El Tajín National Airport

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El Tajín International Airport
Aeropuerto Nacional El Tajín


PAZ is located in Mexico
Location of airport in Mexico
Airport type Public
Operator Aeropuertos y Servicios Auxiliares
Serves Poza Rica, Veracruz
Location Tihuatlán, Veracruz
Elevation AMSL 497 ft / 151 m
Coordinates 20°36′09″N 97°27′39″W / 20.60250°N 97.46083°W / 20.60250; -97.46083
Direction Length Surface
ft m
08/26 5,906 1,800 Asphalt
Statistics (2013)
Total Passengers 113,496
Source: Aeropuertos y Servicios Auxiliares

El Tajín International Airport (IATA: PAZICAO: MMPA) is an international airport located in Tihuatlán, Veracruz, Mexico, near Poza Rica. The airport is named after the archeological site of El Tajín. It handles national air traffic for the cities of Poza Rica and Túxpam. Aeropuertos y Servicios Auxiliares, a federal government-owned corporation, operates the airport.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Aeromar Mexico City, Reynosa, Villahermosa
Aeroméxico Connect Mexico City

Busiest routes[edit]

Busiest domestic routes at Poza Rica International Airport (2013)[1]
Rank City Passengers Ranking Airline
1  Distrito Federal (México), Mexico City 34,656 Steady Aeromar, Aeroméxico Connect
2  Tabasco, Villahermosa 10,708 Steady Aeromar
3  Tamaulipas, Reynosa 3,911 Steady Aeromar
4  Veracruz, Veracruz 48 Steady
5  Querétaro, Querétaro 11

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Air Operational Statistics". Secretaría de Comunicaciones y Transportes. January 2014. Retrieved 2014-07-08. 

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