About SE „Oro navigacija“
SE “Oro navigacija” is the sole provider of the air traffic services, the communications, navigation and surveillance services and the aeronautical information services in the airspace of the Republic of Lithuania for the needs of civil aviation in peacetime. Also, the enterprise is involved in organization and coordination of search and rescue operations in the event of an aircraft accident or emergency.
Vilnius Aerodrome Control Centre
Vilnius Aerodrome Control Centre focuses on arrivals to/departures from Vilnius. This modernized centre comprises the aerodrome and approach control units, where 27 highly-qualified air traffic controllers are employed.
They accept the responsibility of control transferred by the Area Control Centre when the approaching aircraft are at a distance of about 50 km and from this moment indicate the most direct way to the runway.