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MAC Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: MAC / KMAC
Airport Name: Macon Downtown Airport Herbert Smart Downtown Airport
Location: Macon, Georgia, United States
GPS Coordinates: 32°49'19"N by 83°33'42"W
Area Served: Macon, Georgia
Operator/Owner: City of Macon
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 437 feet (133 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Macon Downtown Airport Herbert Smart Downtown Airport (MAC):

  • Air Operations companies were equipped and taught to use smoke pots, tear gas, chemical trailers, trucks, blasting caps, and how to fill aircraft spray tanks.
  • Macon Downtown Airport has its origins beginning in World War I as "Camp Wheeler".
  • The furthest airport from Macon Downtown Airport Herbert Smart Downtown Airport (MAC) is Margaret River Airport (MGV), which is located 11,359 miles (18,280 kilometers) away in Margaret River, Western Australia, Australia.
  • On January 7, 1942, the City of Macon leased the airport's 296 acres to the Army for the duration, the name of the facility being changed to Macon Army Air Base, although the facility was also known as "Smart Field".
  • During the early 1980s, the City considered closing Smart and turning the property into an industrial park.
  • The closest airport to Macon Downtown Airport Herbert Smart Downtown Airport (MAC) is Middle Georgia Regional Airport (MCN), which is located only 10 miles (17 kilometers) SSW of MAC.
  • Macon Downtown Airport Herbert Smart Downtown Airport (MAC) has 2 runways.
  • Because of Macon Downtown Airport Herbert Smart Downtown Airport's relatively low elevation of 437 feet, planes can take off or land at Macon Downtown Airport Herbert Smart Downtown 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.

Map of Nearest Airports from Macon Downtown Airport Herbert Smart Downtown Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Macon Downtown Airport Herbert Smart Downtown Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
110.28 miles (16.54 km) SSWMiddle Georgia Regional Airport (MCN)Macon, Georgia, United StatesView Middle Georgia Regional Airport on a map Set MCN as destination Airport Get more information about Middle Georgia Regional Airport
212.71 miles (20.45 km) SRobins Air Force Base (WRB)Warner Robins, Georgia, United StatesView Robins Air Force Base on a map Set WRB as destination Airport Get more information about Robins Air Force Base
329.52 miles (47.50 km) NEBaldwin County Airport (MLJ)Milledgeville, Georgia, United StatesView Baldwin County Airport on a map Set MLJ as destination Airport Get more information about Baldwin County Airport
437.97 miles (61.10 km) ESEW. H. 'Bud' Barron Airport (DBN)Dublin, Georgia, United StatesView W. H. 'Bud' Barron Airport on a map Set DBN as destination Airport Get more information about W. H. 'Bud' Barron Airport
563.99 miles (102.98 km) SETelfair-Wheeler Airport (MQW)McRae, Georgia, United StatesView Telfair-Wheeler Airport on a map Set MQW as destination Airport Get more information about Telfair-Wheeler Airport
671.25 miles (114.66 km) NWMorris Army Airfield (Fort Gillem) (FOP)Fort Gillem, Forest Park, Georgia, USAView Morris Army Airfield (Fort Gillem) on a map Set FOP as destination Airport Get more information about Morris Army Airfield (Fort Gillem)
775.31 miles (121.21 km) NWHartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL)Atlanta, Georgia, United StatesView Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport on a map Set ATL as destination Airport Get more information about Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport
879.00 miles (127.14 km) NAthens Ben Epps Airport (AHN)Athens, Georgia, United StatesView Athens Ben Epps Airport on a map Set AHN as destination Airport Get more information about Athens Ben Epps Airport
980.42 miles (129.42 km) NBarrow County Airport (WDR)Winder, Georgia, United StatesView Barrow County Airport on a map Set WDR as destination Airport Get more information about Barrow County Airport
1081.89 miles (131.79 km) ESEVidalia Regional AirportVidalia-Lyons Army Airfield (VDI)Vidalia, Georgia, United StatesView Vidalia Regional AirportVidalia-Lyons Army Airfield on a map Set VDI as destination Airport Get more information about Vidalia Regional AirportVidalia-Lyons Army Airfield
1182.83 miles (133.30 km) WSWColumbus Metropolitan Airport (CSG)Columbus, Georgia, United StatesView Columbus Metropolitan Airport on a map Set CSG as destination Airport Get more information about Columbus Metropolitan Airport
1284.38 miles (135.80 km) NNWDeKalb–Peachtree Airport (PDK)Atlanta, Georgia, United StatesView DeKalb–Peachtree Airport on a map Set PDK as destination Airport Get more information about DeKalb–Peachtree Airport
1386.26 miles (138.83 km) NWFulton County Airport (FTY)Atlanta, Georgia, United StatesView Fulton County Airport on a map Set FTY as destination Airport Get more information about Fulton County Airport
1488.56 miles (142.52 km) WLaGrange-Callaway Airport (LGC)LaGrange, Georgia, United StatesView LaGrange-Callaway Airport on a map Set LGC as destination Airport Get more information about LaGrange-Callaway Airport
1589.72 miles (144.38 km) WSWLawson Army Airfield (Fort Benning) (LSF)Fort Benning, Columbus, Georgia, United StatesView Lawson Army Airfield (Fort Benning) on a map Set LSF as destination Airport Get more information about Lawson Army Airfield (Fort Benning)

Map of Furthest Airports from Macon Downtown Airport Herbert Smart Downtown Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Macon Downtown Airport Herbert Smart Downtown Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,358.81 miles (18,280.18 km) WMargaret River Airport (MGV)Margaret River, Western Australia, AustraliaView Margaret River Airport on a map Set MGV as destination Airport Get more information about Margaret River Airport
211,341.09 miles (18,251.68 km) WBusselton Regional Airport (BQB)Busselton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Busselton Regional Airport on a map Set BQB as destination Airport Get more information about Busselton Regional Airport
311,328.55 miles (18,231.48 km) WJurien Bay Airport (JUR)Jurien Bay, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jurien Bay Airport on a map Set JUR as destination Airport Get more information about Jurien Bay Airport
411,324.16 miles (18,224.42 km) WBunbury Airport (BUY)Bunbury, Western Australia, AustraliaView Bunbury Airport on a map Set BUY as destination Airport Get more information about Bunbury Airport
511,322.72 miles (18,222.11 km) WRottnest Airport (RTS)Rottnest Island, Western Australia, AustraliaView Rottnest Airport on a map Set RTS as destination Airport Get more information about Rottnest Airport
611,319.14 miles (18,216.35 km) WGeraldton Airport (GET)Geraldton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Geraldton Airport on a map Set GET as destination Airport Get more information about Geraldton Airport
711,317.37 miles (18,213.50 km) WSWKalbarri Airport (KAX)Kalbarri, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kalbarri Airport on a map Set KAX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalbarri Airport
811,303.78 miles (18,191.63 km) WJandakot Airport (JAD)Jandakot, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jandakot Airport on a map Set JAD as destination Airport Get more information about Jandakot Airport
911,301.04 miles (18,187.22 km) WSWShark Bay Airport (MJK)Monkey Mia, Western Australia, AustraliaView Shark Bay Airport on a map Set MJK as destination Airport Get more information about Shark Bay Airport
1011,299.62 miles (18,184.93 km) WManjimup Airport (MJP)Manjimup, Western Australia, AustraliaView Manjimup Airport on a map Set MJP as destination Airport Get more information about Manjimup Airport
1111,297.29 miles (18,181.17 km) WPerth Airport (PER)Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaView Perth Airport on a map Set PER as destination Airport Get more information about Perth Airport
1211,265.41 miles (18,129.88 km) WMullewa Airport (MXU)Mullewa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Mullewa Airport on a map Set MXU as destination Airport Get more information about Mullewa Airport
1311,260.53 miles (18,122.03 km) WSWCarnarvon Airport (CVQ)Carnarvon, Western Australia, AustraliaView Carnarvon Airport on a map Set CVQ as destination Airport Get more information about Carnarvon Airport
1411,252.29 miles (18,108.76 km) WMorawa Airport (MWB)Morawa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Morawa Airport on a map Set MWB as destination Airport Get more information about Morawa Airport
1511,211.65 miles (18,043.36 km) WKatanning Airport (KNI)Katanning, Western Australia, AustraliaView Katanning Airport on a map Set KNI as destination Airport Get more information about Katanning Airport