Ciudad de Catamayo Airport
|Camilo Ponce Enriquez Airport|
|Elevation AMSL||4,056 ft / 1,236 m|
Ciudad de Catamayo Airport, formerly known as Camilo Ponce Enriquez Airport (IATA: LOH, ICAO: SECA) is an airport in Loja in Loja Province in southern Ecuador. Its name was changed from Camilo Ponce Enriquez Airport (after an ex-president of the country) to Ciudad de Catamayo Airport on 13 May 2013.
The airport resides at an elevation of 4,056 feet (1,236 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 06/24 with an asphalt surface measuring 6,725 feet (2,050 m) in length.
Airlines and destinations
|Línea Aérea Cuencana||Quito|
Accidents and incidents
- On 19 November 1979, an Ecuadorian Army IAI Arava 201 crashed on takeoff, killing all 16 people on board. General Rafael Rodríquez Palacios and his wife and daughter were among the dead.
- On 14 July 1980, Vickers Viscount HC-BHB of Aerolíneas Cóndor was damaged beyond economic repair in a landing accident.
- News Agency Andes, Monday May 13, 2013: Ciudad de Catamayo is the new official of the airport of Loja
- Newspaper El Comercio, Monday May 13, 2013: Ciudad de Catamayo is the new of the airport of Loja
- Aviation Safety Network Accident Description
- "Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 8 October 2009.
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- Airport information for SECA at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.
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