General Francisco Mujica International Airport, or simply Morelia International Airport, (IATA: MLM, ICAO: MMMM) is an international airport in Álvaro Obregón, Michoacán, Mexico, near Morelia. The airport handles national and international air traffic of the city of Morelia. Named after former governor of Michoacán Francisco José Múgica. General Francisco J. Mujica International Airport it is the largest in the state of Michoacan. The longest route service from Morelia is Chicago, served by Aeroméxico and Volaris, while the shortest route is Mexico City, served by Aeromar and Aeromexico Connect.
It handled 456,368 passengers in 2014, and 467,297 passengers in 2015.
The airport opened in 1984 and initially only had a daily flight with a DC-9 to Mexico City. The airport has grown to become the largest in the state of Michoacán.
In the past, the airport has been served by Aero California, Aviacsa, Avolar, Lineas Aereas Azteca, Continental (now United), Mexicana de Aviación, TAESA and VivaAerobus.
Airlines and destinations
Busiest international routes at Morelia International Airport (2015)
|| United States, Chicago
||Aeroméxico Contigo, Volaris
|| United States, Los Ángeles
|| United States, Houston
|| United States, Oakland
|| United States, Dallas
|| United States, San Francisco
Accidents and incidents