Diego Aracena International Airport

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Diego Aracena International Airport
Aeropuerto Internacional Diego Aracena
Aereopuerto Diego Aracena.jpg
IATA: IQQICAO: SCDA
Summary
Airport type Public / Military
Operator A-port Operaciones S.A.
Serves Iquique, Chile
Elevation AMSL 47 m / 154 ft
Coordinates 20°32′07″S 070°10′53″W / 20.53528°S 70.18139°W / -20.53528; -70.18139Coordinates: 20°32′07″S 070°10′53″W / 20.53528°S 70.18139°W / -20.53528; -70.18139
Map
IQQ is located in Chile
IQQ
IQQ
Location of the airport in Chili
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
01/19 3,350 10,991 Asphalt
Source: WAD,[1] GCM,[2] STV[3]

Diego Aracena International Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto Internacional Diego Aracena) (IATA: IQQICAO: SCDA) is an airport in Iquique,[1] the capital city of the Tarapacá Region in Chile. The airport is located 48 kilometres (30 mi) south of the city. It shares a runway with Los Cóndores Air Base (Base Aérea Los Cóndores), home to the First Air Brigade of the Chilean Air Force (Fuerza Aérea de Chile).

Facilities[edit]

The airport resides at an elevation of 155 feet (47 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 18/36 with an asphalt surface measuring 3,350 by 45 metres (10,991 ft × 148 ft).[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Aerolínea Principal Antofagasta, Santiago de Chile
Amaszonas Oruro, Santa Cruz de la Sierra-Viru Viru
Andes Líneas Aéreas Seasonal: Salta
LAN Airlines Antofagasta, Arica, Calama, La Paz, Santa Cruz de la Sierra-Viru Viru, Santiago de Chile
Sky Airline Antofagasta, Arica, Arequipa, Copiapó, Santiago de Chile

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Airport information for Airport information for SCDA at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.Source: DAFIF.
  2. ^ Airport information for IQQ at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective Oct. 2006).
  3. ^ Airport information for Diego Aracena International Airport at Search (for) Travel website.

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