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Stansted Airport

Stansted airport

London Stansted Airport (IATASTNICAOEGSS) is a passenger airport located at Stansted Mountfitchet in the local government districtof Uttlesford in Essex, 48 km (30 mi) northeast of Central London and 1.5 km (0.93 mi) from the Hertfordshire border.

Stansted is a base for a number of major European low-cost carriers, being the largest base for low-cost airline Ryanair with over 100 destinations served by the airline. In 2012 it was the fourth busiest airport in the United Kingdom after HeathrowGatwick and Manchester. Stansted's runway is also used by private companies such as the Harrods Aviation terminal which is opposite the main terminal building and handles private jets and some state visits.

 

Source:Wikipedia

Airport type

Public

Owner

Manchester Airports Group

Operator

Stansted Airport Limited

Serves

London

Location

Stansted Mountfitchet, Essex

Elevation AMSL

348 ft / 106 m

Coordinates

51°53′06″N 000°14′06″ECoordinates51°53′06″N 000°14′06″E

Website

www.stanstedairport.com

 

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