Flight paths
Departure flight paths
Arrival flight paths
Direction of travel

The flight path used for aircraft arrivals and departures will change depending on the direction of the wind blowing at the Airport. Planes typically take off and land by flying into the wind.


Brisbane summer (September to February)

Winds at the airport are typically blowing from the north-west and north-east Northerly wind sock
(this occurs approximately two thirds of the season)

Day Time Current runway (number of flights overhead 70 decibels or more) With new runway (number of flights overhead 70 decibels or more)
Weekday Day (6am - 6pm) 0 0
Weekday Evening (6pm - 10pm) 0 0
Weekday Night (10pm - 6am) 0 0
Weekend Day (6am - 6pm) 0 0
Weekend Evening (6pm - 10pm) 0 0
Weekend Night (10pm - 6am) 0 0

Brisbane winter (March to August)

Winds at the airport are typically blowing from the south-west and south-east Southerly wind sock
(this occurs approximately one third of the season)

Day Time Current runway (number of flights overhead 70 decibels or more) With new runway (number of flights overhead 70 decibels or more)
Weekday Day (6am - 6pm) 0 0
Weekday Evening (6pm - 10pm) 0 0
Weekday Night (10pm - 6am) 0 0
Weekend Day (6am - 6pm) 0 0
Weekend Evening (6pm - 10pm) 0 0
Weekend Night (10pm - 6am) 0 0

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