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WRI Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: WRI / KWRI
Airport Names:
  1. McGuire AFB
  2. McGuire AFB/JB MDL McGuire
Location: Wrightstown, New Jersey, United States
GPS Coordinates: 40°0'56"N by 74°35'30"W
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Facts about McGuire AFB (WRI):

  • In addition to being known as "McGuire AFB", another name for WRI is "McGuire AFB/JB MDL McGuire".
  • McGuire Air Force Base was established as Fort Dix Airport in 1937 and first opened to military aircraft on 9 January 1941.
  • The furthest airport from McGuire AFB (WRI) is Margaret River Airport (MGV), which is located 11,757 miles (18,921 kilometers) away in Margaret River, Western Australia, Australia.
  • On 1 June 1955, MATS moved the Eastern Transport Air Force to McGuire from Westover AFB, Massachusetts when SAC and Eighth Air Force took over.
  • SAC activated the 91st Strategic Reconnaissance Wing at the newly re-designated McGuire Air Force Base on 10 November 1948.
  • The NYADS was reassigned from 26th AD on 1 April 1966 to First Air Force, until 30 September 1968 when both the sector was inactivated along with DC-01, when budget restrictions along with when technology advances allowed the Air Force to shut down many SAGE Data Centers.
  • After the United States' entry into World War II, Fort Dix Army Air Base was used as a training and facility for numerous service units under First Air Force.
  • McGuire the only base in both the Air Mobility Command and the entire U.S.
  • The closest airport to McGuire AFB (WRI) is JB MDL Lakehurst (NEL), which is located only 13 miles (20 kilometers) E of WRI.

Map of Nearest Airports from McGuire AFB:

List of Nearest Airports from McGuire AFB:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112.66 miles (20.37 km) EJB MDL Lakehurst (NEL)Lakehurst, New Jersey, United StatesView JB MDL Lakehurst on a map View satellite image of JB MDL Lakehurst Set NEL as destination Airport Get more information about JB MDL Lakehurst
214.37 miles (23.12 km) WSWSouth Jersey Regional Airport (LLY)Mount Holly, New Jersey, United StatesView South Jersey Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of South Jersey Regional Airport Set LLY as destination Airport Get more information about South Jersey Regional Airport
316.97 miles (27.31 km) ESEOcean County Airport (MJX)Toms River, New Jersey, United StatesView Ocean County Airport on a map View satellite image of Ocean County Airport Set MJX as destination Airport Get more information about Ocean County Airport
421.51 miles (34.61 km) NNWTrenton-Mercer Airport (TTN)Trenton, New Jersey, United StatesView Trenton-Mercer Airport on a map View satellite image of Trenton-Mercer Airport Set TTN as destination Airport Get more information about Trenton-Mercer Airport
522.63 miles (36.41 km) WNWNortheast Philadelphia Airport (PNE)Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United StatesView Northeast Philadelphia Airport on a map View satellite image of Northeast Philadelphia Airport Set PNE as destination Airport Get more information about Northeast Philadelphia Airport
626.74 miles (43.04 km) NPrinceton Airport (PCT)Princeton/Rocky Hill, New Jersey, United StatesView Princeton Airport on a map View satellite image of Princeton Airport Set PCT as destination Airport Get more information about Princeton Airport
727.38 miles (44.06 km) ENEMonmouth Executive Airport (BLM)Belmar/Farmingdale, New Jersey, United StatesView Monmouth Executive Airport on a map View satellite image of Monmouth Executive Airport Set BLM as destination Airport Get more information about Monmouth Executive Airport
832.05 miles (51.57 km) WNWNAS JRB Willow Grove (NXX)Willow Grove, Pennsylvania, United StatesView NAS JRB Willow Grove on a map View satellite image of NAS JRB Willow Grove Set NXX as destination Airport Get more information about NAS JRB Willow Grove
935.16 miles (56.59 km) NCentral Jersey Regional Airport (JVI)Manville, New Jersey, United StatesView Central Jersey Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Central Jersey Regional Airport Set JVI as destination Airport Get more information about Central Jersey Regional Airport
1035.57 miles (57.24 km) NWDoylestown Airport (DYL)Doylestown, Pennsylvania, United StatesView Doylestown Airport on a map View satellite image of Doylestown Airport Set DYL as destination Airport Get more information about Doylestown Airport
1135.80 miles (57.62 km) WSWPhiladelphia International Airport (PHL)Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United StatesView Philadelphia International Airport on a map View satellite image of Philadelphia International Airport Set PHL as destination Airport Get more information about Philadelphia International Airport
1236.58 miles (58.87 km) WNWWings Field (BBX)Blue Bell, Pennsylvania, United StatesView Wings Field on a map View satellite image of Wings Field Set BBX as destination Airport Get more information about Wings Field
1338.57 miles (62.07 km) SAtlantic City International Airport (ACY)Atlantic City, New Jersey, United StatesView Atlantic City International Airport on a map View satellite image of Atlantic City International Airport Set ACY as destination Airport Get more information about Atlantic City International Airport
1439.02 miles (62.80 km) WSWPhiladelphia Seaplane BaseChandler Field (PSQ)Essington, Pennsylvania, United StatesView Philadelphia Seaplane BaseChandler Field on a map View satellite image of Philadelphia Seaplane BaseChandler Field Set PSQ as destination Airport Get more information about Philadelphia Seaplane BaseChandler Field
1545.44 miles (73.12 km) NNELinden Airport (LDJ)Linden, New Jersey, United StatesView Linden Airport on a map View satellite image of Linden Airport Set LDJ as destination Airport Get more information about Linden Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from McGuire AFB:

List of Furthest Airports from McGuire AFB:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,757.07 miles (18,921.13 km) SWMargaret 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
211,733.05 miles (18,882.47 km) SWBusselton 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
311,725.41 miles (18,870.17 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
411,706.96 miles (18,840.48 km) SWBunbury 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
511,672.85 miles (18,785.58 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
611,646.10 miles (18,742.54 km) SWRottnest 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
711,636.95 miles (18,727.80 km) SWJandakot 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
811,632.46 miles (18,720.59 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
911,625.62 miles (18,709.58 km) SWPerth 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
1011,573.53 miles (18,625.74 km) SWJurien 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
1111,498.95 miles (18,505.71 km) SWGeraldton 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
1211,477.83 miles (18,471.74 km) SWMorawa 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
1311,453.77 miles (18,433.00 km) SWMullewa 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
1411,446.59 miles (18,421.45 km) SSWKalbarri 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
1511,431.47 miles (18,397.12 km) WSWEsperance Airport (EPR)Esperance, AustraliaView Esperance Airport on a map View satellite image of Esperance Airport Set EPR as destination Airport Get more information about Esperance Airport