Kortrijk-Wevelgem International Airport

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Kortrijk-Wevelgem International Airport
Advanced Landing Ground (ALG) B-55
StartbaanKortrijkAirport.JPG
IATA: KJKICAO: EBKT
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Government
Serves Kortrijk / Wevelgem, Belgium
Elevation AMSL 64 ft / 20 m
Coordinates 50°49′02″N 003°12′17″E / 50.81722°N 3.20472°E / 50.81722; 3.20472Coordinates: 50°49′02″N 003°12′17″E / 50.81722°N 3.20472°E / 50.81722; 3.20472
Website www.KortrijkAirport.be
Map
EBKT is located in Belgium
EBKT
EBKT
Location of Kortrijk-Wevelgem International Airport
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
06/24 1,838 6,030 Asphalt
Source: DAFIF[1][2] and airport web site[3]

Kortrijk-Wevelgem International Airport (IATA: KJKICAO: EBKT) is located in Belgium, partly in the town of Wevelgem and also in Bissegem, a part of the city of Kortrijk. It is mainly used as a business airport. One of the main users of this airport is Abelag Aviation, though it is also used by flying clubs and schools. According to its official website around 100,000 passengers use the airport every year.[4]

The airport was created in 1916 by the Germans during the First World War.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

There are no scheduled services offered from Wevelgem International Airport.

Charter[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Abelag Aviation
ASL

Air ambulance[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Airport information for EBKT at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.Source: DAFIF.
  2. ^ Airport information for KJK at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective Oct. 2006).
  3. ^ Kortrijk-Wevelgem International Airport, official site (English)
  4. ^ Kortrijk-Wevelgem International Airport: Accommodation, official site (English)

External links[edit]