Technical Information

Technical information

  • Two major runways 2,986M (12/30) and 1,905M (03/21)
  • 24 hour Approach Radar Service with SSR
  • NDB
  • NDB / DME & ILS / DME Approaches
  • Category 1 precision instrument runway 12/30 with centre line lighting
  • Category 1 non-precision instrument runway 21 and visual runway 03
  • 24 hour RFFS Category 7 (upgrades to 8/9 available at short notice)
  • Ample areas available for aircraft parking
  • Ground service equipment available for all current commercial aircraft
  • Fuelling service (Air BP/GPIA) Fuel grades : AVGAS 100LL, AVTUR Jet-A1
  • Consistently reliable weather record
  • Minimal noise restrictions
  • Unobstructed approaches over sea and countryside with low population density.
  • New Runway Designator Change Information

In 14 November 2013, Glasgow Prestwick Airport changed its Runway Designation numbers from Runway 13/31 to Runway 12/30