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Friedrichshafen Airport

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Name Friedrichshafen Airport
Region Europe
Territory Germany DE.gif
Location Friedrichshafen, Baden-Württemberg
Serving Lake Constance/Bodensee
Elevation 413.918 m
1,358 ft
1,358 ft413.918 m
Coordinates 47° 40' 20.08" N, 9° 30' 43.89" E
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
6/24 2356 m7,729.659 ft
45 m147.638 ft
ASP yes/yes

Observation EDNY 190320Z AUTO 02006KT 9999 // NCD 07/03 Q1024
Station Friedrichshafen
Date/Time 19 September 2019 03:20:00
Wind direction 20°
Wind speed 06 kts
Lowest cloud amount no clouds detected
Temperature 7°C
Dew point 3°C
Humidity 75%
QNH 1024 hPa
Weather condition n/a

Friedrichshafen Airport (also known as Bodensee Airport Friedrichshafen) is a minor international airport 3km1.62 nm
3,000 m
9,842.52 ft
north of Friedrichshafen, Germany, on the banks of Lake Constance.


Temperate Marine climate/Oceanic climate (Köppen climate classification Cfb) - Moderately cool summer and comparatively warm winter.



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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of EDNY

  • F50 / P28T, vicinity Friedrichshafen Germany, 2016 (On 21 April 2016, a Fokker F50 under radar control in Class ‘E’ airspace was almost in collision with a VFR Piper PA28 after they closed on a constant relative bearing when inbound to Friedrichshafen in VMC. After only being able to locate the PA28 on their TCAS display, the F50 crew implemented a lateral avoidance manoeuvre which prevented generation of an RA. The Investigation concluded that special ATC procedures in place due to busy traffic because of an annually-held trade fair at Friedrichshafen had entailed “systemic risk” and also identified inadequate controller coordination as contributory to a near collision.)