Châteauroux-Centre "Marcel Dassault" Airport

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Châteauroux-Centre "Marcel Dassault" Airport
Aéroport de Châteauroux-Centre "Marcel Dassault"
Tour Châteauroux.JPG
Airport control tower
IATA: CHRICAO: LFLX
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Aéroport Châteauroux-Centre
Serves Châteauroux
Location Déols, Indre, France
Elevation AMSL 529 ft / 161 m
Coordinates 46°51′37″N 001°43′16″E / 46.86028°N 1.72111°E / 46.86028; 1.72111Coordinates: 46°51′37″N 001°43′16″E / 46.86028°N 1.72111°E / 46.86028; 1.72111
Website chateauroux-airport.com
Maps
Location of Centre region in France
Location of Centre region in France
Centre
LFLX
LFLX
Location in Centre region
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
03/21 3,500 11,483 Concrete
Source: French AIP,[1] UAF,[2] Airport[3]

Châteauroux-Centre "Marcel Dassault" Airport French: Aéroport de Châteauroux-Centre "Marcel Dassault" (IATA: CHRICAO: LFLX) is an airport serving the French city of Châteauroux.[1] The airport is located 5.5 km (3.0 NM) north-northeast of Châteauroux[1] in Déols, a commune of the Indre department in the Centre region in France.

It was formerly known as Châteauroux-Déols "Marcel Dassault" Airport (Aéroport Chateauroux-Deols "Marcel Dassault"). The airport is named for Marcel Dassault and is located on the site of the former Châteauroux-Déols Air Base.

Former airport logo

The airport supports aviation industry uses including cargo, pilot training, airports firemans training, aircraft maintenance, storage and dismantling.

Facilities[edit]

The airport resides at an elevation of 529 feet (161 m) above mean sea level. It has one paved runway designated 03/21 which measures 3,500 by 45 metres (11,483 ft × 148 ft).[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Air Méditerranée Seasonal charter: Ajaccio[4]

Cargo[edit]

Airlines Destinations
EgyptAir Cargo Cairo[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d LFLX – CHÂTEAUROUX DÉOLS (PDF). AIP from French Service d'information aéronautique, effective 26 Jun 2014.
  2. ^ (French) Aéroport de Châteauroux - Centre (CHR / LFLX) at L'Union des Aéroports Français
  3. ^ (French) Aéroport de Châteauroux-Centre "Marcel Dassault", official site
  4. ^ http://www.corsicatours.com/-Vols-secs-.html
  5. ^ Egyptair cargo schedule

External links[edit]