Governador Jorge Teixeira de Oliveira International Airport
Porto Velho-Governador Jorge Teixeira de Oliveira International Airport (Belmonte)
Aeroporto Internacional de Porto Velho-Governador Jorge Teixeira de Oliveira (Belmonte)
|Elevation AMSL||88 m / 289 ft|
Porto Velho-Governador Jorge Teixeira de Oliveira International Airport (IATA: PVH, ICAO: SBPV) also called Belmonte Airport referring to the neighborhood where it is located, is the airport serving Porto Velho, Brazil. Since 3 July 2002, the airport has been named after Jorge Teixeira de Oliveira (1922-1987), the first governor of the state of Rondônia.
The airport is operated by Infraero.
The airport was opened on 16 April 1969 as a replacement for Caiari Airport, which was then closed. The airport has been operated by Infraero since 1979 and in 2002 it gained international status.
Airlines and destinations
|Azul Brazilian Airlines||Belo Horizonte–Confins, Cuiabá, Manaus|
|Gol Transportes Aéreos||Brasília, Manaus, Rio Branco, São Paulo-Guarulhos|
|LATAM Brasil||Brasília, São Paulo–Guarulhos|
|Rimaa||Cacoal, Lábrea, Manaus|
a.^ Air taxi company operating regular charter flights.
The airport is located 7 km (4 mi) from downtown Porto Velho.
- "Estatísticas". Infraero (in Portuguese). 7 May 2019. Retrieved 17 October 2019.
- "Aeroporto Internacional Gov. Jorge Teixeira de Oliveira". Infraero (in Portuguese). Retrieved 18 October 2019.
- "Lista de aeródromos públicos". ANAC (in Portuguese).
- "Lei n˚10.481, de 3 de julho de 2002" (in Portuguese). Lei Direto. 3 July 2002. Retrieved 13 April 2011.