No Image

New runway opened at Katowice Airport

May 28, 2015 Katowice the City 0

First take off and landing on a newly built runway took place at the Katowice International Airport on Thursday. It is the largest and most important investment undertaking for the airport in its history. The new infrastructure makes KTW the only regional airport in Poland which can accommodate long-distance, wide-body aircrafts with a wingspan of up to 65 meters.

The new 3 200 meter-long …

No Image

Regular transatlantic route to be launched from KTW

May 6, 2015 Katowice the City 0

LOT Polish Airlines will most probably launch a new service to Chicago from the Katowice International Airport in 2016, according to „Puls Biznesu”. It would be the first regular transatlantic route from KTW.

LOT had been operated between Chicago and the Kraków airport, which is about 80 km east from Katowice, but the carrier suspended the service in 2010. Now it can be re-launched at KTW. It is said unofficially …

No Image

Permission given for new runway at KTW

March 2, 2015 Katowice the City 0

A permission for use the new runway at the Katowice International Airport (KTW) has been given to the Upper Silesian Aviation Group last week. The first take-off was scheduled for 28th of May this year.

Despite the management body of KTW received the necessary permit from the Silesian Construction Supervision Inspector, the next three months are needed to obtain final permits …