Athens International Airport

Dec 26, 2016

Athens international airport was built in the year 2001. It is the largest airport in Greece and the 27th busiest in all of Europe. The airport serves as a connection to most of the Greek Islands by ferry and via the Airlines, private jets, and helicopters. Athens airport has two parallel runways, and it is a SLOT coordinated airport. Especially in the busy seasons from June till the end of August, Athens international airport is a drop-off airport only as the overnight parking is scarce. Athens international airport is home to Agean Airlines and a few other smaller airlines that are seasonal.

The History of Athens international airport

Athens airport was established in 2001 February. It was made ready five months in advance and ready for the Athens Olympics. Athens airport is named after a former prime minister Eleftherios Venizelos who had made significant contributions to the Greek Airforce and civil aviation.

Athens International Airport Map

Athens International Airport Terminals

Athens International airport has two terminals. The Main terminal is divided into Terminal A and terminal B and a satellite terminal, which is easily accessible via the underground trains. Athens international airport has many private jets and general aviation handlers like Signature flight support, Alpha Jet and Epsilon Aviation.

Information And Restrictions Athens International Airport

ICAO – LGAV, IATA – ATH

Lat/Long

 

N37-56.2/E023-56.7

Longest Hard Surface Runway (ft)

 

13123 x 148, 03R/21L

Elevation (ft)

 

308

Runway Surface

 

Asphalt/concrete

Fuel Available

 

AVGAS JET-A

PCN

 

 

Current UTC

 

5:37:37 PM (+2.00)

Local Standard Time

 

7:37:37 PM

For private jet charter to or from Athens International Airport, call Icarus Jet on +1 888 277 7203 (24 Hours) or contact us Online.

Check Out Our Latest Releases…

Private Jet Charter to the Tennis French Open 

Private Jet Charter to the Tennis French Open 

Officially called Roland-Garros, the tennis grand slam event in Paris is a major sporting event worldwide. Fun fact - Roland Garros was the first Grand Slam to introduce floodlights. In 1988, they installed floodlights on the main courts, allowing for exciting evening...

read more
Private Jet Charter to The Masters for Pro Golf

Private Jet Charter to The Masters for Pro Golf

Golf has been a staple in elite circles for generations, boasting a rich history in professional play. However, as Tiger Woods himself attests, the sport poses a formidable challenge even for the most elite players. Interestingly, around 66% of golf viewership...

read more
Dubai World Cup Private Jet Charter

Dubai World Cup Private Jet Charter

Dubai is not just a place in the Middle East; it is the place to be. Where dunes meet skyscrapers, the city is the setting for any sci-fi story. It hosts major events annually and is often dubbed the Manhattan of the region. Private jet charter to Dubai has seen an...

read more