Athens Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport

LGAV · Attica, Greece

About Athens Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport

FIR Athinai FIR
Region Attica
Country Greece
Runways 3L/21R
Type Large airport
Timezone Athens (+3 h)
Local time Jun 10, 2023 10:41
Coordinates (ARP) 37.9364, 23.9445   375611N 0235640E
Variation 5.1° E (2023)

Athens Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport

Athens Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport is a large airport in Attica, Greece. The airport is located at latitude 37.93640 and longitude 23.94450. The airport has 2 runways: 3R/21L and 3L/21R. The ICAO airport code of this field is LGAV. The airport's IATA code is ATH. Nearby other airfields are Tatoi Airport, Elefsis Airport, Megara Airport, Tanagra Air Base and Thiva Aeropark.

Athens Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport publishes a METAR. The flight information region (FIR) is Athinai.

Athens Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport is in the timezone of Europe/Athens. Difference with UTC is +3 h. Today the sun rises at 06:01 and sets at 20:45. This applies to Athens Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is +3 hour. Daylight saving time is currently in progress.

Things to do at this airport

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On this airport you can find flying schools. The only known company on this field is Jetstream Aviation Academy.


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ID True Heading Magnetic Heading Latitude Longitude Approx. length
3R 037° 031° 37.9524 23.9704 3,997 m
21L 217° 211° 37.9235 23.9433
3L 037° 031° 37.9485 23.945 3,804 m
21R 217° 211° 37.921 23.9192

Do not use for flight planning.
True headings and the coordinates of runway ends may be an estimation. Runway lengths are calculated as the distance between the coordinates of the runway ends. Magnetic headings are calculated from true headings using the WMM 2020 model.

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Nearby airports

Airport ID Distance Direction
Superior Air Helipad GR-0062 3.8 km 287°
Kato Kifissia, Attiki GR-0076 21 km 319°
Marathon Kotroni Navy Helicopter Base LGKN 22 km 001°
Tatoi Airport LGTT 24 km 323°
Condor Nest GR-0072 30 km 344°
Piraeus Heliport LGLX 33 km 280°
Amphiali Heliport LGAM 37 km 276°
Elefsis Airport LGEL 37 km 292°
Megara Airport LGMG 51 km 275°

Navigational aids

Name Ident Type Distance Direction
Eleftherios Venizelos SPA VOR-DME 2.1 km 195°
Eleftherios Venizelos SAT VOR-DME 3.4 km 230°
Athinai ATV VOR-DME 13 km 245°
Kavouri KVR NDB 21 km 230°
Kotroni KRN TACAN 22 km 001°
Dekelia DEK NDB 24 km 320°

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