Copacabana Airport

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Copacabana Airport
Summary
Airport type Public
Serves Copacabana, Bolivia
Elevation AMSL 12,591 ft / 3,838 m
Coordinates 16°11′25″S 69°05′40″W / 16.19028°S 69.09444°W / -16.19028; -69.09444 (Copacabana Airport (Copacabana))Coordinates: 16°11′25″S 69°05′40″W / 16.19028°S 69.09444°W / -16.19028; -69.09444 (Copacabana Airport (Copacabana))
Map
SLCC is located in Bolivia
SLCC
SLCC
Location of Copacabana Airport in Bolivia
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
06/24 2,000 6,562 Gravel
Source: Landings.com[1] Google Maps[2] GCM[3]

Copacabana Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto Copacabana, (ICAO: SLCC)) is an extremely high elevation airport serving Copacabana, a town on Lake Titicaca in the La Paz Department of Bolivia.

Town and airport are on a peninsula connected to Peru, with no land connection with Bolivia. The runway is 2 kilometres (1.2 mi) south of the town, in a dead-end valley that opens onto the lake. There is rising terrain in all quadrants except west-southwest, over the lake.

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  1. ^ Airport record for Copacabana Airport at Landings.com. Retrieved 2013-09-02
  2. ^ Google (2013-09-02). "location of Copacabana Airport" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 2013-09-02. 
  3. ^ Airport information for Copacabana Airport at Great Circle Mapper.

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