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

16/05/2022 - 22/05/2022


CDO flights last week

16/05/2022 - 22/05/2022


total movements yesterday


Most recent news

Brussels Airport noise contours for 2020


Every year Brussels Airport has its noise contours calculated by an independent body.

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Renovation of runway 07L/25R at Brussels Airport completed this weekend


The renovation works on runway 07L/25R at Brussels Airport and the final tests will be completed on the 23rd of August at 6 am, at which time the runway will be taken into use again.

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Renovation runway 07L/25R: preliminary works from 8 July until 13 July


The preliminary works will commence on 8 July at 3.30 pm and are scheduled to end on 13 July at 5 am, after which the actual renovation work on runway 07L/25R will start.

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Ongoing and upcoming works

Maintenance works - unpaved areas with impact on runway(s) 25R/07L

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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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