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Wien-Schwechat International Airport profile
Last updated: 5 November 2013
General data
Wien-Schwechat International Airport
Country: Austria
IATA code:VIE
ICAO code: LOWW
Elevation: 600 feet / 183 m
Opened: 1938
Notams: Notams for LOWW
Airport history:  
1938Wien Air Base
1945Wien-Schwechat RAF Station
1954Wien-Schwechat International Airport

Commercial flights (passengers and cargo) per year:

year2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003
flights224333 224463 228410 228921 242286 243365 242324 239759 262649 251223 233475 226973 220981 193567

Aircraft types visiting the airport:
Other (100%)

15 occurrences in the ASN safety database

date type registration operator fat. location   pic cat
03-SEP-2015Cessna 550B Citation Bravo OE-GLG Jet24 0 Wien-Schwech...   A1
31-JUL-2008MD-88 EC-FPD Iberia 0 Wien-Schwech...   A1
12-JUL-2000Airbus A310-304 D-AHLB Hapag-Lloyd 0 Wien-Schwech... A1
27-FEB-1985Boeing 727-230   Lufthansa 0 Wien-Schwech...   H2
17-SEP-1984Swearingen SA226-TC Metro II OE-LSA Austrian Air Services 0 Wien-Schwech...   A1
14-OCT-1982Tupolev Tu-134   Balkan Bulgarian 0 Wien-Schwech...   H2
04-NOV-1976Tupolev Tu-134A SP-LHD LOT 0 Wien-Schwech...   H2
26-DEC-1971DC-9-32 HB-IFR Swissair 0 Wien-Schwech...   A2
27-MAY-1971Ilyushin Il-14   Tarom 0 Wien-Schwech...   H2
08-AUG-1970Avia 14   CSA 0 Wien-Schwech...   H2
20-NOV-1969Antonov An-24B SP-LTB LOT 0 Wien-Schwech... H2
12-NOV-1963Boeing 707-437 VT-DJK Air-India 0 Wien-Schwech...   A2
24-DEC-1958Lockheed L-749A Constellation F-BAZX Air France 0 near Wien-Schwech...   A1
10-OCT-1955Convair CV-340-58 YU-ADC JAT 7 near Wien-Schwech...   A1
17-NOV-1945Douglas Dakota III (DC-3) KG310 RCAF 0 near Wien-Schwech...   A1

13 occurrences in the ASN safety database

date type registration operator fat. location   pic cat
08-MAY-2009Boeing 747-48EF HL7419 Asiana Airlines 0 near Frankfurt In...   A2
12-FEB-2009Dassault Falcon 100 VP-BAF Laret Aviation 2 St. Moritz-S...   A1
31-JUL-2008MD-88 EC-FPD Iberia 0 Wien-Schwech...   A1
05-JAN-2004Fokker 70 OE-LFO Austrian Airlines 0 near München-Fran... A2
24-SEP-1999Learjet 36A OE-GMD Ärzteflugambulanz 0 Tulln/Langen...   A2
22-OCT-1988Boeing 747   Iran Air 0 London-Heath...   H2
27-AUG-1983Boeing 727-228   Air France 0 Tehran-Mehra...   H2
18-MAY-1983Learjet 25B D-CDPD Air Traffic Executive Jet 3 near Scotland   A1
08-MAY-1972Boeing 707-329 OO-SJG Sabena 3 Tel Aviv-Lod...   H2
26-DEC-1971DC-9-32 HB-IFR Swissair 0 Wien-Schwech...   A2
22-DEC-1956Convair CV-340-58 YU-ADA JAT 3 near München-Riem...   A1
27-JUL-1955Lockheed L-149 Constellation 4X-AKC El Al 58 near Petrich C1
09-AUG-1946Douglas C-47A (DC-3) 43-15376 USAAF 0 near Kranj   C1

12 occurrences in the ASN safety database

date type registration operator fat. location   pic cat
03-SEP-2015Cessna 550B Citation Bravo OE-GLG Jet24 0 Wien-Schwech...   A1
07-JAN-1997DC-9-87 (MD-87)   Austrian Airlines 0 Berlin-Tegel...   H2
26-MAY-1991Boeing 767-3Z9ER OE-LAV Lauda Air 223 near Phu Toey A1
17-SEP-1984Swearingen SA226-TC Metro II OE-LSA Austrian Air Services 0 Wien-Schwech...   A1
21-FEB-1970SE-210 Caravelle VI-R OE-LCU Austrian Airlines 0 near Frankfurt C2
12-NOV-1963Boeing 707-437 VT-DJK Air-India 0 Wien-Schwech...   A2
02-MAY-1959Douglas C-47A (DC-3) OE-FDA Austria-Flugdienst 5 Mallorca, Al...   A1
24-DEC-1958Lockheed L-749A Constellation F-BAZX Air France 0 near Wien-Schwech...   A1
10-OCT-1955Convair CV-340-58 YU-ADC JAT 7 near Wien-Schwech...   A1
17-NOV-1945Douglas Dakota III (DC-3) KG310 RCAF 0 near Wien-Schwech...   A1
02-SEP-1944Junkers Ju-52/3m D-AUAW Deutsche Lufthansa 5 Ivanca, Senj   C1
02-DEC-1938Junkers Ju-52/3mte D-ANOY Deutsche Lufthansa 0 near Vienna   A1