Josefa Camejo International Airport

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Josefa Camejo International Airport


LSP is located in Venezuela
Location of airport in Venezuela
Airport type Civil
Location Las Piedras, Venezuela
Elevation AMSL 75 ft / 23 m
Coordinates 11°46′51″N 070°09′05″W / 11.78083°N 70.15139°W / 11.78083; -70.15139
Direction Length Surface
m ft
09/27 2,800 9,186 Asphalt

Josefa Camejo International Airport (IATA: LSPICAO: SVJC), is the only airport serving Paraguana, Venezuela. Different airlines have flights from this airport to destinations in major cities in the country, and nearby islands.

Accidents and incidents[edit]

On Monday 5 December 2011, a flight from Aruba by the company Tiara Air departing from Josefa Camejo International Airport was on the runway going at full speed to depart when a donkey appeared on the runway. The aircraft, a Shorts 360, hit the donkey with the right main gear; the pilots kept climbing and continued the flight to Aruba for an emergency landing, which was performed safely with no injury on board.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Conviasa Caracas
Insel Air Curaçao
Santa Bárbara Airlines Caracas
Tiara Air Aruba
Aserca Airlines Caracas
Aeropostal Caracas

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