Pilot’s information

“Important – this AIP publication is NOT FOR OPERATIONAL USE. For navigation and flight preparation see official AIP Switzerland (LSZA), NOTAM or other officially authorized publications.”

AERODROME GEOGRAPHICAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE DATA

ARP coordinates and site at aerodrome46 00 13N 008 54 37E
RWY midpoint
Direction and distance from the CITY4km W Lugano
Elevation / Reference temperature915 ft AMSL - 27.0°C
Types of traffic permittedIFR / VFR

COMMUNICATION FACILITIES

Service designationCall signFrequencyRemarks
ATISLugano121.175 MHzTel. Service
+41 (0) 22 417 40 88
TWR VDFLugano Tower120.250 MHz
GNDLugano Ground121.775 MHz
GA HandlingExecutive Handling by Lugano Airport131.800 MHzTel. Service
+41 (0) 91 610 11 16
Airline HandlingLugano Airport131.425 MHzTel. Service
+41 (0) 91 610 12 82
Airport AuthorityLugano AirportTel. +41 (0) 79 917 68 01

RESCUE AND FIRE FIGHTING SERVICES

AD category for fire fightingCategory 6 for scheduled traffic
Category 4
HYR category O/R 3 HR before ETA/ETD
Rescue equipmentHydraulic and Outing Tools, 2 rescue boats with 2 inflatable rafts for 40 passengers each
Capability for removal of disabled aircfatfNo limitations for all type of ACFT admitted at AD
RemarksNIL

RUNWAY PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS

Designations RWY NRTRUE & MAG BRGDimensions of RWY (m)Strength (PCN) and Surface of RWY and SWYTHR COORDTHR Elevation and highest Elevation of TDZ of precision APP RWYSlope of RWY-SWY
1234567
01019°
017°
1415 x 30PCN 40/F/B/W/T
ASPH
45 59 58.17N
008 54 29.68E
900 ftRefer to LSZA AOC 01/19
19199°
197°
1415 x 30PCN 40/F/B/W/T
ASPH
46 00 29.60N
008 54 45.07E
915 ftRefer to LSZA AOC 01/19
Designations
RWY NR
SWY dimensions (m)CWY dimensions (m)Strip dimensions (m)OFZRemarks REF AD 1.1
189101112
01NILNIL1535 x 80NILNon-Instrument RWY
FCT: 0.88/0.91 Grooved 1415m
RESA 30m
19NIL601535 x 80NILNon-Instrument RWY
FCT: 0.91/0.91 Grooved 1415m
RESA 30m

DECLARED DISTANCES

RWY DesignationTORA (m)TODA (m)ASDA (m)LDA (m)Remarks
123456
011345134514151305No turn pad at the beginning of RWY
01102510251095Not applicableIntersection MIKE
191415147514151135Turn pad at the beginning of RWY
199401000940Not applicableIntersection ZULU
19695755695Not applicableIntersection NOVEMBER

AUXILIARY POWER UNITS (APU)

The following regulations are applicable to the use of APU:

  • a MAX of 15MIN prior to the ACFT DEP
  • a MAX of 15MIN after the ACFT ARR

The use of APU for MAINT shall be restricted to a MNM DUR.

REVERSE THRUST

For deceleration it is recommended to use the entire RWY LEN AVBL; use of reverse thrust shall be limited to only when Safety or particular operational reasons require it.

HELICOPTER LANDING AREA

Coordinates TLOF or THR of FATOFATO: 46 00 12.87N / 008 54 36.86E
TLOF and/or FATO Elevation M/FT276m / 907ft
TLOF and FATO area dimensions, Surface, strength, markingTLOF: 4 HEL stands, MAX Overall LEN 13m, Rotor Diameter 11m, ASPH, marked and numbered circles with Diameter 6.5m
FATO: paved RWY 01-19
True and MAG BRG of FATORWY 01: 019° GEO / 017° MAG
RWY 19: 199° GEO / 197° MAG
Declared distance availablesee LSZA AD 2.13 for RWY 01/19
APP and FATO lightingRWY LGT
RemarksSimultaneos hover operations on HEL stands are not allowed