Liepaja airport will be open for commercial flights from spring 2017.
Airlines are warmly welcome to start negotiation about opening new routes to/from Liepaja.
State aid for opening new routes between the Latvian airports, as well as between the Latvian and other European airports is under consideration.
Liepaja Airport Facts:
- ICAO: EVLA; IATA: LPX;
- Road distance to Liepaja city & sea port – 10 km;
- Road distance to Riga – 210 km;
- Aerodrome territory 217 ha;
- RWY dimensions 2002m x 40m;
- 100% owned by City Council of Liepaja ;
- ICAO RFFS category - 5 or more.