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Destination options

AERO 2020
Airport Friedrichshafen

Distance to the fair ground: 5,1 km
Reference Point: 47° 40‘ 16“ N 009° 30‘ 46“ E
Radio: 120,07 MHz
ATIS: 129,60 MHz

Supplement VFR:  AIP Supplement VFR AERO

Supplement IFR:  AIP Supplements IFR AERO

PPR regulation:
All those planning to fly to Friedrichshafen Airport (EDNY)  by their own plane to attend AERO 2021 will require a slot. Friedrichshafen Airport and Messe Friedrichshafen will provide an online booking service for PPR slot reservation.  Slots can be booked  on . The date will be issued beginning of  2021.

Landing  for pilots flying to Bodensee Airport without PPR slot during AERO, April, 21. -24 2021  will not be possible.

How to get to the fairground?
There will be free bus shuttles driving from the airport Friedrichshafen to the pilot’s entrance from the Messe Friedrichshafen.

Fees & refueling regulations:

Fees & refueling regulations AERO 2020   (Fees for 2021  will be online beginning of 2021)

The „pilot in command“ of each aircraft will receive free admission to the Exhibition AERO Friedrichshafen (max. 1 day entrance, a second day will be charged).

AVGAS 100LL and Jet A-1
If you need more information, please feel free to have a look at the website of Bodensee airport Friedrichshafen

Under the following link you can find more information regarding hotels

Volare (
Zeppelin Hangar Friedrichshafen (

Airfield Markdorf

Segelfliegergruppe Markdorf e.V. offers in cooperation with  Messe Friedrichshafen landing possibilites for Micro Light aircraft/LSA during AERO 2021 from Wednesday April 21st, 2021 until Saturday April 24th 2021 without slots. 

Opening hours are from  8:00 a.m. until 07:00 p.m. local time. Departure is also possible on Sunday April 25th, 2021. 

Distance to the fair ground: 14,7 km
Reference Point: 47 42,6 N 009 23,4 E


Micro Light/Light Sport Airplane up to MTOW 600kg incl. Gyrocopters, no TMGs.

No customs availale, therefore Schengen based aircraft only 

Radio: 123,355 MHZ
Runway: 450m grass landing strip
Approach chart
Opening hours:
08:00 am – 7:00 pm

 landing fee will be  issued beginning of 2021

How to get to the fairground?
Bus Shuttle AERO 2020  (Bus shuttle   2021 will be online  beginning of 2021)

Unfortunately not available



Tel: +49 7544 4846 (only during AERO 2021 operating hours)

Airfield Mengen

Distance to the fair ground: 53,3 km
Approved for: Airplane up to 5.700 kg (up to 14 to.PPR), helicopters up to 6.000 kg, motor glider, glider and microlight, VFR/NVFR/IFR
Reference Point: N48°03, 23‘ E09°22,37‘

Radio: „MENGEN INFO“ 135,175 En/Ge, Mengen AFIS
Runway:  - 07/25 ASPH - 1 566 x 30 m, with night-/ approach light system
              - 07/25 Gras - 700 x 30 m, only microlight and tail wheel aircraft

Announcement recommended at day before of arrival or departure to aviation operations Mengen-Hohentengen via:
FAX: +49 7572 711 049

For questions telephone: +49 7572 711 047

Opening hours:
Daily 09:00 am - SS +30 , other times PPR: 5:30 am - 9:00 am or 08:00 pm - 10:00 pm OR.

Customs (Non EU):              
PPR2H (Observe time of operation with sending PPR!)

Immigration (Non Schengen):    
PPR3H (Observe time of operation with sending PPR!)

Handling service:              


Please follow the following link to get more information about fees:

Arrival to the trade show:
Taxi or rented car
Please reserve here:
Autovermietung Heinzelmann GbR Tel. 0049 7586 92130
Saumstraße 2,
D-88518 Herbertingen
The keys for reserved cars can be picked up at the control tower upon request.

Taxi-Service Kuchelmeister GmbH

Tel. 0049 7572 7679700
Knebelstraße 12,
D-72516 Scheer Email 

Fee: depending on number of car passengers

Parking on grass- concret surface, apron limited, hangar on request

Hotel Garni zum Fliegerwirt on site (


La Spina ( )

open every day except Tuesdays




phone: +49 7572 711047

Airfield Leutkirch

Distance to the fair ground: 66,4 km
Approved for: airplanes up to 5,7 to and helicopters up to 6 to
Reference point: N47‘‘51,53‘ ;E10‘’00,86‘
Radio: 122,880 MHz
Runway: 960 m/810 m, 06/24 Asphalt
Opening hours:
9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. loc, O/T PPR
Arrival to the fairground:

09.30 a.m. Airfield Leutkirch – Messe Friedrichshafen Ost
16:30 p.m. Messe Friedrichshafen Ost – Airfield Leutkirch

Please leave note one day before arrival until 7 p.m. to or by phone +49 7561 3156 to reserve the transfer.
Fee: depending on number of car passengers

You can use also use app2drive. Please find more information on their website:
In case you have other flight times you have the option to order a taxi Böhm +49 7561 6633 at your cost
Enhanced sound protection 500 kg – 5,7 to: € 6,00 - € 60,00
Normal sound protection 500 kg – 5,7 to: € 7,80 - € 69,00
Avgas 100 II, Super 95, Jet A1
Parking overnight: € 5,00 - € 10,00 per night
Parking areas for airplanes over 2 to are limited

Gaststätte „Fliegerstube“

Hotel Post (
Hotel Rad (
Brauereigasthof Mohren (
Hotel Grüner Baum

Tel: +49 7561 3156

Airfield Konstanz

Distance to the fairground: 74 km
Approved for: Light aircraft up to 2000 kg (except for helicopters)
Coordinates: 47 41,0 N / 09 08,3 E
Radio: 124.350 MHz
Runway: 760m x 50m grass runway
Approach Image
Opening hours:
0700-SS/1700, SR-30 to 0700 PPR; SS/17700 to SS + 30 PPR (Summer)Closure of the airfield during extremely wet weather possible  
Arrival to the fairground
Independent arrival to the fairground with bus/train and Catamaran
Up to € 5,15 (depending on weight and noise)  



Flughafen-Gesellschaft Konstanz GmbH,

Riedstr. 78, 78467 Konstanz, Germany            

Phone: +49 7531/62662            

Fax: +49 7531/63047          




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