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Bratislava/M.R. Stefanik Airport

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Name Bratislava/M.R. Stefanik Airport
Region Europe
Territory Slovakia SK.gif
Location Ivanka, Bratislava
Serving Bratislava
Elevation 132.893 m <br />436 ft <br />436 ft132.893 m <br />
Coordinates 48° 10' 12.00" N, 17° 12' 47.99" E
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
4/22 2900 m9,514.436 ft <br /> 60 m196.85 ft <br /> CON yes/yes
13/31 3190 m10,465.879 ft <br /> 45 m147.638 ft <br /> CON yes/yes

Observation LZIB 180630Z 31007KT 9999 FEW019 08/03 Q1025 NOSIG
Station Bratislava Ivanka
Date/Time 18 October 2021 06:30:00
Wind direction 310°
Wind speed 07 kts
Lowest cloud amount few clouds
Temperature 8°C
Dew point 3°C
Humidity 70%
QNH 1025 hPa
Weather condition n/a

International airport serving capital of Slovakia.


Humid continental climate (Köppen climate classification Dfa)



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Airport Layout

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of LZIB

  • A30B, Bratislava Slovakia, 2012 (On 16 November 2012, an Air Contractors Airbus A300 departed the left the side of the landing runway at Bratislava after an abnormal response to directional control inputs. Investigation found that incorrect and undetected re-assembly of the nose gear torque links had led to the excursion and that absence of clear instructions in maintenance manuals, since rectified, had facilitated this. It was also considered that the absence of any regulation requiring equipment in the vicinity of the runway to be designed to minimise potential damage to aircraft departing the paved surface had contributed to the damage caused by the accident.)