Carrillo Airport

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Carrillo Airport
Airport type Public / Private
Operator Dirección General de Aviación Civil (DGAC)
Serves Puerto Carrillo
Elevation AMSL 2 m / 7 ft
Coordinates 9°52′15″N 85°28′50″W / 9.87083°N 85.48056°W / 9.87083; -85.48056Coordinates: 9°52′15″N 85°28′50″W / 9.87083°N 85.48056°W / 9.87083; -85.48056
PLD is located in Costa Rica
Location of airport in Costa Rica
Direction Length Surface
m ft
09/27 1,130 3,707 Grass
Source: AIP Costa Rica[2] Google Maps[3] GCM[4]

Carrillo Airport (IATA: PLD, ICAO: MRCR) is an airport serving Puerto Carrillo, a village in Guanacaste Province, Costa Rica. The airport and village are 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) east of Sámara village.


The airport consists of a grass landing strip and a covered shelter that is occasionally used to weigh luggage before boarding. There are no amenities nearby.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Airline and Airport Code Search". IATA. Retrieved 8 April 2016. 
  2. ^ "AIP Costa Rica: Part 3 Aerodromes" (PDF). Dirección General de Aviación Civil. 22 October 2009. Archived from the original (PDF) on 27 September 2011. Retrieved 28 September 2011. 
  3. ^ Google Maps - Carrillo
  4. ^ Airport information for PLD at Great Circle Mapper.

External links[edit]

"Carrillo (Samara) Domestic Airport".