Bordeaux-Mérignac Airport

LFBD · Gironde, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France

About Bordeaux-Mérignac Airport

FIR Bordeaux FIR
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Country France
Runways 11/29
Type Large airport
Coordinates (ARP) 44.8283, -0.71556   444942N 0004256W
Coordinates (Center) 44.8287, -0.71478   444943N 0004253W
Variation 1.1° E (2024)
Timezone Paris (+2 h)
Local time Apr 22, 2024 21:52


ID True Heading Magnetic Heading Length Width Surface Latitude Longitude
5 045° 043° 3,100 m 45 m Asphalt 44.8387 -0.7010
23 225° 223° 44.8191 -0.729
11 106° 104° 2,415 m 45 m Asphalt 44.8254 -0.6999
29 286° 284° 44.8316 -0.7292

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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.

Bordeaux-Mérignac Airport

Bordeaux-Mérignac Airport is a large airport in Gironde, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France. The airport is located at latitude 44.82870 and longitude -0.71478. The airport has 2 runways: 5/23 and 11/29. The ICAO airport code of this field is LFBD. The airport's IATA code is BOD. Nearby other airfields are Aérodrome de Bordeaux-Léognan-Saucats, Bordeaux Yvrac Airport, Saint Helene, Aérodrome d'Andernos and Base ULM de Arbis.

Bordeaux-Mérignac Airport publishes a METAR. The flight information region (FIR) is Bordeaux.

Bordeaux-Mérignac Airport is in the timezone of Europe/Paris. Difference with UTC is +2 h. Today the sun rises at 07:05 and sets at 20:57. This applies to Bordeaux-Mérignac Airport, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is +2 hour. Daylight saving time is currently in progress.

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Nearby airports

Airport ID Distance Direction
Bordeaux Haut Leveque Centre Hospitalier FR-0603 6.4 km 138°
Pellegrin Centre Hospitalier Heliport FR-0024 8.7 km 090°
Robert Piqué Hôpital Militaire Heliport FR-0027 12 km 106°
Cestas FR-0650 15 km 198°
Aérodrome de Bordeaux-Léognan-Saucats LFCS 17 km 147°
Bordeaux Yvrac Airport LFDY 19 km 073°
Saint Helene FR-1040 23 km 318°
Relais De Margaux Heliport FR-0026 25 km 009°
Margaux Relais De Margaux FR-0905 26 km 010°

Navigational aids

Name Ident Type Distance Direction
Bordeaux BMC VOR-DME 0.5 km 248°
Bordeaux BDX TACAN 0.7 km 256°
Bordeaux BD NDB 17 km 045°
Bordeaux BE NDB 25 km 079°
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