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Bassel Al-Assad International Airport Codes LTK

Airport Codes


Airport coordinates

LAT / LON 35°24'3"N / 35°56'55"E


Weather Observations

Station ID: OSLK
Observation Time: 25/03/2021 1:05 pm

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About Bassel Al-Assad International Airport Codes

Bassel Al-Assad International Airport code is LTK. This three-letter IATA code is based on the name of Latakia city that the airport serves. Located at a height of 48 meters above sea level, Bassel Al-Assad International Airport (LTK) is home to Syrian Air. 

About Bassel Al-Assad International Airport (LTK)

Glowing like a gem in the heart of Syria’s prominent port city Latakia, Bassel Al-Assad International Airport (LTK) is one of the country’s most important international airports. Being one of the most important gateways to the world, it is a hub of cultural confluence and economic development as well. 

It is named after Bassel Al-Assad who is the son of the late Syrian President Hafez Al-Assad. Bassel Al-Assad International Airport (LTK) features one runway on which it welcomes Syrian Air serving some of the most popular destinations including Abu Dhabi, Cairo, Damascus, Dubai, Kuwait, and Sharjah. 

Bassel Al-Assad International Airport (LTK) Runway

Bassel Al-Assad International Airport (LTK) features a single runway: 

17/35 2,797 (asphalt)

Competitive airfares and a host of amenities along with facilities such as lounges, hotels, and on-site parking make it one of the smartest travel choices for passengers. 

Nearest Airports to Bassel Al-Assad International Airport (LTK)

Bassel Al-Assad International Airport 20.4 km 

Hatay Airport 102.6 km 

Aleppo International Airport 148.2 km 

Adana Sakirpasa Airport 167.8 km  

Major Airlines Operating from Bassel Al-Assad International Airport (LTK)

Syrian Air

Runway Data

Name Length Width Surface Lighted
17-35 9,175 ft 148 ft Asphalt Yes

Frequently Asked Questions

  • When should I reach the airport to board a flight on time?
    You should reach 90 minutes in advance before the departure of your domestic flight and 3 hours before the departure of an international flight.
  • Yes. You can use the free Wi-Fi facility at the airport.
  • The airport features luxury lounges, duty-free shops, ATMs, onsite parking, multi-cuisine restaurants, and currency exchange counters among other facilities.
  • You must check with the Materials Management Department as all unclaimed properties found at the airport and its vicinity are deposited here.
  • Yes. You need to carry a copy of your boarding ticket along with a government-issued picture ID.
  • Yes. The airport has a 24*7 medical center helmed by well-trained doctors and paramedics. In the event of a medical emergency, ambulances are also provided.
  • Kindly get in touch with your respective airline.
  • Kindly refer to your respective airline’s guidelines should you wish to carry medicines on board. It is advised that you carry your doctor’s prescription as well.
  • For the safety of our passengers, we request them to not handle any unattended items. They are advised to inform about the same to the airport staff or security personnel.

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