Weeze Airport #1
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31 july, 2009
Airport Weeze or Niederrhein Airport (IATA: NRN, ICAO: EDLV) is an airport situated in the small municipality of Weeze in the Niederrhein (Lower Rhineland) of western Germany. It is about 30 kilometres (19 mi) southeast of Nijmegen, Netherlands and 50 km (31 mi) northwest of Düsseldorf. It stands on the site of the former military airbase RAF Laarbruch, and began operations as a civil airport in 2003.
Weeze Airport is used only by low-cost carriers, mainly Ryanair. Its IATA-Code is “NRN” because of its former name Flughafen Niederrhein.