Prague Václav Havel Airport Panorama, Czech Republic

Václav Havel Airport Prague (Czech: Letiště Václava Havla Praha), formerly Prague Ruzyně International Airport (Czech: Mezinárodní letiště Praha-Ruzyně, Czech pronunciation: [ˈpraɦa ˈruzɪɲɛ]), (IATA: PRG, ICAO: LKPR), is the international airport of Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic. It is located 12 km (7 mi) west of the centre of Prague and 12 km (7 mi) southeast of the city Kladno. It is, with over 13 million passengers in 2016, the busiest airport in the newer EU member states. It serves as a hub for Czech Airlines as well as a base for Travel Service including its subsidiary brand SmartWings, and is also a base for low-cost carriers Wizz Air and Ryanair. The airport is able to handle wide-body aircraft including the Airbus A380 or Boeing 747.

It has a large increase in passenger numbers since 2015 and it's expected that there could be more than 15 million passengers in 2017, which will make a big increase of more than 15% from the year 2016.

The busiest international connections are to Paris–Charles de Gaulle, Moscow–Sheremetyevo, Amsterdam and Frankfurt and the busiest long-haul connections are to Dubai and Seoul–Incheon.


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