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LAL Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: LAL / KLAL
Airport Names:
  1. Lakeland Linder Regional Airport
  2. Drane Field
Location: Lakeland, Florida, United States
GPS Coordinates: 27°59'20"N by 82°1'6"W
Area Served: Lakeland, Florida
Operator/Owner: City of Lakeland
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 142 feet (43 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Lakeland Linder Regional Airport (LAL):

  • Because of Lakeland Linder Regional Airport's relatively low elevation of 142 feet, planes can take off or land at Lakeland Linder Regional 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.
  • Lakeland Linder Regional Airport (LAL) has 2 runways.
  • In addition to being known as "Lakeland Linder Regional Airport", another name for LAL is "Drane Field".
  • The closest airport to Lakeland Linder Regional Airport (LAL) is Bartow Municipal Airport (BOW), which is located only 15 miles (24 kilometers) ESE of LAL.
  • The Lakeland VORTAC is physically located on the airfield and all runways have high intensity runway lighting and P4L precision approach path indicator systems.
  • PilotMall.com Inc., headquarters is located on the airport on the SUN 'n FUN campus on the south side of the field.
  • The furthest airport from Lakeland Linder Regional Airport (LAL) is Shark Bay Airport (MJK), which is located 11,466 miles (18,453 kilometers) away in Monkey Mia, Western Australia, Australia.
  • However by the early 1950s, the number of military aircraft available for conversion to commercial use dwindled and most of the surplus parts & equipment it contracted to sell were obsolete & had no market.
  • The airport hosts corporate flight operations for the respective national headquarters of the Publix supermarket corporation, its associated PECU Insurance Agency, LLC, and the Watkins Motor Line trucking corporation.

Map of Nearest Airports from Lakeland Linder Regional Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Lakeland Linder Regional Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
114.70 miles (23.66 km) ESEBartow Municipal Airport (BOW)Bartow, Florida, United StatesView Bartow Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Bartow Municipal Airport Set BOW as destination Airport Get more information about Bartow Municipal Airport
216.97 miles (27.30 km) ENEWinter Haven's Gilbert Airport (GIF)Winter Haven, Florida, United StatesView Winter Haven's Gilbert Airport on a map View satellite image of Winter Haven's Gilbert Airport Set GIF as destination Airport Get more information about Winter Haven's Gilbert Airport
318.52 miles (29.81 km) NNWZephyrhills Municipal Airport (ZPH)Zephyrhills, Florida, United StatesView Zephyrhills Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Zephyrhills Municipal Airport Set ZPH as destination Airport Get more information about Zephyrhills Municipal Airport
426.76 miles (43.07 km) WPeter O. Knight Airport (TPF)Tampa, Florida, United StatesView Peter O. Knight Airport on a map View satellite image of Peter O. Knight Airport Set TPF as destination Airport Get more information about Peter O. Knight Airport
531.42 miles (50.56 km) WTampa International Airport (TPA)Tampa, Florida, United StatesView Tampa International Airport on a map View satellite image of Tampa International Airport Set TPA as destination Airport Get more information about Tampa International Airport
632.16 miles (51.75 km) WSWMacDill Air Force Base (MCF)Tampa, Florida, United StatesView MacDill Air Force Base on a map View satellite image of MacDill Air Force Base Set MCF as destination Airport Get more information about MacDill Air Force Base
739.35 miles (63.32 km) NEWalt Disney World Airport (DWS)Walt Disney World / Orlando, Florida, United States [1]View Walt Disney World Airport on a map View satellite image of Walt Disney World Airport Set DWS as destination Airport Get more information about Walt Disney World Airport
840.25 miles (64.77 km) WSWAlbert Whitted Airport (SPG)St. Petersburg, Florida, United StatesView Albert Whitted Airport on a map View satellite image of Albert Whitted Airport Set SPG as destination Airport Get more information about Albert Whitted Airport
940.62 miles (65.38 km) SEAvon Park Executive Airport (AVO)Avon Park, Florida, United StatesView Avon Park Executive Airport on a map View satellite image of Avon Park Executive Airport Set AVO as destination Airport Get more information about Avon Park Executive Airport
1041.07 miles (66.10 km) ENEKissimmee Gateway Airport (ISM)Orlando, Florida, United StatesView Kissimmee Gateway Airport on a map View satellite image of Kissimmee Gateway Airport Set ISM as destination Airport Get more information about Kissimmee Gateway Airport
1141.19 miles (66.28 km) WSt. Pete–Clearwater International Airport (PIE)Pinellas County, Florida (near St. Petersburg and Clearwater), United StatesView St. Pete–Clearwater International Airport on a map View satellite image of St. Pete–Clearwater International Airport Set PIE as destination Airport Get more information about St. Pete–Clearwater International Airport
1245.16 miles (72.68 km) WClearwater Air Park (CLW)Clearwater, Florida, United StatesView Clearwater Air Park on a map View satellite image of Clearwater Air Park Set CLW as destination Airport Get more information about Clearwater Air Park
1352.49 miles (84.47 km) SWSarasota–Bradenton International Airport (SRQ)Sarasota, Florida (near Bradenton), United StatesView Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport on a map View satellite image of Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport Set SRQ as destination Airport Get more information about Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport
1452.86 miles (85.06 km) NEOrlando International Airport (MCO)Orlando, Florida, United StatesView Orlando International Airport on a map View satellite image of Orlando International Airport Set MCO as destination Airport Get more information about Orlando International Airport
1555.35 miles (89.08 km) SESebring Regional Airport (SEF)Sebring, Florida, United StatesView Sebring Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Sebring Regional Airport Set SEF as destination Airport Get more information about Sebring Regional Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Lakeland Linder Regional Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Lakeland Linder Regional Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,466.06 miles (18,452.79 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
211,443.34 miles (18,416.23 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
311,442.76 miles (18,415.30 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
411,419.46 miles (18,377.79 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
511,395.19 miles (18,338.74 km) WSWJurien 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
611,369.70 miles (18,297.72 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
711,354.74 miles (18,273.64 km) WSWRAAF Learmonth (LEA)Exmouth, Western Australia, AustraliaView RAAF Learmonth on a map View satellite image of RAAF Learmonth Set LEA as destination Airport Get more information about RAAF Learmonth
811,351.51 miles (18,268.43 km) WSWRottnest 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
911,344.42 miles (18,257.03 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
1011,342.58 miles (18,254.06 km) SCocos (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
1111,340.24 miles (18,250.29 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
1211,332.77 miles (18,238.28 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
1311,330.72 miles (18,234.98 km) WSWJandakot 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
1411,327.63 miles (18,230.01 km) WSWPerth 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
1511,323.13 miles (18,222.76 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