The airport in Salzburg is called "W.A. Mozart Airport" (IATA: SZG,
ICAO: LOWS) and the second largest airport in Austria. The airport is
located 4 km from the centre of Salzburg, and 2 km from the
The airport is a gateway to Austria's numerous vast ski areas,
including the Ski Amade region, the largest network of linked ski
resorts in Europe.
In the year 1910 an aeroplane with an engine taxied on to the new race
track in Salzburg-Aigen for the very first time. This was the hour of
birth for the airport in Salzburg.