Key:aeroway

From OpenStreetMap Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
Available languages — Key:aeroway
Afrikaans Alemannisch aragonés asturianu azərbaycanca Bahasa Indonesia Bahasa Melayu Bân-lâm-gú Basa Jawa Baso Minangkabau bosanski brezhoneg català čeština dansk Deutsch eesti English español Esperanto estremeñu euskara français Frysk Gaeilge Gàidhlig galego Hausa hrvatski Igbo interlingua Interlingue isiXhosa isiZulu íslenska italiano Kiswahili Kreyòl ayisyen kréyòl gwadloupéyen kurdî latviešu Lëtzebuergesch lietuvių magyar Malagasy Malti Nederlands Nedersaksies norsk norsk nynorsk occitan Oromoo oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча Plattdüütsch polski português português do Brasil română shqip slovenčina slovenščina Soomaaliga suomi svenska Tiếng Việt Türkçe Vahcuengh vèneto Wolof Yorùbá Zazaki српски / srpski беларуская български қазақша македонски монгол русский тоҷикӣ українська Ελληνικά Հայերեն ქართული नेपाली मराठी हिन्दी অসমীয়া বাংলা ਪੰਜਾਬੀ ગુજરાતી ଓଡ଼ିଆ தமிழ் తెలుగు ಕನ್ನಡ മലയാളം සිංහල ไทย မြန်မာဘာသာ ລາວ ភាសាខ្មែរ ⵜⴰⵎⴰⵣⵉⵖⵜ አማርኛ 한국어 日本語 中文(简体)‎ 吴语 粵語 中文(繁體)‎ ייִדיש עברית اردو العربية پښتو سنڌي فارسی ދިވެހިބަސް
Public-images-osm logo.svg aeroway
800px-HFX Airport 4.jpg
Description
For physical infrastructure used to support aircraft, air travel, spacecraft and space flight
Group: Aeroways
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesmay be used on waysmay be used on areasshould not be used on relations
Documented values: 19
Useful combination
Wikidata
Status: de facto

This page contains details on the aeroway key and related tags. For an overview of airports and aviation in OSM see Aeroways.

Usage

See also: Aeroways

The aeroway key is used to tag physical infrastructure used to support aircraft, air travel, spacecraft and space flight, in particular the elements associated with airports, spaceports and heliports etc. For further details on how to create aeroway features and how they are presented, see Aeroways.

Values

Key Value Element Comment Rendering Photo
aeroway aerodrome node area [W] Aerodrome in the United Kingdom or Airport in North America is used to map the main area details (other than helicopters only).
Aerodrome.svg
Cotswold airport at kemble from helicopter arp.jpg
aeroway apron area [W] Airport apron is an area where planes are parked, unloaded or loaded, refueled, or boarded.
Osmarender apron.png
LKPR sever 2003.jpg
aeroway gate node [W] Airport gate is used to mark the gate numbers at the airports where passengers wait before boarding their flight.
Rendering-aeroway=gate.JPG
Edinburgh Airport gate lounge.jpg
aeroway hangar node area [W] Hangar is a structure to hold aircraft or spacecraft.
Delta jet hangar at kemble england arp.jpg
aeroway helipad node area [W] Helipad is used to mark the landing area or platform for Helicopters
Standard icon helipad.svg
Oryx helicopter.jpg
aeroway heliport node area [W] Heliport is used to map the main area details for helicopters.
Heliport Niagara Falls Ontario.jpg
aeroway navigationaid node A facility that supports visual navigation for aircraft
Approach Lighting System Bremen 1.jpg
airmark beacon node [W] Radio navigation aid is used to mark systems that determine a position on the Earth which helps pilots guide their aircraft during flight.
VOR DME BUB.JPG
aeroway runway way area [W] Runway is a rectangular area in which aerodrome are prepared for the landing and takeoff of aircraft.
Rendering-aeroway runway.png
Runways Brussels Airport (7655183522).jpg
aeroway taxilane way area Taxilane is a path in an airport that is part of the aircraft parking area or apron (proposed feature with low usage as of 2015-10, use with caution).
aeroway taxiway way area [W] Taxiway is a path on an airport connecting runways with ramps, hangars, terminals and other facilities.
Rendering-aeroway taxiway.png
F-22A Elmendorf AFB.jpg
aeroway terminal node area [W] Airport terminal is a building at an airport where passengers transfer between ground transportation and the facilities that allow them to board and disembark from aircraft.
Rendering-aeroway-terminal-mapnik.png
LAX-International-checkin.JPG
aeroway windsock node [W] Windsock is designed to indicate wind direction and relative wind speed.
Windsock of CCK Air Force Base 20111112.jpg
aeroway highway_strip node way area [W] Highway strip is a designated landing strips that is normally used as a part of a highway, but can be closed either because of a military exercise or emergency for aeroplane landing.
RFDS emergency landing strip sign.jpg
aeroway User defined node way All commonly used values according to Taginfo

This table is a wiki template with a default description in English. Editable here.


Tags and values by category

A list of aeroway-related tags and values. Refers to aeroway=* unless otherwise noted.
Category Tags
Airports aerodrome
Manoeuvring Area helipad, runway, taxiway, holding_position
Apron apron, parking_position, gate, hangar
Terminal terminal, gate, various shop=* and amenity=* objects
Facilities windsock, papi, vasi, navigationaid
Related attributes icao=*, iata=*, military=airfield
Common attributes surface=*, width=*, ele=*

See also: Aviation