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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):

  • The airport is clearly the nation's busiest most important aviation facility, with the only connections to Europe and the United States.
  • Roberts International Airport Roberts Field handled 133,656 passengers last year.
  • 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.
  • However, just one week prior to the inaugural flight, Delta announced that its planned launch would be suspended indefinitely.
  • Roberts International Airport, informally known as Robertsfield, is an international airport in the West African nation of Liberia.
  • 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 is the principal international airport in Liberia, and one of only two with paved runways in the nation.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Roberts International Airport Roberts Field (ROB) currently has only 1 runway.
  • Presently, daily commercial traffic consists of only one or two arrivals.

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 View satellite image of Spriggs Payne Airport 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 View satellite image of Buchanan Airport 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 View satellite image of Greenville/Sinoe Airport 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 View satellite image of Kenema Airport 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 View satellite image of Foya Airport 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 View satellite image of Nimba Airport 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 View satellite image of Voinjama Airport 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 View satellite image of Bo Airport 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 View satellite image of Tchien Airport 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 View satellite image of Nzérékoré Airport 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 View satellite image of Macenta Airport 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 View satellite image of Yengema Airport 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 View satellite image of Sasstown Airport 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 View satellite image of Sherbro International Airport 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 View satellite image of Gbangbatok Airport 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 View satellite image of Nauru International Airport 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 View satellite image of Aranuka Airport 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 View satellite image of Mota Lava Airport 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 View satellite image of Vanua Lava Airport 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 View satellite image of Abemama Atoll Airport 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 View satellite image of Arorae Island Airport 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 View satellite image of Beru Island Airport 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 View satellite image of Gaua Airport 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 View satellite image of Bonriki International Airport 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 View satellite image of Ulawa Airport 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 View satellite image of Abaiang Atoll Airport 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 View satellite image of Kirakira Airport 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 View satellite image of Maewo-Naone Airport 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 View satellite image of Uru Harbour Airport 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 View satellite image of Marakei Airport Set MZK as destination Airport Get more information about Marakei Airport