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LRD Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: LRD / KLRD
Airport Name: Laredo International Airport
Location: Laredo, Texas, United States
GPS Coordinates: 27°32'38"N by 99°27'42"W
Area Served: Laredo, Texas
Operator/Owner: City of Laredo
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 508 feet (155 meters)
# of Runways: 3
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Facts about Laredo International Airport (LRD):

  • The Laredo International Airport was used by the United States Army Air Forces during World War II as Laredo Army Airfield, and by the United States Air Force as Laredo Air Force Base during the Cold War as a pilot training base with T-33 Shooting Star and later T-37 Tweet and T-38 Talon aircraft.
  • The furthest airport from Laredo International Airport (LRD) is Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport (RRG), which is located 11,226 miles (18,066 kilometers) away in Rodrigues Island, Mauritius.
  • At the entrance to the airport is the statue "Among Friends There Are No Borders", designed by Armando Hinojosa of Laredo, which depicts a South Texas vaquero and a Mexican charro sharing a campfire.
  • Laredo International Airport (LRD) has 3 runways.
  • There is one, two-floor terminal at the Laredo International Airport.
  • Because of Laredo International Airport's relatively low elevation of 508 feet, planes can take off or land at Laredo 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 Laredo International Airport (LRD) is Quetzalcóatl International Airport (NLD), which is located only 10 miles (15 kilometers) SW of LRD.
  • The airport is served by four commercial airlines.

Map of Nearest Airports from Laredo International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Laredo International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
19.61 miles (15.46 km) SWQuetzalcóatl International Airport (NLD)Nuevo Laredo, MexicoView Quetzalcóatl International Airport on a map View satellite image of Quetzalcóatl International Airport Set NLD as destination Airport Get more information about Quetzalcóatl International Airport
264.79 miles (104.27 km) NNECotulla–La Salle County Airport (COT)Cotulla, Texas, United StatesView Cotulla–La Salle County Airport on a map View satellite image of Cotulla–La Salle County Airport Set COT as destination Airport Get more information about Cotulla–La Salle County Airport
388.86 miles (143.01 km) EAlice International Airport (ALI)Alice, Texas, United StatesView Alice International Airport on a map View satellite image of Alice International Airport Set ALI as destination Airport Get more information about Alice International Airport
499.44 miles (160.03 km) NWPiedras Negras International Airport (PDS)Piedras Negras, Coahuila, MexicoView Piedras Negras International Airport on a map View satellite image of Piedras Negras International Airport Set PDS as destination Airport Get more information about Piedras Negras International Airport
5101.25 miles (162.95 km) ENaval Air Station Kingsville (NQI)Kingsville, Texas, United StatesView Naval Air Station Kingsville on a map View satellite image of Naval Air Station Kingsville Set NQI as destination Airport Get more information about Naval Air Station Kingsville
6116.48 miles (187.46 km) NGarner Field (UVA)Uvalde, Texas, United StatesView Garner Field on a map View satellite image of Garner Field Set UVA as destination Airport Get more information about Garner Field
7120.90 miles (194.57 km) SEMcAllen Miller International Airport (MFE)McAllen, Texas, United StatesView McAllen Miller International Airport on a map View satellite image of McAllen Miller International Airport Set MFE as destination Airport Get more information about McAllen Miller International Airport
8121.00 miles (194.73 km) ECorpus Christi International Airport (CRP)Corpus Christi, Texas, United StatesView Corpus Christi International Airport on a map View satellite image of Corpus Christi International Airport Set CRP as destination Airport Get more information about Corpus Christi International Airport
9126.61 miles (203.75 km) NSouth Texas Regional Airport at Hondo (HDO)Hondo, Texas, United StatesView South Texas Regional Airport at Hondo on a map View satellite image of South Texas Regional Airport at Hondo Set HDO as destination Airport Get more information about South Texas Regional Airport at Hondo
10128.32 miles (206.51 km) SSWGeneral Mariano Escobedo International Airport (MTY)Monterrey, Nuevo León, MexicoView General Mariano Escobedo International Airport on a map View satellite image of General Mariano Escobedo International Airport Set MTY as destination Airport Get more information about General Mariano Escobedo International Airport
11129.88 miles (209.02 km) WSWVenustiano Carranza International Airport (LOV)Monclova, Coahuila, MexicoView Venustiano Carranza International Airport on a map View satellite image of Venustiano Carranza International Airport Set LOV as destination Airport Get more information about Venustiano Carranza International Airport
12130.52 miles (210.05 km) SEGeneral Lucio Blanco International Airport (REX)Reynosa, MexicoView General Lucio Blanco International Airport on a map View satellite image of General Lucio Blanco International Airport Set REX as destination Airport Get more information about General Lucio Blanco International Airport
13133.28 miles (214.49 km) ENaval Air Station Corpus Christi (NGP)Corpus Christi, Texas, United StatesView Naval Air Station Corpus Christi on a map View satellite image of Naval Air Station Corpus Christi Set NGP as destination Airport Get more information about Naval Air Station Corpus Christi
14137.73 miles (221.65 km) NNEStinson Municipal Airport (SSF)San Antonio, Texas, United StatesView Stinson Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Stinson Municipal Airport Set SSF as destination Airport Get more information about Stinson Municipal Airport
15137.94 miles (221.99 km) NNELackland Air Force Base Joint Base San Antonio (SKF)San Antonio, Texas, United StatesView Lackland Air Force Base Joint Base San Antonio on a map View satellite image of Lackland Air Force Base Joint Base San Antonio Set SKF as destination Airport Get more information about Lackland Air Force Base Joint Base San Antonio

Map of Furthest Airports from Laredo International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Laredo International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,225.58 miles (18,065.77 km) ESESir Gaëtan Duval Airport (RRG)Rodrigues Island, MauritiusView Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport on a map View satellite image of Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport Set RRG as destination Airport Get more information about Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport
210,941.41 miles (17,608.45 km) SWCocos (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
310,915.52 miles (17,566.79 km) ESESir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport (MRU)Plaisance, MauritiusView Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport on a map View satellite image of Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport Set MRU as destination Airport Get more information about Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport
410,802.95 miles (17,385.61 km) EPierrefonds Airport (ZSE)Saint-Pierre, RéunionView Pierrefonds Airport on a map View satellite image of Pierrefonds Airport Set ZSE as destination Airport Get more information about Pierrefonds Airport
510,797.86 miles (17,377.43 km) ERoland Garros Airport (RUN)St Denis, Réunion, FranceView Roland Garros Airport on a map View satellite image of Roland Garros Airport Set RUN as destination Airport Get more information about Roland Garros Airport
610,497.00 miles (16,893.23 km) SSEFuvahmulah Airport (FVM)Fuvahmulah, MaldivesView Fuvahmulah Airport on a map View satellite image of Fuvahmulah Airport Set FVM as destination Airport Get more information about Fuvahmulah Airport
710,436.34 miles (16,795.61 km) SSEKaadedhdhoo Airport (KDM)Kaadedhdhoo Island, Gaafu Dhaalu Atoll, MaldivesView Kaadedhdhoo Airport on a map View satellite image of Kaadedhdhoo Airport Set KDM as destination Airport Get more information about Kaadedhdhoo Airport
810,421.14 miles (16,771.16 km) WSWChristmas Island Airport (XCH)Christmas Island, AustraliaView Christmas Island Airport on a map View satellite image of Christmas Island Airport Set XCH as destination Airport Get more information about Christmas Island Airport
910,400.60 miles (16,738.10 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
1010,380.70 miles (16,706.07 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
1110,378.88 miles (16,703.15 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
1210,370.86 miles (16,690.24 km) EMananjary Airport (MNJ)Mananjary, MadagascarView Mananjary Airport on a map View satellite image of Mananjary Airport Set MNJ as destination Airport Get more information about Mananjary Airport
1310,360.91 miles (16,674.23 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
1410,355.87 miles (16,666.12 km) ESEToamasino Airport (TMM)Toamasina, MadagascarView Toamasino Airport on a map View satellite image of Toamasino Airport Set TMM as destination Airport Get more information about Toamasino Airport
1510,355.57 miles (16,665.64 km) ETôlanaro Airport (FTU)Tôlanaro, MadagascarView Tôlanaro Airport on a map View satellite image of Tôlanaro Airport Set FTU as destination Airport Get more information about Tôlanaro Airport