Copernicus Airport Wroclaw

Image - Copernicus Airport Wroclaw

Copernicus Airport Airport is an international commercial airport in Wrocław in southwestern Poland. The airport is located 10 km southwest of the city centre. It has one runway, one passenger terminal (with separate domestic and international sections) and one cargo terminal.


The airport was built in 1938 for German military purposes before World War II. It was operated briefly by Soviet forces following the war before being used for civilian purposes in 1945. Services were operated to Warsaw, Lodz, Poznan and Katowice. By 1992 destinations also included Krakow, Rzeszów, Gdańsk, Szczecin and Koszalin.

On 19 July 2006 the architectural firm JSK was chosen to design a significant airport expansion. This includes plans for a new passenger terminal a runway extension to 3,000 m, and assorted taxiway, apron and navigation equipment improvements. Also, car parking will be expanded to 1,000 spaces, and a conference centre with a hotel will be built on site. The first stage, increasing the passenger capacity to 2 million yearly, is expected to be completed by 2010.

Javascript is required to view this map.

Location

Copernicus Airport Wroclaw Port Lotniczy Wrocław S.A. , ul. Skarżyńskiego 36
Wrocław 54-530
Poland

Contact Info
Telephone: 
(+48 71) 35-81-100

Wrocław-Strachowice Weather info
Few clouds

Location of this weather station:
0.3 km South-Southwest

Reported on:
Wed, 2018-12-12 07:00


Those who browsed 'Copernicus Airport Wroclaw' also found interest in following airports . . .
  • Ataturk Airport is a civil airport, serving domestic and international scheduled and charter flights 24 hours a day. It is located 24 kilometers west of city center.

  • Katowice International Airport is an international airport located in Pyrzowice, 30 km north of the Katowice city centre, in Poland.

  • Lech Walesa Airport, is one of three most important international airports in Poland (Warsaw and Cracow being the other two).

  • Indira Gandhi International Airport is an airport located in Delhi, India.

  • Air travel in Thuringia has a long tradition.

  • Lodz and its airport are located in the centre of Poland and Europe, approximately 10 km from the future junction of Trans-European motorways A1 and A2.

  • Kuwait International Airport is located in Farwaniya, Kuwait, 16 kilometers south of Kuwait City. It is the hub of Kuwait Airways, Jazeera Airways & Wataniya Airways.