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Encyclopedia > Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport
Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport
(Trieste Ronchi dei Legionari Airport)
IATA: TRS - ICAO: LIPQ
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Aeroporto FVG Spa
Serves Trieste
Elevation AMSL 37 ft (11 m)
Coordinates 45°49′36″N, 13°28′20″E
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
09/27 9,843 3,000 Asphalt

Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport (IATA: TRS, ICAO: LIPQ), also known as Trieste Airport or Ronchi dei Legionari Airport, is an airport located in Ronchi dei Legionari (Gorizia), near Trieste, the capital and biggest city of the Italian region Friuli Venezia Giulia. 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. ... For other uses, see Trieste (disambiguation). ... 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. ... 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. ... 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. ... Ronchi dei Legionari is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Gorizia in the Italian region Friuli-Venezia Giulia, located about 30 km northwest of Trieste and about 14 km southwest of Gorizia. ... Gorizia (Slovenian: Gorica, German: Görz, Friulian: Gurize) is a small town at the foot of the Alps, in northeastern Italy, on the border with Slovenia. ... For other uses, see Trieste (disambiguation). ... With an area of 7844 km² and 1. ...


This airport is strategically positioned as a gateway to a multi-national, 4-country region where the Upper Adriatic meets the Eastern Alps, with a service area stretching well beyond the borders of Friuli-Venezia Giulia and its 1.2 million inhabitants, into Veneto, Slovenia, Croatia and Carinthia, an area that has a population of about 5 million people as a whole. Veneto or Venetia, is one of the 20 regions of Italy. ... Carinthia (German: Kärnten, Slovenian: Koroška) is the southernmost Austrian state or Land; it is chiefly famous for its mountains and lakes. ...


It is a major international, modern air terminal with landing and take-off authorization for all types of aircraft and handling authorization for all types of goods.


In recent years, the type and amount of activities carried out at the airport have increased, to the point that a new facility for cargo and related services has been opened and the airport now also offers services such as aerotaxi and executive flights.

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Parking

The airport is just 1 kilometre off the A4 Trieste-Venice motorway (Redipuglia exit). For other uses, see Trieste (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Venice (disambiguation). ... Fogliano Redipuglia is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Gorizia in the Italian region Friuli-Venezia Giulia, located about 35 km northwest of Trieste and about 13 km southwest of Gorizia. ...


It is provided with short and long-stay car parks. While P1 and P2 are reserved for long-stays and are therefore attended and charged, P3 is a pay-and-display short-stay car park. P4 is free of charge for stays up to 30 minutes.


P1 and P2 information:

  • parking space cannot be pre-booked;
  • no covered car bays available;
  • payment at P2 cashpoint before withdrawing the car: 1) staffed cash desk accepts cash, credit and debit cards; 2) automatic cash machine accepts cash and credit cards;
  • payment at car park exit columns with credit cards only.

Public transport

Monfalcone Railway Station - located some 5 kilometres from the airport on the Trieste-Venice railway line - can be reached by Local Transport service APT Bus 10, running every 20/25 minutes. Monfalcone is a small coastal city on the North-East of Italy, Gulf of Trieste. ... For other uses, see Trieste (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Venice (disambiguation). ...


The Public Transport company APT operates bus and coach services linking the airport with:

  • Gorizia: Coach 1 and other services in connection with Coach 51
  • Monfalcone: Bus 10
  • Udine: Coach 51 (also non-stop via motorway)
  • Trieste: Coach 51

Tickets can be purchased at city bus/coach stations or at the airport: in the Arrivals Hall, with an automatic machine for selfticketing and at the Post Office Gorizia (Slovenian: Gorica, German: Görz, Friulian: Gurize) is a small town at the foot of the Alps, in northeastern Italy, on the border with Slovenia. ... Monfalcone is a small coastal city on the North-East of Italy, Gulf of Trieste. ... Udine (Friulian Udin, Slovene Videm) is a city in northeastern Italy, capital of the historical region of Friuli, in the middle of Friuli-Venezia Giulia region, between the Adriatic sea and the Alps (Alpi Carniche), less than 40 km from the Slovenian border. ... For other uses, see Trieste (disambiguation). ...


At Trieste Coach Station, bus and coach connections to Slovenia (Buje, Izola, Koper, Ljubljana, Piran, Portorož, Postojna, Sežana) and Croatia (Dubrovnik, Porec, Pula, Opatija, Rijeka, Rovinj, Split, Zadar) are available. Buje (Italian: Buie dIstria) is a city in Istria, Croatia, population 5,340 (2001). ... Area: 28. ... Area: 311. ...   (IPA: ) is the capital and largest city of Slovenia. ... Area: 44,6 km² Population  - males  - females 16. ... Portorož (Portorose in Italian, literally Port of Roses) is a coastal town in Slovenia and one of the countrys largest tourist areas. ... Area: 269. ... Area: 217,4 km² Population 11,842  - males 5,800  - females 6,042 Mayor: Davorin Terčon Average age: 39. ... Nickname: 1995 map of Dubrovnik The location of Dubrovnik within Croatia Coordinates: , Country County Government  - Mayor Dubravka Å uica (HDZ) Area  - City 143. ... Poreč (Italian Parenzo, Latin Parentium), (lat. ... Pula (Latin Colonia Pietas Iulia Pola; Italian Pola (the city has an official Croatian-Italian bilingualism [1]); Istriot Pula, German Polei) is the largest city in Istria, situated at the southern tip of the peninsula, with a population of 62,080 (2006). ... Position of Opatija in Croatia. ... Rijeka (in local Croatian dialects Rika and Reka; Fiume in Italian and Hungarian. ... Rovinj, seen from Campanile of Sv. ... For other uses, see Split (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Zadar (disambiguation). ...


Taxies are available outside the Arrivals hall from 08.00 to 24.00.


History

The first official documents citing the airfield of Ronchi dei Legionari date back to November 30 1935, when the 4th Fighter Wing of Royal Italian Air Force was based here.


Commercial operations officially start on December 2, 1961.


Airlines

Commercial airlines operating flights to the airport include:

Charter airlines or airlines with charter operations to the airport include: Air One is an independent airline based in Rome, Italy. ... Air Vallee is a scheduled airline based in Aosta in Italy, also offering charter and air taxi services. ... Alitalia - Linee Aeree Italiane (ISE: IT0003331888) is the national airline of Italy. ... MD-82 of Belle Air at the airport of Tirana Belle Air is an airline based in Tirana, Albania offering international flights to several cities in Italy. ... Jat Airways is the national airline of Serbia and the former national carrier of Yugoslavia, based in Belgrade. ... Deutsche Lufthansa AG (ISIN: DE0008232125) (pronounced ) is the second largest airline in Europe (after Air France - KLM). ... Air Dolomiti is a subsidiary of German national airline Lufthansa but is based in Italy. ... Ryanair (ISEQ: RYA, LSE: RYA, NASDAQ: RYAAY) is an Irish airline headquartered in Dublin, with its biggest operational base situated in London Stansted Airport in the UK. It is Europes largest low-cost carrier and it is one of the worlds largest and most successful airlines (whether in...

Aegean Airlines is the second largest Greek airline based in Athens. ... Air Italy is an airline based in Gallarate, Italy. ... DAT - Danish Air Transport is an airline based in Denmark. ... Eurofly is a low cost and charter airline based in Milan in Italy. ... Macair Airlines is a Queensland regional airline based in Australia with services throughout Queensland, having 32 routes across the region. ... Futura Boeing 737 at Funchal (Madeira) in February 2003. ... Skyservice Inc. ... Tunisair Airbus A320-200 Tunisair (Arabic: الخطوط الجوية التونسية), formed in 1948 is the national flag carrier airline of Tunisia. ...

The Company

The Aeroporto Friuli-Venezia Giulia SpA is the Company that has been running the airport since July 1997; its shareholders are the Consorzio per l'Aeroporto Friuli-Venezia Giulia - a consortium of local authorities and municipalities - (51%) and the Friuli-Venezia Giulia Region (49%). For the band, see 1997 (band). ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ...


Its mission is to:

  • improve the role of the airport within the international air transport network;
  • respond to the needs of the catchment area developing direct links to new destinations;
  • offer competitive airport services of high quality to Customers, i.e. airlines, passengers and freight forwarders;
  • plan and develop the airport infrastructures;
  • continuously update and upgrade systems and equipment keeping them at the highest international standards;

In addition to that the Company aims at developing the non-aviation activities at the airport. The project of the "Polo Intermodale" is part of this planned expansion, that envisages the development of a multi-modal (air-road-rail) interchange that will be built in the near future just in front of the airport terminal.


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