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JLB Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: JLB /
Airport Names:
  1. Long Beach Airport
  2. LGB
  3. KLGB
  4. LGB
Location: Long Beach, California, United States
GPS Coordinates: 33°49'4"N by 118°9'6"W
Area Served: Los Angeles and Orange counties
Operator/Owner: City of Long Beach
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 60 feet (18 meters)
# of Runways: 5
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Facts about Long Beach Airport (JLB):

  • Long Beach Airport handled 2,978,433 passengers last year.
  • The arrival of low-cost carrier JetBlue Airways at Long Beach Airport in 2001, and that airline's decision to establish a West Coast hub at LGB, has increased air traffic and has cemented LGB's standing as an alternative to LAX for flights to the East Coast.
  • Long Beach Airport is a city-owned public airport three miles northeast of downtown City of Long Beach, in Los Angeles County, California.
  • Long Beach Transit Routes 111, 104, 102, and 176 serve the airport.
  • The furthest airport from Long Beach Airport (JLB) is Pierrefonds Airport (ZSE), which is located 11,489 miles (18,489 kilometers) away in Saint-Pierre, Réunion.
  • In addition to being known as "Long Beach Airport", other names for JLB include "LGB", "KLGB" and "LGB".
  • The closest airport to Long Beach Airport (JLB) is Long Beach Airport (LGB), which is located only 0 mile (0 kilometer) N of JLB.
  • Because of Long Beach Airport's relatively low elevation of 60 feet, planes can take off or land at Long Beach 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.
  • In 1981, the startup airline Jet America began non-stop MD-80 service to Chicago and, in 1982, to Dallas-Fort Worth.
  • As a Naval Reserve Air Base, the mission was to instruct, train and drill Naval Reserve aviation personnel.
  • Long Beach Airport (JLB) has 5 runways.

Map of Nearest Airports from Long Beach Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Long Beach Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
10.00 miles (0.00 km) NLong Beach Airport (LGB)Long Beach, California, United StatesView Long Beach Airport on a map Set LGB as destination Airport Get more information about Long Beach Airport
27.26 miles (11.69 km) NWCompton/Woodley Airport (CPM)Compton, California, United StatesView Compton/Woodley Airport on a map Set CPM as destination Airport Get more information about Compton/Woodley Airport
310.55 miles (16.98 km) ENEFullerton Municipal Airport (FUL)Fullerton, California, United StatesView Fullerton Municipal Airport on a map Set FUL as destination Airport Get more information about Fullerton Municipal Airport
410.84 miles (17.45 km) WZamperini FieldLomita Landing Strip (TOA)Torrance, California, United StatesView Zamperini FieldLomita Landing Strip on a map Set TOA as destination Airport Get more information about Zamperini FieldLomita Landing Strip
512.79 miles (20.58 km) NWHawthorne Municipal Airport (HHR)Hawthorne, California, United StatesView Hawthorne Municipal Airport on a map Set HHR as destination Airport Get more information about Hawthorne Municipal Airport
617.05 miles (27.43 km) WNWLos Angeles International Airport (LAX)Los Angeles, California, United StatesView Los Angeles International Airport on a map Set LAX as destination Airport Get more information about Los Angeles International Airport
719.01 miles (30.60 km) ESEJohn Wayne Airport (SNA)Santa Ana, California, United StatesView John Wayne Airport on a map Set SNA as destination Airport Get more information about John Wayne Airport
819.71 miles (31.73 km) NNESan Gabriel Valley (El Monte) Airport (EMT)El Monte, California, United StatesView San Gabriel Valley (El Monte) Airport on a map Set EMT as destination Airport Get more information about San Gabriel Valley (El Monte) Airport
921.97 miles (35.35 km) NWSanta Monica Airport (SMO)Santa Monica, California, United StatesView Santa Monica Airport on a map Set SMO as destination Airport Get more information about Santa Monica Airport
1026.07 miles (41.95 km) ESEMCAS El Toro (NZJ)Santa Ana, California, United StatesView MCAS El Toro on a map Set NZJ as destination Airport Get more information about MCAS El Toro
1128.42 miles (45.73 km) NEBrackett Field (POC)La Verne, California, United StatesView Brackett Field on a map Set POC as destination Airport Get more information about Brackett Field
1228.98 miles (46.64 km) NNWBob Hope Airport (BUR)Burbank, California, United StatesView Bob Hope Airport on a map Set BUR as destination Airport Get more information about Bob Hope Airport
1331.46 miles (50.64 km) ENEChino Airport (CNO)Chino, California, United StatesView Chino Airport on a map Set CNO as destination Airport Get more information about Chino Airport
1432.32 miles (52.01 km) SSWCatalina AirportBuffalo Springs Airport (CIB)Avalon, California, United StatesView Catalina AirportBuffalo Springs Airport on a map Set CIB as destination Airport Get more information about Catalina AirportBuffalo Springs Airport
1533.30 miles (53.59 km) NWVan Nuys Airport (VNY)Van Nuys, California, United StatesView Van Nuys Airport on a map Set VNY as destination Airport Get more information about Van Nuys Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Long Beach Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Long Beach Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,488.62 miles (18,489.09 km) SSEPierrefonds Airport (ZSE)Saint-Pierre, RéunionView Pierrefonds Airport on a map Set ZSE as destination Airport Get more information about Pierrefonds Airport
211,477.27 miles (18,470.82 km) SSESir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport (MRU)Plaisance, MauritiusView Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport on a map Set MRU as destination Airport Get more information about Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport
311,463.33 miles (18,448.39 km) SSERoland Garros Airport (RUN)St Denis, Réunion, FranceView Roland Garros Airport on a map Set RUN as destination Airport Get more information about Roland Garros Airport
411,460.90 miles (18,444.48 km) SSir 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
511,356.52 miles (18,276.50 km) ESETôlanaro Airport (FTU)Tôlanaro, MadagascarView Tôlanaro Airport on a map Set FTU as destination Airport Get more information about Tôlanaro Airport
611,237.83 miles (18,085.49 km) SEMananjary Airport (MNJ)Mananjary, MadagascarView Mananjary Airport on a map Set MNJ as destination Airport Get more information about Mananjary Airport
711,230.57 miles (18,073.81 km) ESEAmpanihy Airport (AMP)Ampanihy, MadagascarView Ampanihy Airport on a map Set AMP as destination Airport Get more information about Ampanihy Airport
811,196.55 miles (18,019.05 km) SEFianarantsoa Airport (WFI)Fianarantsoa, MadagascarView Fianarantsoa Airport on a map Set WFI as destination Airport Get more information about Fianarantsoa Airport
911,106.48 miles (17,874.10 km) SEToamasino Airport (TMM)Toamasina, MadagascarView Toamasino Airport on a map Set TMM as destination Airport Get more information about Toamasino Airport
1011,072.80 miles (17,819.89 km) SEIvato International Airport (TNR)Antananarivo, MadagascarView Ivato International Airport on a map Set TNR as destination Airport Get more information about Ivato International Airport
1111,067.13 miles (17,810.78 km) SEManja Airport (MJA)Manja, Menabe, MadagascarView Manja Airport on a map Set MJA as destination Airport Get more information about Manja Airport
1211,061.46 miles (17,801.65 km) SESainte Marie Airport (SMS)Île Sainte-Marie, MadagascarView Sainte Marie Airport on a map Set SMS as destination Airport Get more information about Sainte Marie Airport
1311,047.99 miles (17,779.97 km) ESEAndavadoaka Airport (DVD)Andavadoaka, Toliara province, Atsimo-Andrefana region, MadagascarView Andavadoaka Airport on a map Set DVD as destination Airport Get more information about Andavadoaka Airport
1411,037.25 miles (17,762.68 km) ESEMorombe Airport (MXM)Morombe, MadagascarView Morombe Airport on a map Set MXM as destination Airport Get more information about Morombe Airport
1511,028.27 miles (17,748.24 km) SEMiandrivazo Airport (ZVA)Miandrivazo, MadagascarView Miandrivazo Airport on a map Set ZVA as destination Airport Get more information about Miandrivazo Airport