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GPT Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: GPT / KGPT
Airport Name: Gulfport–Biloxi International Airport
Location: Gulfport, Mississippi, United States
GPS Coordinates: 30°24'25"N by 89°4'11"W
Area Served: Gulfport–Biloxi metropolitan area
Operator/Owner: Gulfport–Biloxi Regional Airport Authority
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 28 feet (9 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Gulfport–Biloxi International Airport (GPT):

  • Gulfport–Biloxi International Airport (GPT) has 2 runways.
  • The airport was closed for repairs following severe damage by Hurricane Katrina on August 29, 2005.
  • Gulfport Field was declared excess by the Air Force and conveyed by the War Assets Administration to the City of Gulfport in 1949 for use as a civil airport.
  • The furthest airport from Gulfport–Biloxi International Airport (GPT) is Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport (CCK), which is located 11,123 miles (17,900 kilometers) away in Cocos Islands, Australia.
  • Through the late 1970s, Southern Airways continued as the primary airline, followed by successors Republic Airlines and Northwest Airlines into the 1990s.
  • Because of Gulfport–Biloxi International Airport's relatively low elevation of 28 feet, planes can take off or land at Gulfport–Biloxi International 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 Gulfport–Biloxi International Airport (GPT) is Keesler Air Force Base (BIX), which is located only 9 miles (14 kilometers) E of GPT.

Map of Nearest Airports from Gulfport–Biloxi International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Gulfport–Biloxi International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
18.73 miles (14.05 km) EKeesler Air Force Base (BIX)Biloxi, Mississippi, United StatesView Keesler Air Force Base on a map View satellite image of Keesler Air Force Base Set BIX as destination Airport Get more information about Keesler Air Force Base
232.45 miles (52.22 km) ETrent Lott International Airport (PGL)Pascagoula, Mississippi, United StatesView Trent Lott International Airport on a map View satellite image of Trent Lott International Airport Set PGL as destination Airport Get more information about Trent Lott International Airport
352.99 miles (85.28 km) ENEMobile Regional Airport (MOB)Mobile, Alabama, United StatesView Mobile Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Mobile Regional Airport Set MOB as destination Airport Get more information about Mobile Regional Airport
460.25 miles (96.96 km) NHattiesburg Bobby L. Chain Municipal Airport (HBG)Hattiesburg, Mississippi, United StatesView Hattiesburg Bobby L. Chain Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Hattiesburg Bobby L. Chain Municipal Airport Set HBG as destination Airport Get more information about Hattiesburg Bobby L. Chain Municipal Airport
561.53 miles (99.03 km) ENEMobile Downtown Airport (BFM)Mobile, Alabama, United StatesView Mobile Downtown Airport on a map View satellite image of Mobile Downtown Airport Set BFM as destination Airport Get more information about Mobile Downtown Airport
662.52 miles (100.61 km) WSWLakefront Airport (NEW)New Orleans, Louisiana, United StatesView Lakefront Airport on a map View satellite image of Lakefront Airport Set NEW as destination Airport Get more information about Lakefront Airport
768.08 miles (109.57 km) WSWSouthern Seaplane Airport (BCS)Belle Chasse, Louisiana, United StatesView Southern Seaplane Airport on a map View satellite image of Southern Seaplane Airport Set BCS as destination Airport Get more information about Southern Seaplane Airport
870.31 miles (113.15 km) SWNaval Air Station Joint Reserve Base New Orleans (NBG)New Orleans, Louisiana, United StatesView Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base New Orleans on a map View satellite image of Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base New Orleans Set NBG as destination Airport Get more information about Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base New Orleans
974.93 miles (120.58 km) NNWHattiesburg–Laurel Regional Airport (PIB)Hattiesburg/Laurel, Mississippi, United StatesView Hattiesburg–Laurel Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Hattiesburg–Laurel Regional Airport Set PIB as destination Airport Get more information about Hattiesburg–Laurel Regional Airport
1076.49 miles (123.10 km) WSWLouis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY)New Orleans, Louisiana, United StatesView Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport on a map View satellite image of Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport Set MSY as destination Airport Get more information about Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport
1183.77 miles (134.81 km) EJack Edwards Airport (GUF)Gulf Shores, Alabama, United StatesView Jack Edwards Airport on a map View satellite image of Jack Edwards Airport Set GUF as destination Airport Get more information about Jack Edwards Airport
1285.51 miles (137.62 km) ENOLF Barin (NHX)Foley, Alabama, United StatesView NOLF Barin on a map View satellite image of NOLF Barin Set NHX as destination Airport Get more information about NOLF Barin
1387.67 miles (141.09 km) NHesler-Noble Field (LUL)Laurel, Mississippi, United StatesView Hesler-Noble Field on a map View satellite image of Hesler-Noble Field Set LUL as destination Airport Get more information about Hesler-Noble Field
1498.80 miles (159.01 km) WNWMcComb-Pike County Airport (MCB)McComb, Mississippi, United StatesView McComb-Pike County Airport on a map View satellite image of McComb-Pike County Airport Set MCB as destination Airport Get more information about McComb-Pike County Airport
15103.26 miles (166.18 km) ENOLF Saufley Field (NUN)Pensacola, Florida, United StatesView NOLF Saufley Field on a map View satellite image of NOLF Saufley Field Set NUN as destination Airport Get more information about NOLF Saufley Field

Map of Furthest Airports from Gulfport–Biloxi International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Gulfport–Biloxi International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,122.63 miles (17,900.10 km) SSWCocos (Keeling) Island Airport (CCK)Cocos Islands, AustraliaView Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport on a map View satellite image of Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport Set CCK as destination Airport Get more information about Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport
211,024.96 miles (17,742.91 km) WShark 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
311,017.75 miles (17,731.31 km) WKalbarri 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
411,006.64 miles (17,713.43 km) WGeraldton 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
511,005.83 miles (17,712.11 km) WSWMargaret 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
611,001.17 miles (17,704.62 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
710,996.28 miles (17,696.75 km) WCarnarvon Airport (CVQ)Carnarvon, Western Australia, AustraliaView Carnarvon Airport on a map View satellite image of Carnarvon Airport Set CVQ as destination Airport Get more information about Carnarvon Airport
810,989.40 miles (17,685.67 km) WSWBusselton 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
910,981.41 miles (17,672.82 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
1010,974.14 miles (17,661.12 km) WSWBunbury 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
1110,961.66 miles (17,641.05 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
1210,956.20 miles (17,632.26 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
1310,954.21 miles (17,629.05 km) WMullewa 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
1410,945.10 miles (17,614.39 km) WSWManjimup 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
1510,933.19 miles (17,595.22 km) WMorawa 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