To get an idea of where our many European members of the Aviation Alliance are located and go spotting, we listed them together with a short information about the airport.
Berlin-Tegel TXL / Germany
Berlin-Tegel "Otto Lilienthal" (IATA:TXL, ICAO: EDDT) is the main international airport of Berlin, the federal capital of Germany. The airport is named after Otto Lilienthal and is the fourth busiest airport in Germany with just over 20.7 million passengers in 2014. The airport is a hub for Air Berlin and serves as a base for Germanwings.
Berlin-Schönefeld SXF / Germany
Berlin Schönefeld Airport (IATA: SXF, ICAO: EDDB) is the secondary international airport of Berlin, the capital of Germany. It is located 18 km (11 mi) southeast of Berlin near the town of Schönefeld in the state of Brandenburg and borders Berlin's southern boundary. It is the smaller of the two airports in Berlin, after Berlin Tegel Airport, and is a base for Condor, EasyJet and Ryanair.
Dusseldorf DUS / Germany
Düsseldorf Airport (IATA: DUS, ICAO: EDDL) is the international airport of Düsseldorf, the capital of the German state North Rhine-Westphalia. It's the third biggest airport in Germany behind Frankfurt and Munich and serves as a base for Air Berlin and Eurowings.
Friedrichshafen FDH / Germany
Friedrichshafen Airport (German: Flughafen Friedrichs-hafen, IATA: FDH, ICAO: EDNY; also known as Bodensee Airport Friedrichshafen) is a minor
international airport, 1.9 miles (3 km) north of the city Friedrichshafen, Germany, on the banks of Lake Constance (German: Bodensee). It is the third biggest airport in the German state of
Baden-Württemberg after Stuttgart and Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden and served 559,985 passengers in 2015.
Frankfurt/Main FRA / Germany
Frankfurt Airport (IATA: FRA, ICAO: EDDF) is a major international airport located in Frankfurt, the fifth-largest city of Germany and one of the world's leading financial centres. It's the biggest airport in Germany with 61 million passengers in 2016 and serves as the main hub for Lufthansa, Condor and Aerologic.
Kassel KSF / Germany
Kassel Airport (IATA: KSF, ICAO: EDVK) is a minor international airport serving the German city of Kassel in the state of Hessen. It is located 1.9 km (1.2 mi) west of Calden, 16.7 km (10.4 mi) northwest of Kassel and is mainly used for business and general aviation.
Köln/Bonn CGN / Germany
Cologne Bonn Airport (IATA: CGN, ICAO: EDDK) is the international airport of Germany's fourth-largest city Cologne, and also serves Bonn, capital of the former West Germany. With around 12.4 million passengers passing through it in 2017, it is the seventh-largest passenger airport in Germany and the third-largest in terms of cargo operations.
Hannover HAJ / Germany
Hannover Airport (IATA: HAJ, ICAO: EDDV) is the international airport of Hannover (English:Hanover), the capital of the German state ofLower Saxony. It is the ninth largest airport in Germany and located in Langenhagen, 11 km (6.8 mi) north of the center of Hannover. The airport features flights to European metropolitan and leisure destinations and serves as a base for Eurowings, Condor,SunExpress Deutschland and TUIfly.
Hamburg HAM / Germany
Hamburg Airport (IATA: HAM, ICAO: EDDH), is the international airport of Hamburg, the second-largest city in Germany. It serves as a base for Germanwings, Condor and easyJet. Hamburg Airport is the fifth-busiest of Germany's commercial airports measured by the number of passengers and counted 16,223,968 passengers and 160,904 aircraft movements in 2016 and is named after Helmut Schmidt.
Leipzig LEJ / Germany
Leipzig/Halle Airport (IATA: LEJ, ICAL: EDDP) is an international airport located in Schkeuditz,Saxony and serves both Leipzig, Saxony and Halle, Saxony-Anhalt. It serves 2,2 million passengers and 1,1 tonnes of freight a year and is a base for AeroLogic and DHL.
Munich MUC / Germany
Munich Airport (IATA: MUC, ICAO: EDDM), is an international airport near Munich, the capital of Bavaria. It is the second busiest airport in Germany in terms of passenger traffic behind Frankfurt Airport and the seventh-busiest airport in Europe, handling 42 million passengers in 2016.
Niederrhein NRN / Germany
Weeze Airport (IATA: NRN, ICAO: EDLV), less commonly known as Niederrhein Airport, is a minor international airport in the Lower Rhine region of Germany. It is mostly used by low-cost carriers, especially Ryanair. The airport is situated 3.7 km (2.3 mi) southwest of the municipality of Weeze.
Nuremberg NUE / Germany
Nuremberg Airport (IATA: NUE, ICAO: EDDN), German: Albrecht Dürer Flughafen Nürnberg, is the international airport of the Franconianmetropolitan area of Nuremberg and the second-busiest airport in Bavaria after Munich Airport. With about 3.3 million passengers handled in 2013, it is Germany's 10th biggest airport.
Paderborn PAD / Germany
Paderborn Lippstadt Airport (IATA: PAD, ICAO: EDLP) is a minor international airport in the Ostwestfalen-Lippe area in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia. While the name implies a location within the city of Paderborn or the town of Lippstadt, the airport is actually located near the town of Büren, around 18 km (11 mi) from Paderborn city center. It mainly serves flights to European leisure destinations.
Stuttgart STR / Germany
Stuttgart Airport (formerly Flughafen Stuttgart-Echterdingen) (IATA: STR, ICAO: EDDS) is the international airport of Stuttgart, the capital of the German state Baden-Württemberg. It is christened after Stuttgart's former mayor, Manfred Rommel and is the sixth busiest airport in Germany with 10.5 million passengers having passed through its doors in 2015. The airport is an important hub for Eurowings and features flights to several European cities and leisure destinations as well as a long-haul service to Atlanta.
Amsterdam AMS / Netherlands
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (IATA: AMS, ICAO: EHAM) is the main international airport of the Netherlands. It is located 9 kilometres (5.6 miles) southwest of Amsterdam, in the municipality of Haarlemmermeer, North Holland. It is the third busiest airport in Europe in terms of passengers. The airport is built as a single-terminal concept: one large terminal split into three large departure halls.
Leuuwarden LWR / Netherlands
Leeuwarden Air Base (Dutch: Vliegbasis Leeuwarden) is a military airbase used by theRoyal Netherlands Air Force (RNLAF), (IATA:LWR, ICAO: EHLW). The airbase is one of the two F-16 Fighting Falcon bases of the RNLAF. The airbase lies northwest of the capital ofFriesland, Leeuwarden.
Maastricht MST / Netherlands
Maastricht Aachen Airport (IATA: MST, ICAO: EHBK) is a regional airport in Beek, Netherlands, located 5 NM (9.3 km; 5.8 mi) northeast of Maastricht and 15 NM (28 km; 17 mi) northwest of Aachen, Germany. It is the second-largest hub for cargo flights in the Netherlands. As of 2016, the airport had a passenger throughput of 176,000 and handled 60.000 tons of cargo.
Birmingham BHX / Great Britain
Birmingham Airport (IATA: BHX, ICAO: EGBB), before Elmdon Airport is an international airport located 5.5 nautical miles (10.2 km; 6.3 mi) east southeast of Birmingham city centre, at Bickenhill in Solihull, England and serves as a hub for FlyBe.
East Midlands EMA / Great Britain
East Midlands Airport (IATA: EMA, ICAO:EGNX) is an international airport in the East Midlands of England, located in Leicestershire close to Castle Donington.
East Midlands Airport has established itself as a hub for low fare airlines such as Jet2.com and Ryanair and tour operators like TUI Airways which serve a range of domestic and European short-haul destinations. It is also a base for BMI Regional, Flybe, and Thomas Cook Airlines.
London-City LCY / Great Britain
London City Airport (IATA: LCY, ICAO: EGLC) is an international airport in London, United Kingdom. It is located in the Royal Docks in the London Borough of Newham, approximately 6 NM (11 km; 6.9 mi) east of the City of London and a shorter distance east of Canary Wharf. These are the twin centres of London's financial industry, which is a major user of the airport. The airport was developed by the engineering company Mowlem in 1986–87.
London-Gatwick LGW / Great Britain
Gatwick Airport (IATA: LGW, ICAO: EGKK) is a major international airport in south-east England, 29.5 miles (47.5 km) south of Central London. It is the second-busiest airport by total passenger traffic in the United Kingdom, after London Heathrow. Gatwick is the eighth-busiest airport in Europe. Until 2016, it was the busiest single-use runway airport in the world before being overtaken by Mumbai's Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport.
London-Heathrow LHR / Great Britain
Heathrow Airport (also known as London Heathrow) (IATA: LHR, ICAO: EGLL) is a major international airport in London, United Kingdom. Heathrow is the second busiest airport in the world by international passenger traffic (surpassed by Dubai International in 2014), as well as the busiest airport in Europe by passenger traffic, and the seventh busiest airport in the world by total passenger traffic. In 2016, it handled a record 75.7 million passengers, a 1.0% increase from 2015.
London-Luton LTN / Great Britain
London Luton Airport (IATA: LTN, ICAO:EGGW), previously called Luton International Airport, is an international airport located 1.5 nautical miles (2.8 km; 1.7 mi) east of the town centre in the Borough of Luton in Bedfordshire, England, and is 25.2 NM (46.7 km; 29.0 mi) north of Central London. 2016, over 14.6 million passen-gers passed through the airport, a record total for Luton making it the fifth busiest airport in the UK.
London-Stansted STN / Great Britain
London Stansted Airport (IATA: STN, ICAO: EGSS) London Stansted currently serves over 170 destinations across Europe, North Africa, Central and North America and more scheduled European destinations than any other airport in the UK. Stansted is a base for a number of major European low-cost carriers, being the largest base for low-cost airline Ryanair, with over 130 destinations served by the airline.
Cork ORK / Ireland
Cork Airport (Irish: Aerfort Chorcaí, IATA: ORK, ICAO: EICK) is one of the three principal international airports in the Republic of Ireland, along with Dublin and Shannon. It is located 6.5 km (4.0 mi) south of Cork city in an area known as Farmers Cross. In 2017, Cork Airport handled over 2.3 million passengers, a 3% annual increase. Cork is the state's second busiest airport in terms of passenger numbers, after Dublin, and fourth busiest on the island of Ireland, after Dublin, Belfast International and Belfast City.
Tallinn TLL / Estonia
Tallinn Airport (Estonian: Tallinna lennujaam,IATA: TLL, ICAO: EETN) is the largest airport inEstonia and serves as a hub for the national airline Nordica, as well as the secondary hub for AirBaltic and LOT Polish Airlines. It was also the home base of the now defunct national airline Estonian Air. Tallinn Airport is open to both domestic and international flights.
Sarajevo SJJ / Bosnia Herzegovina
Budapest BUD / Hungary
Milano-Malpensa MXP / Italy
Naples NAP / Italy
Riga RIX / Latvia
Barcelona BCN / Spain
Alicante ALC / Spain
Alicante–Elche Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto de Alicante-Elche, (IATA: ALC, ICAO: LEAL), originally named El Altet, is the fifth busiest airport in Spain based on passenger numbers, and the main airport serving the Valencian Community and the Region of Murcia.
Lanzarote ACE / Spain
Lanzarote Airport (IATA: ACE, ICAO: GCRR) (Spanish: Aeropuerto de Lanzarote), also known as Arrecife Airport, is the airportserving the island of Lanzarote in the Canary Islands. The airport is located in San Bartolomé, Las Palmas, 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) southwest of the town of Arrecife. It handles flights to many European airports, with hundreds of thousands of tourists each year, as well as domestic flights to other Spanish airports. It handled 5,883,039 passengers in 2014.
Malaga AGP / Spain
Málaga Airport (IATA: AGP, ICAO: LEMG), officially Málaga–Costa del Sol Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto de Málaga-Costa del Sol) since June 2011, is the fourth busiest airport in Spain after Madrid–Barajas,Barcelona and Palma de Mallorca. It is an important airport for Spanish tourism as it is the main international airport serving the Costa del Sol.
Palma de Mallorca PMI / Spain
Palma de Mallorca Airport (IATA: PMI, ICAO: LEPA) is an international airport and the third largest airport in Spain, after Madrid-Barajas and Barcelona. During the summer months it is one of the busiest airports in Europe, and was used by 26.2 million passengers in 2016. The airport is the main base for the Spanish carrier Air Europa and also a focus airport for Ryanair, EasyJet and Vueling
Vienna VIE / Austria
Vienna International Airport (IATA: VIE, ICAO:LOWW) is the international airport of Vienna, the capital of Austria, located in Schwechat, 18 km (11 mi) southeast of central Vienna and 57 km west of Bratislava. It is the country's biggest airport and serves as the hub for Austrian Airlines and a base for Eurowings and Niki. It is capable of handling wide-body aircraft up to the Airbus A380.
Bern BRN / Switzerland
Geneva GVA / Switzerland
Zurich ZRH / Switzerland
Zürich Airport (IATA: ZRH, ICAO: LSZH), also known as Kloten Airport, is the largest international airport of Switzerland and the hub of Swiss, Edelweiss, Germania Flug and Helvetic Airways. It serves Zürich, Switzerland's largest city, and, with its surface transport links, much of the rest of the country.
Helsinki HEL / Sweden
Helsinki-Vantaa Airport (IATA: HEL, ICAO:EFHK) is the main international airport of the Helsinkimetropolitan region. The airport is located in the
city of Vantaa, about 5 kilometres (3 mi) west of Tikkurila, the administrative center of Vantaa and 9.2 NM (17.0 km; 10.6 mi) north of Helsinki city center. The airport is operated by
Linköping LPI / Sweden
Linköping City Airport (IATA: LPI, ICAO:ESSL), is situated in Linköping, Sweden. The airport is shared between the civil aviation and Saab. Among daily operated historic destinations are Stockholm-Arlanda, cancelled October 2008, and Copenhagen, cancelled January 2017. Now only KLM is flying daily from Amsterdam to Linköping.