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Roberts International Airport

Roberts International Airport
Airport information
 Location of Airport in Liberia
Airport typePublic
ServesMonrovia, Liberia
Elevation9 m (31 ft)

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Roberts International Airport , informally known as Robertsfield, is an airport in the West African nation of Liberia. Located near the town of Harbel, the single runway airport is about 35 miles outside of the nation's capital of Monrovia, and as an origin and destination point is referred to as "Monrovia" in popular usage. The facility with its 11000 ft (3352.8 m) long runway is an emergency landing site for the United States' Space Shuttle program and the principal international airport in the country. The airport is named in honor of Joseph Jenkins Roberts, the first President of Liberia.

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