GIB LXGB Gibraltar Airport – Slots, Ground Handling & Aircraft Services

An operational guide including slots, ground handling and other aircraft services for operating to Gibraltar Airport ( GIB / LXGB ) Gibraltar, Gibraltar. 

All information listed below is provided by Gibair.

General Operational Information:

Operators are advised that all communication with reference to their flight should be made directly to the handling agent at Gibraltar.

Most noteworthy, PPR requests will not be accepted unless a specimen copy of the Company’s crew ID is provided.

For private flights – a copy of the passport photo page of each of the aircraft crew will suffice.

Specific peak times are not available as peak periods are extremely unpredictable.

Airport & Custom Hours:

LXGB is open from 0745-1900 UTC on Monday to Friday and Sunday.

On Saturdays – LXGB is open from 0745-1500 UTC.

Slots & PPR:

Slots & PPR are a requirement.

Kindly find RAF Gibraltar PPR Request Form attached for download here.

The form must be completed and then submitted to Gibair. When approved, RAF Gibraltar will issue a PPR reference number for the flight.

The lead time for the processing of permits is at least 24hrs in advance.

Aircraft Services:

LXGB provides refuelling capability – however, it does not provide any technical or repairs support.

FBO Facilities:

Furthermore, an FBO facility is available and there is also an Executive Lounge available for VVIP PAX.

Hours of operation are the same as the airport operating hours.

Visas, Customs & Immigration:

Also, airport access is available for the crew.

European and US nationalities do not require a visa. In contrast, a visa is required for people of Russian nationality.

For any further inquiries or if you would require services at Gibraltar Airport  – kindly contact Gibair.

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