Mauterndorf alpine airfield LOSM

Discover the fascination of flying

Mauterndorf airfield in the federal state of Salzburg is the highest altitude alpine airfield in Austria and a meeting point for gliders from all over the world. Due to its unique location in the Lungau basin, the airfield enjoys long periods of thermals and wave lifts.

As long as the airfield is free of snow, gliding is possible from April until well into October. Powered flights from 1 May to 30 September (in winter with aircraft equipped with skis) PPR.

Winch launching and aero towing are available for glider flights.

A special experience: Local guest glider flights and a Tauern round flight with powered aircraft.

Contact & information

Phone +43 (0)6472 - 73 29 oder +43 (0)688 - 865 23 91 |


In the mood for the Middle Ages for young and old?

Samson figure in Mauterndorf

An exciting trip back in time to the late Middle Ages awaits the visitor to Mauterndorf Castle. Life in the castle at the end of the 15th century is presented true to life in the interactive exhibition. There is a fascinating view of Mauterndorf and the surrounding mountains from the 44 metre high fortified tower.

Mauterndorf Castle