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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 Metropolitan City of Turin, Piedmont region, northern Italy. It is also named Sandro Pertini Airport (Aeroporto Sandro Pertini), after former Italian President Sandro Pertini.[5]

Turin Airport

Aeroporto di Torino
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Summary
Airport typePublic
OperatorSocietà Azionaria Gestione Aeroporto Torino
ServesTurin, Italy
LocationCaselle Torinese
Focus city forBlue Air
Elevation AMSL989 ft / 301 m
Coordinates45°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
Websiteaeroportoditorino.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 (2018)
Passengers4,084,923
Passenger change 17–18Decrease -2,2%
Aircraft movements46,496
Movements change 15–16Increase +5%
Source: Italian AIP at EUROCONTROL[1]
Statistics from Assaeroporti[2]

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HistoryEdit

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]

FacilitiesEdit

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 destinationsEdit

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

AirlinesDestinations
Air France Paris–Charles de Gaulle
Air Italy Seasonal: Olbia
Air Moldova Chișinău
Alitalia Rome–Fiumicino
Blue Air Alghero, Bacău, Catania, Lamezia Terme, Naples
Seasonal: Iași, Ibiza, Menorca, Palma de Mallorca, Reggio Calabria, Trapani
Blue Panorama Airlines Tirana
Seasonal: Ibiza
British Airways London–Gatwick
Brussels Airlines Brussels
easyJet Berlin–Schönefeld, Naples
Seasonal: Bristol, London–Gatwick, London–Luton, Manchester
Iberia Regional Madrid
Jet2.com Seasonal: Birmingham, Edinburgh, London–Stansted, Manchester
KLM Amsterdam
LOT Polish Airlines Seasonal: Warsaw–Chopin
Lufthansa Frankfurt, Munich
Neos Seasonal: Ibiza
Royal Air Maroc Casablanca
Ryanair Barcelona, Bari, Brindisi, Catania, Charleroi, Fez, London–Stansted, Malta, Palermo, Valencia
Seasonal: Dublin, Ibiza
S7 Airlines Seasonal: Moscow–Domodedovo
Scandinavian Airlines Seasonal: Copenhagen (begins 21 December 2019)[9]
Titan Airways Seasonal: London–Gatwick
TUI Airways Seasonal charter: Birmingham, Bournemouth, Bristol, Doncaster/Sheffield, Dublin, East Midlands, Glasgow, London–Gatwick, London–Stansted, Manchester, Newcastle upon Tyne
TUI fly Belgium Marrakech
Volotea Cagliari, Naples, Palermo
Seasonal: Lampedusa, Olbia, Palma de Mallorca, Pantelleria, Skiathos
Vueling Barcelona
Wizz Air Bucharest, Chișinău (begins 21 December 2019), Krakow (begins 3 August 2019)
Seasonal: Warsaw–Chopin

StatisticsEdit

 
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
 
Apron view

PassengersEdit

 

See source Wikidata query.


Year[10] Passengers Movements
2016 3,950,908 46,496
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

RoutesEdit

Busiest international routes to and from Turin-Caselle Airport (2017)
Rank City Passengers Carriers operating on route
1   Frankfurt, Germany 192,104 Lufthansa
2   Barcelona, Spain 181,349 Ryanair, Vueling
3   Munich, Germany 180,845 Lufthansa
4   Paris Charles de Gaulle, France 171,355 Air France
5   London Gatwick, United Kingdom 168,933 British Airways, easyJet, Flybe, Thomas Cook Airlines, Thomson Airways
6   London Stansted, United Kingdom 127,392 Ryanair, Thomson Airways
7   Amsterdam, Netherlands 116,252 KLM, Transavia
8   Madrid, Spain 114,953 Iberia Regional (Air Nostrum), Blue Air
9   Bucharest, Romania 66,604 Blue Air, Wizz Air
10   Charleroi (Brussels), Belgium 54,555 Ryanair
11   Bacau, Romania 53,532 Blue Air
Busiest domestic routes to and from Turin-Caselle Airport (2017)
Rank City Passengers Carriers operating on route
1   Rome Fiumicino, Lazio 550,244 Alitalia, Vueling
2   Catania, Sicily 340,847 Blue Air, Ryanair, Alitalia
3   Naples, Campania 278,128 Alitalia, Blue Air
4   Palermo, Sicily 257,042 Ryanair, Volotea
5   Bari, Apulia 215,626 Ryanair, Blue air
6   Lamezia Terme, Calabria 127,504 Blue Air

Ground transportationEdit

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[11] and by shuttle bus, operated by SADEM.[12]

There are also some scheduled shuttle services to nearby mountain towns and resorts including Ayas, Gressoney, Champorcher,[13] Briançon, Vallée de la Clarée (Névache), Clavière, Cesana,[14] Puy Saint Vincent,[15] Montgenevre, and Serre Chevalier[16].

ReferencesEdit

  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. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 31 July 2013. Retrieved 12 July 2017.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
  6. ^ a b "Page404 - SAGAT". Retrieved 7 June 2015.
  7. ^ "Contacts Archived 10 August 2012 at the Wayback Machine." 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. ^ "SAS OPENS DIRECT ROUTE TO TURIN". SAS. Retrieved 21 May 2019.
  10. ^ "Airport traffic data" (in Italian). Assaeroporti. Retrieved 10 April 2012.
  11. ^ "Reach Turin Airport by Train". AeroportoDiTorino.it.
  12. ^ "SADEM bus shuttle". AeroportoDiTorino.it.
  13. ^ "Monterosa Shuttle".
  14. ^ "Shuttles from Turin airport to ski resorts".
  15. ^ "Shuttle from Turin to Puy Saint Vincent".
  16. ^ "€25 Shuttle Bus - Turin to Montgenèvre » Alpine Transfer Company".

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