View table

Identifier DF1_5_MAir
Short name DF1_5_MAir
Dataset NoiseDirectiveDF1_5
Reference URL
Name Major Airports
Short Description This dataset allows Member States to define Major Airports and their traffic.
Methodology for obtaining data European Parliament and Council Directive 2002/49/EC, relating to the assessment and management of environmental noise requires data and reports from Member States to be supplied to the European Commission.

In Data Flow 1 and 5, for Major Airports, Member States must report the general description of the Major Airports, their location and traffic. This data specification details the table structure for Member States to supply this information. The table must be supplied with supporting xml metadata compliant with the current European Environment Agency, Dublin Core Metadata Element Set ( ).


Element name Datatype Element type
Reporting Entity Unique Code (ReportingEntityUniqueCode) C string Quantitative
* Airport Name (AirportName) string Quantitative
* ICAO Code (ICAOCode) C string Quantitative
* Annual Traffic (AnnualTraffic) integer Quantitative
Location Air Node X (LocAirNodeX) decimal Quantitative
Location Air Node Y (LocAirNodeY) decimal Quantitative
Airport Coordinate System (LocAirCoordSystem) string Quantitative
(an asterisk in front of element name indicates that the element is mandatory in this table)
(the C sign marks a common element)