Pierrefonds Airport

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Pierrefonds Airport

Aéroport de Saint-Pierre - Pierrefonds
Airport typePublic
ServesSaint-Pierre, Réunion
Elevation AMSL18 m / 60 ft
Coordinates21°19′18″S 055°25′32″E / 21.32167°S 55.42556°E / -21.32167; 55.42556
ZSE is located in Réunion
Direction Length Surface
m ft
15/33 2,100 6,890 Asphalt
Statistics (2018)
Passenger traffic changeDecrease 2.6%
Aircraft movements1,990
Aircraft movements changeDecrease 13.4%
Source: French AIP,[1] DAFIF[2][3], Statistics[4]

Pierrefonds Airport (French: Aéroport de Saint-Pierre - Pierrefonds) (IATA: ZSE, ICAO: FMEP) is an airport located 5.5 kilometres (3 NM) west-northwest[1] of Saint-Pierre in Réunion. It is the smaller of the two airports located on the island, Roland Garros Airport being the other. The distance between the two airports is 49 km (30 mi) by air and 82 km (51 mi) by road.

Réunion is a French island located in the Indian Ocean, east of Madagascar and about 200 kilometres (110 NM) southwest of Mauritius. In 2008, the airport served 135,000 passengers


The airport resides at an elevation of 18 metres (60 ft) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 15/33 with an asphalt surface measuring 2,100 by 45 metres (6,890 ft × 148 ft).[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Air Austral Mauritius
Seasonal: Rodrigues
Air Mauritius Mauritius

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c FMEP – SAINT PIERRE PIERREFONDS. AIP from French Service d'information aéronautique, effective 12 September 2019.
  2. ^ Airport information for FMEP from DAFIF (effective October 2006)
  3. ^ Airport information for ZSE at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective October 2006).
  4. ^ "Saint-Pierre Pierrefonds Airport statistics". www.pierrefonds.aeroport.fr. Retrieved 11 March 2019.

External links[edit]