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MLB Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: MLB / KMLB
Airport Name: Melbourne International Airport
Location: Melbourne, Florida, United States
GPS Coordinates: 28°6'10"N by 80°38'43"W
Area Served: Melbourne, Florida
Operator/Owner: City of Melbourne, Florida
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 33 feet (10 meters)
# of Runways: 3
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Facts about Melbourne International Airport (MLB):

  • The Authority operated a recreational vehicle site, "Port O' Call." This was closed and the tenants evicted in 2003.
  • Monthly passengers were at a seasonal low in September 2007 at 14,083.
  • The closest airport to Melbourne International Airport (MLB) is Patrick Air Force Base (COF), which is located only 9 miles (15 kilometers) NNE of MLB.
  • In January 1951 the airport had runways 4, 9, 13, and 16, all 4,000 to 4,300 feet long.
  • Because of Melbourne International Airport's relatively low elevation of 33 feet, planes can take off or land at Melbourne 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.
  • In 2010 the airport had non-stop flights to Atlanta on Delta Air Lines and regional partner Atlantic Southeast Airlines, as well as non-stops to Charlotte Douglas International Airport on US Airways' regional subsidiary PSA Airlines.
  • The Florida Institute of Technology Research, Science and Technology Park covers about 100 acres surrounded by airport tenants such as Northrop Grumman Joint Stars, G.E Railway, Rockwell Collins, DRS Technologies, and L-3, and leases property to two hospitals and one hotel.
  • The furthest airport from Melbourne International Airport (MLB) is Shark Bay Airport (MJK), which is located 11,549 miles (18,586 kilometers) away in Monkey Mia, Western Australia, Australia.
  • Melbourne International Airport (MLB) has 3 runways.

Map of Nearest Airports from Melbourne International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Melbourne International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
19.38 miles (15.10 km) NNEPatrick Air Force Base (COF)Cocoa Beach, Florida, United StatesView Patrick Air Force Base on a map View satellite image of Patrick Air Force Base Set COF as destination Airport Get more information about Patrick Air Force Base
216.69 miles (26.85 km) NMerritt Island Airport (COI)Merritt Island, Florida, United StatesView Merritt Island Airport on a map View satellite image of Merritt Island Airport Set COI as destination Airport Get more information about Merritt Island Airport
329.97 miles (48.23 km) NNWSpace Coast Regional Airport (TIX)Titusville, Florida, United StatesView Space Coast Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Space Coast Regional Airport Set TIX as destination Airport Get more information about Space Coast Regional Airport
433.88 miles (54.52 km) SSEVero Beach Municipal Airport (VRB)Vero Beach, Florida, United StatesView Vero Beach Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Vero Beach Municipal Airport Set VRB as destination Airport Get more information about Vero Beach Municipal Airport
545.28 miles (72.87 km) SSESt. Lucie County International Airport (FPR)Fort Pierce, Florida, United StatesView St. Lucie County International Airport on a map View satellite image of St. Lucie County International Airport Set FPR as destination Airport Get more information about St. Lucie County International Airport
646.26 miles (74.45 km) WNWOrlando International Airport (MCO)Orlando, Florida, United StatesView Orlando International Airport on a map View satellite image of Orlando International Airport Set MCO as destination Airport Get more information about Orlando International Airport
749.92 miles (80.35 km) WNWKissimmee 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
851.82 miles (83.40 km) NWOrlando Executive Airport (ORL)Orlando, Florida, United StatesView Orlando Executive Airport on a map View satellite image of Orlando Executive Airport Set ORL as destination Airport Get more information about Orlando Executive Airport
958.90 miles (94.80 km) NWOrlando/Sanford International Airport (SFB)Sanford, Florida (near Orlando), United StatesView Orlando/Sanford International Airport on a map View satellite image of Orlando/Sanford International Airport Set SFB as destination Airport Get more information about Orlando/Sanford International Airport
1059.17 miles (95.23 km) SSWOkeechobee County Airport (OBE)Okeechobee, Florida, United StatesView Okeechobee County Airport on a map View satellite image of Okeechobee County Airport Set OBE as destination Airport Get more information about Okeechobee County Airport
1160.00 miles (96.55 km) WNWWalt 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
1261.73 miles (99.35 km) SWSebring Regional Airport (SEF)Sebring, Florida, United StatesView Sebring Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Sebring Regional Airport Set SEF as destination Airport Get more information about Sebring Regional Airport
1364.52 miles (103.83 km) WSWAvon 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
1467.60 miles (108.79 km) WWinter 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
1568.73 miles (110.62 km) SSEWitham Field (SUA)Stuart, Florida, United StatesView Witham Field on a map View satellite image of Witham Field Set SUA as destination Airport Get more information about Witham Field

Map of Furthest Airports from Melbourne International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Melbourne International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,548.59 miles (18,585.60 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
211,526.75 miles (18,550.46 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
311,524.51 miles (18,546.85 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
411,503.54 miles (18,513.11 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
511,478.58 miles (18,472.93 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
611,453.81 miles (18,433.08 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
711,433.14 miles (18,399.81 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
811,431.24 miles (18,396.76 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
911,424.22 miles (18,385.46 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
1011,422.72 miles (18,383.04 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
1111,412.30 miles (18,366.28 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
1211,411.68 miles (18,365.28 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
1311,409.44 miles (18,361.67 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
1411,402.71 miles (18,350.83 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
1511,358.91 miles (18,280.34 km) WSWManjimup 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