Federico García Lorca Airport

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Granada Airport
Aeropuerto Federico García Lorca Granada-Jaén
GRX Airport Terminal.jpg
IATA: GRXICAO: LEGR
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Aena
Serves Granada
Location Granada
Elevation AMSL 1,860 ft / 567 m
Coordinates 37°11′19″N 03°46′38″W / 37.18861°N 3.77722°W / 37.18861; -3.77722Coordinates: 37°11′19″N 03°46′38″W / 37.18861°N 3.77722°W / 37.18861; -3.77722
Website aena.es
Map
GRX is located in Spain
GRX
GRX
Location within Spain
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
09/27 9,514 2,900 Asphalt

Federico García Lorca Granada-Jaén Airport (IATA: GRXICAO: LEGR), also known as Granada Airport, is the airport serving the province and city of Granada, in Spain, although it has Jaén in its name. The airport is located near to Chauchina and Santa Fe, about 9.4 miles (15 km) west of Granada and 62.5 miles (100 km) south of Jaén.

On June 13, 2006 it was officially named after the poet Federico García Lorca, born near Granada.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Air Europa Palma de Mallorca
Adria Airways Stuttgart, Budapest
British Airways
operated by BA Cityflyer
London-City
Iberia
operated by Air Nostrum
Madrid, Melilla
Titan Airways Munich
Vueling Barcelona, Palma de Mallorca

Statistics[edit]

Passenger numbers and operations since 2000:[1]

Year 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Passengers 509,442 514,966 486,756 525,869 590,931 875,827 1,086,236 1,467,625 1,422,013 1,187,813 978,254 872,752 728,428 638,288 650,544
Operations 9,906 10,444 11,188 12,804 13,584 15,746 17,583 21,822 19,279 16,300 13,843 13,142 11,375 10,563 10,348

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