Ouarzazate Airport

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Ouarzazate Airport
مطار ورززات


OZZ is located in Morocco
Location of airport in Morocco
Airport type Public
Operator ONDA
Location Ouarzazate, Morocco
Elevation AMSL 3,782 ft / 1,153 m
Coordinates 30°56′21″N 006°54′34″W / 30.93917°N 6.90944°W / 30.93917; -6.90944
Direction Length Surface
m ft
12/30 3,000 9,842 Asphalt
Statistics (2008)
Aircraft movements 2,754
Passengers 95,577
Freight (tons) 29.04
Sources: ONDA,[1] DAFIF[2][3]

Ouarzazate Airport (Arabic: مطار ورززات‎) (IATA: OZZICAO: GMMZ) is an airport serving Ouarzazate,[2] a city in the Souss-Massa-Drâa region in Morocco. The airport served over 95,000 passengers in the year 2008.[1]


Aircraft parking space of 21,914 square metres (235,880 sq ft) supports up to three Boeing 737s. The air terminal is 3,200 m2 (34,445 sq ft) and designed to handle 260,000 passengers per year.[1]

The paved runway is laid out in the direction 12/30 and measures 3,000 by 45 metres (9,843 ft × 148 ft). It can receive all modern jetliners up to the Boeing 737 in size. The airport is equipped with an ILS Cat II landing system and offers the following radio navigation aids: DME.[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Air Europa
operated by Privilege Style
Madrid [4]
Royal Air Maroc Casablanca,Paris-Orly
Royal Air Maroc
operated by RAM Express
Casablanca, Zagora


  1. ^ a b c d "Ouarzazate". ONDA. Retrieved 13 March 2010. 
  2. ^ a b Airport information for GMMZ from DAFIF (effective October 2006)
  3. ^ Airport information for OZZ at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective Oct. 2006).
  4. ^ "Air Europa Adds Ouarzazate Service from late-Nov 2014". Airline Route. 16 October 2014. Retrieved 16 October 2014. 

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