Macapá International Airport

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Macapá-Alberto Alcolumbre International Airport
Aeroporto Internacional de Macapá-Alberto Alcolumbre
Aeroporto Internacional de Macapá.jpg
IATA: MCPICAO: SBMQ
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Infraero
Serves Macapá
Elevation AMSL 17 m / 56 ft
Coordinates 00°03′03″N 051°04′13″W / 0.05083°N 51.07028°W / 0.05083; -51.07028Coordinates: 00°03′03″N 051°04′13″W / 0.05083°N 51.07028°W / 0.05083; -51.07028
Website Infraero MCP
Map
MCP is located in Brazil
MCP
MCP
Location in Brazil
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
08/26 2,100 6,890 Asphalt
Statistics (2012)
Passengers 573,533
Aircraft Operations 12,572
Metric tonnes of cargo 2,986
Statistics: Infraero[1]
Sources: Airport Website,[2] ANAC[3]

Macapá-Alberto Alcolumbre International Airport (IATA: MCPICAO: SBMQ) is the airport serving Macapá, Brazil. Since April 22, 2009 the airport is named after Alberto Alcolumbre, a local businessman.[4]

It is operated by Infraero.

History[edit]

The airport was opened in 1970.

Because of the Free Trade Zone of Macapá and Santana, regulated by the Federal Law 8.387, of December 30, 1991 at Macapá International Airport anyone, passengers (domestic and international) or visitors, can purchase goods at the Duty Free Shops.[5]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Azul Brazilian Airlines operated by TRIP Linhas Aéreas Belém-Val de Cans
Gol Airlines Belém-Val de Cans, Brasília, Fortaleza, Recife, Rio de Janeiro-Galeão, Salvador, São Paulo-Congonhas, São Paulo-Guarulhos
TAM Airlines Belém-Val de Cans, Brasília

Incident[edit]

Access[edit]

The airport is located 3 km (2 mi) from downtown Macapá.

Parking is free of charge.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Movimento operacional da rede Infraero de janeiro a dezembro de 2012" (in Portuguese). Infraero. January 14, 2013. Retrieved January 24, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Airport Official Website" (in Portuguese). Infraero. 
  3. ^ "Lista de aeródromos públicos" (in Portuguese). ANAC. 
  4. ^ "Lei n˚11.931, de 22 de abril de 2009" (in Portuguese). Lei Direto. April 23, 2009. Retrieved April 13, 2011. 
  5. ^ "Lei n˚8.387, de 30 de dezembro de 1991" (in Portuguese). Lei Direto. December 31, 1991. Retrieved April 13, 2011. 
  6. ^ "Incident description 4 July 1970". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved July 30, 2011. 

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