Airports – Local, International, Private

A Coruña Airport – IATA: LCG, ICAO: LECO

Airports Around the WorldA Coruña Airport is located near Colorado and was formerly known as Alvedro Airport. It is approximately 4.5 miles from the city center and is a widely used airport in the northwestern part of Spain.

We have traveled many times to and from this airport over the past few years. It mostly serves the Galician area of Spain and is part of a network owned by a Spanish state-owned company called Aena.

El Hierro Airport – IATA: VDE, ICAO: GCHI

El Hierro is is the only airport that exists on the island of El Hierro, Canary Islands, Spain. Also known as Aeropuerto de Los Cangrejos, it was first started in 1972 and is located approximately 5 and a half miles Northeast of Val verde.

This is another airport that we have used on multiple occasions. It’s quite a small airport but is very nice for short trips or traveling alone.

Girona Airport – IATA: GRO, ICAO: LEGE

Built in 1965, Girona Airport is located approximately 8 miles southwest of the city of Girona. It is also located approximately 45 miles north of the city center of Barcelona, and as a result is used as an alternate airport.

This airport is also generally not too busy, at least the times we have been there. It is a fairly known European hub and seems to be one of the airports we tend to end up in quite often.

Other Popular Private & International Airports

Below is a short list of the 3 most popular private jet airports around the world. Paris–Le Bourget, London Luton and Van Nuys are only a small selection, although give a good introduction into their history and current progress as a company.

Paris–Le Bourget Airport – IATA: LBG, ICAO: LFPB

Paris-Le BourgetCelebrating its centenary in 2014. Paris-Le Bourget airport is considered one of the most used for business aviation. It is located approximately 4.35 MI (7 KM) from Paris and is considered throughout all of Europe to be one of the most reputable business airports.

Despite the airport predominantly being named Paris-Le Bourget. It is actually mostly located in nearby cities/towns such as Gonesse, Dungy & Bonneuil-en-France.

London Luton Airport – IATA: LTN, ICAO: EGGW

Located approximately 1.5 MI (2.4 KM) east of Luton town center in England. London Luton is an International Airport, which officially opened in July of 1938. It was used by the Royal Air Force during the second world war. However, it later became a key location for package holiday businesses in 1969.

In terms of airport activity today. As of 2018, over 16 million passengers have landed or departed from the airport. The facility is also undergoing a redevelopment phase, which is planned to last approximately 3 years.

Van Nuys Airport – IATA: VNY, ICAO: KVNY, FAA LID: VNY

Recognized as one of the busiest general aviation airports in the world. Van Nuys Airport is a located around the center of San Fernando Valley. In 1996, the Van Nuys Airport Aviation Expo presented the first public appearance of the stealth bomber, in front of approximately 350,000 people.

Like quite a few airports throughout the United States. Van Nuys has been a hotspot for many television, music video and film shoots.

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