Welcome to Fort Lauderdale!
For tomorrow’s big IFATC event, I will be opening up Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood international Airport! Known as the “Venice of America” due to it’s many canals, Fort Lauderdale is known as the yachting capital of the world. It’s also known for it’s beautiful, clean beaches and pristine waterfront. Fort Lauderdale is located 26 miles north of Miami and is the 10th biggest city in Florida
Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport
Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport is located in Dania Beach, Florida, halfway between Fort Lauderdale and Hollywood. It is ranked 18th busiest in the nation, and is one of the world’s 50 busiest airports. It’s the biggest hub for Spirit Airlines while also heavily serving Southwest and JetBlue.
FLL consists of 2 runways, runway 10L/28R and runway 10R/28L. The airport has 4 terminals.
Terminal 1 has a total of 23 gates with 3 concourses (A, B, C). Concourses A and B has 7 gates each while Concourse C has 9 gates.
Airlines: Alaska Airlines, Allegiant, Copa Airlines, Southwest, United, and WestJet.
Terminal 2 has one concourse (D) with 9 gates. This terminal is operated by Delta and Air Canada.
Terminal 3 has a total of 20 gates and two concourses (E, F). Both concourses have 10 gates.
Airlines: American Airlines, Emirates, JetBlue, Norwegian, and Spirit
Terminal 4 has one concourse (G) and 14 gates. This terminal is use predominately by Spirit.
Airlines: Avianca, British Airways, Caribbean Airlines, Frontier
FOR SIDS AND STARS CLICK HERE
FOR NORTHBOUND TRAFFIC: PREDA FOUR (PREDA4)
FOR SOUTHBOUND TRAFFIC: BEECH FIVE (Rwys 10L, 10R), BAHAMA FIVE (28L, 28R)
FOR EASTBOUND TRAFFIC: BEECH FIVE (Rwys 10L, 10R), BAHAMA FIVE (28L, 28R)
FOR WESTBOUND TRAFFIC: ARKES FOUR (ARKES4)
NORTHBOUND TRAFFIC: FISEL SEVEN (ORMOND BEACH TRANSITION)
SOUTHBOUND TRAFFIC: DEKAL FIVE (URSUS TRANS)
EASTBOUND TRAFFIC: DEKAL FIVE (NASSAU TRANS)
WESTBOUND TRAFFIC: FORTL SEVEN (SARASOTA TRANS)
Since I will be open during East Coast Madness, here are some routes I recommend doing to have open ATC from departure to arrival!
|KJFK||JetBlue||A321||2 hr 35 min|
|KLGA||Spirit||A321||2 hr 35 min|
|KDCA||Southwest||B737||2 hr 15 min|
|KIAD||United||A320||2 hr 15 min|
|KBWI||Southwest||B738||2 hr 32 min|
|KSAN||JetBlue||A320||5 hr 15 min|
|KBDL||Spirit||A320||2 hr 45 min|
|KMSP||Delta||A321||3 hr 36 min|
|MKJS||Jetblue||A320||1 hr 15 min|
|TJSJ||Southwest||B738||2 hr 30 min|
Italic text means flight is international
· Fort Lauderdale Tower, Ground, and ATIS will be active from 2020-04-05T16:00:00Z → 2020-04-05T18:30:00Z with leeway in case there’s traffic past 2:30.
· Weather: Winds 130@13, Visibility 10, Temperature 27, Dew point 18, Altimeter 2996
· ACTIVE RUNWAYS: 10L, 10R
If you made it this far, thank you for reading through this thread!
I can’t wait to see y’all!