Aeroporto delle Marche
|Elevation AMSL||49 ft / 15 m|
Marche Airport (Italian: Aeroporto delle Marche) (IATA: AOI, ICAO: LIPY), formerly Ancona Falconara Airport (Italian: Aeroporto di Ancona-Falconara), is an airport serving Ancona and the Marche region of central Italy. The airport is located approximately 12 km (6 NM) west of Ancona, in Falconara Marittima. It was also known as Raffaello Sanzio Airport, named after Raffaello Sanzio (1483–1520), the Italian painter and architect.
During World War II, Falconara Airfield was a military airfield used by the United States Army Air Forces Twelfth Air Force for B-25 Mitchell combat operations by the 321st Bombardment Group between 1 Apr and 1 Sep 1945. After the war ended, the airfield was turned over to local authorities.
Airlines and destinations
|Ryanair|| Charleroi, London-Stansted |
|Transavia||Seasonal: Paris-Orly (begins 4 April 2020)|
|Volotea||Seasonal: Cagliari, Catania, Olbia (begins 12 June 2020), Palermo|
|DHL Aviation||Bergamo, Sarajevo|
|Poste Air Cargo||Brescia|
|UPS Airlines||Bergamo, Cologne/Bonn|
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