Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (French: Aéroport de Paris-Charles-de-Gaulle, IATA: CDG, ICAO: LFPG), also known as Roissy Airport (or just Roissy in French), is one of the world's principal aviation centres, as well as France's largest international airport. It is named after Charles de Gaulle (1890–1970), leader of the Free French Forces and founder of the French Fifth Republic, as well as the President of France from 1959 to 1969. The airport is located within portions of several communes, 25 km (16 mi) to the northeast of Paris.
Latitude: 49° 00' 30.20" N
Longitude: 2° 32' 18.39" E
Nearest city to this article: Roissy-en-France Read about Charles de Gaulle Airport in the Wikipedia Satellite map of Charles de Gaulle Airport in Google Maps