General Mariano Matamoros Airport

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General Mariano Matamoros Airport
Aeropuerto Internacional General Mariano Matamoros
IATA: CVJICAO: MMCB
CVJ is located in Mexico
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Location of airport in Morelos
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Aeropuerto de Cuernavaca S.A. de C.V.
Location Cuernavaca
Hub for
Elevation AMSL 4,277 ft / 1,304 m
Coordinates 18°50′06″N 99°15′43″W / 18.83500°N 99.26194°W / 18.83500; -99.26194Coordinates: 18°50′06″N 99°15′43″W / 18.83500°N 99.26194°W / 18.83500; -99.26194
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
02/20 9,599 2,926 Asphalt
Statistics (2012)
Total Passengers 50,874
Source: Dirección General de Aeronáutica Civil

General Mariano Matamoros Airport (IATA: CVJICAO: MMCB), also known as Cuernavaca Airport, is an airport located in Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico, near Mexico City. It handles national and international air traffic for the city of Cuernavaca. It is part of the Mexico City Metropolitan Airport Group, along with the airports of Puebla, Querétaro, Pachuca, Mexico City, and Toluca. The airport is operated by the government-owned corporation Aeropuerto de Cuernavaca S.A. de C.V.

The airport, being composed of a sole terminal building (excluding general aviation terminal, hangars, and control tower), was recently renovated with the purpose of offering more modern facilities.

It was Aerolíneas Internacionales' hub before the airline ceased operations in 2003. Previous operators used to be Aeroméxico, ALMA de México, Aerolíneas Internacionales (hub airline), Avolar and Volaris.

VivaAerobus resumed service at the airport in July 2012, and ceased in September 2013.

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