Equipped with IFR, radio guidance control, and approach lighting accordingly to civil aviation rules, the Airport can handle aircraft of any country in the world (PPR 24 hours for the customs for the country out of Schengen, Suisse included), in complete security by day but also by night (on request). The NDB enables an IFR approach procedure .The landing or the take-off procedures are under control of Marseille Marignane.
Specific locations have been retained for helicopter parking. Le Castellet international Airport can handle all aircraft types (<50 T) with prompt and immediate refuelling. Le Castellet Airport has the ability to welcome all kind of helicopters.
Le Castellet international Airport has been chosen by the French ‘Sécurité Civile’ and the French ’Marine Nationale’ for Canadair training flights, Navy helicopters, and water bomber helicopters in forest-fire control.