Formosa International Airport

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Formosa International Airport
El Pucú Airport
Aeropuerto Formosa Argentina FMA.jpg

IATA: FMAICAO: SARF

FMA is located in Argentina
FMA
FMA
Location of airport in Argentina
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner/Operator Aeropuertos Argentina
Serves Formosa, Argentina
Elevation AMSL 194 ft / 59 m
Coordinates 26°12′46″S 058°13′41″W / 26.21278°S 58.22806°W / -26.21278; -58.22806Coordinates: 26°12′46″S 058°13′41″W / 26.21278°S 58.22806°W / -26.21278; -58.22806
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
04/22 1,800 5,905 Asphalt
Statistics (2010)
Passengers 40,415
Passenger change 09–10 Decrease4.3%
Aircraft movements 1,698
Movements change 09–10 Increase13.4%
2010 World Airport Traffic Report.[1]

Formosa International Airport (IATA: FMAICAO: SARF), also known as El Pucú Airport, is an international airport in Formosa, Argentina that is served by Aerolíneas Argentinas. In 2007, 1,547 flights and 45,653 passengers passed through Formosa airport.[2]

The airport is located 5 kilometres (3.11 mi) south of the city of Formosa, and can be reached by bus number 40, which has a 30-minute frequency. It has a daily flight to and from Aeroparque Jorge Newbery in Buenos Aires. It can handle up to medium jets, such as Boeing 757.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Aerolíneas Argentinas operated by Austral Líneas Aéreas Buenos Aires-Aeroparque

Statistics[edit]

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 48,367 Decrease 1.72% 1,427 Increase13.89% 139 Increase17.80%
2006 50,463 Increase 4.33% 1,510 Increase 5.82% 178 Increase28.06%
2007 45,653 Decrease 9.53% 1,547 Increase 2.45% 211 Increase18.54%
2008 36,961 Decrease19.04% 1,716 Increase10.92% 237 Increase12.32%
2009 42,211 Increase14.10% 1,498 Decrease12.70% 123 Decrease48.10%
2010 40,415 Decrease 4.25% 1,698 Increase13.35% 22 Decrease82.11%
Source: Airports Council International. World Airport Traffic Statistics
(Years 2005-2010)

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Airport Council International 2010 World Airport Traffic Report
  2. ^ AZ of World Airports Formosa Airport (FMA/SARF) retrieved 10 June 2007

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