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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):

  • With the departure of the 91st SRW, control of McGuire AFB was reassigned to Continental Air Command.
  • 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.
  • The host unit at McGuire AFB is the 87th Air Base Wing, United States Air Force Expeditionary Center, AMC..
  • On 1 July 1954, Military Air Transport Service took over jurisdiction of McGuire Air Force Base.
  • 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.
  • As of the 2010 United States Census, the McGuire Air Force Base CDP had a total population of 3,710, of which 737 were in New Hanover Township and 2,973 were in North Hanover Township.
  • The closest airport to McGuire AFB (WRI) is JB MDL Lakehurst (NEL), which is located only 13 miles (20 kilometers) E of WRI.
  • In addition to being known as "McGuire AFB", another name for WRI is "McGuire AFB/JB MDL McGuire".
  • Developed by Massachusetts Institute of Technology engineers and scientists, SAGE monitored North American skies for possible attack by manned aircraft and missiles for 25 years.
  • Fort Dix Army Air Base was phased down in the fall of 1945 and was placed on Temporary Inactive Status on 15 February 1945.

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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 Set EPR as destination Airport Get more information about Esperance Airport