Lemnos International Airport

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Lemnos International Airport
"Hephaestus"

Κρατικός Αερολιμένας Λήμνου
«Ήφαιστος»
Limnos Airport.jpg
Summary
Airport typePublic / Military
OwnerGreek state
OperatorHCAA
ServesLemnos, Greece
Elevation AMSL14 ft / 4 m
Coordinates39°55′01.46″N 025°14′10.71″E / 39.9170722°N 25.2363083°E / 39.9170722; 25.2363083Coordinates: 39°55′01.46″N 025°14′10.71″E / 39.9170722°N 25.2363083°E / 39.9170722; 25.2363083
Map
LXS is located in Greece
LXS
LXS
Location of airport in Greece
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
04/22 9,895 3,016 Asphalt
Statistics (2018)
Passengers94,227
Passenger traffic changeIncrease 10.8%
Aircraft movements2,458
Aircraft movements changeIncrease 10.0%
Runway[1] Statistics[2]

Lemnos International Airport "Hephaestus" (IATA: LXS, ICAO: LGLM) is an airport on Lemnos Island, Greece. The airport is located 18 km away from the city of Myrina and began operation in 1959.[3] This Airport, along with the whole island of Lemnos, was also featured in the video game Arma 3. The island was named "Altis" in the video game.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

The following airlines operate regular scheduled and charter flights at Lemnos Airport:

AirlinesDestinations
Olympic Air Athens, Ikaria, Thessaloniki
Sky Express Athens, Chios, Mytilene, Rhodes, Samos

Statistics[edit]

Annual passenger traffic at LXS airport. See Wikidata query.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jeppesen aerodrome charts
  2. ^ "LEMNOS AIRPORT "IFESTOS"". ypa.gr. Retrieved 4 May 2016.
  3. ^ "Limnos Airport". Archived from the original on 2015-04-10. Retrieved 2015-04-10.