Brussels Airport Traffic Control

Runways currently in use

This animation shows you which runways are currently in use for both arrivals and departures.

What makes an aircraft take off or land on one runway instead of another? Runway selection is a complex process where the safety of air traffic always comes first. 

Watch: how are runways selected? (1m40s)

Key statistics

Key statistics


PRS movements last week

12/08/2019 - 18/08/2019


CDO flights last week

12/08/2019 - 18/08/2019


total movements yesterday



total movements this year


Most recent news

Events with impact on the PRS - 21/08/2019


On Wednesday 21 August 2019, runway 07R/25L will be closed from 1 pm to 3 pm to allow for the measurement of the localizer signal of runway 25L.

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Events with impact on the PRS - 17-18/08/2019


UPDATE: The works that were planned on Saturday 17 August from 12:00 noon to Sunday 18 August 6 am are cancelled.

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Events with impact on the PRS - 14/08/2019


On Wednesday 14 August 2019, runway 07L/25R will be closed from 12:20 to 13:00 hours.

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About Brussels Airport Traffic Control

This website provides information on air traffic to and from Brussels Airport.

It offers facts and figures on the runways in use at a particular moment, the flight paths of current air traffic and noise measurements on and in the vicinity of the airport.

Find out why runways are selected and how weather conditions can have an impact on flight operations.

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