General Justo José de Urquiza Airport

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General Justo José de Urquiza Airport
Aeropuerto de Entre Ríos "General Justo José de Urquiza"
Summary
Airport type Public / Military
Operator Aeropuertos Argentina 2000 S.A.
Location Paraná, Entre Ríos, Argentina
Elevation AMSL 243 ft / 74 m
Coordinates 31°47′41″S 060°28′49″W / 31.79472°S 60.48028°W / -31.79472; -60.48028Coordinates: 31°47′41″S 060°28′49″W / 31.79472°S 60.48028°W / -31.79472; -60.48028
Map
PRA is located in Argentina
PRA
PRA
Location of airport in Argentina
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
01/19 2,100 6,890 Asphalt
Statistics (2016)
Passengers 43,307
Passenger change 15–16 Increase11.8%
Aircraft movements 2,667
Movements change 15-16 Increase4.17%
Sources: ORSNA,[1] DAFIF,[2][3] 2010 World Airport Traffic Report.[4]

General Justo José de Urquiza Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto de Entre Ríos "General Justo José de Urquiza") (IATA: PRAICAO: SAAP) is located 7.5 km (4.7 mi) southeast of Paraná, a city in the Entre Ríos Province of Argentina. The airport covers an area of 425 hectares (1050 acres) and is operated by Aeropuertos Argentina 2000 S.A.[1]

The airport is named for Justo José de Urquiza, president of the Argentine Confederation from 1854 to 1860.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Aerolíneas Argentinas
Operated by Austral Líneas Aéreas
Buenos Aires-Aeroparque

Statistics[edit]

Traffic by calendar year. Official ACI Statistics
Passengers Change from previous year Aircraft operations Change from previous year Cargo
(metric tons)
Change from previous year
2005 3,955 Decrease 68.56% 3,940 Increase 2.36% 4 Increase100.00%
2006 6,208 Increase 56.97% 3,560 Decrease 9.64% 13 Increase225.00%
2007 4,152 Decrease 33.12% 3,120 Decrease 12.36% 2 Decrease 84.62%
2008 12,647 Increase204.60% 4,766 Increase 52.76% 20 Increase900.00%
2009 10,754 Decrease 14.97% 4,053 Decrease 14.96% 17 Decrease 15.00%
2010 9,117 Decrease 15.22% 4,771 Increase 17.72% N.A. N.A.
Source: Airports Council International. World Airport Traffic Statistics
(Years 2005-2010)

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b (Spanish) Aeropuerto de Entre Rios "General Justo Jose de Urquiza" at Organismo Regulador del Sistema Nacional de Aeropuertos (ORSNA)
  2. ^ Airport information for SAAP at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.Source: DAFIF.
  3. ^ Airport information for PRA at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective October 2006).
  4. ^ Airport Council International 2010 World Airport Traffic Report

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