Airport comments by @dhc17

Comments 1 to 15 of 15

Picture of dhc17


Very friendly airport !

No head hack at all.

You can rent bycle at the airport or scooter (the best):

Our fees for 24 hours:

Cessna 310

2-3T: 12.20€

Parking: 13.20€


Summer time, parking is often full.

Picture of dhc17

St Florentin

large runway.

nothing special, easy place to go in & out.

Glider & Skydiving activity.

Picture of dhc17

Madrid fees

Been to LECU (or LECV in order to get METAR/TAF) and here the landing fees for this airport:

Passengers: 1x 2.62€ + 21% VAT

Weather (we never get it): 0.41€ + 21% VAT

Airport security: 3.78€ + 21% VAT

Landing fee: 6.60€ + 21% VAT

Parking fees (3 days): 60€ + 21% VAT

Use of infrastructure (!): 0.61€ + 21% VAT

Service air traffic airport (?): 4.86€ + 21% VAT

Done the 29th of March 2104

Picture of dhc17


After reading very very bad comments concerning this airport (one the worse one in Spain !), I was surprise by this airport.

As everywhere in Spain, need a handling agent.

We choose Execujet.

Here the cost for a Cessna 310i (2,3T MTOW):

- Handling: 83.43€ + 21% VAT

- Communication (?):21€ + 21% VAT

- Landing fees: 81.86€ no VAT

- Airport taxes on weight (?): 14.60€ + 21% VAT

- Distursement fee: 9.65€ + 21% VAT

- FBO facilities: 34€ + 21% VAT

Done on the 21st March 2014

Picture of dhc17

spell "fanyagor"

Twin Otter love this place ... the road is better than the airstrip ...

Picture of dhc17


FAR from town ... 25 minutes, and need a 4x4.

Picture of dhc17

in town !

went their, full of people on the runway ... nice typical African bush airstrip !

Picture of dhc17

fuel stop

Good fuel stop, quick and easy.

Picture of dhc17


Go at Boom Boom resort, it's just the best place to overnight, a paradise on Earth !

Picture of dhc17

re: re: Responses from ARO/AIS OFICE

If you want to spend a lot of $$$$ got in Mauritania.

You love troubles: go in Mauritania !

... don't worry, all the country is like that ... bandits !

Picture of dhc17


The worse workshop I ever seen, either African workshop are better !

Bad quality and dangerous.

Either, airport is very nice, nice restaurant.

Picture of dhc17

Great service, easy in & out

Here our expenses for 3 days in Barcelone, with a Cessna 310 (2,3T):


No need if you are parked South of the airport.

Either, 10€ for the car to bring you from your aircraft to the "terminal".

To go to town: 45€ taxi (to down town Barcelone)

28€ if the handling company brings you (if they are available).

Print your flight logs/weather: 8€

Airport fees:

Use of infrastructure (sic !): 2,62€

Landing fees: 6,88€

Air Traffic of Airport (?): 5,07€

Parking fees: 100€ (3x days)

use of infrastuctures PRM assistance (?): 0,61€

Weather services (never use it !): 0,43€

Airport security: 3,78€

EASY place to go in & out, I'll goo again :)

March 2014

Picture of dhc17


For me ... The best welcome you can find in France !

Go in Niort, they'll do everything for you !

Picture of dhc17

Le Touquet

Very nice welcome, easy and helpfull, a place to land :)

Picture of dhc17


Custom at arrival, lot of headhack ... WELCOME !

Very, very bad souvenirs due to the Custom's welcome.

Either, bar/restaurant/shop: EXCELLENT ambiance, nice & friendly people.

Still, I'll avoid Cherbourg due to custom.