Airport details for: LEAL (Spain)


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General details

Name (city): Alicante
Country: Spain
vACC: vACC Spain

Alicante Airport LEAL

Alicante-Elche Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto de Alicante-Elche, Valencian: Aeroport d'Alacant-Elx), (IATA: ALC, ICAO: LEAL), originally named El Altet, is the sixth busiest airport in Spain based on passenger numbers, and the main airport for the Valencian Community and the Region of Murcia. The airport is situated 9 km (5.6 mi) southwest of Alicante, about 160 km (99 mi) south of Valencia, about 70 km (43 mi) north of Murcia and 10 km (6.2 mi) east of Elche in the municipality of Elche on Mediterranean coast. Up to eighty percent of all passenger flights are international. The largest numbers of passengers arrive from the United Kingdom, Germany, and the Netherlands. Popular domestic destinations are Madrid, Palma de Mallorca and Barcelona. Both international and domestic passenger traffic have increased significantly in the last decade.

In 2011, Alicante Airport handled 9,913,764 passengers, 75,572 flight operations and 3,011 tonnes of cargo, making it the busiest airport in the Valencian Community by passenger numbers, and one of the 50 busiest in Europe. The airport is a base for, Norwegian Air Shuttle, Ryanair and Vueling. The airport is the fourth largest base for low-cost giant Ryanair with 59 destinations served by the airline. The largest number of passengers is carried by Ryanair (3,152,724 passengers in 2010), followed by EasyJet (1,337,350). Air Berlin (620,671) is the distant third

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Elevation: 142 ft.
Transition altitude: 6000 ft.
MSA: 9800 ft.
Latitude: 38.283611
Longitude: -0.558611
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Number Course Length Elevation Lat Lon ILS ILS freq ILS FAC GP
10 101° 9843ft / 3000 m 142ft 38.28452 -0.574997 110.3 101° 3.0°
28 281° 9843ft / 3000 m 44ft 38.279806 -0.541236 - - 3.0°