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Lille Airport

Airport information
 Location of airport in Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Airport typePublic
OperatorCCI Lille Métropole
ServesLille, France
LocationLesquin, France
Elevation48 m (157 ft)

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Lille Airport ( ) is an airport located in Lesquin, 7 km (4.3 mi) south-southeast of Lille, a city in northern France. It is also known as Lille-Lesquin Airport or Lesquin Airport. Lille is the principal city of the Lille Métropole, the capital of the Nord-Pas de Calais region and the prefecture of the Nord department.

The airport is 15 minutes from the city centre of Lille. It is the 12th busiest French airport in number of passengers: around 970,000 passengers in 2001 and 1,147,924 passengers in 2009. In terms of shipping, it ranks fourth, with almost 38,000 tonnes of freight which pass through each year.

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