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Carcassonne Airport
Aéroport de Carcassonne
Location of airport in France
Airport type Public
Operator CCI Carcassonne Limoux Castelnaudary
Serves Carcassonne, France
Elevation AMSL 434 ft / 132 m
Coordinates 43°12′57″N 002°18′31″E / 43.21583°N 2.30861°E / 43.21583; 2.30861
Direction Length Surface
m ft
10/28 2,050 6,726 Asphalt
10L/28R 800 2,625 Grass
Sources: French Aeronautical Information Publication, Union des Aéroports Français, DAFIF.

Carcassonne Airport (French: Aéroport de Carcassonne) (IATA: CCFICAO: LFMK) is an airport serving Carcassonne and the south of Occitanie. The airport is located on the western part of the city, 3 km (2 mi) from the city center, in the Aude department. It is also known as Salvaza Airport, Carcassonne Salvaza Airport or Carcassonne Airport in Pays Cathare (Aéroport de Carcassonne en Pays Cathare).

A campus of the École nationale de l'aviation civile (French civil aviation university) is also located at the airport.

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