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ORF Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: ORF / KORF
Airport Name: Norfolk International Airport
Location: Norfolk, Virginia (near Virginia Beach and Williamsburg), United States
GPS Coordinates: 36°53'40"N by 76°12'3"W
Area Served: Norfolk, Virginia
Operator/Owner: City of Norfolk
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 27 feet (8 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Norfolk International Airport (ORF):

  • The closest airport to Norfolk International Airport (ORF) is Naval Station Norfolk (NGU), which is located only 7 miles (11 kilometers) WNW of ORF.
  • This airport is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a primary commercial service airport since it has over 10,000 passenger boardings per year.
  • Because of Norfolk International Airport's relatively low elevation of 27 feet, planes can take off or land at Norfolk 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.
  • The furthest airport from Norfolk International Airport (ORF) is Margaret River Airport (MGV), which is located 11,769 miles (18,940 kilometers) away in Margaret River, Western Australia, Australia.
  • Food, beverage and retail concessions are located throughout the main departures terminal lobby and both airline concourses.
  • Commercial aviation began in the Norfolk area about 1926, when Norfolk citizens flew commercially for the first time on the Mitten Line, operated by Philadelphia Rapid Transit Air Service, Inc.
  • Daily scheduled aircraft include ERJ135/140/145,CRJ200/700/900, E-170/175, Q200/300/400, MD80/90, A319, B737-300/-500/-700/-800, B757, B727, A310.
  • The airport's largest capital improvement project, Arrival 2002, was completed in June 2002.
  • Norfolk International Airport (ORF) has 2 runways.
  • In 1974, the airport dedicated its new, state-of-the-art terminal and additional land was secured for further expansion.

Map of Nearest Airports from Norfolk International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Norfolk International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
17.10 miles (11.43 km) WNWNaval Station Norfolk (NGU)Norfolk, Virginia, United StatesView Naval Station Norfolk on a map Set NGU as destination Airport Get more information about Naval Station Norfolk
210.60 miles (17.05 km) ESENaval Air Station Oceana (NTU)Virginia Beach, Virginia, United StatesView Naval Air Station Oceana on a map Set NTU as destination Airport Get more information about Naval Air Station Oceana
315.69 miles (25.26 km) NWLangley Field (LFI)Hampton, Virginia, United StatesView Langley Field on a map Set LFI as destination Airport Get more information about Langley Field
422.98 miles (36.98 km) NWNewport News/Williamsburg International Airport (PHF)Newport News, Virginia, United StatesView Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport on a map Set PHF as destination Airport Get more information about Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport
541.19 miles (66.29 km) WSWFranklin Municipal Airport (FKN)Franklin, Virginia, United StatesView Franklin Municipal Airport on a map Set FKN as destination Airport Get more information about Franklin Municipal Airport
643.84 miles (70.56 km) SElizabeth City Regional Airport (ECG)Elizabeth City, North Carolina, United StatesView Elizabeth City Regional Airport on a map Set ECG as destination Airport Get more information about Elizabeth City Regional Airport
749.88 miles (80.27 km) SSEPine Island Airport (DUF)Corolla, North Carolina, United StatesView Pine Island Airport on a map Set DUF as destination Airport Get more information about Pine Island Airport
857.32 miles (92.24 km) NNEAccomack County Airport (MFV)Melfa, Virginia, United StatesView Accomack County Airport on a map Set MFV as destination Airport Get more information about Accomack County Airport
963.26 miles (101.81 km) SSWNortheastern Regional Airport (EDE)Edenton, North Carolina, United StatesView Northeastern Regional Airport on a map Set EDE as destination Airport Get more information about Northeastern Regional Airport
1067.33 miles (108.35 km) SSEFirst Flight Airport (FFA)Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina, United StatesView First Flight Airport on a map Set FFA as destination Airport Get more information about First Flight Airport
1173.05 miles (117.56 km) SSEDare County Regional Airport (MEO)Manteo, North Carolina, United StatesView Dare County Regional Airport on a map Set MEO as destination Airport Get more information about Dare County Regional Airport
1274.61 miles (120.06 km) NWRichmond International Airport (RIC)Richmond, Virginia, United StatesView Richmond International Airport on a map Set RIC as destination Airport Get more information about Richmond International Airport
1382.72 miles (133.13 km) NNEWallops Flight Facility Airport (WAL)Wallops Island, Virginia, United StatesView Wallops Flight Facility Airport on a map Set WAL as destination Airport Get more information about Wallops Flight Facility Airport
1489.31 miles (143.74 km) WSWHalifax County Airport (RZZ)Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina, United StatesView Halifax County Airport on a map Set RZZ as destination Airport Get more information about Halifax County Airport
1596.82 miles (155.82 km) NNaval Air Station Patuxent River (NHK)Patuxent River, Maryland, United StatesView Naval Air Station Patuxent River on a map Set NHK as destination Airport Get more information about Naval Air Station Patuxent River

Map of Furthest Airports from Norfolk International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Norfolk International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,768.76 miles (18,939.94 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
211,746.57 miles (18,904.22 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
311,723.64 miles (18,867.32 km) WSWBunbury Airport (BUY)Bunbury, Western Australia, AustraliaView Bunbury Airport on a map Set BUY as destination Airport Get more information about Bunbury Airport
411,720.48 miles (18,862.23 km) WManjimup Airport (MJP)Manjimup, Western Australia, AustraliaView Manjimup Airport on a map Set MJP as destination Airport Get more information about Manjimup Airport
511,688.21 miles (18,810.31 km) WSWRottnest Airport (RTS)Rottnest Island, Western Australia, AustraliaView Rottnest Airport on a map Set RTS as destination Airport Get more information about Rottnest Airport
611,673.91 miles (18,787.30 km) WSWJandakot Airport (JAD)Jandakot, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jandakot Airport on a map Set JAD as destination Airport Get more information about Jandakot Airport
711,664.21 miles (18,771.68 km) WSWPerth Airport (PER)Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaView Perth Airport on a map Set PER as destination Airport Get more information about Perth Airport
811,645.88 miles (18,742.19 km) WSWJurien 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
911,642.12 miles (18,736.13 km) WAlbany Airport (ALH)Albany, Western Australia, AustraliaView Albany Airport on a map Set ALH as destination Airport Get more information about Albany Airport
1011,625.70 miles (18,709.70 km) WSWKatanning Airport (KNI)Katanning, Western Australia, AustraliaView Katanning Airport on a map Set KNI as destination Airport Get more information about Katanning Airport
1111,592.87 miles (18,656.87 km) SWGeraldton Airport (GET)Geraldton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Geraldton Airport on a map Set GET as destination Airport Get more information about Geraldton Airport
1211,556.13 miles (18,597.74 km) SWKalbarri Airport (KAX)Kalbarri, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kalbarri Airport on a map Set KAX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalbarri Airport
1311,552.83 miles (18,592.44 km) WSWMorawa Airport (MWB)Morawa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Morawa Airport on a map Set MWB as destination Airport Get more information about Morawa Airport
1411,542.04 miles (18,575.06 km) SWMullewa Airport (MXU)Mullewa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Mullewa Airport on a map Set MXU as destination Airport Get more information about Mullewa Airport
1511,483.93 miles (18,481.55 km) SWShark Bay Airport (MJK)Monkey Mia, Western Australia, AustraliaView Shark Bay Airport on a map Set MJK as destination Airport Get more information about Shark Bay Airport