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OPF Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: OPF / KOPF
Airport Name: Opa-locka Executive Airport
Location: Miami, Florida, United States
GPS Coordinates: 25°54'26"N by 80°16'41"W
Area Served: Miami, Florida
Operator/Owner: Miami-Dade County
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 8 feet (2 meters)
# of Runways: 3
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Facts about Opa-locka Executive Airport (OPF):

  • The airport covers 1,880 acres at an elevation of 8 feet.
  • Aviation pioneer Glenn Curtiss retired from aircraft development and manufacturing in the 1920s and became a real estate developer in Florida.
  • The closest airport to Opa-locka Executive Airport (OPF) is North Perry Airport (HWO), which is located only 7 miles (11 kilometers) NNE of OPF.
  • The furthest airport from Opa-locka Executive Airport (OPF) is Shark Bay Airport (MJK), which is located 11,576 miles (18,630 kilometers) away in Monkey Mia, Western Australia, Australia.
  • Because of Opa-locka Executive Airport's relatively low elevation of 8 feet, planes can take off or land at Opa-locka Executive 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 1962 the remainder of the former Naval Air Station Miami property, except for a portion reserved for the United States Coast Guard, was transferred to Dade County, and became Opa-locka Airport.
  • Opa-locka Executive Airport (OPF) has 3 runways.
  • The military activity is Coast Guard Air Station Miami, operating from federal property not deeded to the county and operating the HC-144 Ocean Sentry turboprops and MH-65 Dolphin helicopters for coastal patrol and air-sea rescue.

Map of Nearest Airports from Opa-locka Executive Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Opa-locka Executive Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
16.87 miles (11.06 km) NNENorth Perry Airport (HWO)Hollywood, Florida, United StatesView North Perry Airport on a map Set HWO as destination Airport Get more information about North Perry Airport
27.92 miles (12.75 km) SMiami International Airport (MIA)Miami, Florida, United StatesView Miami International Airport on a map Set MIA as destination Airport Get more information about Miami International Airport
311.17 miles (17.98 km) SEMiami Seaplane Base (MPB)Watson Island, Miami-Dade County, Florida, United StatesView Miami Seaplane Base on a map Set MPB as destination Airport Get more information about Miami Seaplane Base
413.81 miles (22.23 km) NEFort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport (FLL)Fort Lauderdale / Hollywood, Florida, United StatesView Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport on a map Set FLL as destination Airport Get more information about Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport
520.36 miles (32.76 km) SSWKendall-Tamiami Executive Airport (TMB)Miami, Florida, United StatesView Kendall-Tamiami Executive Airport on a map Set TMB as destination Airport Get more information about Kendall-Tamiami Executive Airport
621.10 miles (33.96 km) NNEFort Lauderdale Executive Airport (FXE)Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United StatesView Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport on a map Set FXE as destination Airport Get more information about Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport
725.66 miles (41.30 km) NNEPompano Beach Airpark (PPM)Pompano Beach, Florida, United StatesView Pompano Beach Airpark on a map Set PPM as destination Airport Get more information about Pompano Beach Airpark
829.69 miles (47.79 km) SSWHomestead Air Reserve Base (HST)Homestead, Florida, United StatesView Homestead Air Reserve Base on a map Set HST as destination Airport Get more information about Homestead Air Reserve Base
934.23 miles (55.08 km) NNEBoca Raton Airport (BCT)Boca Raton, Florida, United StatesView Boca Raton Airport on a map Set BCT as destination Airport Get more information about Boca Raton Airport
1038.58 miles (62.09 km) WDade-Collier Training and Transition Airport (TNT)Miami, Florida, United StatesView Dade-Collier Training and Transition Airport on a map Set TNT as destination Airport Get more information about Dade-Collier Training and Transition Airport
1140.57 miles (65.30 km) SOcean Reef Club Airport (OCA)Key Largo, Florida, United StatesView Ocean Reef Club Airport on a map Set OCA as destination Airport Get more information about Ocean Reef Club Airport
1248.86 miles (78.63 km) NNEPalm Beach County Park Airport (LNA)West Palm Beach, Florida, United StatesView Palm Beach County Park Airport on a map Set LNA as destination Airport Get more information about Palm Beach County Park Airport
1354.77 miles (88.14 km) NNEPalm Beach International Airport (PBI)West Palm Beach, Florida, United StatesView Palm Beach International Airport on a map Set PBI as destination Airport Get more information about Palm Beach International Airport
1464.66 miles (104.06 km) ESESouth Bimini Airport (BIM)Bimini, BahamasView South Bimini Airport on a map Set BIM as destination Airport Get more information about South Bimini Airport
1565.85 miles (105.97 km) NNWPalm Beach County Glades Airport (PHK)Pahokee, Florida, United StatesView Palm Beach County Glades Airport on a map Set PHK as destination Airport Get more information about Palm Beach County Glades Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Opa-locka Executive Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Opa-locka Executive Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,576.07 miles (18,629.83 km) WShark 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
211,563.57 miles (18,609.71 km) WCarnarvon Airport (CVQ)Carnarvon, Western Australia, AustraliaView Carnarvon Airport on a map Set CVQ as destination Airport Get more information about Carnarvon Airport
311,532.31 miles (18,559.40 km) WKalbarri Airport (KAX)Kalbarri, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kalbarri Airport on a map Set KAX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalbarri Airport
411,496.44 miles (18,501.69 km) WSWGeraldton Airport (GET)Geraldton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Geraldton Airport on a map Set GET as destination Airport Get more information about Geraldton Airport
511,496.25 miles (18,501.38 km) WSWRAAF Learmonth (LEA)Exmouth, Western Australia, AustraliaView RAAF Learmonth on a map Set LEA as destination Airport Get more information about RAAF Learmonth
611,470.41 miles (18,459.79 km) SSECocos (Keeling) Island Airport (CCK)Cocos Islands, AustraliaView Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport on a map Set CCK as destination Airport Get more information about Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport
711,455.17 miles (18,435.27 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
811,450.72 miles (18,428.10 km) WSWMullewa Airport (MXU)Mullewa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Mullewa Airport on a map Set MXU as destination Airport Get more information about Mullewa Airport
911,413.65 miles (18,368.44 km) WSWMorawa Airport (MWB)Morawa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Morawa Airport on a map Set MWB as destination Airport Get more information about Morawa Airport
1011,393.23 miles (18,335.57 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
1111,383.92 miles (18,320.60 km) WSWBarrow Island Airport (BWB)Barrow Island, Western Australia, AustraliaView Barrow Island Airport on a map Set BWB as destination Airport Get more information about Barrow Island Airport
1211,372.29 miles (18,301.88 km) WSWJandakot Airport (JAD)Jandakot, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jandakot Airport on a map Set JAD as destination Airport Get more information about Jandakot Airport
1311,371.12 miles (18,299.99 km) WSWPerth Airport (PER)Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaView Perth Airport on a map Set PER as destination Airport Get more information about Perth Airport
1411,363.79 miles (18,288.21 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
1511,355.79 miles (18,275.32 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