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IATA / ICAO Codes: SVN / KSVN
Airport Name: Hunter Army Airfield
Location: Savannah, Georgia, United States
GPS Coordinates: 32°0'35"N by 81°8'44"W
Area Served: Fort Stewart
Operator/Owner: United States Army
Airport Type: Military
Elevation: 42 feet (13 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Hunter Army Airfield (SVN):

  • Because of Hunter Army Airfield's relatively low elevation of 42 feet, planes can take off or land at Hunter Army Airfield 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.
  • Hunter Army Airfield (SVN) currently has only 1 runway.
  • The phaseout of SAC Medium Bomber in the early 1960s resulted in SAC leaving Hunter in 1963.
  • When Hunter AFB was transferred to the US Army in 1967 becoming Hunter Army Airfield, the radar site was renamed Savannah Air Force Station.
  • During early 1942 after the Pearl Harbor Attack, Savannah AAB became a base for several Antisubmarine groups and squadrons of I Bomber Command and later Army Air Forces Antisubmarine Command with a mission to patrol the Atlantic coast, locate and attack German U-Boats.
  • The closest airport to Hunter Army Airfield (SVN) is Savannah / Hilton Head International Airport (SAV), which is located only 9 miles (14 kilometers) NNW of SVN.
  • The airport became a part of Eastern Air Transport Incorporated air route on 2 December 1931, when Ida Hoynes, daughter of the Mayor, Thomas M.
  • The furthest airport from Hunter Army Airfield (SVN) is Margaret River Airport (MGV), which is located 11,487 miles (18,486 kilometers) away in Margaret River, Western Australia, Australia.
  • The 27th Bombardment Group, equipped with Douglas B-18 Bolo medium bomber aircraft was the first assigned unit to the new airfield.

Map of Nearest Airports from Hunter Army Airfield:

List of Nearest Airports from Hunter Army Airfield:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
18.77 miles (14.11 km) NNWSavannah / Hilton Head International Airport (SAV)Savannah, Georgia (near Hilton Head, South Carolina), United StatesView Savannah / Hilton Head International Airport on a map View satellite image of Savannah / Hilton Head International Airport Set SAV as destination Airport Get more information about Savannah / Hilton Head International Airport
225.81 miles (41.54 km) WSWMidCoast Regional Airport at Wright Army Airfield (LIY)Fort Stewart, Hinesville, Georgia, United StatesView MidCoast Regional Airport at Wright Army Airfield on a map View satellite image of MidCoast Regional Airport at Wright Army Airfield Set LIY as destination Airport Get more information about MidCoast Regional Airport at Wright Army Airfield
330.12 miles (48.47 km) ENEHilton Head Airport (HHH)Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, United StatesView Hilton Head Airport on a map View satellite image of Hilton Head Airport Set HHH as destination Airport Get more information about Hilton Head Airport
440.81 miles (65.67 km) NEBeaufort County Airport (BFT)Beaufort County, South Carolina, United StatesView Beaufort County Airport on a map View satellite image of Beaufort County Airport Set BFT as destination Airport Get more information about Beaufort County Airport
547.55 miles (76.53 km) NWStatesboro-Bulloch County AirportStatesboro Army Air Field (TBR)Statesboro, Georgia, United StatesView Statesboro-Bulloch County AirportStatesboro Army Air Field on a map View satellite image of Statesboro-Bulloch County AirportStatesboro Army Air Field Set TBR as destination Airport Get more information about Statesboro-Bulloch County AirportStatesboro Army Air Field
655.22 miles (88.87 km) SSWBrunswick Golden Isles Airport (BQK)Brunswick, Georgia, United StatesView Brunswick Golden Isles Airport on a map View satellite image of Brunswick Golden Isles Airport Set BQK as destination Airport Get more information about Brunswick Golden Isles Airport
761.03 miles (98.21 km) SSWMalcolm McKinnon Airport (SSI)Brunswick, Georgia, United StatesView Malcolm McKinnon Airport on a map View satellite image of Malcolm McKinnon Airport Set SSI as destination Airport Get more information about Malcolm McKinnon Airport
869.49 miles (111.84 km) NNELowcountry Regional Airport (RBW)Walterboro, South Carolina, United StatesView Lowcountry Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Lowcountry Regional Airport Set RBW as destination Airport Get more information about Lowcountry Regional Airport
972.83 miles (117.21 km) WVidalia Regional AirportVidalia-Lyons Army Airfield (VDI)Vidalia, Georgia, United StatesView Vidalia Regional AirportVidalia-Lyons Army Airfield on a map View satellite image of Vidalia Regional AirportVidalia-Lyons Army Airfield Set VDI as destination Airport Get more information about Vidalia Regional AirportVidalia-Lyons Army Airfield
1087.38 miles (140.62 km) NBarnwell Regional Airport (BNL)Barnwell, South Carolina, United StatesView Barnwell Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Barnwell Regional Airport Set BNL as destination Airport Get more information about Barnwell Regional Airport
1188.99 miles (143.22 km) NECharleston International Airport (CHS)Charleston, South Carolina, United StatesView Charleston International Airport on a map View satellite image of Charleston International Airport Set CHS as destination Airport Get more information about Charleston International Airport
1290.39 miles (145.47 km) SWWaycross-Ware County AirportWaycross Army Airfield (AYS)Waycross, Georgia, United StatesView Waycross-Ware County AirportWaycross Army Airfield on a map View satellite image of Waycross-Ware County AirportWaycross Army Airfield Set AYS as destination Airport Get more information about Waycross-Ware County AirportWaycross Army Airfield
13101.35 miles (163.10 km) NOrangeburg Municipal Airport (OGB)Orangeburg, South Carolina, United StatesView Orangeburg Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Orangeburg Municipal Airport Set OGB as destination Airport Get more information about Orangeburg Municipal Airport
14101.71 miles (163.69 km) WTelfair-Wheeler Airport (MQW)McRae, Georgia, United StatesView Telfair-Wheeler Airport on a map View satellite image of Telfair-Wheeler Airport Set MQW as destination Airport Get more information about Telfair-Wheeler Airport
15105.34 miles (169.53 km) NNWAugusta Regional Airport at Bush Field (AGS)Augusta, Georgia, United StatesView Augusta Regional Airport at Bush Field on a map View satellite image of Augusta Regional Airport at Bush Field Set AGS as destination Airport Get more information about Augusta Regional Airport at Bush Field

Map of Furthest Airports from Hunter Army Airfield:

List of Furthest Airports from Hunter Army Airfield:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,486.84 miles (18,486.22 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
211,472.60 miles (18,463.32 km) WJurien 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
311,470.47 miles (18,459.89 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
411,467.66 miles (18,455.36 km) WSWKalbarri 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
511,467.34 miles (18,454.84 km) WGeraldton 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
611,460.20 miles (18,443.36 km) WRottnest 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
711,455.15 miles (18,435.23 km) WBunbury 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
811,452.73 miles (18,431.34 km) WSWShark 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
911,440.74 miles (18,412.03 km) WJandakot 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
1011,434.87 miles (18,402.59 km) WPerth 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
1111,425.91 miles (18,388.18 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
1211,413.77 miles (18,368.64 km) WMullewa 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
1311,412.09 miles (18,365.93 km) WSWCarnarvon Airport (CVQ)Carnarvon, Western Australia, AustraliaView Carnarvon Airport on a map View satellite image of Carnarvon Airport Set CVQ as destination Airport Get more information about Carnarvon Airport
1411,398.79 miles (18,344.52 km) WMorawa 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
1511,340.89 miles (18,251.34 km) WKatanning 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