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ROB Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: ROB / GLRB
Airport Name: Roberts International Airport Roberts Field
Location: Monrovia, Liberia
GPS Coordinates: 6°14'2"N by 10°21'43"W
Area Served: Monrovia, Liberia
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 31 feet (9 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Roberts International Airport Roberts Field (ROB):

  • Because of Roberts International Airport Roberts Field's relatively low elevation of 31 feet, planes can take off or land at Roberts International Airport Roberts Field 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.
  • From 1943 to the end of WW2 in 1945, Roberts Field Airport, as it was then known, served as an alternative base for a contingent of 26 Squadron SAAF which flew Vickers Wellington Bombers on anti submarine and convoy escort patrols over the Atlantic.
  • Roberts International Airport Roberts Field handled 133,656 passengers last year.
  • The closest airport to Roberts International Airport Roberts Field (ROB) is Spriggs Payne Airport (MLW), which is located 27 miles (44 kilometers) W of ROB.
  • The furthest airport from Roberts International Airport Roberts Field (ROB) is Nauru International Airport (INU), which is nearly antipodal to Roberts International Airport Roberts Field (meaning Roberts International Airport Roberts Field is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Nauru International Airport), and is located 12,001 miles (19,314 kilometers) away in Yaren, Nauru.
  • Roberts International Airport, informally known as Robertsfield, is an international airport in the West African nation of Liberia.
  • Roberts International Airport Roberts Field (ROB) currently has only 1 runway.
  • In 2012, Starbow Airlines publicly stated an intention to begin flights to Monrovia from Accra in 2013, and other reports suggested that Egyptair could resume its Cairo-Accra-Monrovia service, but as of mid-2014 neither of these developments have been realized.

Map of Nearest Airports from Roberts International Airport Roberts Field:

List of Nearest Airports from Roberts International Airport Roberts Field:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
127.49 miles (44.24 km) WSpriggs Payne Airport (MLW)Monrovia, LiberiaView Spriggs Payne Airport on a map Set MLW as destination Airport Get more information about Spriggs Payne Airport
230.90 miles (49.73 km) SEBuchanan Airport (UCN)Buchanan, LiberiaView Buchanan Airport on a map Set UCN as destination Airport Get more information about Buchanan Airport
3121.67 miles (195.81 km) SEGreenville/Sinoe Airport (SNI)Greenville, LiberiaView Greenville/Sinoe Airport on a map Set SNI as destination Airport Get more information about Greenville/Sinoe Airport
4127.68 miles (205.48 km) NNWKenema Airport (KEN)Kenema, Sierra LeoneView Kenema Airport on a map Set KEN as destination Airport Get more information about Kenema Airport
5146.66 miles (236.02 km) NFoya Airport (FOY)Foya, LiberiaView Foya Airport on a map Set FOY as destination Airport Get more information about Foya Airport
6149.81 miles (241.09 km) NENimba Airport (NIA)Nimba, LiberiaView Nimba Airport on a map Set NIA as destination Airport Get more information about Nimba Airport
7150.29 miles (241.88 km) NNEVoinjama Airport (VOI)Voinjama, LiberiaView Voinjama Airport on a map Set VOI as destination Airport Get more information about Voinjama Airport
8152.20 miles (244.95 km) NWBo Airport (KBS)Bo, Sierra LeoneView Bo Airport on a map Set KBS as destination Airport Get more information about Bo Airport
9153.26 miles (246.65 km) ETchien Airport (THC)Tchien, LiberiaView Tchien Airport on a map Set THC as destination Airport Get more information about Tchien Airport
10157.67 miles (253.74 km) NENzérékoré Airport (NZE)N'zerekore, GuineaView Nzérékoré Airport on a map Set NZE as destination Airport Get more information about Nzérékoré Airport
11170.28 miles (274.04 km) NNEMacenta Airport (MCA)Macenta, GuineaView Macenta Airport on a map Set MCA as destination Airport Get more information about Macenta Airport
12171.10 miles (275.36 km) NNWYengema Airport (WYE)Yengema, Kono District, Sierra LeoneView Yengema Airport on a map Set WYE as destination Airport Get more information about Yengema Airport
13171.25 miles (275.60 km) SESasstown Airport (SAZ)Sasstown, LiberiaView Sasstown Airport on a map Set SAZ as destination Airport Get more information about Sasstown Airport
14172.96 miles (278.36 km) WNWSherbro International Airport (BTE)Bonthe, Sierra LeoneView Sherbro International Airport on a map Set BTE as destination Airport Get more information about Sherbro International Airport
15176.07 miles (283.35 km) NWGbangbatok Airport (GBK)Gbangbatok, Sierra LeoneView Gbangbatok Airport on a map Set GBK as destination Airport Get more information about Gbangbatok Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Roberts International Airport Roberts Field:

List of Furthest Airports from Roberts International Airport Roberts Field:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,001.48 miles (19,314.47 km) SSENauru International Airport (INU)Yaren, NauruView Nauru International Airport on a map Set INU as destination Airport Get more information about Nauru International Airport
211,914.55 miles (19,174.55 km) SSWAranuka Airport (AAK)Aranuka, KiribatiView Aranuka Airport on a map Set AAK as destination Airport Get more information about Aranuka Airport
311,906.85 miles (19,162.17 km) SSEMota Lava Airport (MTV)Mota Lava, VanuatuView Mota Lava Airport on a map Set MTV as destination Airport Get more information about Mota Lava Airport
411,891.43 miles (19,137.35 km) SSEVanua Lava Airport (SLH)Sola, Vanua Lava, Torba Province, VanuatuView Vanua Lava Airport on a map Set SLH as destination Airport Get more information about Vanua Lava Airport
511,889.60 miles (19,134.42 km) SSWAbemama Atoll Airport (AEA)Abemama Atoll, KiribatiView Abemama Atoll Airport on a map Set AEA as destination Airport Get more information about Abemama Atoll Airport
611,883.66 miles (19,124.84 km) WSWArorae Island Airport (AIS)Arorae Island, KiribatiView Arorae Island Airport on a map Set AIS as destination Airport Get more information about Arorae Island Airport
711,883.30 miles (19,124.28 km) SWBeru Island Airport (BEZ)Beru, KiribatiView Beru Island Airport on a map Set BEZ as destination Airport Get more information about Beru Island Airport
811,867.83 miles (19,099.37 km) SSEGaua Airport (ZGU)Gaua, Torba, VanuatuView Gaua Airport on a map Set ZGU as destination Airport Get more information about Gaua Airport
911,857.61 miles (19,082.92 km) SSWBonriki International Airport (TRW)Tarawa, KiribatiView Bonriki International Airport on a map Set TRW as destination Airport Get more information about Bonriki International Airport
1011,856.27 miles (19,080.78 km) ESEUlawa Airport (RNA)Arona, Ulawa Island, Solomon IslandsView Ulawa Airport on a map Set RNA as destination Airport Get more information about Ulawa Airport
1111,834.35 miles (19,045.50 km) SSWAbaiang Atoll Airport (ABF)Abaiang, KiribatiView Abaiang Atoll Airport on a map Set ABF as destination Airport Get more information about Abaiang Atoll Airport
1211,832.96 miles (19,043.25 km) ESEKirakira Airport (IRA)Kirakira, Makira Island, Solomon IslandsView Kirakira Airport on a map Set IRA as destination Airport Get more information about Kirakira Airport
1311,822.17 miles (19,025.89 km) SMaewo-Naone Airport (MWF)Maewo, VanuatuView Maewo-Naone Airport on a map Set MWF as destination Airport Get more information about Maewo-Naone Airport
1411,818.50 miles (19,019.99 km) ESEUru Harbour Airport (ATD)Atoifi, Malaita, Solomon IslandsView Uru Harbour Airport on a map Set ATD as destination Airport Get more information about Uru Harbour Airport
1511,812.06 miles (19,009.63 km) SSWMarakei Airport (MZK)Marakei, KiribatiView Marakei Airport on a map Set MZK as destination Airport Get more information about Marakei Airport