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Encyclopedia > Faro Airport (Portugal)
Faro Airport
Aeroporto de Faro


Faro Airport platform For Faro Airport, Portugal, see here Faro Airport, (IATA: ZFA, ICAO: CZFA), is located 2 km south of Faro, Yukon, Canada, and is operated by the Yukon government. ...

IATA: FAO – ICAO: LPFR
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Empresa Pública de Aeroportos e Navegação Aérea
Location Faro, Portugal
Elevation AMSL 22 ft / 7 m
Coordinates 37°00′52″N 007°57′57″W / 37.01444, -7.96583
Website www.ana.pt/...
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
10/28 8,169 2,490 Asphalt
Aircraft Hanging from the Ceiling in Faro Airport
Aircraft Hanging from the Ceiling in Faro Airport
Departures terminal at Faro Airport
Departures terminal at Faro Airport
Faro International Airport
Faro International Airport

Faro Airport (Portuguese: Aeroporto Internacional de Faro) (IATA: FAO, ICAO: LPFR) is located about 4.4 miles (7km) to the west of Faro, Portugal. An IATA airport code, also known an IATA location identifier, IATA station code or simply a location identifier [1], is a three-letter code designating many airports around the world, defined by the International Air Transport Association (IATA). ... The ICAO (IPA pronunciation: ) airport code or location indicator is a four-letter alphanumeric code designating each airport around the world. ... Wall entrance City Hall The Hermitage of Nossa Senhora do Pé da Cruz Statue of King Afonso III Governo Civil Igreja da Sé (main church) Faros Island Faros Marina The old mercy/church and hospital in Faro Faro is both a city and a district in southern Portugal. ... The term above mean sea level (AMSL) refers to the elevation (on the ground) or altitude (in the air) of any object, relative to the average sea level. ... A foot (plural: feet or foot;[1] symbol or abbreviation: ft or, sometimes, ′ – a prime) is a unit of length, in a number of different systems, including English units, Imperial units, and United States customary units. ... This article is about the unit of length. ... Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically), Eckert VI projection; large version (pdf, 1. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... A foot (plural: feet or foot;[1] symbol or abbreviation: ft or, sometimes, ′ – a prime) is a unit of length, in a number of different systems, including English units, Imperial units, and United States customary units. ... This article is about the unit of length. ... The term asphalt is often used as an abbreviation for asphalt concrete. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Size of this preview: 793 × 600 pixel Image in higher resolution (1280 × 968 pixel, file size: 112 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) This is a picture of a light aircraft hanging from the roof of Faro Airport terminal building. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Size of this preview: 793 × 600 pixel Image in higher resolution (1280 × 968 pixel, file size: 112 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) This is a picture of a light aircraft hanging from the roof of Faro Airport terminal building. ... Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (2048 × 1536 pixel, file size: 736 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (2048 × 1536 pixel, file size: 736 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Size of this preview: 800 × 405 pixel Image in higher resolution (2272 × 1151 pixel, file size: 2. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Size of this preview: 800 × 405 pixel Image in higher resolution (2272 × 1151 pixel, file size: 2. ... An IATA airport code, also known an IATA location identifier, IATA station code or simply a location identifier [1], is a three-letter code designating many airports around the world, defined by the International Air Transport Association (IATA). ... The ICAO (IPA pronunciation: ) airport code or location indicator is a four-letter alphanumeric code designating each airport around the world. ... Wall entrance City Hall The Hermitage of Nossa Senhora do Pé da Cruz Statue of King Afonso III Governo Civil Igreja da Sé (main church) Faros Island Faros Marina The old mercy/church and hospital in Faro Faro is both a city and a district in southern Portugal. ...


This airport is commonly used by tourists on holiday in the Algarve but is sharply increasing its influence throughout the business community of entire southwest Iberian Peninsula as a direct consequence of being already one of Europe's leading low cost hub airports. It is Portugal's second International gateway, after Lisbon's International airport. Algarve NUTS II region, and the district of Faro in Portugal. ...

Contents

Terminal building

Faro Airport has a rather modern terminal building. There is a light aircraft hanging from the roof at the entrance of the building. Look up Terminal in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ...


Airlines and destinations

Scheduled flights

  • Aer Arann (Galway, Waterford)
  • Aer Lingus (Belfast-International, Cork, Dublin)
  • Aigle Azur (Paris-Charles de Gaulle)
  • airberlin (including LTU) (Basel, Berlin-Tegel, Cologne, Dusseldorf, Erfhurt, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Hannover, Leipzig, Münster/Osnabrück, Munich, Nuremberg, Paderborn/Lippstadt, Palma de Mallorca, Zurich)
  • Austrian Airlines (Vienna)
  • bmibaby (Birmingham, Cardiff, East Midlands)
  • British Airways (London-Gatwick)
  • Brussels Airlines (Brussels)
  • Centralwings (Warsaw)
  • easyJet (Belfast-International, Bristol, East Midlands, Glasgow-International, Liverpool, London-Gatwick, London-Luton, London-Stansted, Newcastle)
  • Finnair (Helsinki)
  • Flybe (Exeter, Southampton)
  • Flyglobespan (Aberdeen, Durham Tees Valley, Edinburgh, Glasgow-International)
  • Germanwings (Cologne/Bonn, Dortmund, Stuttgart)
  • Jetairfly (Almeria, Brussels)
  • Jet2.com (Blackpool, Leeds/Bradford, Manchester)
  • Lufthansa (Frankfurt, Munich)
  • Luxair (Luxembourg)
  • Monarch Airlines (Scheduled) (Birmingham, London-Gatwick, London-Luton, Manchester)
  • Norwegian Air Shuttle (Oslo)
  • Ryanair (Brussels-Charleroi, Dublin, Frankfurt-Hahn, Glasgow-Prestwick, London-Stansted, Shannon)
  • SATA (Toronto)
  • Smart Wings (Prague)
  • Sterling Airlines (Copenhagen, Oslo, Stockholm-Arlanda)
  • Swiss Airlines (Zürich)
  • TAP Portugal (Amsterdam, Lisbon, Paris-Orly)
  • Thomsonfly (Scheduled) (Bournemouth, Cardiff, Coventry, Doncaster/Sheffield, London-Gatwick, Manchester)
  • transavia.com (Amsterdam, Eindhoven, Rotterdam)
  • TUIfly (Düsseldorf, Basel, Cologne, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Hanover, Munich, Stuttgart)

Aer Arann is a regional airline based in Dublin, Ireland. ... Aer Lingus is the flag carrier of Ireland. ... Aigle Azur Transports Aériens is an airline based in Tremblay-en-France, by Paris, France. ... Airbus A320 Fokker 70 (superseded colour scheme) Airbus A321-100 landing Austrian Airlines AG is the flag carrier airline of Austria, headquartered in Vienna. ... bmibaby is a British low-cost airline and a subsidiary of British Midland PLC. It flies to destinations in Europe from its main bases at East Midlands, Manchester, Cardiff, and Birmingham. ... For the 1930s airline of similar name, see British Airways Ltd. ... Brussels Airlines is a Belgian airline based at Brussels Airport. ... Centralwings is a low-cost airline based in Warsaw, Poland. ... EasyJet (LSE: EZJ), styled as easyJet, is a low cost airline officially known as easyJet Airline Company Limited, based at London Luton Airport. ... Finnair is Finlands largest airline and the flag carrier. ... Flybe is a British airline based at Exeter Airport, England. ... Flyglobespan Boeing 737-683 registered G-CDKD, landing on Runway 05 Glasgow International Airport, Scotland. ... Germanwings is a low-cost airline based in Cologne and Bonn, Germany. ... Jetairfly is an airline based in Belgium. ... Jet2. ... Deutsche Lufthansa AG (ISIN: DE0008232125) (pronounced ) is the largest airline in Europe in terms of overall passengers carried (second is Air France - KLM), and the flag carrier of Germany. ... Luxair (Luxair Société Luxembourgeoise de Navigation Aérienne SA) is the national airline of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. ... Boeing 757-200 in the old livery, Alicante Airport, Spain. ... Norwegian Air Shuttle (OSE: NAS) is a Norwegian low-cost airline, with headquarters at Fornebu outside Oslo and its main base at Oslo Airport, Gardermoen. ... For the unrelated U.S. carrier, see Ryan International Airlines. ... A SATA power connector. ... Smart Wings is a low-cost airline based in Prague, Czech Republic. ... Sterling Airlines A/S is a Danish airline, founded in 1994. ... For other uses, see Swiss (disambiguation). ... Boeing 727 with classic livery 1950s-1980 Airbus A321-200 with former livery 1980-2005 Airbus A321-200 Airbus A320-200 taking off A319 in Faro, Algarve. ... Britannia Airways Boeing 757-200 (2003) Thomsonfly is a British airline owned by the TUI Group. ... transavia. ... TUIfly Boeing 737-800 D-AHFI at Munich Airport TUIfly is a German airline that was founded in January 2007 as a cooperation of Hapag-Lloyd Flug and Hapag-Lloyd Express whose brands Hapagfly and HLX.com are no longer used. ...

Charter flights

Air France (formally Société Air France) is Europes largest airline company. ... Air Transat is an airline based in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, operating scheduled and charter flights and serving 90 destinations in 25 countries. ... ArkeFly Boeing 767-300ER at Schiphol Airport Arkefly is an airline based in Amsterdam in the Netherlands. ... Astraeus Boeing 737-300 landing at Bristol Airport, Bristol, England. ... Aurela B737-300 landing at Vilnius Airport (VNO). ... Axis Airways Boeing 757-200 Image:Axis Logo. ... Blue Air is a low-cost airline based in Bucharest, Romania that started operation in 2004. ... Blue Line can refer to: Blue line (ice hockey) - In ice hockey, the line between center ice and each teams zone. ... This article is about the British airline. ... CSA Czech Airlines (in Czech: ÄŒeské aerolinie (abbreviation: ÄŒSA) is the Czech national airline company, and former national carrier of Czechoslovakia based at RuzynÄ› International Airport, Prague. ... Estonian Air is an airline based in Tallinn, Estonia. ... Europe Airpost is an airline based in Paris, France. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with European Aviation Air Charter. ... Airbus A320 at Manchester Airport Airbus A321 with the previous air2000 titles. ... Also see:- Viajes Flightline International Flightline International Flightline Low Cost Flights Flightline is an airline based at Southend Airport in south east England. ... Futura Boeing 737 at Funchal (Madeira) in February 2003. ... Icelandair (OMX: ICEAIR ) is the flag carrier airline of Iceland, based in Reykjavík. ... Iberworld Airlines is an airline based in Palma de Mallorca, Spain. ... Jet2. ... Jettime (ICAO: JTG, callsign: Jettime) is an airline based in Denmark. ... LTE International Airways is an airline based in Spain. ... Boeing 757-200 in the old livery, Alicante Airport, Spain. ... Scandinavian Airlines System or SAS is a multi-national airline for Denmark, Norway and Sweden, and the leading carrier in the Scandinavian countries, based in Stockholm, Sweden and owned by SAS AB. It is a founding member of the Star Alliance. ... Skyservice Inc. ... For other uses, see Swiss (disambiguation). ... JSC Transaero Airlines (Russian: ) or simply Transaero (Russian: ) is an airline based in Moscow, Russia. ... TUIfly Nordic formerly known as Britannia Nordic, is a charter airline based in Sweden. ... Thomas Cook Airlines Boeing 757-200 series at Glasgow International Airport July 2006. ... Thomas Cook Airlines is a charter airline based in Belgium. ... Britannia Airways Boeing 757-200 (2003) Thomsonfly is a British airline owned by the TUI Group. ... transavia. ... Boeing 767 Air Malta Airbus A320-200, operated on behalf of XL Boeing 737-400 (in old livery) takes off Boeing 737-800 in current livery XL Airways is a British charter and scheduled airline with headquarters in Crawley, West Sussex, near London Gatwick Airport. ...

References

External links

  • Faro Airport (official site)
  • Accident history for FAO at Aviation Safety Network
  • Airport information for LPFR at World Aero Data
This article might not be written in the formal tone expected of an encyclopedia entry. ...

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