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LUR Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: LUR / PALU
Airport Name: Cape Lisburne LRRS Airport
Location: Cape Lisburne, Alaska, United States
GPS Coordinates: 68°52'30"N by 166°6'39"W
Operator/Owner: U.S. Air Force
Airport Type: Military
Elevation: 16 feet (5 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Cape Lisburne LRRS Airport (LUR):

  • Cape Lisburne Airport is a United States Air Force military airstrip.
  • Because of Cape Lisburne LRRS Airport's relatively low elevation of 16 feet, planes can take off or land at Cape Lisburne LRRS 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 Cape Lisburne LRRS Airport (LUR) is Teniente Rodolfo Marsh Airport (TNM), which is located 10,433 miles (16,790 kilometers) away in Villa Las Estrellas, Antarctica.
  • The closest airport to Cape Lisburne LRRS Airport (LUR) is Point Hope Airport (PHO), which is located 40 miles (65 kilometers) SSW of LUR.
  • Cape Lisburne LRRS Airport (LUR) currently has only 1 runway.
  • It is not staffed by any support personnel, and is not open to the public.
  • The airstrip was conducted in 1952 during the construction of the Cape Lisburne Air Force Station.

Map of Nearest Airports from Cape Lisburne LRRS Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Cape Lisburne LRRS Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
140.28 miles (64.82 km) SSWPoint Hope Airport (PHO)Point Hope, Alaska, United StatesView Point Hope Airport on a map Set PHO as destination Airport Get more information about Point Hope Airport
288.05 miles (141.71 km) SSEKivalina Airport (KVL)Kivalina, Alaska, United StatesView Kivalina Airport on a map Set KVL as destination Airport Get more information about Kivalina Airport
396.10 miles (154.65 km) NEPoint Lay LRRS Airport (PIZ)Point Lay, Alaska, United StatesView Point Lay LRRS Airport on a map Set PIZ as destination Airport Get more information about Point Lay LRRS Airport
4121.15 miles (194.97 km) SENoatak Airport (WTK)Noatak, Alaska, United StatesView Noatak Airport on a map Set WTK as destination Airport Get more information about Noatak Airport
5165.06 miles (265.63 km) SERalph Wien Memorial Airport (OTZ)Kotzebue, Alaska, United StatesView Ralph Wien Memorial Airport on a map Set OTZ as destination Airport Get more information about Ralph Wien Memorial Airport
6181.41 miles (291.95 km) SShishmaref Airport (SHH)Shishmaref, Alaska, United StatesView Shishmaref Airport on a map Set SHH as destination Airport Get more information about Shishmaref Airport
7190.17 miles (306.05 km) NEWainwright Airport (AIN)Fort Wainwright, Alaska, United StatesView Wainwright Airport on a map Set AIN as destination Airport Get more information about Wainwright Airport
8194.28 miles (312.66 km) SERobert (Bob) Curtis Memorial Airport (ORV)Noorvik, Alaska, United StatesView Robert (Bob) Curtis Memorial Airport on a map Set ORV as destination Airport Get more information about Robert (Bob) Curtis Memorial Airport
9197.17 miles (317.31 km) SEBob Baker Memorial Airport (IAN)Kiana, Alaska, United StatesView Bob Baker Memorial Airport on a map Set IAN as destination Airport Get more information about Bob Baker Memorial Airport
10213.04 miles (342.85 km) SSEDeering Airport (DRG)Deering, Alaska, United StatesView Deering Airport on a map Set DRG as destination Airport Get more information about Deering Airport
11224.34 miles (361.05 km) SESelawik Airport (WLK)Selawik, Alaska, United StatesView Selawik Airport on a map Set WLK as destination Airport Get more information about Selawik Airport
12228.20 miles (367.25 km) SSWDiomede Heliport (FAA: DM2) (DIO)Diomede, Alaska, United StatesView Diomede Heliport (FAA: DM2) on a map Set DIO as destination Airport Get more information about Diomede Heliport (FAA: DM2)
13230.86 miles (371.54 km) SSWWales Airport (WAA)Wales, Alaska, United StatesView Wales Airport on a map Set WAA as destination Airport Get more information about Wales Airport
14233.88 miles (376.39 km) SSWTin City LRRS Airport (TNC)Tin City, Alaska, United StatesView Tin City LRRS Airport on a map Set TNC as destination Airport Get more information about Tin City LRRS Airport
15235.23 miles (378.56 km) ENEAtqasuk Edward Burnell Sr. Memorial Airport (ATK)Atqasuk, Alaska, United StatesView Atqasuk Edward Burnell Sr. Memorial Airport on a map Set ATK as destination Airport Get more information about Atqasuk Edward Burnell Sr. Memorial Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Cape Lisburne LRRS Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Cape Lisburne LRRS Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
110,432.73 miles (16,789.80 km) ESETeniente Rodolfo Marsh Airport (TNM)Villa Las Estrellas, AntarcticaView Teniente Rodolfo Marsh Airport on a map Set TNM as destination Airport Get more information about Teniente Rodolfo Marsh Airport
210,018.09 miles (16,122.51 km) SCape Town International Airport (CPT)Cape Town, South AfricaView Cape Town International Airport on a map Set CPT as destination Airport Get more information about Cape Town International Airport
310,005.04 miles (16,101.51 km) SSWGeorge Airport (GRJ)George, South AfricaView George Airport on a map Set GRJ as destination Airport Get more information about George Airport
49,983.32 miles (16,066.55 km) SSWPort Elizabeth International Airport (PLZ)Port Elizabeth, South AfricaView Port Elizabeth International Airport on a map Set PLZ as destination Airport Get more information about Port Elizabeth International Airport
59,944.21 miles (16,003.62 km) SSWPort Alfred Airport (AFD)Port Alfred, South AfricaView Port Alfred Airport on a map Set AFD as destination Airport Get more information about Port Alfred Airport
69,903.72 miles (15,938.45 km) EPort Stanley Airport (PSY)Stanley, Falkland Islands, United KingdomView Port Stanley Airport on a map Set PSY as destination Airport Get more information about Port Stanley Airport
79,901.01 miles (15,934.09 km) SSWEast London Airport (ELS)East London, South AfricaView East London Airport on a map Set ELS as destination Airport Get more information about East London Airport
89,895.06 miles (15,924.52 km) ERAF Mount Pleasant (MPN)Falkland IslandsView RAF Mount Pleasant on a map Set MPN as destination Airport Get more information about RAF Mount Pleasant
99,829.60 miles (15,819.18 km) ESEUshuaia International Airport (USH)Ushuaia, Tierra del Fuego, ArgentinaView Ushuaia International Airport on a map Set USH as destination Airport Get more information about Ushuaia International Airport
109,791.95 miles (15,758.58 km) SSWMthatha Airport (UTT)Mthatha, South AfricaView Mthatha Airport on a map Set UTT as destination Airport Get more information about Mthatha Airport
119,782.38 miles (15,743.17 km) ESEHermes Quijada International Airport (RGA)Río Grande, Tierra del Fuego, ArgentinaView Hermes Quijada International Airport on a map Set RGA as destination Airport Get more information about Hermes Quijada International Airport
129,729.77 miles (15,658.51 km) SSWMargate Airport (MGH)Margate, KwaZulu-Natal, South AfricaView Margate Airport on a map Set MGH as destination Airport Get more information about Margate Airport
139,725.85 miles (15,652.20 km) SKleinsee Airport (KLZ)Kleinzee, South AfricaView Kleinsee Airport on a map Set KLZ as destination Airport Get more information about Kleinsee Airport
149,693.96 miles (15,600.88 km) SAggeneys Airport (AGZ)Aggeneys, South AfricaView Aggeneys Airport on a map Set AGZ as destination Airport Get more information about Aggeneys Airport
159,693.96 miles (15,600.88 km) SWild Coast Sun Airport (MZF)Mzamba, South AfricaView Wild Coast Sun Airport on a map Set MZF as destination Airport Get more information about Wild Coast Sun Airport