Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport

LTFJ · Istanbul, Türkiye

About Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport

FIR Istanbul FIR
Region Istanbul
Country Türkiye
Runways 6/24
Type Large airport
Coordinates (ARP) 40.8986, 29.3092   405355N 0291833E
Variation 6.1° E (2023)
Timezone Istanbul (+3 h)
Local time Dec 4, 2023 10:17


ID True Heading Magnetic Heading Length Width Surface Latitude Longitude
6 064° 057° 3,000 m 45 m Concrete 40.9044 29.3250
24 244° 237° 40.8927 29.2934

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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.

Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport

Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport is a large airport in Istanbul, Türkiye. The airport is located at latitude 40.89860 and longitude 29.30920. The airport has one runway: 6/24. The ICAO airport code of this field is LTFJ. The airport's IATA code is SAW. Nearby other airfields are Tuzla Air Base, İstanbul Samandıra Army Air Base, Yalova Airport, İstanbul Atatürk Airport and Gemlik Airfield.

Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport publishes a METAR. The flight information region (FIR) is Istanbul.

Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport is in the timezone of Europe/Istanbul. Difference with UTC is +3 h. Today the sun rises at 08:10 and sets at 17:35. This applies to Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International 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
Emsey Hospital Helipad TR-0064 3.3 km 329°
Sabancı University Helipad TR-0063 5.8 km 095°
Tuzla TR-0227 8.7 km 162°
Tuzla Air Base TR-0005 8.7 km 165°
Anadolu Health Center Helipad TR-0062 9.7 km 157°
Istanbul Park Heliport TR-0058 11 km 054°
İstanbul Samandıra Army Air Base LTBX 13 km 323°
Ataşehir Belediyesi Afet Kriz Merkezi Helikopter Pisti TR-0168 19 km 303°
Yalova Airport LTBP 24 km 166°

Navigational aids

Name Ident Type Distance Direction
Sabiha Gokcen SAB NDB 0.9 km 084°
Sabiha Gokcen SBH VOR-DME 0.9 km 082°