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Bratislava Airport

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Continent: Europe Country: Slovakia


M.R. Štefánik Airport Bratislava
Location Bratislava, Slovakia
IATA code BTS
ICAO code LZIB
Airport type Commercial
Website http://www.airportbratislava.sk/
Overview map Google Maps
Communications
Tower 118.3,118.7
Ground 118.3
Clearance 118.975
Approach 120.900
Departure119.700
ATIS 128.650
Departure122.800


Official Spotting Locations

Approach Runway31

Runway 31 is one of the prime location, you need about a 50 - 250 mm lens (35mm eqv.) - depends on the aircraft size (about 80mm for A320/B737) Example pictures :

  • JetPhotos.net sample photo: large
  • JetPhotos.net sample photo: large

Optional, spotters can use the bridge over Malý Dunaj river too. Over this bridge runs approach-lights and is some 400m away from RWY threshold ( +48° 9' 13.28", +17° 14' 17.26" )

Other Spotting Locations

Milan Rastislav Štefánik memorial

Near the Milan Rastislav Štefánik memorial. This place is good accessible with a car from Ivánka pri Dunaji ( +48° 10' 15.14", +17° 13' 42.38" ). It offers views of runway 04/22.

Locations to Avoid

Location

Regular Traffic

Facilities and Transportation