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

04/02/2019 - 10/02/2019


CDO flights last week

04/02/2019 - 10/02/2019


total movements yesterday



total movements this year


Most recent news

Airside works with impact on the PRS on 13 February 2019


On Wednesday 13/02/2019 several urgent repairs will be carried out on the runways.

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Airside works with impact on the PRS - 7 February


On Thursday 7 February, runway 07R/25L will be closed from 2:15 pm until 3:30 pm for the measurement of the localizer sgnals of runway 25L.

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Airside works with impact on the preferential runway use on 1 February


On 01/02/2019 runway 25L will be closed from 1 pm to 2 pm for repairs to the runway approach lights

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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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