Zumbi dos Palmares International Airport

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Maceió/Zumbi dos Palmares International Airport
Aeroporto Internacional Maceió/Zumbi dos Palmares
Aeroporto Internacional de Maceió-Zumbi dos Palmares.jpg
IATA: MCZICAO: SBMO
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Infraero
Serves Maceió
Elevation AMSL 118 m / 347 ft
Coordinates 09°31′02″S 035°47′01″W / 9.51722°S 35.78361°W / -9.51722; -35.78361Coordinates: 09°31′02″S 035°47′01″W / 9.51722°S 35.78361°W / -9.51722; -35.78361
Website Infraero MCZ
Map
MCZ is located in Brazil
MCZ
MCZ
Location in Brazil
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
12/30 2,602 8,537 Asphalt
Statistics (2013)
Passengers 1,943,437
Aircraft Operations 23,583
Metric tonnes of cargo 2,304
Statistics: Infraero[1]
Sources: Airport Website,[2] ANAC[3]

Maceió/Zumbi dos Palmares International Airport (IATA: MCZICAO: SBMO), formerly called Campo dos Palmares Airport, is the airport serving Maceió, Brazil. Since 16 December 1999 the airport is named after Zumbi dos Palmares (1645–1695) a leader and hero who fought for the freedom of slaves.[4]

It is operated by Infraero.

History[edit]

The airport complex underwent major works in 2005, in which the passenger terminal and apron were renovated and the runway was extended.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Avianca Brazil Brasília, Salvador da Bahia
Azul Brazilian Airlines Aracaju, Belo Horizonte-Confins, Campinas, Fernando de Noronha, Natal, Recife, Salvador da Bahia, Rio de Janeiro-Santos Dumont
Gol Airlines Belo Horizonte-Confins, Brasília, Rio de Janeiro-Galeão, Salvador da Bahia, São Paulo-Congonhas, São Paulo-Guarulhos
TAM Airlines Brasília, Rio de Janeiro-Galeão, São Paulo-Guarulhos

Access[edit]

The airport is located 25 km (16 mi) from downtown Maceió.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Movimento operacional da rede Infraero de janeiro a dezembro de 2012" (in Portuguese). Infraero. 4 February 2014. Retrieved 7 June 2014. 
  2. ^ "Airport Official Website" (in Portuguese). Infraero. 
  3. ^ "Lista de aeródromos públicos" (in Portuguese). ANAC. 
  4. ^ "Lei n˚9.911, de 15 de dezembro de 1999" (in Portuguese). Lei Direto. 16 December 1999. Retrieved 19 April 2011. 

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