kansas, United StatesView Cessna Aircraft Field on a map View satellite image of Cessna Aircraft Field Set CEA as destination Airport Get more information about Cessna Aircraft Field
13101.23 miles (162.92 km) ENESherman Army AirfieldSherman Air Force Base (FLV)Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, United StatesView Sherman Army AirfieldSherman Air Force Base on a map View satellite image of Sherman Army AirfieldSherman Air Force Base Set FLV as destination Airport Get more information about Sherman Army AirfieldSherman Air Force Base
14101.87 miles (163.95 km) ENew Century AirCenter (JCI)Olathe, Kansas, United StatesView New Century AirCenter on a map View satellite image of New Century AirCenter Set JCI as destination Airport Get more information about New Century AirCenter
15102.45 miles (164.88 km) SSWMcConnell Air Force Base Wichita Army Airfield (IAB)Wichita, Kansas, United StatesView McConnell Air Force Base Wichita Army Airfield on a map View satellite image of McConnell Air Force Base Wichita Army Airfield Set IAB as destination Airport Get more information about McConnell Air Force Base Wichita Army Airfield

Map of Furthest Airports from Marshall Army AirfieldMarshall Air Force Base:

List of Furthest Airports from Marshall Army AirfieldMarshall Air Force Base:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
110,654.01 miles (17,145.92 km) SESir Gaëtan Duval Airport (RRG)Rodrigues Island, MauritiusView Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport on a map View satellite image of Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport Set RRG as destination Airport Get more information about Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport
210,641.37 miles (17,125.58 km) WMargaret River Airport (MGV)Margaret River, Western Australia, AustraliaView Margaret River Airport on a map View satellite image of Margaret River Airport Set MGV as destination Airport Get more information about Margaret River Airport
310,619.28 miles (17,090.04 km) WBusselton Regional Airport (BQB)Busselton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Busselton Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Busselton Regional Airport Set BQB as destination Airport Get more information about Busselton Regional Airport
410,596.65 miles (17,053.62 km) WBunbury Airport (BUY)Bunbury, Western Australia, AustraliaView Bunbury Airport on a map View satellite image of Bunbury Airport Set BUY as destination Airport Get more information about Bunbury Airport
510,593.61 miles (17,048.71 km) WManjimup Airport (MJP)Manjimup, Western Australia, AustraliaView Manjimup Airport on a map View satellite image of Manjimup Airport Set MJP as destination Airport Get more information about Manjimup Airport
610,567.08 miles (17,006.03 km) WRottnest Airport (RTS)Rottnest Island, Western Australia, AustraliaView Rottnest Airport on a map View satellite image of Rottnest Airport Set RTS as destination Airport Get more information about Rottnest Airport
710,551.39 miles (16,980.77 km) WJandakot Airport (JAD)Jandakot, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jandakot Airport on a map View satellite image of Jandakot Airport Set JAD as destination Airport Get more information about Jandakot Airport
810,542.36 miles (16,966.25 km) WPerth Airport (PER)Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaView Perth Airport on a map View satellite image of Perth Airport Set PER as destination Airport Get more information about Perth Airport
910,541.81 miles (16,965.36 km) WJurien Bay Airport (JUR)Jurien Bay, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jurien Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Jurien Bay Airport Set JUR as destination Airport Get more information about Jurien Bay Airport
1010,519.66 miles (16,929.72 km) WAlbany Airport (ALH)Albany, Western Australia, AustraliaView Albany Airport on a map View satellite image of Albany Airport Set ALH as destination Airport Get more information about Albany Airport
1110,510.32 miles (16,914.69 km) WSWGeraldton Airport (GET)Geraldton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Geraldton Airport on a map View satellite image of Geraldton Airport Set GET as destination Airport Get more information about Geraldton Airport
1210,498.63 miles (16,895.86 km) WKatanning Airport (KNI)Katanning, Western Australia, AustraliaView Katanning Airport on a map View satellite image of Katanning Airport Set KNI as destination Airport Get more information about Katanning Airport
1310,494.55 miles (16,889.29 km) WSWKalbarri Airport (KAX)Kalbarri, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kalbarri Airport on a map View satellite image of Kalbarri Airport Set KAX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalbarri Airport
1410,461.33 miles (16,835.83 km) WSWShark Bay Airport (MJK)Monkey Mia, Western Australia, AustraliaView Shark Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Shark Bay Airport Set MJK as destination Airport Get more information about Shark Bay Airport
1510,456.64 miles (16,828.29 km) WSWMullewa Airport (MXU)Mullewa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Mullewa Airport on a map View satellite image of Mullewa Airport Set MXU as destination Airport Get more information about Mullewa Airport