Golosón International Airport

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Golosón International Airport
Aeropuerto Internacional Golosón
La Ceiba Airport
Hector C. Moncada Air Base
Goloson Airport Honduras aerial 1987.JPEG
Airport type Military/Public
Operator InterAirports
Location La Ceiba, Honduras
Elevation AMSL 12 m / 39 ft
Coordinates 15°44′34″N 086°51′08″W / 15.74278°N 86.85222°W / 15.74278; -86.85222Coordinates: 15°44′34″N 086°51′08″W / 15.74278°N 86.85222°W / 15.74278; -86.85222
MHLC is located in Honduras
Location in Honduras
Direction Length Surface
m ft
07/25 2,950 9,678 Asphalt
Statistics (2014)
Passengers 130,768
Passenger change 13–14 Decrease11.6%
Aircraft movements 14,612
Source: Honduran AIP,[1] InterAirports, S.A.[2]

Golosón International Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto Internacional Golosón) (IATA: LCE, ICAO: MHLC) is an airport located on the western side of the city of La Ceiba, in the Atlántida Department on the north coast of Honduras. It is also known as La Ceiba Airport (Aeropuerto de La Ceiba) and Hector C. Moncada Air Base (Base Aérea Hector C. Moncada).


The airport resides at an elevation of 12 m (39 ft) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 07/25 with an asphalt surface measuring 2,950 by 45 metres (9,678 ft × 148 ft).[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

A Canjet Boeing 737-800 at Golosón, 2010
AeroCaribe de Honduras Puerto Lempira Airport, Roatan, Guanaja
Aerolineas Sosa Brus Laguna, Grand Cayman, Guanaja, Puerto Lempira Airport, Roatan, San Pedro Sula, Tegucigalpa, Útila Airport
Charter: Cancún
Cayman Airways Grand Cayman
Lanhsa Airlines Guanaja, Roatan, Puerto Lempira Airport, Útila Airport
SAP Honduras Charter: Bay Islands, Belize City, Cancun, Cozumel, Puerto Lempira Airport, San Pedro Sula, San Salvador, Tapachula, Tegucigalpa


DHL Aero Expreso Seasonal: Miami

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