Esperanza Field

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Esperanza Airport
Peñuela Airport
Airport type Public
Serves Valverde Province,
Dominican Republic
Location Esperanza / Mao
Elevation AMSL 100 m / 328 ft
Coordinates 19°35′03″N 070°57′32″W / 19.58417°N 70.95889°W / 19.58417; -70.95889
Direction Length Surface
m ft
600 1,969 Gravel
Source: AIP Republica Dominicana[1]

Esperanza Airport or Peñuela Airport (ICAO: MDES)[1] is located in Esperanza, a municipality of the Valverde province in the Dominican Republic. It is mostly used for private aviation, and in cases for some charters from cities within the country.


Peñuela Airport resides at an elevation of 100 metres (328 ft) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 09/27 with a gravel surface measuring 600 by 13 metres (1,969 ft × 43 ft).[1]

See also[edit]

  • Mao, the head municipality of the Valverde province.


  1. ^ a b c "AIP-Republica Dominicana: AD 1.3-11" (PDF, 129 KB). AIS-Republica Dominicana. Effective 17 January 2008.  Check date values in: |date= (help)

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