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MEM Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: MEM / KMEM
Airport Name: Memphis International Airport
Location: Memphis, Tennessee, United States
GPS Coordinates: 35°2'32"N by 89°58'36"W
Area Served: Memphis, Tennessee
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 341 feet (104 meters)
# of Runways: 4
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Facts about Memphis International Airport (MEM):

  • During World War II the United States Army Air Forces Air Transport Command 4th Ferrying Group used Memphis while sending new aircraft overseas.
  • The furthest airport from Memphis International Airport (MEM) is Margaret River Airport (MGV), which is located 11,010 miles (17,719 kilometers) away in Margaret River, Western Australia, Australia.
  • Memphis International Airport handled 7,874,888 passengers last year.
  • The closest airport to Memphis International Airport (MEM) is Olive Branch Airport (OLV), which is located only 12 miles (19 kilometers) ESE of MEM.
  • Because of Memphis International Airport's relatively low elevation of 341 feet, planes can take off or land at Memphis 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.
  • Runway 9/27 reopened for traffic on November 30, 2009 after nine months of resurfacing.
  • Memphis International Airport (MEM) has 4 runways.
  • Memphis International Airport is home to the FedEx Express global hub, which processes many of the company's packages.

Map of Nearest Airports from Memphis International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Memphis International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111.60 miles (18.67 km) ESEOlive Branch Airport (OLV)Olive Branch, Mississippi, United StatesView Olive Branch Airport on a map View satellite image of Olive Branch Airport Set OLV as destination Airport Get more information about Olive Branch Airport
215.91 miles (25.61 km) WNWWest Memphis Municipal Airport (AWM)West Memphis, Arkansas, United StatesView West Memphis Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of West Memphis Municipal Airport Set AWM as destination Airport Get more information about West Memphis Municipal Airport
322.52 miles (36.25 km) NNEMillington Regional Jetport (NQA)Millington, Tennessee, United StatesView Millington Regional Jetport on a map View satellite image of Millington Regional Jetport Set NQA as destination Airport Get more information about Millington Regional Jetport
432.45 miles (52.22 km) SWTunica Municipal Airport (UTM)Tunica, Mississippi, United StatesView Tunica Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Tunica Municipal Airport Set UTM as destination Airport Get more information about Tunica Municipal Airport
545.72 miles (73.58 km) WForrest City Municipal Airport (FCY)Forrest City, Arkansas, United StatesView Forrest City Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Forrest City Municipal Airport Set FCY as destination Airport Get more information about Forrest City Municipal Airport
651.09 miles (82.22 km) SWThompson-Robbins AirportThompson-Robbins Army Airfield (HEE)Helena / West Helena, Arkansas, United StatesView Thompson-Robbins AirportThompson-Robbins Army Airfield on a map View satellite image of Thompson-Robbins AirportThompson-Robbins Army Airfield Set HEE as destination Airport Get more information about Thompson-Robbins AirportThompson-Robbins Army Airfield
751.88 miles (83.50 km) SSEUniversity-Oxford Airport (UOX)Oxford, Mississippi, United StatesView University-Oxford Airport on a map View satellite image of University-Oxford Airport Set UOX as destination Airport Get more information about University-Oxford Airport
859.67 miles (96.02 km) SSWFletcher Field (CKM)Clarksdale, Mississippi, United StatesView Fletcher Field on a map View satellite image of Fletcher Field Set CKM as destination Airport Get more information about Fletcher Field
959.71 miles (96.09 km) NManila Municipal Airport (MXA)Manila, Arkansas, United StatesView Manila Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Manila Municipal Airport Set MXA as destination Airport Get more information about Manila Municipal Airport
1062.59 miles (100.73 km) NBlytheville Municipal Airport (HKA)Blytheville, Arkansas, United StatesView Blytheville Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Blytheville Municipal Airport Set HKA as destination Airport Get more information about Blytheville Municipal Airport
1163.73 miles (102.56 km) NArkansas International Airport (BYH)Blytheville, Arkansas, United StatesView Arkansas International Airport on a map View satellite image of Arkansas International Airport Set BYH as destination Airport Get more information about Arkansas International Airport
1266.29 miles (106.68 km) NWJonesboro Municipal Airport (JBR)Jonesboro, Arkansas, United StatesView Jonesboro Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Jonesboro Municipal Airport Set JBR as destination Airport Get more information about Jonesboro Municipal Airport
1371.14 miles (114.48 km) ENEMcKellar-Sipes Regional Airport (MKL)Jackson, Tennessee, United StatesView McKellar-Sipes Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of McKellar-Sipes Regional Airport Set MKL as destination Airport Get more information about McKellar-Sipes Regional Airport
1476.66 miles (123.37 km) NNWKirk Field (PGR)Paragould, Arkansas, United StatesView Kirk Field on a map View satellite image of Kirk Field Set PGR as destination Airport Get more information about Kirk Field
1578.23 miles (125.90 km) ERoscoe Turner Airport (CRX)Corinth, Mississippi, United StatesView Roscoe Turner Airport on a map View satellite image of Roscoe Turner Airport Set CRX as destination Airport Get more information about Roscoe Turner Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Memphis International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Memphis International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,010.34 miles (17,719.38 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
210,990.32 miles (17,687.16 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
310,970.51 miles (17,655.28 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
410,956.28 miles (17,632.39 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
510,955.67 miles (17,631.40 km) WManjimup 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
610,948.82 miles (17,620.37 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
710,938.60 miles (17,603.92 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
810,930.92 miles (17,591.56 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
910,930.74 miles (17,591.28 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
1010,924.14 miles (17,580.66 km) WSWKalbarri 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
1110,903.40 miles (17,547.28 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
1210,876.81 miles (17,504.48 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
1310,869.19 miles (17,492.22 km) WAlbany Airport (ALH)Albany, Western Australia, AustraliaView Albany Airport on a map View satellite image of Albany Airport Set ALH as destination Airport Get more information about Albany Airport
1410,867.85 miles (17,490.06 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
1510,863.26 miles (17,482.69 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