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Aéroport Genève-Cointrin (GVA)

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Aéroport Genève-Cointrin is an international airport in Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland. Its IATA code is GVA and is located latitude 46.24 and longitude 6.11 in Switzerland and operates in CEST time zone which is the same time zone as Genève.

It has 4 scheduled arrival routes within Switzerland and 162 international scheduled routes. Aéroport Genève-Cointrin tipically handles 15,152,928 passengers per year, ranking as the 2nd busiest airport in Switzerland.

It has 2 runways that allow night landings, and can handle virtually any type of aircraft such as oversized jumbo jets commercial jumbo jets and long haul transport aircraft. It regularly services large turboprop commuters, short and medium haul transport aircraft. It can support single engine aircraft, light twins, most business jets and commuter aircraft.

Airport Information

Latitude 46.23756000
Longitude 6.10921000
City Geneva
Domestic Departures 4
Domestic Arrivals 4
International Departures 166
International Arrivals 162


Code Length Width Surface Lighted
05/23 12795 ft / 3899 m 164 ft / 49 m CON Yes
05L/23R 2700 ft / 822 m 98 ft / 29 m CAUTION: ATC do NOT apply wake turbulence separation ! GRS. Yes

Most Popular Departures From GVA

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