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NHZ Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: NHZ / KNHZ
Airport Name: Naval Air Station Brunswick
Location: Brunswick, Maine, United States
GPS Coordinates: 43°53'31"N by 69°56'18"W
Operator/Owner: United States Navy
Airport Type: Military: Naval Air Station
Elevation: 75 feet (23 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Naval Air Station Brunswick (NHZ):

  • The closest airport to Naval Air Station Brunswick (NHZ) is Wiscasset Airport (ISS), which is located only 12 miles (20 kilometers) ENE of NHZ.
  • In the early years of the new millennium, squadrons home ported at NAS Brunswick continued to fulfill their missions by flying intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance and maritime patrol sorties in Operation Joint Guardian in Kosovo and Operation Deliberate Forge in Bosnia in support of U.S.
  • Because of Naval Air Station Brunswick's relatively low elevation of 75 feet, planes can take off or land at Naval Air Station Brunswick 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 September 2008, NAS Brunswick hosted the 33rd Great State of Maine Air Show for the last time, which boasted an attendance of more than 150,000 people from the local area and out of state.
  • Naval Air Station Brunswick (NHZ) has 2 runways.
  • On June 15, 1950, North Korea on Chinese authorization crossed the 38th parallel and invaded their neighbors in South Korea.
  • The furthest airport from Naval Air Station Brunswick (NHZ) is Margaret River Airport (MGV), which is located 11,697 miles (18,825 kilometers) away in Margaret River, Western Australia, Australia.
  • The air station was deactivated in October 1946, the land was reverted to caretaker status, and the land and buildings leased jointly to the University of Maine and Bowdoin College.

Map of Nearest Airports from Naval Air Station Brunswick:

List of Nearest Airports from Naval Air Station Brunswick:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112.22 miles (19.67 km) ENEWiscasset Airport (ISS)Wiscasset, Maine, United StatesView Wiscasset Airport on a map View satellite image of Wiscasset Airport Set ISS as destination Airport Get more information about Wiscasset Airport
220.27 miles (32.63 km) WNWAuburn/Lewiston Municipal Airport (LEW)Auburn/Lewiston, Maine, United StatesView Auburn/Lewiston Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Auburn/Lewiston Municipal Airport Set LEW as destination Airport Get more information about Auburn/Lewiston Municipal Airport
325.12 miles (40.43 km) SWPortland International Jetport (PWM)Portland, Maine, United StatesView Portland International Jetport on a map View satellite image of Portland International Jetport Set PWM as destination Airport Get more information about Portland International Jetport
430.42 miles (48.95 km) NNEAugusta State Airport (AUG)Augusta, Maine, United StatesView Augusta State Airport on a map View satellite image of Augusta State Airport Set AUG as destination Airport Get more information about Augusta State Airport
543.32 miles (69.71 km) ENEKnox County Regional Airport (RKD)Rockland, Maine, United StatesView Knox County Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Knox County Regional Airport Set RKD as destination Airport Get more information about Knox County Regional Airport
646.17 miles (74.31 km) NNEWaterville Robert Lafleur Airport (WVL)Waterville, Maine, United StatesView Waterville Robert Lafleur Airport on a map View satellite image of Waterville Robert Lafleur Airport Set WVL as destination Airport Get more information about Waterville Robert Lafleur Airport
750.67 miles (81.54 km) WEastern Slopes Regional Airport (FRY)Fryeburg, Maine, United StatesView Eastern Slopes Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Eastern Slopes Regional Airport Set FRY as destination Airport Get more information about Eastern Slopes Regional Airport
851.63 miles (83.09 km) SWSanford Seacoast Regional Airport (SFM)Sanford, Maine, United StatesView Sanford Seacoast Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Sanford Seacoast Regional Airport Set SFM as destination Airport Get more information about Sanford Seacoast Regional Airport
956.99 miles (91.72 km) NCentral Maine Airport of Norridgewock (OWK)Norridgewock, Maine, United StatesView Central Maine Airport of Norridgewock on a map View satellite image of Central Maine Airport of Norridgewock Set OWK as destination Airport Get more information about Central Maine Airport of Norridgewock
1071.63 miles (115.28 km) SWPortsmouth International Airport at Pease (PSM)Portsmouth, New Hampshire, United StatesView Portsmouth International Airport at Pease on a map View satellite image of Portsmouth International Airport at Pease Set PSM as destination Airport Get more information about Portsmouth International Airport at Pease
1177.13 miles (124.12 km) WSWLaconia Municipal Airport (LCI)Laconia, New Hampshire, United StatesView Laconia Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Laconia Municipal Airport Set LCI as destination Airport Get more information about Laconia Municipal Airport
1277.32 miles (124.44 km) NWBerlin Regional Airport (BML)Berlin, New Hampshire, United StatesView Berlin Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Berlin Regional Airport Set BML as destination Airport Get more information about Berlin Regional Airport
1383.71 miles (134.72 km) NEBangor International Airport (BGR)Bangor, Maine, United StatesView Bangor International Airport on a map View satellite image of Bangor International Airport Set BGR as destination Airport Get more information about Bangor International Airport
1486.14 miles (138.64 km) WNWMount Washington Regional Airport (HIE)Whitefield, New Hampshire, United StatesView Mount Washington Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Mount Washington Regional Airport Set HIE as destination Airport Get more information about Mount Washington Regional Airport
1587.13 miles (140.21 km) ENEHancock County-Bar Harbor Airport (BHB)Bar Harbor, Maine, United StatesView Hancock County-Bar Harbor Airport on a map View satellite image of Hancock County-Bar Harbor Airport Set BHB as destination Airport Get more information about Hancock County-Bar Harbor Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Naval Air Station Brunswick:

List of Furthest Airports from Naval Air Station Brunswick:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,697.47 miles (18,825.21 km) SSWMargaret 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
211,696.56 miles (18,823.74 km) SSWManjimup 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
311,693.72 miles (18,819.18 km) SWAlbany 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
411,675.77 miles (18,790.28 km) SSWBusselton 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
511,650.15 miles (18,749.05 km) SSWBunbury 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
611,623.29 miles (18,705.83 km) SSWKatanning 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
711,563.56 miles (18,609.70 km) SSWRottnest 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
811,563.01 miles (18,608.82 km) SSWJandakot 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
911,551.10 miles (18,589.64 km) SSWPerth 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
1011,490.77 miles (18,492.55 km) SWEsperance Airport (EPR)Esperance, AustraliaView Esperance Airport on a map View satellite image of Esperance Airport Set EPR as destination Airport Get more information about Esperance Airport
1111,458.90 miles (18,441.27 km) SSWJurien 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
1211,369.96 miles (18,298.14 km) SSWMorawa 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
1311,362.67 miles (18,286.39 km) SSWGeraldton 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
1411,357.59 miles (18,278.22 km) SWKambalda Airport (KDB)Kambalda, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kambalda Airport on a map View satellite image of Kambalda Airport Set KDB as destination Airport Get more information about Kambalda Airport
1511,351.14 miles (18,267.84 km) SSWWindarling Airport (WRN)Windarling, AustraliaView Windarling Airport on a map View satellite image of Windarling Airport Set WRN as destination Airport Get more information about Windarling Airport