Tampere-Pirkkala Airport is located in Pirkkala, Finland, 13 kilometres south-west of Tampere city centre. The airport is also home to the Satakunta Air Command base of the Finnish Air Force. F-18 Hornets were stationed at Tampere-Pirkkala airport until the middle of 2014 when the 21st flight of the Satakunta Air command was dissolved. Tampere Airport was founded in 1936 in Härmälä neighbourhood, locating 6 kilometres from the centre of Tampere.
Tampere-Pirkkala Airport code (TMP)
Airport Name: Tampere-Pirkkala Airport
Airport Keywords: Tampere Pirkkala
Airport (IATA) Code: TMP