Rivera International Airport

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Pres. Gral. Óscar D. Gestido International Airport
Aeropuerto Internacional Pres. Gral. Óscar D. Gestido
IATA: RVYICAO: SURV
Summary
Serves Rivera
Elevation AMSL 217 m / 712 ft
Coordinates 30°58′28″S 055°28′34″W / 30.97444°S 55.47611°W / -30.97444; -55.47611Coordinates: 30°58′28″S 055°28′34″W / 30.97444°S 55.47611°W / -30.97444; -55.47611
Map
RVY is located in Uruguay
RVY
RVY
Location in Uruguay
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
05/23 1,830 6,004 Asphalt
Statistics
Passengers
Aircraft Operations
Metric tonnes of cargo
Sources: Great Circle Mapper[1]

Pres. Gral. Óscar D. Gestido International Airport (IATA: RVYICAO: SURV), formerly called Cerro Chapeau International Airport, is the airport serving Rivera, Uruguay and also Santana do Livramento, Brazil. It is named after Óscar Diego Gestido (1901-1967), President of Uruguay in 1967.

History[edit]

The airport was opened on June 16, 1979.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
BQB Líneas Aéreas Montevideo, Buenos Aires-Aeroparque, Florianópolis

Access[edit]

The airport is located 12 km (7 mi) from downtown Rivera and 13 km (8 mi) from downtown Santana do Livramento.


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