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Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport Code BEY

Airport Codes

IATA CODE BEY
ICAO CODE OLBA
FAA CODE N/A
WORLD AREA CODE 647
COUNTRY CODE LBN
IATA METROPOLITAN CODE BEY

Airport coordinates

LAT / LON 33°49'15"N / 35°29'18"E

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Weather Observations

Station ID: OLBA
Observation Time: 04/05/2021 10:18 am

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About Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport Code

Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport code is BEY. This three-letter IATA code is based on the name of the airport itself. Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport (BEY) is located at a height of 27 meters above sea level about 9 kilometres from the city centre. 

About Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport (BEY)

Regarded as the only commercial airport in Lebanon, Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport (BEY) is nestled in the heart of the country’s city centre Beirut. It is home to Lebanon’s national flag carrier Middle East Airlines and has previously served cargo carriers TMA cargo and Wings of Lebanon. 

It is operated by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA). This facility is the gateway to Lebanon hosting millions of passengers from all around the globe. Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport (BEY) is one of the busiest airports that has over a period of time turned into a hub of global cultural confluence and economic development. 

Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport (BEY) Runways

Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport (BEY) is serviced by three runways: 

03/21 3,800m concrete

16/34 3,395m concrete 

17/35 3,250m asphalt

These runways handle 72,270 aircraft movements every year including passenger traffic of more than 8 million. 

Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport (BEY) Terminal

Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport (BEY) is also regarded as an architectural wonder. Its modern terminal has 23 gates out of which 19 are jetways. A host of amenities such as banks, ATMs, shops, hotels, lounges, and restaurants make it one of the best airports in the world.  

Nearest Airports to Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport (BEY)

Damascus International Airport 153 km

Larnaca International Airport 208 km

Queen Alia International Airport 356 km

Hatay Airport 367 km

Aleppo International Airport 393 km

Major Airlines Operating from Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport (BEY)

Aegean Airlines 

Aeroflot 

Air Algerie 

Air Arabia 

Aircompany Armenia 

Air France 

Alitalia 

AnadoluJet

Belavia 

Bulgaria Air 

Bulgarian Air Charter

Chair Airlines 

Cham Wings 

Czech Airlines 

Condor

Cyprus Airways

Emirates 

Ethiopian Airlines 

Eurowings

Flydubai

Georgian Airways

Runway Data

Name Length Width Surface Lighted
03-21 12,467 ft 148 ft Concrete Yes
16-34 11,138 ft 148 ft Concrete Yes
17-35 10,663 ft 197 ft Asphalt Yes

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