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Tarbes–Lourdes–Pyrénées Airport

Tarbes–Lourdes–Pyrénées Airport (French: Aéroport de Tarbes-Lourdes-Pyrénées) (IATA: LDE, ICAO: LFBT) is an airport 9 km south-southwest of Tarbes in the Hautes-Pyrénées département of France. It handles scheduled and charter flights from across Europe, with many passengers Catholic pilgrims journeying to nearby Lourdes. The airport can handle large aircraft such as the Boeing 747.

Tarbes–Lourdes–Pyrénées Airport

Aéroport de Tarbes-Lourdes-Pyrénées
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Summary
Airport typePublic
OperatorSNC-Lavalin Aéroport
LocationTarbes
Elevation AMSL1,259 ft / 384 m
Coordinates43°11′06″N 000°00′07″W / 43.18500°N 0.00194°W / 43.18500; -0.00194Coordinates: 43°11′06″N 000°00′07″W / 43.18500°N 0.00194°W / 43.18500; -0.00194
Websitetlp.aeroport.fr
Map
LFBT is located in Occitanie
LFBT
LFBT
Location of airport in Occitanie region
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
02/20 9,843 3,000 Asphalt
Statistics (2018)
Passengers462,072
Passenger Change 17-18Increase6.3%

The airport is also the site of the DAHER-SOCATA light aircraft factory, maker of the SOCATA TBM single-engine turboprop, as well as aircraft storage facilities operated by Tarmac Aerosave [fr].

Airlines and destinationsEdit

ReferencesEdit

Citations
  1. ^ Liu, Jim. "airmalta adds Naples / Lourdes service in 3Q19". Routesonline. Retrieved 9 August 2019.
  2. ^ http://www.presstur.com/empresas---negocios/aviacao/ryanair-vai-voar-lisboa--lourdes-a-partir-de-abril/
Bibliography

External linksEdit

  Media related to Tarbes-Lourdes-Pyrénées Airport at Wikimedia Commons