Edinburgh

 

 

EGPH Edinburgh
Was only a small mail flight only hub, Is shared with Jet 2 passenger operations using our 4 Boeing 737-300 QC aircraft .

 

Edinburgh Airport
Port-adhair Dhùn Èideann
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IATA: EDIICAO: EGPH
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner BAA Limited
Operator Edinburgh Airport Ltd.
Serves Edinburgh
Lothian
Fife
Scottish Borders
Central Scotland
Location Turnhouse, Edinburgh
Elevation AMSL 136 ft / 41 m
Coordinates 55°57′00″N 003°22′21″W / 55.95°N 3.3725°W / 55.95; -3.3725Coordinates: 55°57′00″N 003°22′21″W / 55.95°N 3.3725°W / 55.95; -3.3725
Website www.edinburghairport.com
Map
EGPH is located in Edinburgh
EGPH
 
Location in Edinburgh
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
06/24 2,556 8,386 Asphalt
12/30 1,797 5,896 Asphalt
Statistics (2011)
Passengers 9,385,245
Passenger change 10-11 increase9.2%
Aircraft Movements 113,357
Movements change 10-11 increase4.0%
Sources: UK AIP at NATS[1]
Statistics from the UK Civil Aviation Authority[2]

 Edinburgh Airport (Scottish Gaelic: Port-adhair Dhùn Èideann) (IATA: EDIICAO: EGPH) is located at Turnhouse in the City of Edinburgh, Scotland, and was the busiest airport in Scotland in 2011, handling just under 9.4 million passengers in that year. It was also the sixth busiest airport in the UK by passengers and the fifth busiest by aircraft movements. It is located 5 nautical miles (9.3 km; 5.8 mi) west of the city centre and is situated just off the M8 motorway.

The airport is owned and operated by BAA, which also owns and operates five other UK airports, and is itself owned by FGP TopCo Limited, an international consortium, which includes Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec and GIC Special Investments, that is led by the Spanish Ferrovial Group.