Federico García Lorca Airport

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Granada Airport
Federico García Lorca Granada-Jaén Airport GRX
GRX Airport Terminal.jpg
IATA: GRXICAO: LEGR
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Aena
Location Granada
Elevation AMSL 1,860 ft / 567 m
Coordinates 37°11′19″N 03°46′38″W / 37.18861°N 3.77722°W / 37.18861; -3.77722Coordinates: 37°11′19″N 03°46′38″W / 37.18861°N 3.77722°W / 37.18861; -3.77722
Map
GRX is located in Spain
GRX
GRX
Location within Spain
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
09/27 9,514 2,900 Asphalt

Federico García Lorca Granada-Jaén Airport (IATA: GRXICAO: LEGR), also known as Granada Airport, is the airport serving the province and city of Granada, in Spain. although it has Jaén in its name. The airport is located near to Chauchina and Santa Fe, about 9.4 miles (15 km) west of Granada and 62.5 miles (100 km) south of Jaén.

On June 13, 2006 it was officially named after the poet Federico García Lorca from Granada.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Air Europa Palma de Mallorca
British Airways
operated by BA CityFlyer
London-City[1]
Iberia
operated by Air Nostrum
Madrid, Melilla
Vueling Barcelona, Palma de Mallorca

Statistics[edit]

Passenger numbers and operations since 2000:[2]

Year 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Passengers 509,442 514,966 486,756 525,869 590,931 875,827 1,086,236 1,467,625 1,422,013 1,187,813 978,254 872,752 728,428
Operations 9,906 10,444 11,188 12,804 13,584 15,746 17,583 21,822 19,279 16,300 13,843 13,142 11,375

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