General José Antonio Anzoátegui International Airport

Coordinates: 10°06′26″N 64°41′21″W / 10.10722°N 64.68917°W / 10.10722; -64.68917
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General José Antonio Anzoátegui International Airport

Aeropuerto Internacional General José Antonio Anzoátegui
Airport typePublic
ServesBarcelona, Venezuela
Hub forAvior Airlines
Elevation AMSL26 ft / 8 m
Coordinates10°06′26″N 64°41′21″W / 10.10722°N 64.68917°W / 10.10722; -64.68917
BLA is located in Venezuela
Location of the airport in Venezuela
Direction Length Surface
m ft
02/20 3,100 10,171 Asphalt
15/33 3,150 10,335 Asphalt
Sources: GCM[1] Google Maps[2]

General José Antonio Anzoátegui International Airport (IATA: BLA, ICAO: SVBC) is the international airport of the city of Barcelona, the capital of Anzoátegui, Venezuela. It is located in the northeast of the country, about 4 km southwest of the urban center of Barcelona, and less than 1 km from the Caribbean Sea (Atlantic Ocean). It is the headquarters and main hub of Avior Airlines.


Runway 02/20 length includes a 300 metres (980 ft) displaced threshold on Runway 20. Runway 15/33 length includes a 240 metres (790 ft) displaced threshold and 150 metres (490 ft) overrun on Runway 33. The Barcelona VORTAC (Ident: BNA) is located 0.36 nautical miles (0.67 km) off the threshold of Runway 15.[3]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Avior Airlines Caracas
Conviasa Porlamar,
Copa Airlines Panama City–Tocumen[4]
LASER Airlines Caracas
RUTACA Airlines Caracas

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Airport information for BLA at Great Circle Mapper.
  2. ^ Google Maps - Barcelona
  4. ^ "Copa Airlines launches new destination to Venezuela". 11 March 2022. Retrieved March 11, 2022.

External links[edit]

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