Le Touquet - Côte d'Opale ( Airport French: ) ( Aéroport de Le Touquet - Côte d'Opale IATA: LTQ, ICAO: LFAT) is 2.9 kilometres (1.8 mi) east-southeast of Le Touquet, a [1 ] commune of the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France. It is on Côte d'Opale, the northern coast of France
The passenger terminal is open from 09:00-20:00 hours. Only
LyddAir operates a scheduled service, to Lydd. There are three flying clubs and most of them also give flying lessons; two of them are helicopter schools and clubs.
Airlines and destinations [ edit ]
Flight school and clubs [ edit ]
Pig Club is a helicopter piloting school.
Le Touquet Opal Coast Flying Club is a helicopter school and club, owned by leading English school heli flight.
Aéro Delahaye - Ecole de pilotage ULM is another flying club with a base here.
Popularity [ edit ]
Le Touquet has been a very popular hot spot for UK pilots as one of their first landings on non-UK soil, which makes it a popular destination for fly-outs for flying clubs.
In Media [ edit ]
Le Touquet airport is featured in the
Microsoft Flight Simulator X mission Blind Across The Channel, in which the player flies a Cessna 172 from Manston Airport in Kent, UK on a foggy day using IFR.
Accidents and incidents [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
^ a b LFAT – LE TOUQUET PARIS PLAGE (. PDF) AIP from French , effective 11 Dec 2014. Service d'information aéronautique
External links [ edit ]