Brive–Souillac Airport

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Brive–Souillac Airport

Aéroport de Brive – Vallée de la Dordogne
Aérogare de l'aéroport de Brive Vallée de la Dordogne.JPG
Summary
Airport typePublic
OperatorRégie personnalisée de l'aéroport de Brive-Souillac
ServesBrive-la-Gaillarde, France
Elevation AMSL1,016 ft / 310 m
Coordinates45°02′23″N 01°29′08″E / 45.03972°N 1.48556°E / 45.03972; 1.48556Coordinates: 45°02′23″N 01°29′08″E / 45.03972°N 1.48556°E / 45.03972; 1.48556
Websiteaeroport-brive-vallee-dordogne.com
Map
LFSL is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
LFSL
LFSL
Location of airport in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
11/29 2,100 6,890 Paved
11R/29L 1,000 3,281 Unpaved
Source: French AIP[1]

Brive–Souillac Airport ((IATA: BVE, ICAO: LFSL), also Brive–Dordogne Valley Airport (French: Aéroport de Brive – Vallée de la Dordogne)) is an international airport located 13 kilometres (7.0 NM) south of Brive-la-Gaillarde,[1] a commune of the Corrèze department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region of France.

The airport caters for tourist movements into the Dordogne area.

History[edit]

The airport replaces the older Brive–La Roche Airport. The official inauguration was on June 15, 2010. Its ICAO code LFSL was previously assigned to the military Toul-Rosières Air Base which closed in 2004.

The Airlinair (HOP!) flights to and from Paris–Orly airport were transferred to this airport.

Facilities[edit]

The airport resides at an elevation of 1,016 feet (310 m) above mean sea level. It has one paved runway designated 11/29 which measures 2,100 by 45 metres (6,890 ft × 148 ft). It also has a parallel unpaved runway with a grass surface measuring 1,000 by 80 metres (3,281 ft × 262 ft).[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

AirlinesDestinations
HOP! Paris–Orly
Seasonal: Ajaccio, Lyon
Ryanair Porto
Seasonal: London-Stansted

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c LFSL – Brive Souillac. AIP from French Service d'information aéronautique, effective 20 June 2019.

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