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SAV Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: SAV / KSAV
Airport Name: Savannah / Hilton Head International Airport
Location: Savannah, Georgia (near Hilton Head, South Carolina), United States
GPS Coordinates: 32°7'38"N by 81°12'7"W
Area Served: Savannah, Georgia
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 50 feet (15 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Savannah / Hilton Head International Airport (SAV):

  • The first Savannah Municipal Airport opened on September 20, 1929 with the inauguration of air service between New York City and Miami by Eastern Air Express.
  • Runway 10 is thought to be the only airport runway in the United States with marked gravestones in it.
  • Because of Savannah / Hilton Head International Airport's relatively low elevation of 50 feet, planes can take off or land at Savannah / Hilton Head International 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.
  • The furthest airport from Savannah / Hilton Head International Airport (SAV) is Margaret River Airport (MGV), which is located 11,485 miles (18,484 kilometers) away in Margaret River, Western Australia, Australia.
  • This airport is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a primary commercial service airport since it has over 10,000 passenger boardings per year.
  • Savannah / Hilton Head International Airport is a public and military use airport owned by Savannah Airport Commission and located seven nautical miles northwest of the central business district of Savannah, a city in Chatham County, Georgia, United States.
  • Savannah / Hilton Head International Airport (SAV) has 2 runways.
  • Also located on the airport is Savannah Air National Guard Base, home to the 165th Airlift Wing of the Georgia Air National Guard.
  • The closest airport to Savannah / Hilton Head International Airport (SAV) is Hunter Army Airfield (SVN), which is located only 9 miles (14 kilometers) SSE of SAV.

Map of Nearest Airports from Savannah / Hilton Head International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Savannah / Hilton Head International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
18.77 miles (14.11 km) SSEHunter Army Airfield (SVN)Savannah, Georgia, United StatesView Hunter Army Airfield on a map Set SVN as destination Airport Get more information about Hunter Army Airfield
226.76 miles (43.06 km) SWMidCoast Regional Airport at Wright Army Airfield (LIY)Fort Stewart, Hinesville, Georgia, United StatesView MidCoast Regional Airport at Wright Army Airfield on a map Set LIY as destination Airport Get more information about MidCoast Regional Airport at Wright Army Airfield
330.27 miles (48.71 km) ENEHilton Head Airport (HHH)Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, United StatesView Hilton Head Airport on a map Set HHH as destination Airport Get more information about Hilton Head Airport
438.57 miles (62.06 km) ENEBeaufort County Airport (BFT)Beaufort County, South Carolina, United StatesView Beaufort County Airport on a map Set BFT as destination Airport Get more information about Beaufort County Airport
539.72 miles (63.92 km) NWStatesboro-Bulloch County AirportStatesboro Army Air Field (TBR)Statesboro, Georgia, United StatesView Statesboro-Bulloch County AirportStatesboro Army Air Field on a map Set TBR as destination Airport Get more information about Statesboro-Bulloch County AirportStatesboro Army Air Field
661.99 miles (99.77 km) SSWBrunswick Golden Isles Airport (BQK)Brunswick, Georgia, United StatesView Brunswick Golden Isles Airport on a map Set BQK as destination Airport Get more information about Brunswick Golden Isles Airport
763.85 miles (102.76 km) NNELowcountry Regional Airport (RBW)Walterboro, South Carolina, United StatesView Lowcountry Regional Airport on a map Set RBW as destination Airport Get more information about Lowcountry Regional Airport
868.32 miles (109.95 km) SMalcolm McKinnon Airport (SSI)Brunswick, Georgia, United StatesView Malcolm McKinnon Airport on a map Set SSI as destination Airport Get more information about Malcolm McKinnon Airport
968.52 miles (110.27 km) WVidalia Regional AirportVidalia-Lyons Army Airfield (VDI)Vidalia, Georgia, United StatesView Vidalia Regional AirportVidalia-Lyons Army Airfield on a map Set VDI as destination Airport Get more information about Vidalia Regional AirportVidalia-Lyons Army Airfield
1078.86 miles (126.91 km) NBarnwell Regional Airport (BNL)Barnwell, South Carolina, United StatesView Barnwell Regional Airport on a map Set BNL as destination Airport Get more information about Barnwell Regional Airport
1186.14 miles (138.62 km) NECharleston International Airport (CHS)Charleston, South Carolina, United StatesView Charleston International Airport on a map Set CHS as destination Airport Get more information about Charleston International Airport
1292.76 miles (149.29 km) SWWaycross-Ware County AirportWaycross Army Airfield (AYS)Waycross, Georgia, United StatesView Waycross-Ware County AirportWaycross Army Airfield on a map Set AYS as destination Airport Get more information about Waycross-Ware County AirportWaycross Army Airfield
1393.99 miles (151.26 km) NNEOrangeburg Municipal Airport (OGB)Orangeburg, South Carolina, United StatesView Orangeburg Municipal Airport on a map Set OGB as destination Airport Get more information about Orangeburg Municipal Airport
1496.60 miles (155.46 km) NNWAugusta Regional Airport at Bush Field (AGS)Augusta, Georgia, United StatesView Augusta Regional Airport at Bush Field on a map Set AGS as destination Airport Get more information about Augusta Regional Airport at Bush Field
1598.18 miles (158.00 km) WTelfair-Wheeler Airport (MQW)McRae, Georgia, United StatesView Telfair-Wheeler Airport on a map Set MQW as destination Airport Get more information about Telfair-Wheeler Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Savannah / Hilton Head International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Savannah / Hilton Head International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,485.30 miles (18,483.76 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
211,468.87 miles (18,457.31 km) WJurien 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
311,468.78 miles (18,457.17 km) WBusselton 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
411,462.75 miles (18,447.46 km) WGeraldton Airport (GET)Geraldton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Geraldton Airport on a map Set GET as destination Airport Get more information about Geraldton Airport
511,462.46 miles (18,446.99 km) WSWKalbarri Airport (KAX)Kalbarri, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kalbarri Airport on a map Set KAX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalbarri Airport
611,457.49 miles (18,438.99 km) WRottnest Airport (RTS)Rottnest Island, Western Australia, AustraliaView Rottnest Airport on a map Set RTS as destination Airport Get more information about Rottnest Airport
711,453.26 miles (18,432.19 km) WBunbury Airport (BUY)Bunbury, Western Australia, AustraliaView Bunbury Airport on a map Set BUY as destination Airport Get more information about Bunbury Airport
811,446.63 miles (18,421.52 km) WSWShark 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
911,438.09 miles (18,407.78 km) WJandakot Airport (JAD)Jandakot, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jandakot Airport on a map Set JAD as destination Airport Get more information about Jandakot Airport
1011,432.14 miles (18,398.19 km) WPerth Airport (PER)Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaView Perth Airport on a map Set PER as destination Airport Get more information about Perth Airport
1111,424.56 miles (18,386.00 km) WSWManjimup Airport (MJP)Manjimup, Western Australia, AustraliaView Manjimup Airport on a map Set MJP as destination Airport Get more information about Manjimup Airport
1211,409.14 miles (18,361.18 km) WMullewa Airport (MXU)Mullewa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Mullewa Airport on a map Set MXU as destination Airport Get more information about Mullewa Airport
1311,405.64 miles (18,355.55 km) WSWCarnarvon Airport (CVQ)Carnarvon, Western Australia, AustraliaView Carnarvon Airport on a map Set CVQ as destination Airport Get more information about Carnarvon Airport
1411,394.57 miles (18,337.74 km) WMorawa Airport (MWB)Morawa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Morawa Airport on a map Set MWB as destination Airport Get more information about Morawa Airport
1511,339.18 miles (18,248.59 km) WKatanning Airport (KNI)Katanning, Western Australia, AustraliaView Katanning Airport on a map Set KNI as destination Airport Get more information about Katanning Airport