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NGU Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: NGU / KNGU
Airport Names:
  1. Naval Station Norfolk
  2. Chambers Field
Location: Norfolk, Virginia, United States
GPS Coordinates: 36°56'42"N by 76°18'47"W
Operator/Owner: United States Navy
Airport Type: Military: Naval Station
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Naval Station Norfolk (NGU):

  • In January 1923, the Secretary of the Navy ordered a detailed study of the capacity of the bases and stations during war and peace.
  • Construction of the training camp began on Independence Day 1917, and within the first 30 days housing for 7,500 men had been completed.
  • The closest airport to Naval Station Norfolk (NGU) is Norfolk International Airport (ORF), which is located only 7 miles (11 kilometers) ESE of NGU.
  • During the late 1930s, major construction took place at Naval Station Norfolk.
  • The Republican party rose to power in 1920, promising fiscal austerity.
  • The last permanent structure added had been the administration building, constructed in 1930.
  • A new command, Naval Air Center, had been formed October 12, 1942 under Captain J.M.
  • NAS Norfolk started its roots training aviators at Naval Air Detachment, Curtiss Field, Newport News, on May 19, 1917.
  • In addition to being known as "Naval Station Norfolk", another name for NGU is "Chambers Field".
  • Naval Station Norfolk (NGU) currently has only 1 runway.
  • The furthest airport from Naval Station Norfolk (NGU) is Margaret River Airport (MGV), which is located 11,762 miles (18,929 kilometers) away in Margaret River, Western Australia, Australia.

Map of Nearest Airports from Naval Station Norfolk:

List of Nearest Airports from Naval Station Norfolk:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
17.10 miles (11.43 km) ESENorfolk International Airport (ORF)Norfolk, Virginia (near Virginia Beach and Williamsburg), United StatesView Norfolk International Airport on a map Set ORF as destination Airport Get more information about Norfolk International Airport
29.87 miles (15.88 km) NNWLangley Field (LFI)Hampton, Virginia, United StatesView Langley Field on a map Set LFI as destination Airport Get more information about Langley Field
316.28 miles (26.20 km) NWNewport News/Williamsburg International Airport (PHF)Newport News, Virginia, United StatesView Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport on a map Set PHF as destination Airport Get more information about Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport
417.70 miles (28.49 km) ESENaval Air Station Oceana (NTU)Virginia Beach, Virginia, United StatesView Naval Air Station Oceana on a map Set NTU as destination Airport Get more information about Naval Air Station Oceana
536.85 miles (59.31 km) WSWFranklin Municipal Airport (FKN)Franklin, Virginia, United StatesView Franklin Municipal Airport on a map Set FKN as destination Airport Get more information about Franklin Municipal Airport
647.91 miles (77.11 km) SElizabeth City Regional Airport (ECG)Elizabeth City, North Carolina, United StatesView Elizabeth City Regional Airport on a map Set ECG as destination Airport Get more information about Elizabeth City Regional Airport
755.95 miles (90.05 km) SSEPine Island Airport (DUF)Corolla, North Carolina, United StatesView Pine Island Airport on a map Set DUF as destination Airport Get more information about Pine Island Airport
857.21 miles (92.06 km) NNEAccomack County Airport (MFV)Melfa, Virginia, United StatesView Accomack County Airport on a map Set MFV as destination Airport Get more information about Accomack County Airport
964.92 miles (104.49 km) SSWNortheastern Regional Airport (EDE)Edenton, North Carolina, United StatesView Northeastern Regional Airport on a map Set EDE as destination Airport Get more information about Northeastern Regional Airport
1067.54 miles (108.69 km) NWRichmond International Airport (RIC)Richmond, Virginia, United StatesView Richmond International Airport on a map Set RIC as destination Airport Get more information about Richmond International Airport
1173.29 miles (117.94 km) SSEFirst Flight Airport (FFA)Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina, United StatesView First Flight Airport on a map Set FFA as destination Airport Get more information about First Flight Airport
1278.78 miles (126.78 km) SSEDare County Regional Airport (MEO)Manteo, North Carolina, United StatesView Dare County Regional Airport on a map Set MEO as destination Airport Get more information about Dare County Regional Airport
1382.98 miles (133.55 km) NEWallops Flight Facility Airport (WAL)Wallops Island, Virginia, United StatesView Wallops Flight Facility Airport on a map Set WAL as destination Airport Get more information about Wallops Flight Facility Airport
1484.87 miles (136.59 km) WSWHalifax County Airport (RZZ)Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina, United StatesView Halifax County Airport on a map Set RZZ as destination Airport Get more information about Halifax County Airport
1590.88 miles (146.25 km) WBlackstone Army Airfield Allen C. Perkinson Airport (BKT)Blackstone, Virginia, United StatesView Blackstone Army Airfield Allen C. Perkinson Airport on a map Set BKT as destination Airport Get more information about Blackstone Army Airfield Allen C. Perkinson Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Naval Station Norfolk:

List of Furthest Airports from Naval Station Norfolk:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,761.89 miles (18,928.88 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
211,739.67 miles (18,893.13 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
311,716.71 miles (18,856.18 km) WSWBunbury Airport (BUY)Bunbury, Western Australia, AustraliaView Bunbury Airport on a map Set BUY as destination Airport Get more information about Bunbury Airport
411,713.73 miles (18,851.37 km) WManjimup Airport (MJP)Manjimup, Western Australia, AustraliaView Manjimup Airport on a map Set MJP as destination Airport Get more information about Manjimup Airport
511,681.14 miles (18,798.93 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
611,666.86 miles (18,775.95 km) WSWJandakot Airport (JAD)Jandakot, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jandakot Airport on a map Set JAD as destination Airport Get more information about Jandakot Airport
711,657.15 miles (18,760.32 km) WSWPerth Airport (PER)Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaView Perth Airport on a map Set PER as destination Airport Get more information about Perth Airport
811,638.79 miles (18,730.76 km) WSWJurien 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
911,635.61 miles (18,725.65 km) WAlbany Airport (ALH)Albany, Western Australia, AustraliaView Albany Airport on a map Set ALH as destination Airport Get more information about Albany Airport
1011,618.92 miles (18,698.80 km) WSWKatanning Airport (KNI)Katanning, Western Australia, AustraliaView Katanning Airport on a map Set KNI as destination Airport Get more information about Katanning Airport
1111,585.85 miles (18,645.58 km) SWGeraldton Airport (GET)Geraldton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Geraldton Airport on a map Set GET as destination Airport Get more information about Geraldton Airport
1211,549.23 miles (18,586.64 km) SWKalbarri Airport (KAX)Kalbarri, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kalbarri Airport on a map Set KAX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalbarri Airport
1311,545.75 miles (18,581.03 km) WSWMorawa Airport (MWB)Morawa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Morawa Airport on a map Set MWB as destination Airport Get more information about Morawa Airport
1411,535.00 miles (18,563.73 km) SWMullewa Airport (MXU)Mullewa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Mullewa Airport on a map Set MXU as destination Airport Get more information about Mullewa Airport
1511,477.29 miles (18,470.86 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