FIRE FIGHTING CATEGORY: 1ª ICAO
ELEVATION: 286 ft / 87 m s.l.m.
COORDINATES: 45° 28′ 04” N
10° 55′ 06” EST
RUNWAY: Asfalto 1.022 m
ICAO NAME: LIPN
FREQEUNCY: Bosco Radio 125.255
ACTIVITY: aeromobili, VDS avanzati, alianti, paracadutismo
It was born as one of the bases of the Aviation section of the Specialist Battalion of the Engineer of the Royal Army. In January 1911, the Ausonia airship was raised from here.
The airport of Boscomantico is located on an extended area in the north of Verona and was equipped in 1916, when the III Group of Airplanes was allocated, which participated in the First World War, along with other squadrons.
In 1927 it was the site of the 15th Airplanes Group and, starting from 1930, of an Air Tourism Section.
On 15 October 1939 the airport changed its name from Boscomantico to “Verona Airport”.
It was rebuilt after the bombings of the second war and for years it was the headquarters of American departments.
phone number 327 6813344
Asteraviation Flight Academy has an opening base at Boscomantico Airport with professional staff present every day from Thuesday to Sunday inclused.
On Boscomantico Airport there is a service management consortium. Airport’s operators and guests can call the service on this number:
At Boscomantico Airport there is a pizzeria restaurant open every day of the week.
contacts: 045 2456626