Cataratas del Iguazú International Airport

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Cataratas del Iguazú International Airport
Aeropuerto Internacional Cataratas del Iguazú
Aeropuerto Internacional de Puerto Iguazú PLANTA BAJA.JPG
Airport type Public
Operator Aeropuertos Argentina 2000 S.A.
Serves Puerto Iguazú, Misiones Province, Argentina
Elevation AMSL 916 ft / 279 m
Coordinates 25°44′14″S 54°28′24″W / 25.73722°S 54.47333°W / -25.73722; -54.47333Coordinates: 25°44′14″S 54°28′24″W / 25.73722°S 54.47333°W / -25.73722; -54.47333
IGR is located in Argentina
Location of airport in Argentina
Direction Length Surface
m ft
13/31 3,300 10,826 Asphalt
Statistics (2016)
Passengers 893,945[1]
Passenger change 15–16 Increase3.6%
Aircraft movements 8,721
Movements change 15–16 Increase4%
Sources: AIP,[2] ORSNA,[3] DAFIF[4][5]

Cataratas del Iguazú International Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto Internacional Cataratas del Iguazú) (IATA: IGRICAO: SARI), also known as Mayor Carlos Eduardo Krause Airport,[2][4] is an airport in Misiones Province, Argentina serving the city of Puerto Iguazú and providing access to the nearby Iguazú Falls (Spanish: Cataratas del Iguazú). It is the easternmost Argentine airport served by scheduled flights. The airport covers an area of 1,804 ha (4,460 acres) and is operated by Aeropuertos Argentina 2000 S.A.[2][3]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

An Aerolíneas Argentinas Boeing 737-800 at the airport in 2017.
Airlines Destinations
Aerolíneas Argentinas Buenos Aires-Aeroparque, Buenos Aires-Ezeiza
Aerolíneas Argentinas
operated by Austral Líneas Aéreas
Buenos Aires-Aeroparque, Córdoba, Mendoza, Rosario, Salta
Andes Líneas Aéreas Buenos Aires-Aeroparque[6]
Flybondi Córdoba (begins 26 January 2018), Mendoza (begins 1 February 2018)[7]
LATAM Argentina Buenos Aires-Aeroparque


Traffic by calendar year. Official ACI Statistics
Passengers Change from previous year Aircraft operations Change from previous year Cargo
(metric tons)
Change from previous year
2005 489,100 Increase10.74% 5,779 Increase 8.28% 173 Decrease10.82%
2006 490,083 Increase 0.20% 5,913 Increase 2.32% 198 Increase14.45%
2007 569,497 Increase16.20% 6,005 Increase 1.56% 234 Increase18.18%
2008 606,876 Increase 6.56% 6,637 Increase10.52% 314 Increase34.19%
2009 568,764 Decrease 6.28% 6,275 Decrease 5.45% 226 Decrease28.03%
2010 620,755 Increase 9.14% 6,788 Increase 8.18% 200 Decrease11.50%
Source: Airports Council International. World Airport Traffic Statistics
(Years 2005-2010)


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