Air weather service

Kiel-Holtenau Airport is designated as a Category MET III airport in accordance with the ‘Guidelines for implementation of aviation weather services at airports with instrument flight operations’ (Richtlinie zur Durchführung von Flugwetterdiensten an Flugplätzen mit Instrumentenflugbetrieb), as laid down by the Federal Air Traffic Control Office. The establishment of weather observation and weather reporting services is supported financially by the joint scheme ‘Improving local regional economies’.