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BWI Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: BWI / KBWI
Airport Name: Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport
Location: between Baltimore, Maryland and Washington, D.C., United States
GPS Coordinates: 39°10'31"N by 76°40'5"W
Area Served: Baltimore–Washington Metropolitan Area
Operator/Owner: Maryland Aviation Administration
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 146 feet (45 meters)
# of Runways: 4
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Facts about Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI):

  • The furthest airport from Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) is Margaret River Airport (MGV), which is located 11,691 miles (18,814 kilometers) away in Margaret River, Western Australia, Australia.
  • The closest airport to Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) is Tipton Airport (FME), which is located only 8 miles (13 kilometers) SW of BWI.
  • Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport handled 22,391,785 passengers last year.
  • Currently improvements are being made to widen concourse C.
  • The Federal Aviation Administration is currently in the process of designing a new air traffic control tower that will replace the current tower.
  • The airport has been a backdrop in numerous films, including The Silence of the Lambs, Goldfinger, Broadcast News, and Twelve Monkeys.
  • Because of Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport's relatively low elevation of 146 feet, planes can take off or land at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport 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.
  • In 2010, BWI was ranked as the best airport of its size in the world by the Airports Council International based on its 2009 Airport Service Quality survey.
  • Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) has 4 runways.
  • BWI is currently the busiest airport within the Baltimore–Washington area with 11,067,317 boardings in 2011.

Map of Nearest Airports from Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
17.91 miles (12.72 km) SWTipton Airport (FME)Odenton, Maryland, United StatesView Tipton Airport on a map Set FME as destination Airport Get more information about Tipton Airport
216.94 miles (27.26 km) SSELee Airport (ANP)Annapolis, Maryland, United StatesView Lee Airport on a map Set ANP as destination Airport Get more information about Lee Airport
317.12 miles (27.55 km) NEMartin State Airport (MTN)Baltimore, Maryland, United StatesView Martin State Airport on a map Set MTN as destination Airport Get more information about Martin State Airport
419.15 miles (30.81 km) SWCollege Park Airport (CGS)College Park, Maryland, United StatesView College Park Airport on a map Set CGS as destination Airport Get more information about College Park Airport
526.66 miles (42.91 km) WMontgomery County Airpark (GAI)Gaithersburg, Maryland, United StatesView Montgomery County Airpark on a map Set GAI as destination Airport Get more information about Montgomery County Airpark
627.35 miles (44.01 km) SSWAndrews Field (ADW)Camp Springs, Maryland, United StatesView Andrews Field on a map Set ADW as destination Airport Get more information about Andrews Field
729.60 miles (47.64 km) SWBolling Air Force Base (BOF)Washington, D.C., United StatesView Bolling Air Force Base on a map Set BOF as destination Airport Get more information about Bolling Air Force Base
829.86 miles (48.05 km) SWRonald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA)Arlington County, Virginia (near Washington, D.C.), United StatesView Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport on a map Set DCA as destination Airport Get more information about Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport
933.41 miles (53.77 km) NEPhillips Army Airfield (APG)Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, United StatesView Phillips Army Airfield on a map Set APG as destination Airport Get more information about Phillips Army Airfield
1041.16 miles (66.23 km) SEEaston Airport (ESN)Easton, Maryland, United StatesView Easton Airport on a map Set ESN as destination Airport Get more information about Easton Airport
1141.30 miles (66.46 km) WNWFrederick Municipal Airport (FDK)Frederick, Maryland, United StatesView Frederick Municipal Airport on a map Set FDK as destination Airport Get more information about Frederick Municipal Airport
1242.08 miles (67.72 km) SWDavison Army Airfield (DAA)Fort Belvoir, Virginia, United StatesView Davison Army Airfield on a map Set DAA as destination Airport Get more information about Davison Army Airfield
1345.16 miles (72.68 km) WSWWashington Dulles International Airport (IAD)Washington, D.C. / Virginia, United StatesView Washington Dulles International Airport on a map Set IAD as destination Airport Get more information about Washington Dulles International Airport
1448.13 miles (77.46 km) WLeesburg Executive Airport (JYO)Leesburg, Virginia, United StatesView Leesburg Executive Airport on a map Set JYO as destination Airport Get more information about Leesburg Executive Airport
1552.39 miles (84.32 km) NNWYork Airport (THV)York, Pennsylvania, United StatesView York Airport on a map Set THV as destination Airport Get more information about York Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,690.70 miles (18,814.31 km) WSWMargaret 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
211,667.13 miles (18,776.37 km) WSWBusselton 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
311,651.48 miles (18,751.19 km) WSWManjimup Airport (MJP)Manjimup, Western Australia, AustraliaView Manjimup Airport on a map Set MJP as destination Airport Get more information about Manjimup Airport
411,642.07 miles (18,736.05 km) WSWBunbury Airport (BUY)Bunbury, Western Australia, AustraliaView Bunbury Airport on a map Set BUY as destination Airport Get more information about Bunbury Airport
511,592.02 miles (18,655.50 km) WSWRottnest Airport (RTS)Rottnest Island, Western Australia, AustraliaView Rottnest Airport on a map Set RTS as destination Airport Get more information about Rottnest Airport
611,587.88 miles (18,648.85 km) WSWAlbany Airport (ALH)Albany, Western Australia, AustraliaView Albany Airport on a map Set ALH as destination Airport Get more information about Albany Airport
711,580.37 miles (18,636.75 km) WSWJandakot Airport (JAD)Jandakot, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jandakot Airport on a map Set JAD as destination Airport Get more information about Jandakot Airport
811,569.67 miles (18,619.53 km) WSWPerth Airport (PER)Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaView Perth Airport on a map Set PER as destination Airport Get more information about Perth Airport
911,556.68 miles (18,598.63 km) WSWKatanning Airport (KNI)Katanning, Western Australia, AustraliaView Katanning Airport on a map Set KNI as destination Airport Get more information about Katanning Airport
1011,533.39 miles (18,561.15 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
1111,469.41 miles (18,458.18 km) SWGeraldton Airport (GET)Geraldton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Geraldton Airport on a map Set GET as destination Airport Get more information about Geraldton Airport
1211,438.25 miles (18,408.03 km) SWMorawa Airport (MWB)Morawa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Morawa Airport on a map Set MWB as destination Airport Get more information about Morawa Airport
1311,425.28 miles (18,387.16 km) SWKalbarri Airport (KAX)Kalbarri, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kalbarri Airport on a map Set KAX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalbarri Airport
1411,420.90 miles (18,380.12 km) SWMullewa Airport (MXU)Mullewa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Mullewa Airport on a map Set MXU as destination Airport Get more information about Mullewa Airport
1511,343.88 miles (18,256.16 km) SWShark Bay Airport (MJK)Monkey Mia, Western Australia, AustraliaView Shark Bay Airport on a map Set MJK as destination Airport Get more information about Shark Bay Airport