Aviation facts

Vienna Airport

GENERAL INFORMATION

Address

Flughafen Wien AG

Postfach 1 A-1300 Flughafen Wien Austria

Tel.: +43 1 7007-0

 

Airport/city code

AFTN: LOWW

SITA: VIE

 

Location: 18 km south-east of Vienna city centre

 

Airport coordinates: 4806’39” N, 1634’15” E

 

Types of aircraft handled: All types of aircraft, no size restrictions

 

Operating conditions: ICAO airport classification category 9

 

Slots: Airport Slot in accordance with IATA SSIM can be requested via email to viecpxh@slots-austria.com or www.slots-austria.com

 

Operating hours/ night flight restrictions: 24 hours, no night curfew, however a limitation, movements according to mediation agreement applied.

 

Number of runways: 2

 

Runway standards

 

Runway 16 / 34: length 3,600 metres, width 45 metres, 2 shoulders 7.5 metres

Approach lights with sequence flashing lights in both directions, centerline- and runway edge lights in both directions, touchdown one lights for the runway 16, PAPIS on both runway sides, ICAO category III B on Runway 16, ICAO category I on runway 34, 12 taxiways, 7 of them rapid exit taxiways

 

Runway 11 / 29: length 3,500 metres, width 45 metres, 2 shoulders 7.5 metres

Approach lights with sequence flashing lights in both directions, centerline- and runway edge lights in both directions, touchdown one lights for the runway 16, PAPIS on both runway sides, ICAO category III B on Runway 29, ICAO category I on runway 11, 12 taxiways, 5 of them rapid exit taxiways

 

Runway system capacity: 74 flight movements per hour under ideal conditions

 

Average taxi times  

 
 

to apron positions

to pier positions

runway 29

3 minutes

4 minutes

runway 11

4 minutes

5 minutes

runway 16

7 minutes

10 minutes

runway 34

5 minutes

7 minutes


Guidance to parking stands
  • to piers by Safegate apron drive system
  • to remote positions by marshallers
Aircraft positions
  • 37 passenger bridges
  • 96 parking stands
De-icing positions: 8
 
Alternative airports: No specific alternatives / airline decision
Distance < 250 km: LNZ, GRZ, BTS
Distance > 250 km: BUD, PRG, MUC, ZRH
 
Noise restrictions: only category 3 aircraft allowed
 
Noise monitoring: By radar- and computer-assisted FANAMOS (flight track and noise monitoring system) on published approach and take-off routes with fourteen fixed and four mobile measuring points.
  
Statistics
2012
Passengers (total)
 22.165.794
Transit passengers
7.052.530
Flight movements
 244.650
MTOW (in tons)
8.126.315
Air freight & trucking (in tons)
252.276

Owners of Flughafen Wien AG
 
Flughafen Wien AG, one of the few quoted airport operators in Europe, was privatised in 1992. The shareholdings are as follows:
  • 20% province of Lower Austria
  • 20% city of Vienna
  • 10% employee foundation
  • 50% quoted on Vienna stock exchange