El Tajín National Airport

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El Tajín International Airport
Aeropuerto Nacional El Tajín


PAZ is located in Mexico
Location of airport in Mexico
Airport type Public
Operator Aeropuertos y Servicios Auxiliares
Serves Poza Rica, Veracruz
Location Tihuatlán, Veracruz
Elevation AMSL 497 ft / 151 m
Coordinates 20°36′09″N 97°27′39″W / 20.60250°N 97.46083°W / 20.60250; -97.46083
Direction Length Surface
ft m
08/26 5,906 1,800 Asphalt
Statistics (2014)
Total Passengers 92,587
Source: Aeropuertos y Servicios Auxiliares

El Tajín national Airport (IATA: PAZICAO: MMPA) is an international airport located in Tihuatlán, Veracruz, Mexico, near Poza Rica. The airport is named after the archeological site of El Tajín. It handles commercial air traffic for the cities of Poza Rica and Túxpam. Aeropuertos y Servicios Auxiliares, a federal government-owned corporation, operates the airport.

In 2013, the airport handled 113,496 passengers, and in 2014 it handled 92,587 passengers.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Aeromar Mexico City, Reynosa, Villahermosa
Aeroméxico Connect Mexico City

Busiest routes[edit]

Busiest domestic routes at Poza Rica International Airport (2014)[1]
Rank City Passengers Ranking Airline
1  Distrito Federal (México), Mexico City 31,195 Steady Aeromar, Aeroméxico Connect
2  Tabasco, Villahermosa 7,141 Steady Aeromar
3  Tamaulipas, Reynosa 3,105 Steady Aeromar
4  Guerrero, Acapulco 45
5  Querétaro, Querétaro 33 Steady

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Air Operational Statistics". Secretaría de Comunicaciones y Transportes. January 2015. Retrieved 2015-02-08. 

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