Venice-Lido Airport

Venice-Lido Airport (Italian: Aeroporto di Venezia-Lido, ICAO: LIPV) is an aerodrome located 1.9 nautical miles (3.5 km; 2.2 mi) east of Venice (Venezia),[1] a city in the Veneto region in Italy.[2] It is situated on the north end of the island of Lido di Venezia. It is also known as Giovanni Nicelli Airport, after Sgt. Giovanni Nicelli (born 1893), an ace of the Italian Air Force, and was formerly known as Venice-San Nicolò Airport.

Venice-Lido Airport

Aeroporto di Venezia-Lido
Venezia Aeroporto Nicelli.jpg
Airport typePublic
OperatorNicelli S.p.A.
ServesVenice (Venezia), Italy
LocationLido di Venezia
Elevation AMSL13 ft / 4 m
Coordinates45°25′44″N 12°23′16″E / 45.42889°N 12.38778°E / 45.42889; 12.38778Coordinates: 45°25′44″N 12°23′16″E / 45.42889°N 12.38778°E / 45.42889; 12.38778
LIPV is located in Italy
Location of airport in Italy
Direction Length Surface
m ft
05/23 994 3,261 Grass
Source: AIP Italia[1]

The aerodrome is operated by Nicelli S.p.A. and administered by the Italian Civil Aviation Authority (ENAC) of Venice. The air traffic service (ATS) authority is ENAV.[1]


The airport resides at an elevation of 13 feet (4 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 05/23 with a grass surface measuring 994 by 45 metres (3,261 ft × 148 ft).[1]

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