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GON Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: GON / KGON
Airport Name: Groton-New London Airport
Location: Groton, Connecticut, United States
GPS Coordinates: 41°19'47"N by 72°2'42"W
Area Served: Groton, Connecticut
Operator/Owner: Connecticut Department of Transportation (ConnDOT)
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 9 feet (3 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Groton-New London Airport (GON):

  • Columbia Air Services and Lanmar Aviation have been the two fixed-base operators serving the airport.
  • In March 1944, station personnel consisted of 87 officers and 678 enlisted men with barracks for 114 officers and 1,091 men.
  • The furthest airport from Groton-New London Airport (GON) is Margaret River Airport (MGV), which is located 11,794 miles (18,980 kilometers) away in Margaret River, Western Australia, Australia.
  • Because of Groton-New London Airport's relatively low elevation of 9 feet, planes can take off or land at Groton-New London Airport 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.
  • The closest airport to Groton-New London Airport (GON) is Elizabeth Field (FID), which is located only 5 miles (9 kilometers) S of GON.
  • In 1980, the name of the airport changed to Groton-New London Airport.
  • Groton-New London Airport (GON) has 2 runways.

Map of Nearest Airports from Groton-New London Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Groton-New London Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
15.48 miles (8.81 km) SElizabeth Field (FID)Fishers Island, New York, United StatesView Elizabeth Field on a map View satellite image of Elizabeth Field Set FID as destination Airport Get more information about Elizabeth Field
218.66 miles (30.03 km) SSEMontauk Airport (MTP)Montauk, New York, United StatesView Montauk Airport on a map View satellite image of Montauk Airport Set MTP as destination Airport Get more information about Montauk Airport
326.73 miles (43.01 km) ESEBlock Island State Airport (BID)Block Island, Rhode Island, United StatesView Block Island State Airport on a map View satellite image of Block Island State Airport Set BID as destination Airport Get more information about Block Island State Airport
427.77 miles (44.69 km) SSWEast Hampton Airport (HTO)East Hampton, New York, United StatesView East Hampton Airport on a map View satellite image of East Hampton Airport Set HTO as destination Airport Get more information about East Hampton Airport
541.93 miles (67.48 km) NET. F. Green Airport (PVD)Providence, Rhode Island, United StatesView T. F. Green Airport on a map View satellite image of T. F. Green Airport Set PVD as destination Airport Get more information about T. F. Green Airport
641.94 miles (67.50 km) ENENewport State Airport (NPT)Newport, Rhode Island, United StatesView Newport State Airport on a map View satellite image of Newport State Airport Set NPT as destination Airport Get more information about Newport State Airport
742.02 miles (67.62 km) NWRentschler Heliport (EHT)East Hartford, Connecticut, United StatesView Rentschler Heliport on a map View satellite image of Rentschler Heliport Set EHT as destination Airport Get more information about Rentschler Heliport
842.03 miles (67.65 km) NWHartford-Brainard Airport (HFD)Hartford, Connecticut, United StatesView Hartford-Brainard Airport on a map View satellite image of Hartford-Brainard Airport Set HFD as destination Airport Get more information about Hartford-Brainard Airport
943.93 miles (70.70 km) WTweed New Haven Airport (HVN)New Haven, Connecticut, United StatesView Tweed New Haven Airport on a map View satellite image of Tweed New Haven Airport Set HVN as destination Airport Get more information about Tweed New Haven Airport
1045.42 miles (73.09 km) SWFrancis S. Gabreski Airport (FOK)Westhampton Beach, New York, United StatesView Francis S. Gabreski Airport on a map View satellite image of Francis S. Gabreski Airport Set FOK as destination Airport Get more information about Francis S. Gabreski Airport
1148.31 miles (77.74 km) SWCalverton Executive Airpark (CTO)Calverton, New York, United StatesView Calverton Executive Airpark on a map View satellite image of Calverton Executive Airpark Set CTO as destination Airport Get more information about Calverton Executive Airpark
1249.84 miles (80.21 km) NENorth Central State Airport (SFZ)Pawtucket, Rhode Island, United StatesView North Central State Airport on a map View satellite image of North Central State Airport Set SFZ as destination Airport Get more information about North Central State Airport
1353.46 miles (86.04 km) NWBradley International Airport (BDL)Windsor Locks (near Hartford), Connecticut, United StatesView Bradley International Airport on a map View satellite image of Bradley International Airport Set BDL as destination Airport Get more information about Bradley International Airport
1455.36 miles (89.10 km) SWBrookhaven Calabro Airport (WSH)Shirley, New York, United StatesView Brookhaven Calabro Airport on a map View satellite image of Brookhaven Calabro Airport Set WSH as destination Airport Get more information about Brookhaven Calabro Airport
1557.33 miles (92.27 km) WIgor I. Sikorsky Memorial Airport (BDR)Bridgeport, Connecticut, United StatesView Igor I. Sikorsky Memorial Airport on a map View satellite image of Igor I. Sikorsky Memorial Airport Set BDR as destination Airport Get more information about Igor I. Sikorsky Memorial Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Groton-New London Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Groton-New London Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,793.67 miles (18,980.03 km) SWMargaret 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
211,775.64 miles (18,951.00 km) SWManjimup 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
311,770.01 miles (18,941.95 km) SWBusselton 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
411,743.71 miles (18,899.62 km) SWAlbany 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
511,743.37 miles (18,899.08 km) SWBunbury 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
611,689.03 miles (18,811.62 km) SWKatanning 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
711,668.34 miles (18,778.33 km) SWRottnest 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
811,663.22 miles (18,770.09 km) SWJandakot 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
911,651.35 miles (18,750.98 km) SWPerth 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
1011,578.10 miles (18,633.10 km) SSWJurien 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
1111,513.02 miles (18,528.36 km) WSWEsperance Airport (EPR)Esperance, AustraliaView Esperance Airport on a map View satellite image of Esperance Airport Set EPR as destination Airport Get more information about Esperance Airport
1211,491.12 miles (18,493.12 km) SSWGeraldton 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
1311,484.27 miles (18,482.10 km) SSWMorawa Airport (MWB)Morawa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Morawa Airport on a map View satellite image of Morawa Airport Set MWB as destination Airport Get more information about Morawa Airport
1411,451.56 miles (18,429.46 km) SSWMullewa 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
1511,429.18 miles (18,393.43 km) SSWKalbarri 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