Genoa Cristoforo Colombo Airport
Aeroporto di Genova
|Operator||Aeroporto di Genova S.p.A.|
|Elevation AMSL||13 ft / 4 m|
Genoa Airport (IATA: GOA, ICAO: LIMJ) (Italian: Aeroporto di Genova) also named Cristoforo Colombo Airport (Italian pronunciation: [kriˈstɔːforo koˈlombo]), and commonly named Aeroporto di Genova-Sestri Ponente (Genoa-Sestri Ponente Airport, after the city district where it is located) is an international airport built on an artificial peninsula, 4 NM (7.4 km; 4.6 mi) west of Genoa, Italy. It is the most important airport of Liguria and it serves the city and Port of Genoa, as well as considerable population in Southern Piedmont (Asti and Alessandria Provinces, Southern areas of Cuneo Province) and Southern Lombardy (Province of Pavia). It is currently operated by Aeroporto di Genova S.P.A., which has recently upgraded the airport complex. In 2017, 1,167,869 passengers travelled through the airport, being the 23rd largest Italian airport by passenger traffic. The airport is named after the Genoese notable navigator, explorer and colonizer Cristopher Columbus. The Spanish low cost airline Volotea operates one of its four bases in Italy in Genoa Airport.
Airlines and destinations
- "EAD Basic". Ead.eurocontrol.int. Retrieved 31 December 2013.
- Associazione Italiana Gestori Aeroportuali Archived 6 July 2014 at the Wayback Machine.
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