Turin Airport

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Turin Airport
Aeroporto di Torino
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IATA: TRNICAO: LIMF
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Società Azionaria Gestione Aeroporto Torino
Serves Turin, Italy
Location Caselle Torinese
Focus city for
Elevation AMSL 989 ft / 301 m
Coordinates 45°12′09″N 007°38′58″E / 45.20250°N 7.64944°E / 45.20250; 7.64944Coordinates: 45°12′09″N 007°38′58″E / 45.20250°N 7.64944°E / 45.20250; 7.64944
Website aeroportoditorino.it
Map
LIMF is located in Italy
LIMF
LIMF
Location of airport in Italy
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
18/36 3,300 10,827 Asphalt
Statistics (2015)
Passengers 3,666,582
Passenger change 14–15 Increase +6.8%
Aircraft movements 44,214
Movements change 14–15 Increase +4.1%
Source: Italian AIP at EUROCONTROL[1]
Statistics from Assaeroporti[2]

Turin Airport (Italian: Aeroporto di Torino) (IATA: TRN[3]ICAO: LIMF), also known as Turin-Caselle Airport (Aeroporto di Torino-Caselle), is an airport located at Caselle Torinese, 16 km (9.9 mi) north-northwest of the city of Turin,[4] in the Province of Turin, Piedmont region, northern Italy. It is also named Sandro Pertini Airport (Aeroporto Sandro Pertini), after former Italian President Sandro Pertini.[5]

History[edit]

The airport was built in 1953, on the site of a World War II air base, and was renovated in 1989 for the 1990 FIFA World Cup and then again in 2005 in preparation for the Winter Olympics. Turin airport won the ACI Europe Best Airport Awards in the category from 1 to 5 millions passengers in both 2007 and 2008.[6] The aerodrome is operated by Società Azionaria Gestione Aeroporto Torino S.p.A. and administered by the Italian Civil Aviation Authority (ENAC). The air traffic service (ATS) authority is ENAV S.p.A.[1]

Facilities[edit]

The airport resides at an elevation of 989 feet (301 m) above mean sea level. It covers an area of more than 57 thousand square meters.[6] The airport has one runway designated 18/36 with an asphalt surface measuring 3,300 by 60 metres (10,827 ft × 197 ft).[1] The Runway 36 is ILS (Instrument Landing System) certified III B for approach with visual range less than 200 meters (656 ft) but not less than 75 meters (246 ft).

Alenia Aeronautica has an office at the airport and in San Maurizio Canavese.[7]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Departures area
An Alitalia Airbus A320-200 taxiing at Turin Airport in front of the control tower
Apron view with the Italian Alps visible in the background

The following airlines operate regular scheduled and charter services at Turin Airport:[8]

Airlines Destinations
Air France
operated by CityJet
Paris-Charles de Gaulle
Air Moldova Chișinău
Alitalia Naples, Rome-Fiumicino, Reggio Calabria, Tirana
Seasonal: Lamezia Terme
Alitalia
operated by Alitalia CityLiner
Rome-Fiumicino
Arkia Seasonal charter: Tel Aviv-Ben Gurion
Blue Air Alghero, Bacău, Bari, Berlin-Tegel, Bucharest, Catania, Lamezia Terme, London-Luton, Madrid, Naples (begins 1 October 2016), Pescara (begins 3 October 2016), Rome-Fiumicino
Seasonal: Athens, Ibiza, Menorca, Palma de Mallorca
Blue Panorama Airlines Seasonal charter: Marsa Alam
British Airways London-Gatwick
Brussels Airlines
operated by Flybe
Brussels
easyJet Seasonal: Bristol (begins 11 December 2016),[9] London-Gatwick, London-Luton (begins 10 December 2016),[10] Manchester (begins 11 November 2016)[11]
Flybe Seasonal charter: London-Gatwick, Manchester
Iberia Regional
operated by Air Nostrum
Madrid
Jet2.com Seasonal: Edinburgh (begins 30 December 2016),[12] Manchester
KLM
operated by KLM Cityhopper
Amsterdam
Kolavia Seasonal charter: Moscow-Domodedovo, St. Petersburg
Lufthansa Frankfurt
Lufthansa Regional
operated by Air Dolomiti
Munich
Lufthansa Regional
operated by Lufthansa CityLine
Frankfurt, Munich
Luxair Luxembourg (begins 7 November 2016)
LOT Polish Airlines Seasonal charter: Warsaw-Chopin
Meridiana Naples
Seasonal: Cagliari, Olbia
Mistral Air Charter: Tarbes/Lourdes, Mostar
Seasonal charter: Sharm el-Sheikh
Monarch Airlines Seasonal: Birmingham, London-Gatwick (begins 7 January 2017)
Neos Seasonal: Ibiza, Menorca,Palma de Mallorca
Seasonal charter: Heraklion, Ibiza, Mostar
Royal Air Maroc Casablanca
Ryanair Barcelona, Bari, Brindisi, Catania, Charleroi, London-Stansted, Malta, Palermo, Trapani, Valencia
Seasonal: Dublin
Scandinavian Airlines Seasonal charter: Copenhagen, Göteborg, Helsinki, Oslo, Stockholm Arlanda
Small Planet Airlines Charter: Tarbes/Lourdes
Sun D'Or
operated by El Al
Seasonal charter: Tel Aviv-Ben Gurion
TAROM Iași
Thomas Cook Airlines Seasonal: Birmingham, London-Gatwick, Manchester
Seasonal charter: Bristol, East Midlands
Thomson Airways Seasonal charter: Birmingham, Bournemouth, Bristol, Doncaster/Sheffield, Dublin, Glasgow, London-Gatwick, London-Stansted, Manchester, Newcastle upon Tyne
Transavia Seasonal: Amsterdam
Turkish Airlines Istanbul-Atatürk
Volotea Cagliari, Palermo
Seasonal: Corfu ,[13] Lampedusa, Olbia, Palma de Mallorca, Skiathos [13]
Vueling Barcelona
Seasonal: Palma de Mallorca
Wizz Air Bucharest
Seasonal: Warsaw-Chopin

Statistics[edit]

Passengers[edit]

Year[14] Passengers Movements
2015 3,666,582 44,214
2014 3,431,986 42,463
2013 3,160,287 43,655
2012 3,521,847 51,773
2011 3,710,485 54,541
2010 3,560,169 54,840
2009 3,227,258 56,419
2008 3,420,833 58,148
2007 3,509,253 62,136
2006 3,260,974 60,838
2005 3,148,807 56,890
2004 3,141,888 57,847
2003 2,820,448 54,710
2002 2,787,091 59,931
2001 2,820,762 64,885
2000 2,814,850 61,971
1999 2,498,775
1998 2,464,173
1997 2,391,902
1996 2,009,532
1995 1,836,407
1994 1,758,936

Routes[edit]

Busiest international routes to and from Turin-Caselle Airport (2014)[15][16]
Rank City Passengers  % change 2013/14 Carriers operating on route
1 Frankfurt, Germany 209,270 Increase 3.3 Lufthansa
2 Paris Charles de Gaulle, France 178,240 Decrease 0.2 Air France
3 Munich, Germany 164,993 Increase 3.8 Lufthansa
4 London Gatwick, United Kingdom 141,418 Increase 11.7 British Airways, easyJet, Flybe, Thomas Cook Airlines, Thomson Airways
5 London Stansted, United Kingdom 139,268 Increase 0.5 Ryanair, Thomson Airways
6 Barcelona, Spain 127,841 Increase 71.0 Ryanair, Vueling
7 Amsterdam, Netherlands 104,651 Increase n/a KLM, Transavia
8 Istanbul, Turkey 66,129 Increase n/a Turkish Airlines
9 Madrid, Spain 61,509 Decrease 10,4 Iberia Regional (Air Nostrum)
10 Charleroi (Brussels), Belgium 55,575 Increase 3.8 Ryanair
Busiest domestic routes to and from Turin-Caselle Airport (2014)[15][16]
Rank City Passengers  % change 2013/14 Carriers operating on route
1 Rome Fiumicino, Lazio 619,130 Decrease 6.7 Alitalia, Vueling
2 Catania, Sicily 310,873 Increase 9.2 Blue Air, Ryanair
3 Naples, Campania 215,715 Decrease 6.8 Alitalia, Meridiana Fly
4 Bari, Apulia 157,048 Decrease 1.0 Ryanair
5 Trapani, Sicily 100,166 Increase n/a Ryanair

Ground transportation[edit]

The airport is connected by rail to the city of Turin by the Ferrovia Torino-Ceres, operated by GTT as line A of Turin metropolitan railway service[17] and by shuttle bus, operated by SADEM.[18]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "EAD Basic - Error Page". Retrieved 7 June 2015. 
  2. ^ Associazione Italiana Gestori Aeroportuali
  3. ^ "IATA Airport code Search (TRN – City: Turin, Airport: Caselle)". International Air Transport Association. Retrieved 21 December 2012. 
  4. ^ "By Car". aeroportoditorino.it. SAGAT S.p.A. Retrieved 11 July 2015. 
  5. ^ http://www.world-airport-codes.com/italy/sandro-pertini-%28caselle%29-9507.html
  6. ^ a b "Page404 - SAGAT". Retrieved 7 June 2015. 
  7. ^ "Contacts." Alenia Aeronautica. Retrieved on 4 February 2012. "Caselle Nord Strada Privata (Aeroporto Caselle) – 10077 S. Maurizio Canavese (TO) "
  8. ^ aeroportoditorino.it - Timetable retrieved 15 May 2016
  9. ^ http://www.routesonline.com/news/38/airlineroute/267700/easyjet-plans-new-routes-in-16q4/
  10. ^ //www.easyjet.com/en/cheap-flights/london-luton/turin
  11. ^ http://www.routesonline.com/news/38/airlineroute/267700/easyjet-plans-new-routes-in-16q4/
  12. ^ Jet2's website
  13. ^ a b "Volotea: New Turin Summer Routes" (in Italian). 6 October 2015. Retrieved 7 October 2015. 
  14. ^ "Airport traffic data" (in Italian). Assaeroporti. Retrieved 10 April 2012. 
  15. ^ a b "Dati di Traffico" (PDF) (in Italian). ENAC.gov.it. 2013. 
  16. ^ a b "Dati di Traffico" (PDF) (in Italian). ENAC.gov.it. 2014. 
  17. ^ "Reach Turin Airport by Train". AeroportoDiTorino.it. 
  18. ^ "SADEM bus shuttle". AeroportoDiTorino.it. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Turin Airport at Wikimedia Commons