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Aosta Valley Region – Regione Autonoma Valle d'Aosta (IT)

Contact details

Web site: http://www.regione.vda.it/
Office 1: Aosta Public Authority (Saint Christophe)
Street: Loc. Grand Chemin, 34
City: 11020 Saint-Christophe, Aosta
Country: Italy
Contact: Mr Antonio Pollano
Email: a.pollano [ a t ] regione.vda.it
Telephone: +39 0165 272905
Fax: +39 0165 272 933
Office 2: Aosta Public Authority (Aosta)
Street: Deffeyes Place 1
City: 11100 Aosta
Country: Italy
Contact: Mr. Maurizio Moscatelli
Email: m.moscatelli [ a t ] regione.vda.it
Telephone: +39 340 692 3007
Fax: +39 0165 272933

Aosta Valley Region (Regione Autonoma Valle d’Aosta)

Aerial view of Aosta valley
Aerial view of Aosta valley
Château de Verrès, one of many ancient monuments in the region
Château de Verrès, one of many ancient monuments in the region

Valle d'Aosta (Aosta Valley) is a mountainous region, surrounded by France to the west, Switzerland to the north and Piedmont to the east and south. The region has approximately 120.000 inhabitants a figure expected to rise to 125.000 around 2015. Trade is primarely oriented towars the EEC exchanges where the balance for the Regione Valle d’Aosta is positive. The pro capita consumption (not food industry) within the Regione Valle d’Aosta (year 2000) is approximately of 16.000 euro, 60% more than the national average.

The role of tourism. In the Regione Autonoma Valle d’Aosta, services industry represents the main economic activity. Tourism is the dominant industry, especially Alpine skiing, for example, at Courmayeur in the Gran Paradiso National Park. Other activites such as hiking, mountain and rock climbing, rafting, kayaking also draw many tourists each year. There is no large-scale industry, except for forestry and the lumber industries and the generation of hydrolectric energy. The valley bottoms have some intensive, small scale farming while the higher slopes are used for pasturing cattle, sheep and goats.

Aosta valley
Map of Valle d'Aosta (Aosta Valley). © Regione autonoma Valle d'Aosta

Participating airport:

Aosta Airport – Aeroporto Valle d'Aosta / Aeroport Corrado Gex (AOT)

Organisation: Aeroport Corrado Gex
City: I - 11020 Saint Christophe AO
Web site: http://www.avda-aosta.it/eng/info_piloti.htm
Contact: Mr. Piergiorgio Brunod
Email: p.brunod [ a t ] avda-aosta.it
Telephone: +39 010-601 5497
Fax: +39 010-601 5203

A focus on General Aviation. The Corrado Gex airport, till today, has been used primarily for the local Aero Club traffic, extra light aircraft, private flights, some tourism and, in a smaller extent, regular business traffic.

The map shows the location of the airport between in the wider geographic context. The market of reference related to the Corrado Gex airport is basically the territory of the Regione Valle d’Aosta itself. The infrastructures of Milan, Turin and Geneva, are the closest airports to the Region.

Geographical context of the Regione Valle d'Aosta and Corrado Gex Airport
Geographical context of the Regione Valle d'Aosta and Corrado Gex Airport

The infrastructure of Corrado Gex airport is today used by:

Last update: 31 October 2006

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