Heringsdorf Airport

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Heringsdorf Airport
Flughafen Heringsdorf
Port lotniczy Heringsdorf.jpg
IATA: HDFICAO: EDAH
HDF is located in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
HDF
HDF
Location of the airport in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Flughafen Heringsdorf GmbH
Serves Usedom
Location Garz, Germany
Elevation AMSL 92 ft / 28 m
Coordinates 53°52′43″N 014°09′08″E / 53.87861°N 14.15222°E / 53.87861; 14.15222
Website flughafen-heringsdorf.de
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
10/28 7,562 2,305 Asphalt
10R/28L 1,969 600 Grass
Source: DAFIF[1][2]

Heringsdorf Airport (German: Flughafen Heringsdorf) (IATA: HDFICAO: EDAH), a former East German airbase, is a regional airport located near Garz on the island of Usedom in Germany. It takes its name from the nearby municipality of Heringsdorf, located some 10 km to the north. The largest town on the island however is Świnoujście in Poland, immediately to the east of the airport. Heringsdorf Airport served 30,754 passengers in 2005.

Facilities[edit]

Heringsdorf Airport features a single small terminal building equipped with check-in facilities and an information desk. The apron features one stand for mid-sized-aircraft such as the Airbus A319 and several stands for smaller aircraft such as the Cessna 172.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Eurolot[3] Summer seasonal: Bern, Munich, Vienna, Warsaw-Chopin (resumes 24 May 2014), Zürich
Germanwings Summer seasonal: Dortmund (begins 3 May 2014)
Germanwings
operated by Eurowings
Summer seasonal: Cologne/Bonn (begins 3 May 2014), Düsseldorf (begins 3 May 2014), Frankfurt (begins 3 May 2014), Stuttgart (begins 3 May 2014)

Ground transportation[edit]

Due to the size of the airport and the island itself there is no scheduled public transportation available. However every destination on Usedom can be reached by rental car and taxis.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Airport information for EDAH at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.Source: DAFIF.
  2. ^ Airport information for HDF at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective Oct. 2006).
  3. ^ http://eurolot.com/en/timetable/timetable.html

External links[edit]

Media related to Heringsdorf Airport at Wikimedia Commons