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MCF Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: MCF / KMCF
Airport Names:
  1. MacDill Air Force Base
  2. MacDill AFB
Location: Tampa, Florida, United States
GPS Coordinates: 27°50'57"N by 82°31'15"W
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Facts about MacDill Air Force Base (MCF):

  • The closest airport to MacDill Air Force Base (MCF) is Peter O. Knight Airport (TPF), which is located only 6 miles (10 kilometers) NE of MCF.
  • In addition to being known as "MacDill Air Force Base", another name for MCF is "MacDill AFB".
  • In late 1943, when Second Air Force began transitioning to B-29 Superfortress training, the B-17 mission returned to MacDill which continued through the end of World War II.
  • The furthest airport from MacDill Air Force Base (MCF) is Shark Bay Airport (MJK), which is located 11,436 miles (18,405 kilometers) away in Monkey Mia, Western Australia, Australia.
  • With the United States entry into World War II, the primary mission of MacDill Field became the training of bombardment units under III Bomber Command.
  • In addition MacDill provided transitional training in the B-17 Flying Fortress.
  • MacDill Field was one of two major Army Air Corps bases established in the Tampa Bay area in the buildup prior to World War II.
  • The host unit at MacDill AFB is the 6th Air Mobility Wing, assigned to the Air Mobility Command's 21st Expeditionary Mobility Task Force.

Map of Nearest Airports from MacDill Air Force Base:

List of Nearest Airports from MacDill Air Force Base:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
16.34 miles (10.20 km) NEPeter O. Knight Airport (TPF)Tampa, Florida, United StatesView Peter O. Knight Airport on a map View satellite image of Peter O. Knight Airport Set TPF as destination Airport Get more information about Peter O. Knight Airport
28.71 miles (14.02 km) SWAlbert Whitted Airport (SPG)St. Petersburg, Florida, United StatesView Albert Whitted Airport on a map View satellite image of Albert Whitted Airport Set SPG as destination Airport Get more information about Albert Whitted Airport
38.75 miles (14.08 km) NTampa International Airport (TPA)Tampa, Florida, United StatesView Tampa International Airport on a map View satellite image of Tampa International Airport Set TPA as destination Airport Get more information about Tampa International Airport
410.99 miles (17.69 km) WNWSt. Pete–Clearwater International Airport (PIE)Pinellas County, Florida (near St. Petersburg and Clearwater), United StatesView St. Pete–Clearwater International Airport on a map View satellite image of St. Pete–Clearwater International Airport Set PIE as destination Airport Get more information about St. Pete–Clearwater International Airport
516.96 miles (27.29 km) WNWClearwater Air Park (CLW)Clearwater, Florida, United StatesView Clearwater Air Park on a map View satellite image of Clearwater Air Park Set CLW as destination Airport Get more information about Clearwater Air Park
631.43 miles (50.58 km) SSarasota–Bradenton International Airport (SRQ)Sarasota, Florida (near Bradenton), United StatesView Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport on a map View satellite image of Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport Set SRQ as destination Airport Get more information about Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport
732.16 miles (51.75 km) ENELakeland Linder Regional Airport (LAL)Lakeland, Florida, United StatesView Lakeland Linder Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Lakeland Linder Regional Airport Set LAL as destination Airport Get more information about Lakeland Linder Regional Airport
834.36 miles (55.30 km) NEZephyrhills Municipal Airport (ZPH)Zephyrhills, Florida, United StatesView Zephyrhills Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Zephyrhills Municipal Airport Set ZPH as destination Airport Get more information about Zephyrhills Municipal Airport
945.52 miles (73.25 km) EBartow Municipal Airport (BOW)Bartow, Florida, United StatesView Bartow Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Bartow Municipal Airport Set BOW as destination Airport Get more information about Bartow Municipal Airport
1049.12 miles (79.05 km) ENEWinter Haven's Gilbert Airport (GIF)Winter Haven, Florida, United StatesView Winter Haven's Gilbert Airport on a map View satellite image of Winter Haven's Gilbert Airport Set GIF as destination Airport Get more information about Winter Haven's Gilbert Airport
1153.97 miles (86.85 km) SVenice Municipal Airport (VNC)Venice, Florida, United StatesView Venice Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Venice Municipal Airport Set VNC as destination Airport Get more information about Venice Municipal Airport
1263.25 miles (101.79 km) ESEAvon Park Executive Airport (AVO)Avon Park, Florida, United StatesView Avon Park Executive Airport on a map View satellite image of Avon Park Executive Airport Set AVO as destination Airport Get more information about Avon Park Executive Airport
1369.25 miles (111.44 km) ENEWalt Disney World Airport (DWS)Walt Disney World / Orlando, Florida, United States [1]View Walt Disney World Airport on a map View satellite image of Walt Disney World Airport Set DWS as destination Airport Get more information about Walt Disney World Airport
1472.06 miles (115.96 km) SSEPunta Gorda Airport (PGD)Punta Gorda, Florida, United StatesView Punta Gorda Airport on a map View satellite image of Punta Gorda Airport Set PGD as destination Airport Get more information about Punta Gorda Airport
1572.75 miles (117.07 km) ENEKissimmee Gateway Airport (ISM)Orlando, Florida, United StatesView Kissimmee Gateway Airport on a map View satellite image of Kissimmee Gateway Airport Set ISM as destination Airport Get more information about Kissimmee Gateway Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from MacDill Air Force Base:

List of Furthest Airports from MacDill Air Force Base:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,436.23 miles (18,404.79 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
211,414.39 miles (18,369.64 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
311,411.63 miles (18,365.19 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
411,387.79 miles (18,326.83 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
511,363.13 miles (18,287.14 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
611,353.93 miles (18,272.33 km) SCocos (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
711,338.16 miles (18,246.95 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
811,328.34 miles (18,231.14 km) WSWRAAF Learmonth (LEA)Exmouth, Western Australia, AustraliaView RAAF Learmonth on a map View satellite image of RAAF Learmonth Set LEA as destination Airport Get more information about RAAF Learmonth
911,319.37 miles (18,216.71 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
1011,312.65 miles (18,205.89 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
1111,308.43 miles (18,199.11 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
1211,300.91 miles (18,187.01 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
1311,298.58 miles (18,183.26 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
1411,295.49 miles (18,178.28 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
1511,291.18 miles (18,171.34 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