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LSF Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: LSF / KLSF
Airport Name: Lawson Army Airfield (Fort Benning)
Location: Fort Benning, Columbus, Georgia, United States
GPS Coordinates: 32°20'13"N by 84°59'29"W
Operator/Owner: United States Army
Airport Type: Military
Elevation: 232 feet (71 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Lawson Army Airfield (Fort Benning) (LSF):

  • In August 1931, the Army named the airfield in honor of Capt.
  • The furthest airport from Lawson Army Airfield (Fort Benning) (LSF) is Margaret River Airport (MGV), which is located 11,271 miles (18,139 kilometers) away in Margaret River, Western Australia, Australia.
  • During 1941, as the Army Air Corps transitioned to the U.S.
  • In 1954, the Air Force turned Lawson over to the Army, and it has operated continually since that time as Lawson Army Airfield.
  • Lawson Army Airfield (Fort Benning) (LSF) currently has only 1 runway.
  • The closest airport to Lawson Army Airfield (Fort Benning) (LSF) is Columbus Metropolitan Airport (CSG), which is located only 13 miles (21 kilometers) NNE of LSF.
  • Because of Lawson Army Airfield (Fort Benning)'s relatively low elevation of 232 feet, planes can take off or land at Lawson Army Airfield (Fort Benning) 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.

Map of Nearest Airports from Lawson Army Airfield (Fort Benning):

List of Nearest Airports from Lawson Army Airfield (Fort Benning):

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112.75 miles (20.52 km) NNEColumbus Metropolitan Airport (CSG)Columbus, Georgia, United StatesView Columbus Metropolitan Airport on a map View satellite image of Columbus Metropolitan Airport Set CSG as destination Airport Get more information about Columbus Metropolitan Airport
227.85 miles (44.81 km) SSWWeedon Field (EUF)Eufaula, Alabama, United StatesView Weedon Field on a map View satellite image of Weedon Field Set EUF as destination Airport Get more information about Weedon Field
332.15 miles (51.74 km) NWAuburn University Regional Airport (AUO)Auburn, Alabama, United StatesView Auburn University Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Auburn University Regional Airport Set AUO as destination Airport Get more information about Auburn University Regional Airport
446.65 miles (75.07 km) NLaGrange-Callaway Airport (LGC)LaGrange, Georgia, United StatesView LaGrange-Callaway Airport on a map View satellite image of LaGrange-Callaway Airport Set LGC as destination Airport Get more information about LaGrange-Callaway Airport
546.97 miles (75.59 km) WNWSharpe FieldTuskegee Army Airfield (TGE)Tuskegee, Alabama, United StatesView Sharpe FieldTuskegee Army Airfield on a map View satellite image of Sharpe FieldTuskegee Army Airfield Set TGE as destination Airport Get more information about Sharpe FieldTuskegee Army Airfield
668.23 miles (109.80 km) WSWTroy Municipal Airport (TOI)Troy, Alabama, United StatesView Troy Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Troy Municipal Airport Set TOI as destination Airport Get more information about Troy Municipal Airport
769.20 miles (111.37 km) NWThomas C. Russell Field (ALX)Alexander City, Alabama, United StatesView Thomas C. Russell Field on a map View satellite image of Thomas C. Russell Field Set ALX as destination Airport Get more information about Thomas C. Russell Field
872.47 miles (116.62 km) SESouthwest Georgia Regional Airport (ABY)Albany, Georgia, United StatesView Southwest Georgia Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Southwest Georgia Regional Airport Set ABY as destination Airport Get more information about Southwest Georgia Regional Airport
975.18 miles (120.99 km) SSWDothan Regional Airport (DHN)Dothan, Alabama, United StatesView Dothan Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Dothan Regional Airport Set DHN as destination Airport Get more information about Dothan Regional Airport
1078.76 miles (126.76 km) SSWHanchey Army Heliport (AHP) (HEY)Fort Rucker, Dale County, Alabama, United StatesView Hanchey Army Heliport (AHP) on a map View satellite image of Hanchey Army Heliport (AHP) Set HEY as destination Airport Get more information about Hanchey Army Heliport (AHP)
1180.08 miles (128.87 km) WMaxwell Air Force Base (MXF)Montgomery, Alabama, United StatesView Maxwell Air Force Base on a map View satellite image of Maxwell Air Force Base Set MXF as destination Airport Get more information about Maxwell Air Force Base
1281.15 miles (130.60 km) SSWLowe Army Heliport (AHP) (LOR)Fort Rucker / Ozark, Alabama, United StatesView Lowe Army Heliport (AHP) on a map View satellite image of Lowe Army Heliport (AHP) Set LOR as destination Airport Get more information about Lowe Army Heliport (AHP)
1381.93 miles (131.85 km) WMontgomery Regional Airport (MGM)Montgomery, Alabama, United StatesView Montgomery Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Montgomery Regional Airport Set MGM as destination Airport Get more information about Montgomery Regional Airport
1481.97 miles (131.92 km) ENEMiddle Georgia Regional Airport (MCN)Macon, Georgia, United StatesView Middle Georgia Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Middle Georgia Regional Airport Set MCN as destination Airport Get more information about Middle Georgia Regional Airport
1584.21 miles (135.53 km) ENERobins Air Force Base (WRB)Warner Robins, Georgia, United StatesView Robins Air Force Base on a map View satellite image of Robins Air Force Base Set WRB as destination Airport Get more information about Robins Air Force Base

Map of Furthest Airports from Lawson Army Airfield (Fort Benning):

List of Furthest Airports from Lawson Army Airfield (Fort Benning):

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,271.01 miles (18,138.89 km) WMargaret 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
211,253.58 miles (18,110.84 km) WBusselton 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
311,247.01 miles (18,100.27 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
411,243.07 miles (18,093.92 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
511,241.45 miles (18,091.32 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
611,237.67 miles (18,085.24 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
711,237.02 miles (18,084.19 km) WBunbury 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
811,232.94 miles (18,077.61 km) WSWShark 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
911,218.52 miles (18,054.41 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
1011,212.27 miles (18,044.35 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
1111,211.46 miles (18,043.06 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
1211,195.42 miles (18,017.24 km) WSWCarnarvon 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
1311,187.94 miles (18,005.21 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
1411,172.76 miles (17,980.76 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
1511,124.05 miles (17,902.37 km) WKatanning 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