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LAN Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: LAN / KLAN
Airport Name: Capital Region International Airport
Location: Lansing, Michigan, United States
GPS Coordinates: 42°46'43"N by 84°35'10"W
Area Served: Lansing, Michigan
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 861 feet (262 meters)
# of Runways: 3
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Facts about Capital Region International Airport (LAN):

  • Capital Region International Airport (LAN) has 3 runways.
  • In July 2011 Eastern Michigan University announced that its flight-training program would begin operating out of the Lansing airport in September, coinciding with the elimination of Lansing Community College's aviation flight program.
  • The dedication of Capital City Airport was held on the weekend of July 14–15, 1928, and attended by 70,000 people, including arctic explorer George Hubert Wilkins and aviator Carl Eielson.
  • The closest airport to Capital Region International Airport (LAN) is Jackson County Airport (JXN), which is located 36 miles (59 kilometers) S of LAN.
  • Because of Capital Region International Airport's relatively low elevation of 861 feet, planes can take off or land at Capital Region 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 furthest airport from Capital Region International Airport (LAN) is Margaret River Airport (MGV), which is located 11,212 miles (18,044 kilometers) away in Margaret River, Western Australia, Australia.
  • In 1980 a 5,300 square feet airport fire station was built.
  • In January 2008 Capital Region International Airport was designated as an International Port of Entry into the United States, with Customs and Border Protection officers on duty to process international passengers and air freight.

Map of Nearest Airports from Capital Region International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Capital Region International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
136.36 miles (58.52 km) SJackson County Airport (JXN)Jackson, Michigan, United StatesView Jackson County Airport on a map View satellite image of Jackson County Airport Set JXN as destination Airport Get more information about Jackson County Airport
237.91 miles (61.01 km) NGratiot Community Airport (AMN)Alma, Michigan, United StatesView Gratiot Community Airport on a map View satellite image of Gratiot Community Airport Set AMN as destination Airport Get more information about Gratiot Community Airport
344.58 miles (71.74 km) ENEBishop International Airport (FNT)Flint, Michigan, United StatesView Bishop International Airport on a map View satellite image of Bishop International Airport Set FNT as destination Airport Get more information about Bishop International Airport
446.97 miles (75.60 km) SWW. K. Kellogg Airport (BTL)Battle Creek, Michigan, United StatesView W. K. Kellogg Airport on a map View satellite image of W. K. Kellogg Airport Set BTL as destination Airport Get more information about W. K. Kellogg Airport
547.98 miles (77.22 km) WGerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR)Grand Rapids, Michigan, United StatesView Gerald R. Ford International Airport on a map View satellite image of Gerald R. Ford International Airport Set GRR as destination Airport Get more information about Gerald R. Ford International Airport
657.51 miles (92.55 km) SEAnn Arbor Municipal Airport (ARB)Ann Arbor, Michigan, United StatesView Ann Arbor Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Ann Arbor Municipal Airport Set ARB as destination Airport Get more information about Ann Arbor Municipal Airport
758.02 miles (93.38 km) NNEMBS International Airport (MBS)Midland/Bay City/Saginaw, Michigan, United StatesView MBS International Airport on a map View satellite image of MBS International Airport Set MBS as destination Airport Get more information about MBS International Airport
858.74 miles (94.54 km) NMount Pleasant Municipal Airport (MOP)Mount Pleasant, Michigan, United StatesView Mount Pleasant Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Mount Pleasant Municipal Airport Set MOP as destination Airport Get more information about Mount Pleasant Municipal Airport
959.69 miles (96.07 km) EOakland County International Airport (PTK)Waterford, Michigan, United StatesView Oakland County International Airport on a map View satellite image of Oakland County International Airport Set PTK as destination Airport Get more information about Oakland County International Airport
1061.89 miles (99.60 km) SWKalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport (AZO)Kalamazoo/Battle Creek, Michigan, United StatesView Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport on a map View satellite image of Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport Set AZO as destination Airport Get more information about Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport
1165.48 miles (105.38 km) SEWillow Run Airport (YIP) (YIP)Detroit, Michigan, United StatesView Willow Run Airport (YIP) on a map View satellite image of Willow Run Airport (YIP) Set YIP as destination Airport Get more information about Willow Run Airport (YIP)
1268.09 miles (109.59 km) SSELenawee County Airport (ADG)Adrian, Michigan, United StatesView Lenawee County Airport on a map View satellite image of Lenawee County Airport Set ADG as destination Airport Get more information about Lenawee County Airport
1373.99 miles (119.08 km) ESEDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW)Romulus (near Detroit), Michigan, United StatesView Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport on a map View satellite image of Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport Set DTW as destination Airport Get more information about Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport
1479.91 miles (128.60 km) WPark Township Airport (HLM)Holland, Michigan, United StatesView Park Township Airport on a map View satellite image of Park Township Airport Set HLM as destination Airport Get more information about Park Township Airport
1579.92 miles (128.62 km) NWRoben-Hood Airport (WBR)Big Rapids, Michigan, United StatesView Roben-Hood Airport on a map View satellite image of Roben-Hood Airport Set WBR as destination Airport Get more information about Roben-Hood Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Capital Region International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Capital Region International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,211.79 miles (18,043.58 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
211,187.99 miles (18,005.28 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
311,176.15 miles (17,986.22 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
411,162.50 miles (17,964.26 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
511,121.20 miles (17,897.79 km) WSWAlbany 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
611,110.18 miles (17,880.05 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
711,098.76 miles (17,861.68 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
811,087.98 miles (17,844.32 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
911,082.34 miles (17,835.26 km) WSWKatanning 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
1011,052.91 miles (17,787.90 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
1110,993.19 miles (17,691.79 km) SWGeraldton 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
1210,958.20 miles (17,635.47 km) WSWMorawa 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
1310,954.23 miles (17,629.08 km) SWKalbarri 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
1410,943.39 miles (17,611.63 km) SWMullewa 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
1510,883.32 miles (17,514.97 km) SWShark 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