LFSM Montbéliard-Courcelles Airfield – Slots, Ground Handling & Aircraft Services

An operational guide including slots, ground handling and other aircraft services for operating to Montbéliard-Courcelles Airfield (LFSM) Montbéliard / Courcelles, France. 

All information listed below is provided by Executive G-Ops.

General Operational Information:

PLEASE NOTE THAT LFSM is not an entry airport. International arrival or departure is not possible.

You will need to operate from an entry aiport with immigration service.

The airport cannot be chosen as an alternate airport.

Kindly download mandatory Custom Form for operations into LFSM by clicking the link here.

Airport & Custom Hours:

ATS : AFIS LUN-VEN / MON-FRI: 0630-1000, 1200-1600, HIV / WIN : + 1 HR. (*)

Outside these HOR, and SAT, SUN and HOL : PPR before 1500 the day before or on the last working day.

Weight Limitation:

PCN 10 F/A/W/T

ACFT with 9 passenger seats or less and weight < 5.7 tons: no requirements apart from compliance with the special instructions.

ACFT with more than 9 passenger seats or weight > 5.7 tons: an inspection of the site or training on a simulator equipped with a specific visual view, approved for this purpose, is required.

Slots & PPR:

Outside HOR (*), and SAT, SUN and HOL : PPR before 1500 the day before or on the last working day.

Lead time for the processing of permits in LFSM (for Part 91 and Part 135 trips) -:

The delay may vary from 24H up to a week depending on the request and the investigation procedure

Aircraft Services:

Fuel: 100LL, JET A1 (CIV-MIL under agreement). HOR ATS (outside HOR ATS PPR AFIS).

FBO Facilities:

No FBO facilities on the airfield.

Visas, Customs & Immigration:

Customs: need to advise customs 24H prior arrival – custom form to be send to:


Schengen Visa needed for certain nationalities of PAX and crew – make sure to double check with officials.

For any further inquiries or if you would require services at Montbéliard-Courcelles Airfield- kindly contact  Executive G-Ops .

Read more about our operations planning blog post on ANG LFBU Angoulême-Brie-Champniers Airport. Slots, Ground Handling, Aircraft Services and more information on operating to LFSM, France.

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