|Operator||Heathrow Airport Limited|
|Elevation ||83 ft / 25 m|
Heathrow Airport (also known as London Heathrow) (
Heathrow lies 14
In September 2012, the
Heathrow is 14 mi (23 km) west of central London, near the south end of the
As the airport is located west of London and as its runways run east–west, an airliner's landing approach is usually directly over the conurbation of London when the wind is from the west, which is most of the time.