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SMD Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: SMD / KSMD
Airport Name: Smith Field
Location: Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States
GPS Coordinates: 41°8'35"N by 85°9'10"W
Area Served: Fort Wayne, Indiana
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 835 feet (255 meters)
# of Runways: 4
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Facts about Smith Field (SMD):

  • The United States government’s pioneering of a national airmail system begun in 1918, provided essential subsidies for America’s fledgling airline industry.
  • The closest airport to Smith Field (SMD) is Fort Wayne International Airport (FWA), which is located only 12 miles (19 kilometers) S of SMD.
  • Smith Field covers 234 acres at an elevation of 835 feet above mean sea level.
  • Because of Smith Field's relatively low elevation of 835 feet, planes can take off or land at Smith 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.
  • Smith Field (SMD) has 4 runways.
  • The furthest airport from Smith Field (SMD) is Margaret River Airport (MGV), which is located 11,224 miles (18,064 kilometers) away in Margaret River, Western Australia, Australia.
  • The federal government’s anticipation of World War II and old Baer Field’s role in the pioneer airmail service brought the U.S.

Map of Nearest Airports from Smith Field:

List of Nearest Airports from Smith Field:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111.61 miles (18.69 km) SFort Wayne International Airport (FWA)Fort Wayne, Indiana, United StatesView Fort Wayne International Airport on a map View satellite image of Fort Wayne International Airport Set FWA as destination Airport Get more information about Fort Wayne International Airport
225.99 miles (41.83 km) SEDecatur Hi-Way Airport (DCR)Decatur, Indiana, United StatesView Decatur Hi-Way Airport on a map View satellite image of Decatur Hi-Way Airport Set DCR as destination Airport Get more information about Decatur Hi-Way Airport
334.48 miles (55.50 km) NTri-State Steuben County Airport (ANQ)Angola, Indiana, United StatesView Tri-State Steuben County Airport on a map View satellite image of Tri-State Steuben County Airport Set ANQ as destination Airport Get more information about Tri-State Steuben County Airport
439.93 miles (64.26 km) ENEDefiance Memorial Airport (DFI)Defiance, Ohio, United StatesView Defiance Memorial Airport on a map View satellite image of Defiance Memorial Airport Set DFI as destination Airport Get more information about Defiance Memorial Airport
542.52 miles (68.42 km) NWGoshen Municipal Airport (GSH)Goshen, Indiana, United StatesView Goshen Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Goshen Municipal Airport Set GSH as destination Airport Get more information about Goshen Municipal Airport
652.89 miles (85.11 km) SSWMarion Municipal Airport (MZZ)Marion, Indiana, United StatesView Marion Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Marion Municipal Airport Set MZZ as destination Airport Get more information about Marion Municipal Airport
753.84 miles (86.64 km) WFulton County Airport (RCR)Rochester, Indiana, United StatesView Fulton County Airport on a map View satellite image of Fulton County Airport Set RCR as destination Airport Get more information about Fulton County Airport
859.38 miles (95.56 km) NWElkhart Municipal Airport (EKI)Elkhart, Indiana, United StatesView Elkhart Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Elkhart Municipal Airport Set EKI as destination Airport Get more information about Elkhart Municipal Airport
961.54 miles (99.04 km) WNWPlymouth Municipal Airport (PLY)Plymouth, Indiana, United StatesView Plymouth Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Plymouth Municipal Airport Set PLY as destination Airport Get more information about Plymouth Municipal Airport
1062.41 miles (100.45 km) WSWGrissom Air Reserve Base (GUS)Peru, Indiana, United StatesView Grissom Air Reserve Base on a map View satellite image of Grissom Air Reserve Base Set GUS as destination Airport Get more information about Grissom Air Reserve Base
1163.34 miles (101.94 km) SENeil Armstrong Airport (AXV)Wapakoneta, Ohio, United StatesView Neil Armstrong Airport on a map View satellite image of Neil Armstrong Airport Set AXV as destination Airport Get more information about Neil Armstrong Airport
1263.53 miles (102.24 km) SSWDelaware County Regional Airport (MIE)Muncie, Indiana, United StatesView Delaware County Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Delaware County Regional Airport Set MIE as destination Airport Get more information about Delaware County Regional Airport
1363.65 miles (102.43 km) SWKokomo Municipal Airport (OKK)Kokomo, Indiana, United StatesView Kokomo Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Kokomo Municipal Airport Set OKK as destination Airport Get more information about Kokomo Municipal Airport
1465.99 miles (106.19 km) ESELima Allen County Airport (AOH)Lima, Ohio, United StatesView Lima Allen County Airport on a map View satellite image of Lima Allen County Airport Set AOH as destination Airport Get more information about Lima Allen County Airport
1571.85 miles (115.64 km) WNWSouth Bend International Airport (SBN)South Bend, Indiana, United StatesView South Bend International Airport on a map View satellite image of South Bend International Airport Set SBN as destination Airport Get more information about South Bend International Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Smith Field:

List of Furthest Airports from Smith Field:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,224.22 miles (18,063.59 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
211,200.86 miles (18,026.00 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
311,183.69 miles (17,998.36 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
411,176.22 miles (17,986.34 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
511,131.32 miles (17,914.08 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
611,120.64 miles (17,896.89 km) WSWAlbany 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
711,118.40 miles (17,893.28 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
811,108.11 miles (17,876.73 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
911,088.81 miles (17,845.66 km) WSWKatanning 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
1011,083.49 miles (17,837.11 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
1111,031.13 miles (17,752.83 km) WSWGeraldton 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
1210,997.78 miles (17,699.17 km) SWKalbarri 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
1310,990.20 miles (17,686.97 km) WSWMorawa 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
1410,979.85 miles (17,670.32 km) WSWMullewa 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
1510,935.12 miles (17,598.32 km) SWShark 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