FAP Captain José Abelardo Quiñones Gonzáles International Airport

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Cap. FAP José A. Quiñones González International Airport
Airport type Public
Operator ADP
Location Chiclayo
Elevation AMSL 97 ft / 30 m
Coordinates 6°47′15″S 79°49′40″W / 6.78750°S 79.82778°W / -6.78750; -79.82778Coordinates: 6°47′15″S 79°49′40″W / 6.78750°S 79.82778°W / -6.78750; -79.82778
CIX is located in Peru
Location of the airport in Peru
Direction Length Surface
m ft
01/19 2,519 8,264 Asphalt
Sources: GCM[1] Google Maps[2]

Capitán FAP José A. Quiñones González International Airport (IATA: CIXICAO: SPHI) is an airport serving Chiclayo, Peru and the surrounding metropolitan area. It is run by ADP a private airport operator that operates various airports in northern Peru. It is the main airport of the Lambayeque Region, one of the most populous regions of Peru.

The Chiclayo VOR-DME (Ident: CLA) is 3.57 nautical miles (6.61 km) off the threshold of runway 19. The Chiclayo non-directional beacon (Ident: HIC) is located on the field.[3][4]

The airport is also used by the Peruvian Air Force. It hosts one of the Air Force's two air superiority/interceptor squadrons, Escuadrón Aéreo 612 (Fighter Squadron 612 "Fighting Cocks"). The blast shelters housing the squadron's Mig 29 aircraft are visible from the airport runways.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Copa Airlines Panama City–Tocumen
LATAM Perú Lima
LC Perú Lima

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