Manuel Crescencio Rejón International Airport

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Manuel Crescencio Rejón International Airport
Aeropuerto Internacional Manuel Crescencio Rejón
Airport type Public
Operator Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste
Serves Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico
Elevation AMSL 12 m / 39 ft
Coordinates 20°56′13″N 089°39′28″W / 20.93694°N 89.65778°W / 20.93694; -89.65778Coordinates: 20°56′13″N 089°39′28″W / 20.93694°N 89.65778°W / 20.93694; -89.65778
MID is located in Yucatán
Location of the airport in Yucatán
Direction Length Surface
m ft
10L/28R 3,200 10,499 Asphalt
18L/36R 2,300 7,546 Asphalt
Statistics (2013)
Total passengers 1,316,242
Source: Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste
Diagram of the Airport,by the FAA

Manuel Crescencio Rejón International Airport, formerly known as Mérida-Rejón Airport (IATA: MIDICAO: MMMD) is an international airport located in the Mexican city of Mérida, Yucatán. It is located on the southern edge of the city and it's one of four airports in Mexico which has an Area Control Center (Centro Mérida/Mérida Center); the other ones being Mexico City International Airport, Monterrey International Airport and Mazatlán International Airport. Mérida Center controls air traffic over the southeast part of the country.

It handles both domestic and international flights, and is open 24 hours a day. It can service airplanes as large as Boeing 747s and 777s, though most planes that fly in and out daily are smaller; the most common being the 737 and A320.


The airport was completely remodeled between 1999 and 2001. It is the second largest airport in the ASUR's (Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste) group in terms of passengers and the first in terms of cargo.

There are multiple duty-free stores, a food court, specialty stores, bank and car rental counters in the terminal. 24 hour medical services and tourist information booths are also available

A Mexican Air Force Base −8th BAM, is located at the premises to the left of runway 10.

In 2012, 1,233,738 passengers passed through Mérida International Airport, and in 2013 it handled 1,316,242 passengers.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

General view of the Airport.
Arrivals area.
Exterior of the airport.
Gate B at the airport.
Caral VIP Lounge at the airport.
Airlines Destinations Concourse
Aeroméxico Mexico City A
Aeroméxico Connect Mexico City, Miami A
Aeroméxico Express Monterrey, Tampico, Veracruz, Villahermosa A
Aerocaribbean Havana A
Interjet Mexico City B
Magni Mexico City B
MAYAir Cancún, Cozumel, Veracruz, Villahermosa B
Neos Air Seasonal: Milan-Malpensa A
Tropic Air Belize City A
United Airlines Houston-Intercontinental A
Volaris Guadalajara, Mexico City, Monterrey, Tijuana B
VivaAerobus Guadalajara, Mexico City (begins April 13, 2015),[1] Monterrey B

Cargo airlines[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Amerijet International Belize City, Cancún, Miami, San Pedro Sula
DHL Express Miami
Estafeta Cancún, Mexico City, Miami
MasAir Los Angeles, Manaus, Mexico City, São Paulo-Viracopos
TSM Aeronaves Cancún, Queretaro

Busiest routes[edit]

Busiest domestic routes at Mérida International Airport (2013)
Rank City Passengers Ranking Airline
1  Distrito Federal (México), Mexico City 520,009 Steady Aeroméxico, Aeroméxico Connect, Interjet, Magnicharters, Volaris
2  Nuevo León, Monterrey 42,836 Steady Aeroméxico Connect, VivaAerobus
3  Jalisco, Guadalajara 23,516 Steady VivaAerobus, Volaris
4  Tabasco, Villahermosa 13,667 Steady Aeroméxico Connect, MAYAir
5  Quintana Roo, Cancún 504 Increase 1 MAYAir
6  Veracruz, Veracruz 198 Increase 4 Aeroméxico Connect, MAYAir
7  Chiapas, Tuxtla Gutiérrez 194 Increase 4
8  Chihuahua, Chihuahua 159 Increase 4
9  Sonora, Hermosillo 131 Increase 4
10  México (state), Toluca 96 Increase 4
Busiest international routes at Mérida International Airport (2013)[2]
Rank City Passengers Ranking Airline
1  United States, Houston 31,112 Steady United Airlines
2  United States, Miami 10,284 Steady Aeroméxico Connect
3  Cuba, Havana 849 Steady Aeroméxico Connect, Cubana
4  United States, Orlando 833 Steady Aeroméxico Connect
5  Costa Rica, San Jose 250
6  Colombia, Cartagena 1

Accidents and incidents[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "AVivaAerobus has new routes available for you". VivaAerobus. December 2014. Retrieved December 14, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Air Operational Statistics". Secretaría de Comunicaciones y Transportes. January 2014. Retrieved 31 January 2014. 
  3. ^ "Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 8 September 2009. 

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