AIRPORT OF THE WEEK:ATC now features an airport each week! This airport will remain open throughout the entire week except for during the FNF. Each airport featured is one of 2017's busiest airports.
This week’s featured airport is:
Rome-Fiumicino International Airport [LIRF]
This week we featured an airport chosen by IFATC themselves with a poll! Join us as we explore Rome and it’s scenic routes all week long. As the 47th busiest airport in the world, LIRF still manages to move over 41M passengers serving as HUB for Alitalia and Vueling. The Rome airport was first opened in 1961 and has continued to develop since, now featuring 3 large runways, sprawling terminals, and a massive ramp ideal for busy traffic.
Monday: Istanbul (LTFM), Ankara (LTAC), Antalya (LTAI), Baku (UBBB), Beirut (OLBA), Tel Aviv (LLBG)
Featured Airline: Turkish Airlines
Tuesday: Addis Ababa Bole (HAAB), Maputo (FQMA), Cairo (HECA), Nairobi (HKJK), Khartoum (HSSS), Jeddah (OEJN), Muscat (OOMS)
Featured Airline: Ethiopian Airlines
Wednesday: Barcelona (LEBL), Alicante (LEAL), Faro (LPFR), Santiago (LEST), Tenerife South (GCTS), Bilbao (LEBB)
Featured Airline: Vueling
Doha (OTHH), Karachi (OPKC), Delhi (VIDP), Hyderabad (VOHS), Kolkata (VECC), Islamabad (OPIS), Tehran (OIIE)
Featured Airline: Qatar Airways
Friday: Friday Night Flight Community Event
Event details posted on Thursdays
Saturday: Toulouse (LFBO), Paris (LFPG), all other airports ATC choice in highlighted region!
Airbus 50th Anniversary Celebration! Join us at we feature this community event and show your support with your favorite Airbus or Air France livery.
Sunday: Catania (LICC), Cagliari (LIEE), Milan Linate (LIML), Geneva (LSGG), Venice (LIPZ), Brindisi (LIBR), Tirana (LATI)
Featured Airline: Alitalia
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