Lviv Danylo Halytskyi International Airport
|Lviv Danylo Halytskyi International Airport
Міжнародний аеропорт «Львів» імені Данила Галицького
|Focus city for||Ukraine International Airlines
|Elevation AMSL||1,071 ft / 326 m|
Lviv International Airport or officially Lviv Danylo Halytskyi International Airport (Ukrainian: Міжнародний аеропорт «Львів» імені Данила Галицького) (IATA: LWO, ICAO: UKLL) is an airport in Lviv, Ukraine. In 2010, the airport carried 481,900 passengers. The airport is located 6 kilometres (3.7 mi) from central Lviv. The airport is named after King Daniel of Galicia.
Lviv airport's new terminal building has an area of 34,000m² with a capacity of handling 1,000 passengers an hour. In preparation for Euro 2012, Lviv International Airport has undergone a $200m expansion project. Of the $200m, it is expected that the Ukrainian government will provide $70m, including $14m in 2008, and $130m will come from private investors. The expansion project will include a 700 meter extension of the existing runway and a new airport terminal capable of handling up to 1,220 passengers per hour (5.69 million passenger annually). The terminal has 29 check-in desks, of which nine are meant for domestic and remaining for international flights. Facilities at the airport also include 3 cafés and a duty free shop as well as bus services to the city.
Airlines and destinations
operated by Tyrolean Airways
|LOT Polish Airlines||Warsaw-Chopin||A|
operated by Lufthansa CityLine
|Pegasus Airlines||Istanbul-Sabiha Gökçen||A|
|Turkmenistan Airlines||Seasonal: Ashgabat||A|
|Ukraine International Airlines||Kiev-Boryspil
Seasonal: Baku, Bologna (begins 25 June 2015), Odessa (begins 20 June 2015), Madrid (begins 21 June 2015), Tel Aviv-Ben Gurion (begins 20 May 2015)
|UTair Aviation||Seasonal: Surgut||A|
operated by UTair Ukraine
|Wizz Air Ukraine||Bergamo, Naples, Treviso||A|
|Kharkiv Airlines||Seasonal Charter: Antalya, Sharm el-Sheikh||A|
|Ukraine International Airlines||Seasonal charter: Enfidha, Antalya, Heraklion, Hurghada, Larnaca, Tivat||A|
|UTair Ukraine||Seasonal charter: Antalya, Dalaman, Split, Corfu||A|
|Windrose Airlines||Charter: Hurghada
Seasonal charter: Antalya, Burgas, Heraklion, Tivat, Dalaman, Rhodes
|Year||Passengers||Change on previous year|
Accidents and incidents
- List of the busiest airports in the former USSR
- List of airports in Ukraine
- Sknyliv air show disaster
- Code IATA «LWO» from polish Lwów
- Modernization of Lviv airport for Euro-2012 finals to cost $200 million. Government can cough up $70 million, Z I K (27 may 2008)
- "Airline "Urga" opens flight Kyiv - Lviv - Kyiv". Air Urga. 23 May 2014. Retrieved 23 May 2014.
- "AZAL keeps on flights to Ukrainian cities". Today.Az. 7 October 2013. Retrieved 8 October 2013.
- "Turkmenistan’s national air company to open new flight to Ukraine". Trend News Agency. 16 July 2013. Retrieved 17 July 2013.
- L, J (19 November 2014). "Ukraine International Airlines Adds New Routes in S15". Airline Route. Retrieved 19 November 2014.
- "Schedule". Utair Aviation. Retrieved 14 March 2013.
- Kirillov, Roman (July 27, 2005). "PILOTS CONVICTED FOR DISASTER DURING AIR SHOW". The Current Digest of the Russian Press 56 (26): 9–10. Retrieved 2011-03-24.
While performing an aerobatic maneuver, an SU-27 jet crashed into a crowd of spectators, leaving 77 dead and another 543 injured. The commander of the plane's crew, Vladimir Toponar, was sentenced Friday to 14 years in prison, and copilot Yury Yegorov got eight years
Media related to Lviv International Airport at Wikimedia Commons
- Official website
- Airport information for UKLL at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.
- NOAA/NWS current weather observations
- Current weather
- ASN Accident history for UKLL
- Flightradar Lviv Airport