Gran Canaria Airport

GCLP · Las Palmas, Canary Islands, Spain

About Gran Canaria Airport

FIR Canarias FIR
Region Canary Islands
Country Spain
Runways 3R/21L
Type Large airport
Coordinates (ARP) 27.9319, -15.3866   275555N 0152312W
Coordinates (Center) 27.93156, -15.3856   275554N 0152308W
Variation 3.5° W (2024)
Timezone Canary (+1 h)
Local time Jun 13, 2024 07:46


ID True Heading Magnetic Heading Length Width Surface Latitude Longitude
3L 021° 024° 3,100 m 45 m Asphalt 27.9449 -15.3808
21R 201° 204° 27.9189 -15.3924
3R 021° 024° 3,100 m 45 m Asphalt 27.9442 -15.3789
21L 201° 204° 27.9182 -15.3904

Do not use for flight planning
The airport may be closed or require prior permission. True headings and the coordinates of runway ends may be an estimation. Magnetic headings are calculated from true headings using the WMM 2020 model.

Gran Canaria Airport

Gran Canaria Airport is a large airport in Las Palmas, Canary Islands, Spain. The airport is located at latitude 27.93156 and longitude -15.38560. The airport has 2 runways: 3L/21R and 3R/21L. The ICAO airport code of this field is GCLP. The airport's IATA code is LPA. Nearby other airfields are El Berriel Aeroc Airport, Tenerife Norte-Ciudad de La Laguna Airport, Tenerife Sur Airport, Antigua Fuerteventura and Fuerteventura Airport.

Gran Canaria Airport publishes a METAR. The flight information region (FIR) is Canarias.

Gran Canaria Airport is in the timezone of Atlantic/Canary. Difference with UTC is +1 h. Today the sun rises at 07:04 and sets at 20:58. This applies to Gran Canaria Airport, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is +1 hour. Daylight saving time is currently in progress.

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Nearby airports

Airport ID Distance Direction
El Berriel Aeroc Airport GCLB 20 km 215°
Tejeda Heliport ES-0308 23 km 287°
Morro Jable Heliport ES-0325 101 km 082°
Hospital Universitario De Canarias Heliport GCHU 106 km 303°
Tenerife Norte-Ciudad de La Laguna Airport GCXO 112 km 303°
Tenerife Norte/Los Rodeos GCXM 113 km 303°
Tenerife Sur Airport GCTS 117 km 276°
Antigua Fuerteventura GCAT 147 km 069°
Fuerteventura Airport GCFV 160 km 068°

Navigational aids

Name Ident Type Distance Direction
Gran Canaria TGN TACAN 1.0 km 202°
Gran Canaria VR NDB 9.0 km 202°
Gran Canaria LPC VOR-DME 12 km 201°
Gran Canaria GDV VOR-DME 17 km 345°
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