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CRL Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: CRL / EBCI
Airport Names:
  1. Brussels South Charleroi Airport
  2. Aéroport de Charleroi Bruxelles Sud
Location: Charleroi, Wallonia, Belgium
GPS Coordinates: 50°27'36"N by 4°27'10"E
Area Served: Charleroi, Belgium
Operator/Owner: Government of Walloon Region
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 614 feet (187 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Brussels South Charleroi Airport (CRL):

  • Brussels South Charleroi Airport (CRL) currently has only 1 runway.
  • In addition to being known as "Brussels South Charleroi Airport", another name for CRL is "Aéroport de Charleroi Bruxelles Sud".
  • In September 2006 it was announced that Moroccan low-cost airline Jet4you would launch three weekly flights to Casablanca starting 1 November 2006, in code-share cooperation with Belgian airline Jetairfly.
  • In the 1970s, the Belgian national airline Sabena launched a Liège-Charleroi-London service, but this was soon dropped because of poor results.
  • Local TEC buses run between the airport and Charleroi railway station.
  • Because of Brussels South Charleroi Airport's relatively low elevation of 614 feet, planes can take off or land at Brussels South Charleroi Airport at a lower air speed than at airports located at a higher elevation. This is because the air density is higher closer to sea level than it would otherwise be at higher elevations.
  • Brussels South Charleroi Airport handled 6,516,427 passengers last year.
  • Operations at Brussels-South Charleroi grew in the 1990s, with a new commercial management structure and the arrival of Irish low cost airline Ryanair in 1997, which opened its first continental base at Charleroi a few years later.
  • The furthest airport from Brussels South Charleroi Airport (CRL) is Chatham Islands (CHT), which is located 11,975 miles (19,272 kilometers) away in Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New Zealand.
  • The closest airport to Brussels South Charleroi Airport (CRL) is Brussels Airport (BRU), which is located 31 miles (49 kilometers) N of CRL.

Map of Nearest Airports from Brussels South Charleroi Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Brussels South Charleroi Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
130.53 miles (49.13 km) NBrussels Airport (BRU)Brussels, BelgiumView Brussels Airport on a map View satellite image of Brussels Airport Set BRU as destination Airport Get more information about Brussels Airport
244.66 miles (71.87 km) WSWValenciennes-Denain Airport (XVS)Valenciennes, FranceView Valenciennes-Denain Airport on a map View satellite image of Valenciennes-Denain Airport Set XVS as destination Airport Get more information about Valenciennes-Denain Airport
345.18 miles (72.72 km) ENELiège Airport (LGG)Liège, Wallonia, BelgiumView Liège Airport on a map View satellite image of Liège Airport Set LGG as destination Airport Get more information about Liège Airport
450.40 miles (81.11 km) NAntwerp International Airport (ANR)Antwerp, BelgiumView Antwerp International Airport on a map View satellite image of Antwerp International Airport Set ANR as destination Airport Get more information about Antwerp International Airport
557.12 miles (91.93 km) NNEZoersel-Oostmalle Airfield (OBL)Zoersel / Oostmalle, BelgiumView Zoersel-Oostmalle Airfield on a map View satellite image of Zoersel-Oostmalle Airfield Set OBL as destination Airport Get more information about Zoersel-Oostmalle Airfield
660.00 miles (96.56 km) WNWKortrijk-Wevelgem International Airport (KJK)Wevelgem, BelgiumView Kortrijk-Wevelgem International Airport on a map View satellite image of Kortrijk-Wevelgem International Airport Set KJK as destination Airport Get more information about Kortrijk-Wevelgem International Airport
760.43 miles (97.26 km) WLille Airport (LIL)Lille, FranceView Lille Airport on a map View satellite image of Lille Airport Set LIL as destination Airport Get more information about Lille Airport
865.97 miles (106.16 km) ENEMaastricht Aachen Airport (MST)Maastricht, Limburg, NetherlandsView Maastricht Aachen Airport on a map View satellite image of Maastricht Aachen Airport Set MST as destination Airport Get more information about Maastricht Aachen Airport
968.50 miles (110.23 km) NWoensdrecht Air Base (WOE)Woensdrecht, NetherlandsView Woensdrecht Air Base on a map View satellite image of Woensdrecht Air Base Set WOE as destination Airport Get more information about Woensdrecht Air Base
1073.29 miles (117.94 km) WArras - Roclincourt Airport (QRV)Arras / Roclincourt, FranceView Arras - Roclincourt Airport on a map View satellite image of Arras - Roclincourt Airport Set QRV as destination Airport Get more information about Arras - Roclincourt Airport
1177.68 miles (125.02 km) ENENATO Air Base Geilenkirchen E–3A Component (GKE)Geilenkirchen, North Rhine-Westphalia, GermanyView NATO Air Base Geilenkirchen E–3A Component on a map View satellite image of NATO Air Base Geilenkirchen E–3A Component Set GKE as destination Airport Get more information about NATO Air Base Geilenkirchen E–3A Component
1279.28 miles (127.59 km) NNEGilze-Rijen Air Base (GLZ)Breda, NetherlandsView Gilze-Rijen Air Base on a map View satellite image of Gilze-Rijen Air Base Set GLZ as destination Airport Get more information about Gilze-Rijen Air Base
1379.30 miles (127.61 km) NNEEindhoven Airport (EIN)Eindhoven, NetherlandsView Eindhoven Airport on a map View satellite image of Eindhoven Airport Set EIN as destination Airport Get more information about Eindhoven Airport
1480.00 miles (128.75 km) ENEMerzbrück Airfield (AAH)Aachen, GermanyView Merzbrück Airfield on a map View satellite image of Merzbrück Airfield Set AAH as destination Airport Get more information about Merzbrück Airfield
1580.34 miles (129.29 km) WMerville - Calonne Airport (HZB)Merville / Calonne, FranceView Merville - Calonne Airport on a map View satellite image of Merville - Calonne Airport Set HZB as destination Airport Get more information about Merville - Calonne Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Brussels South Charleroi Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Brussels South Charleroi Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,975.35 miles (19,272.41 km) SChatham Islands (CHT)Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New ZealandView Chatham Islands on a map View satellite image of Chatham Islands Set CHT as destination Airport Get more information about Chatham Islands
211,711.00 miles (18,846.98 km) ESEDunedin International Airport (DUD)Dunedin, Otago, New ZealandView Dunedin International Airport on a map View satellite image of Dunedin International Airport Set DUD as destination Airport Get more information about Dunedin International Airport
311,710.21 miles (18,845.71 km) ESEOamaru Airport (OAM)Oamaru, North Otago, New ZealandView Oamaru Airport on a map View satellite image of Oamaru Airport Set OAM as destination Airport Get more information about Oamaru Airport
411,698.26 miles (18,826.48 km) SEChristchurch International Airport (CHC)Christchurch, New ZealandView Christchurch International Airport on a map View satellite image of Christchurch International Airport Set CHC as destination Airport Get more information about Christchurch International Airport
511,691.17 miles (18,815.06 km) ESEAshburton Aerodrome (ASG)Ashburton, New ZealandView Ashburton Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Ashburton Aerodrome Set ASG as destination Airport Get more information about Ashburton Aerodrome
611,687.57 miles (18,809.27 km) ESERichard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) (TIU)Timaru, New ZealandView Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) on a map View satellite image of Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) Set TIU as destination Airport Get more information about Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport)
711,679.98 miles (18,797.05 km) SEKaikoura Aerodrome (KBZ)Kaikoura, New ZealandView Kaikoura Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Kaikoura Aerodrome Set KBZ as destination Airport Get more information about Kaikoura Aerodrome
811,656.67 miles (18,759.55 km) SEHood Aerodrome (MRO)Masterton, New ZealandView Hood Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Hood Aerodrome Set MRO as destination Airport Get more information about Hood Aerodrome
911,654.98 miles (18,756.83 km) SEWellington International Airport (WLG)Wellington, New ZealandView Wellington International Airport on a map View satellite image of Wellington International Airport Set WLG as destination Airport Get more information about Wellington International Airport
1011,653.26 miles (18,754.06 km) ESERyan's Creek Aerodrome (SZS)Stewart Island, New ZealandView Ryan's Creek Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Ryan's Creek Aerodrome Set SZS as destination Airport Get more information about Ryan's Creek Aerodrome
1111,651.00 miles (18,750.42 km) ESEAlexandra Aerodrome (ALR)Alexandra, New ZealandView Alexandra Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Alexandra Aerodrome Set ALR as destination Airport Get more information about Alexandra Aerodrome
1211,647.82 miles (18,745.30 km) ESEInvercargill Airport (IVC)Invercargill, New ZealandView Invercargill Airport on a map View satellite image of Invercargill Airport Set IVC as destination Airport Get more information about Invercargill Airport
1311,638.56 miles (18,730.40 km) SEWoodbourne Airport (BHE)Blenheim, New ZealandView Woodbourne Airport on a map View satellite image of Woodbourne Airport Set BHE as destination Airport Get more information about Woodbourne Airport
1411,635.36 miles (18,725.25 km) SEKapiti Coast Airport (PPQ)Paraparaumu Beach, New ZealandView Kapiti Coast Airport on a map View satellite image of Kapiti Coast Airport Set PPQ as destination Airport Get more information about Kapiti Coast Airport
1511,628.08 miles (18,713.54 km) ESEGlentanner Aerodrome (GTN)Mount Cook, New ZealandView Glentanner Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Glentanner Aerodrome Set GTN as destination Airport Get more information about Glentanner Aerodrome