Del Bajío International Airport

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Guanajuato International Airport
Aeropuerto Internacional Del Bajío
Aeropuerto Internacional de Guanajuato.jpg
IATA: BJXICAO: MMLO
BJX is located in Mexico
BJX
BJX
Location of airport in Mexico
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacífico
Serves The State of Guanajuato including León's metropolitan area
Location Silao, Guanajuato
Elevation AMSL 5,956 ft / 1,815 m
Coordinates 20°59′36″N 101°28′51″W / 20.99333°N 101.48083°W / 20.99333; -101.48083
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
13/31 11,480 3,499 Asphalt
Statistics (2013)
Total Passengers 998,100
Source: Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacífico

Del Bajío International Airport, officially known as Aeropuerto Internacional de Guanajuato (Guanajuato International Airport) (IATA: BJXICAO: MMLO) is an international airport located in Silao, Guanajuato, Mexico. It handles national and international air traffic of the area that includes the city of León and the state capital, Guanajuato. Guanajuato International Airport is an important connecting point for some flights from Mexico City to the United States. The general interior director announce plans to build a cargo terminal and for the construction of a second runway.

Airport terminal
Airport's gate.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Aeroméxico Seasonal: Mexico City
Aeroméxico Connect Mexico City, Monterrey, Tijuana
Aeroméxico Contigo San Francisco
American Airlines Dallas/Fort Worth
American Eagle Dallas/Fort Worth
Delta Connection Atlanta, Los Angeles
Interjet Monterrey, Mexico City, Tijuana, Puerto Vallarta
Magnicharters Cancún
United Airlines Los Angeles
United Express Houston-Intercontinental
VivaAerobus Ciudad Juárez (begins November 18, 2014),[1] Monterrey
Volaris Cancún, Chicago-Midway, Oakland (begins November 5, 2014), Tijuana

Busiest routes[edit]

Busiest domestic routes at León International Airport (2013)[2]
Rank City Passengers Ranking Airline
1  Distrito Federal (México), Mexico City 123,151 Steady Aeroméxico, Aeroméxico Connect
2  Baja California, Tijuana 103,850 Steady Aeroméxico, Volaris
3  Nuevo León, Monterrey 63,814 Steady Aeroméxico Connect, VivaAerobus
4  Quintana Roo, Cancún 35,375 Steady Magnicharters, Volaris
5  México (state), Toluca 233 Increase 6
6  Jalisco, Guadalajara 233 Increase 6
7  Sonora, Hermosillo 203 Increase 6
8  Guerrero, Acapulco 173 Increase 6
9  Querétaro, Querétaro 124 Decrease 4
10  Oaxaca, Oaxaca 119 Increase 5

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "VivaAerobus announces three new flights from Juárez (in Spanish)". El Diario. June 2014. Retrieved 2014-07-13. 
  2. ^ "Air Operational Statistics". Secretaría de Comunicaciones y Transportes. January 2014. Retrieved 2014-02-18. 

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