Tingwall Airport

airport in Shetland Islands, Scotland, UK

Tingwall Airport [3] also known as Lerwick/Tingwall Airport, is in Shetland, near its capital Lerwick.

Tingwall Airport

Lerwick/Tingwall Airport
Summary
Airport typePublic
OwnerShetland Islands Council
ServesLerwick
LocationGott, Shetland, Scotland
Elevation AMSL45 ft / 14 m
Coordinates60°11′31″N 001°14′37″W / 60.19194°N 1.24361°W / 60.19194; -1.24361Coordinates: 60°11′31″N 001°14′37″W / 60.19194°N 1.24361°W / 60.19194; -1.24361
Map
EGET is located in Shetland
EGET
EGET
Location in Shetland
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
02/20 764 2,507 Asphalt
Statistics (2007)
Movements2,050
Passengers5,059
Sources: UK AIP at NATS[1]
Statistics from the UK Civil Aviation Authority[2]

Flights go to and from other islands in Shetland. There is another airport, Sumbugh Airport, which has flights to and from the Scottish mainland.

Tingwall Aerodrome has a CAA Ordinary Licence (Number P614) that allows flights for the public transport of passengers or for flying instruction as authorised by the licensee (Shetland Islands Council).[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. Lerwick/Tingwall - EGET
  2. UK Airport Statistics: 2007 - annual
  3. (IATA: LWK, ICAO: EGET)
  4. "Civil Aviation Authority Aerodrome Ordinary Licences" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2009-03-27. Retrieved 2012-01-20.