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Henri Coandă International Airport

Airport information
 Location of airport in Romania
Airport typePublic
OperatorCompania Naţională Aeroporturi Bucureşti S.A.
ServesBucharest, Romania
LocationOtopeni, Ilfov
*Air Bucharest *Carpatair *TAROM *Ţiriac Air
Elevation96 m (314 ft)
Aircraft movements76966

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Henri Coandă International Airport ( ) is Romania's busiest international airport, located 16.5 km (10.3 mi) northwest of the city of Bucharest, within Otopeni city limits. One of two airports serving the Romanian capital, the other being Băneasa, it is named after Romanian flight pioneer Henri Coandă, builder of Coandă-1910 aircraft and discoverer of the Coanda effect of fluidics. Until May 2004, the official name was Bucharest Otopeni International Airport (Romanian: Aeroportul Internaţional Bucureşti Otopeni), which remains the name by which it is generally known. The military section of the airport is currently used by the 90th Airlift Flotilla of the Romanian Air Force. The airport is managed by Aeroporturi Bucureşti Company.

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