Gobernador Horacio Guzmán International Airport

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Gobernador Horacio Guzmán Internacional Airport
Aeropuerto Internacional de Jujuy - Gobernador Horacio Guzmán
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An Aerolíneas Argentinas MD-83 deplaning at Guzmán Airport

IATA: JUJICAO: SASJ

JUJ is located in Argentina
JUJ
JUJ
Location of airport in Argentina
Summary
Airport type Public and Military
Operator Government.
Serves San Salvador de Jujuy, Jujuy
Location Ruta N66, Km 33.4, Perico (Y4630)
Elevation AMSL 3,019 ft / 921 m
Coordinates 24°23′10.20″S 65°05′38.90″W / 24.3861667°S 65.0941389°W / -24.3861667; -65.0941389Coordinates: 24°23′10.20″S 65°05′38.90″W / 24.3861667°S 65.0941389°W / -24.3861667; -65.0941389
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
16/34 2,950 9,672 Asphalt
Statistics (2010)
Passengers 95,971
Passenger change 09–10 Increase5.2%
Aircraft movements 2,203
Movements change 09–10 Increase6.7%
Source: DAFIF, 2010 World Airport Traffic Report.[1]

Gobernador Horacio Guzmán International Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto Internacional de Jujuy - Gobernador Horacio Guzmán) (IATA: JUJICAO: SASJ) is an airport in Jujuy Province, Argentina serving the city of San Salvador de Jujuy. It is the northernmost argentinian airport served by scheduled flights.

Inaugurated by Governor Darío Arias on April 19, 1967, it was originally named Aeropuerto El Cadillal. The airport was renamed in 1992 for Dr. Horacio Guzmán, governor for most of the period between 1958 and 1964, and by whose initiative the facility was built. It is located 33 km (21 mi) southeast of the provincial capital, in Ciudad Perico.

Aerolíneas Argentinas used to use Jujuy Airport for refuelling before long flights to Bogotá, Los Angeles, Mexico City and Lima.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Aerolíneas Argentinas Buenos Aires-Aeroparque
Aerolíneas Argentinas operated by Austral Líneas Aéreas Buenos Aires-Aeroparque, Córdoba, Salta

Statistics[edit]

Traffic by calendar year. Official ACI Statistics
Passengers Change from previous year Aircraft operations Change from previous year Cargo
(metric tons)
Change from previous year
2008 47,644 N.A. 1,120 N.A. 236 N.A.
2009 91,263 Increase91.55% 2,066 Increase84.46% 163 Decrease30.93%
2010 95,971 Increase 5.16% 2,203 Increase 6.63% 158 Decrease 3.07%
Source: Airports Council International. World Airport Traffic Statistics
(Years 2005-2010)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Airport Council International 2010 World Airport Traffic Report

External links[edit]