Lankaran International Airport

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Lankaran International Airport

Lənkəran Hava Limanı
The Lankon airport.jpg
Summary
Airport typePublic
OperatorGovernment
ServesLankaran, Azerbaijan
Elevation AMSL30 ft / 9 m
Coordinates38°45′31″N 048°48′23″E / 38.75861°N 48.80639°E / 38.75861; 48.80639
Map
LLK is located in Azerbaijan
LLK
LLK
Location of airport in Azerbaijan
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
15/33 3,300 10,827 Asphalt
Statistics (2014)
Passengers47,889
Passenger change 13–14Decrease10.4%
Aircraft movements442
Movements change 13–14Decrease20.5%
Source: EAD,[1] ACI's 2014 World Airport Traffic Report.

Lankaran International Airport[2] (Azerbaijani: Lənkəran Hava Limanı) is an airport serving Lankaran, a city in Azerbaijan in the south-east of Azerbaijan. Reconstruction of the Lankaran airport started in 2005 and finished in 2008, when the Lankaran airport received the status of an international airport[3].

Facilities[edit]

The airport resides at an elevation of 35 feet (11 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 15/33 with an asphalt surface measuring 3,300 by 45 metres (10,827 ft × 148 ft).[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

AirlinesDestinations
Azerbaijan AirlinesBaku
Seasonal: Moscow-Vnukovo[4]
Ural AirlinesMoscow-Domodedovo

Statistics[edit]

Traffic by calendar year. Official ACI Statistics
Passengers Change from previous year Aircraft operations Change from previous year Cargo
(metric tons)
Change from previous year
2013 53,435 N.D. 556 N.D. 10 N.D.
2014 47,889 Decrease10.38% 442 Decrease20.50% 15 Increase50.00%
Source: Airports Council International. World Airport Traffic Reports
(Years 2013,[5] and 2014[6])

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b EAD (effective 25 August 2011)
  2. ^ Boeing–757 first landed in Azerbaijan’s Lankaran international airport from Moscow
  3. ^ "Azerbaijan Airports". Azerbaijan Airlines. Retrieved 26 August 2017.
  4. ^ Liu, Jim (13 April 2018). "Azerbaijan Airlines adds Lankaran – Moscow service in S18". Routesonline. Retrieved 13 April 2018.
  5. ^ Airport Council International's 2013 World Airport Traffic Report
  6. ^ Airport Council International's 2014 World Airport Traffic Report