İstanbul Atatürk Airport

LTBA · Istanbul, Türkiye

About İstanbul Atatürk Airport

FIR Istanbul FIR
Region Istanbul
Country Türkiye
Runways 5/23
Type Midsized airport
Coordinates (ARP) 40.97191, 28.82371   405819N 0284925E
Coordinates (Center) 40.97205, 28.8238   405819N 0284926E
Variation 6.1° E (2023)
Timezone Istanbul (+3 h)
Local time Dec 8, 2023 09:13


ID True Heading Magnetic Heading Length Width Surface Latitude Longitude
5 059° 052° 2,600 m 60 m Asphalt 40.9778 28.8362
23 239° 232° 40.9663 28.8114

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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.

İstanbul Atatürk Airport

İstanbul Atatürk Airport is a midsized airport in Istanbul, Türkiye. The airport is located at latitude 40.97205 and longitude 28.82380. The airport has one runway: 5/23. The ICAO airport code of this field is LTBA. The airport's IATA code is ISL. Nearby other airfields are İstanbul Hezarfen Airfield, İstanbul Samandıra Army Air Base, İstanbul Airport, Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport and Tuzla Air Base.

İstanbul Atatürk Airport publishes a METAR. The flight information region (FIR) is Istanbul.

İstanbul Atatürk Airport is in the timezone of Europe/Istanbul. Difference with UTC is +3 h. Today the sun rises at 08:16 and sets at 17:36. This applies to İstanbul Atatürk Airport, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is +3 hour. Currently, there is no daylight saving time in effect.

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Nearby airports

Airport ID Distance Direction
DHMİ Atatürk Airport Heliport LTHF 1.1 km 352°
Prof. Dr. Murat Dilmener Emergency Hospital Heliport TR-0126 1.4 km 253°
Acıbadem International Hospital Helipad TR-0046 1.8 km 146°
Ataköy Marina Helipad TR-0045 3.8 km 091°
Zeytinburnu Pier Helipad TR-0047 6.1 km 080°
Medipol Mega University Hospital Heliport TR-0127 9.7 km 009°
Istanbul Training and Research Hospital Helipad TR-0048 10 km 070°
Samatya Sahil Helipad TR-0049 11 km 071°
Turkish Aeronautical Association(THK) Sütlüce Helipad TR-0196 14 km 048°

Navigational aids

Name Ident Type Distance Direction
Istanbul IST VORTAC 1.6 km 228°
Ataturk ST NDB 2.0 km 239°
Istanbul IS NDB 9.6 km 351°
Cekmece CEK NDB 25 km 278°