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MDT Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: MDT / KMDT
Airport Name: Harrisburg International Airport
Location: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States
GPS Coordinates: 40°11'35"N by 76°45'47"W
Area Served: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 310 feet (94 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Harrisburg International Airport (MDT):

  • In the first floor lobby area are six rental car counters, restrooms, flight, and bus information displays, and a seating area.
  • Harrisburg International Airport remains an active touch and go practice runway for SAM 28000 and SAM 29000.
  • About 1,400 people work in the system of Harrisburg International Airport.
  • The closest airport to Harrisburg International Airport (MDT) is Capital City Airport (HAR), which is located only 5 miles (8 kilometers) WNW of MDT.
  • Despite the closure of Olmsted AFB in 1969, the US Air Force continues an Air National Guard presence at Harrisburg in the form of Harrisburg Air National Guard Station and the Pennsylvania Air National Guard's 193rd Special Operations Wing, an Air Force Special Operations Command -gained unit flying the EC-130 Commando Solo aircraft.
  • Harrisburg International Airport (MDT) currently has only 1 runway.
  • In 1998 the Commonwealth transferred ownership to the Susquehanna Area Regional Airport Authority.
  • Because of Harrisburg International Airport's relatively low elevation of 310 feet, planes can take off or land at Harrisburg 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.
  • Harrisburg International Airport covers 680 acres at an elevation of 310 feet above mean sea level.
  • Harrisburg International Airport has been serving south-central Pennsylvania for over 100 years.
  • A new 360,000 square-foot terminal was completed in 2004.
  • The furthest airport from Harrisburg International Airport (MDT) is Margaret River Airport (MGV), which is located 11,654 miles (18,755 kilometers) away in Margaret River, Western Australia, Australia.

Map of Nearest Airports from Harrisburg International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Harrisburg International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
14.94 miles (7.95 km) WNWCapital City Airport (HAR)Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United StatesView Capital City Airport on a map Set HAR as destination Airport Get more information about Capital City Airport
219.58 miles (31.51 km) NNEMuir Army Airfield (MUI)Fort Indiantown Gap, Pennsylvania, United StatesView Muir Army Airfield on a map Set MUI as destination Airport Get more information about Muir Army Airfield
319.94 miles (32.09 km) SSWYork Airport (THV)York, Pennsylvania, United StatesView York Airport on a map Set THV as destination Airport Get more information about York Airport
425.24 miles (40.62 km) ELancaster Airport (LNS)Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United StatesView Lancaster Airport on a map Set LNS as destination Airport Get more information about Lancaster Airport
536.37 miles (58.54 km) SWGettysburg Regional Airport (GTY)Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, United StatesView Gettysburg Regional Airport on a map Set GTY as destination Airport Get more information about Gettysburg Regional Airport
643.72 miles (70.35 km) NPenn Valley Airport (SEG)Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania, United StatesView Penn Valley Airport on a map Set SEG as destination Airport Get more information about Penn Valley Airport
743.97 miles (70.77 km) ENEReading Regional Airport (RDG)Reading, Pennsylvania, United StatesView Reading Regional Airport on a map Set RDG as destination Airport Get more information about Reading Regional Airport
849.71 miles (80.00 km) ESEChester County G. O. Carlson Airport (CTH)Coatesville, Pennsylvania, United StatesView Chester County G. O. Carlson Airport on a map Set CTH as destination Airport Get more information about Chester County G. O. Carlson Airport
956.42 miles (90.80 km) NWMifflin County Airport (RED)Reedsville, Pennsylvania, United StatesView Mifflin County Airport on a map Set RED as destination Airport Get more information about Mifflin County Airport
1059.31 miles (95.45 km) SSEPhillips Army Airfield (APG)Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, United StatesView Phillips Army Airfield on a map Set APG as destination Airport Get more information about Phillips Army Airfield
1161.01 miles (98.19 km) WSWHagerstown Regional Airport (HGR)Hagerstown, Maryland, United StatesView Hagerstown Regional Airport on a map Set HGR as destination Airport Get more information about Hagerstown Regional Airport
1262.64 miles (100.81 km) SSWFrederick Municipal Airport (FDK)Frederick, Maryland, United StatesView Frederick Municipal Airport on a map Set FDK as destination Airport Get more information about Frederick Municipal Airport
1362.75 miles (100.98 km) SSEMartin State Airport (MTN)Baltimore, Maryland, United StatesView Martin State Airport on a map Set MTN as destination Airport Get more information about Martin State Airport
1463.74 miles (102.59 km) EHeritage Field (PTW)Pottstown, Pennsylvania, United StatesView Heritage Field on a map Set PTW as destination Airport Get more information about Heritage Field
1564.00 miles (103.00 km) ESEBrandywine Airport (OQN)West Chester, Pennsylvania, United StatesView Brandywine Airport on a map Set OQN as destination Airport Get more information about Brandywine Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Harrisburg International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Harrisburg International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,653.61 miles (18,754.62 km) WSWMargaret 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
211,629.74 miles (18,716.20 km) WSWBusselton 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
311,618.47 miles (18,698.07 km) WSWManjimup Airport (MJP)Manjimup, Western Australia, AustraliaView Manjimup Airport on a map Set MJP as destination Airport Get more information about Manjimup Airport
411,604.07 miles (18,674.90 km) WSWBunbury Airport (BUY)Bunbury, Western Australia, AustraliaView Bunbury Airport on a map Set BUY as destination Airport Get more information about Bunbury Airport
511,561.62 miles (18,606.58 km) WSWAlbany Airport (ALH)Albany, Western Australia, AustraliaView Albany Airport on a map Set ALH as destination Airport Get more information about Albany Airport
611,548.56 miles (18,585.56 km) SWRottnest Airport (RTS)Rottnest Island, Western Australia, AustraliaView Rottnest Airport on a map Set RTS as destination Airport Get more information about Rottnest Airport
711,538.06 miles (18,568.66 km) SWJandakot Airport (JAD)Jandakot, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jandakot Airport on a map Set JAD as destination Airport Get more information about Jandakot Airport
811,527.04 miles (18,550.93 km) SWPerth Airport (PER)Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaView Perth Airport on a map Set PER as destination Airport Get more information about Perth Airport
911,524.58 miles (18,546.97 km) WSWKatanning Airport (KNI)Katanning, Western Australia, AustraliaView Katanning Airport on a map Set KNI as destination Airport Get more information about Katanning Airport
1011,483.74 miles (18,481.24 km) SWJurien 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
1111,415.57 miles (18,371.54 km) SWGeraldton Airport (GET)Geraldton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Geraldton Airport on a map Set GET as destination Airport Get more information about Geraldton Airport
1211,388.18 miles (18,327.46 km) SWMorawa Airport (MWB)Morawa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Morawa Airport on a map Set MWB as destination Airport Get more information about Morawa Airport
1311,368.53 miles (18,295.83 km) SWKalbarri Airport (KAX)Kalbarri, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kalbarri Airport on a map Set KAX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalbarri Airport
1411,368.20 miles (18,295.30 km) SWMullewa Airport (MXU)Mullewa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Mullewa Airport on a map Set MXU as destination Airport Get more information about Mullewa Airport
1511,319.06 miles (18,216.21 km) WSWEsperance Airport (EPR)Esperance, AustraliaView Esperance Airport on a map Set EPR as destination Airport Get more information about Esperance Airport