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
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
Location of Centre region in France
Location of Centre region in France
Location in Centre region
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, painting, storage and dismantling.


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]


Airlines Destinations
EgyptAir Cargo Cairo[5]


  1. ^ a b c d LFLX – CHÂTEAUROUX DÉOLS (PDF). AIP from French Service d'information aéronautique, effective 21 Aug 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. ^
  5. ^ Egyptair cargo schedule

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