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Tingwall Airport
Lerwick/Tingwall Airport
IATA: LWKICAO: EGET
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner Shetland Islands Council
Serves Lerwick
Location Gott, Shetland, Scotland
Elevation AMSL 45 ft / 14 m
Coordinates 60°11′31″N 001°14′37″W / 60.19194°N 1.24361°W / 60.19194; -1.24361Coordinates: 60°11′31″N 001°14′37″W / 60.19194°N 1.24361°W / 60.19194; -1.24361
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Location in Shetland

Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
02/20 764 2,507 Asphalt
Statistics (2007)
Movements 2,050
Passengers 5,059
Sources: UK AIP at NATS
Statistics from the UK Civil Aviation Authority

Tingwall Airport also known as Lerwick/Tingwall Airport, is in Shetland, near its capital Lerwick.

Flights go to and from other islands in Shetland. There is another airport, Sumbugh Airport, which has flights to and from the Scottish mainland.

Tingwall Aerodrome has a CAA Ordinary Licence (Number P614) that allows flights for the public transport of passengers or for flying instruction as authorised by the licensee (Shetland Islands Council).

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