FRANCE | Paris | Le Bourget International Airport
A full-service FBO with heated hangar at Paris Le Bourget International Airport, supporting trips throughout France and Corsica.
Welcome to France and Corsica!
At Universal Aviation France – Paris, I believe it is our passion and professionalism which allows us to stand out from our competitors, and our team spirit is key to ensuring the prompt and efficient service for which we are renowned. Our friendly, hands-on approach allows us to work quickly and logically to solve any unexpected problems during your trip, and we understand how important it is that your journey runs without a hitch.
Our team is backed up by first-class facilities at Le Bourget Airport, in Paris which includes a private VIP lounge, crew and conference areas, VIP gourmet catering, courtesy car services from the ramp, and heated hangar for the winter months. I am also delighted to announce the expansion of our ground support capabilities to cover airports across the South of France and Corsica.
We look forward to your next visit.
Universal Aviation France – Paris
Two different ways we can take care of your
ground support needs throughout France and Corsica
- We operate a full-service FBO at LFMQ and LFPB.
- We provide coordination, on-site supervisory support and information at key airports in the South of France and Corsica region.
- We work with third-party agents to prepare for your arrival and departure, securing you the very best of services.
- We meet with crews and passengers on arrival, and support all local operational needs.
Ground support capabilities
|Languages spoken||French and English|
|Customs and immigration?||Yes – clearance at the aircraft|
|Contract fuel available?||Yes|
|Limousine service and car rental?||Yes|
|Crew accommodation arrangements?||Yes|
|Direct ramp access?||No|
|Computerized worldwide weather briefings?||Yes|
|RVSM:||Implemented – GPWS 6.15.4|
|ACAS/TCAS II:||All airplane with a MTOW exceeding 5,700 kg must be fitted with an TCAS II ch 7.1 in order to fly into European airspace in accordance with EEU regulation 1332/2011|
|ICAO Annex 16, Chapter II:||Restriction are in place. Chapter 2 aircraft allowed only under exceptional circumstances.|
|RNAV5/RNAV10 airspace:||Yes. RNAV1 mandatory.|
|8.33 MHz channel spacing:||Required|
|Airport fire protection category:||LFPB: 8 H24|
From Porte de la Chapelle
Take the A1 heading towards Lille/Charles de Gaulle.
Access via Lindbergh crossroads
Take exit 5 Le Bourget/Gonesse/Le Blanc-Mesnil. At Lindbergh Crossroads, travel straight and follow sign for Le Bourget Airport. Go past the Air Museum (Musee de l’Air) and the ADP Building on Avenue de l’Europe.
Access via Avenue du 8 Mai 1945 (N2)
From Avenue du 8 Mai 1945 (N2), follow signs to Le Bourget Airport.
From Paris/Porte de la Villette
Travel on the N2 toward Le Bourget/Le Blanc-Mesnil.
From Nanterre/La Defense
Get on the A86 heading toward Saint-Denis, then Bobigny. Take the A1 and follow signs for Lille/Charles de Gaulle.
From Charles de Gaulle Airport
Get on the A1 heading towards Paris/Porte de la Chapelle. Take exit 5 Drancy/La Courneuve France/ Paris/Porte de la Villette/Le Bourget. Continue on the N2 heading toward Le Bourget Airport.
Facility contact information
Universal Aviation France – Paris
9 Avenue de l’Europe
93350 Aéroport du Bourget
|Hours of operation||0830 – 2030 (24 hours on request)|
|Airport restrictions?||Yes – night curfew for departure|
|VIP passenger lounge?||Yes|
|VIP crew lounge?||Yes|
|Digital newspapers||Yes – 1,942 titles from 97 countries in 57 languages available|
|Hangarage?||Yes – 3,000 square-meter heated hangar|
|VIP catering?||Yes – Download catering menu|
|Oxygen Service Available?||Available from third-party|
At Universal Aviation France – Paris, we are delighted to announce the expansion of our ground support capabilities to cover airports across the South of France and Corsica. As such, it is with great pleasure that I introduce Isabelle Canton, our newly appointed ‘Senior Universal Aviation Representative – South of France’.
Isabelle brings a wealth of experience to her new role, having worked for the past 16 years in a business aviation customer services capacity in the South of France. She understands what you need and the challenges you face when flying into the South of France, and will use her expertise and knowledge of local resources to help your trips go smoothly and provide service which exceeds your expectations.
Isabelle’s support for you will include:
- Providing coordination, on-site supervisory support and information at key airports in the South of France and Corsica region, including: Nice, Toulon, Marseille, Montpellier, Cannes Mandelieu, Le Castellet, Nimes, Avignon, Calvi, Ajaccio, Bastia and Figari.
- Working with third-party agents to prepare for your arrival and departure, securing you the very best of services.
- Meeting with crews and passengers on arrival, and supporting all local operational needs, whether through third-party agents or TSS and Universal Aviation France – Paris operations.
Before planning your next trip into the South of France, please contact Isabelle directly* so that she can help you maximize your trip and time in the region. For any questions you have about operating into the rest of France, please do not hesitate to contact me directly.
We look forward to welcoming you soon to France on your next trip.
Managing Director France
Universal Aviation – worldwide ground support
*N.B. please continue to direct all handling requests to either the Paris Operations Team or the European Operations Centre (email@example.com).
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