Isla San Marcos Airstrip

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Isla San Marcos Airstrip
Summary
Airport type Private
Operator Compañía Occidental Mexicana SA de CV
Serves San Marcos
Location Mulegé Municipality,
Baja California Sur state,
Mexicor
Elevation AMSL 134 ft / 41 m
Coordinates 27°11′15″N 112°04′12″W / 27.18750°N 112.07000°W / 27.18750; -112.07000Coordinates: 27°11′15″N 112°04′12″W / 27.18750°N 112.07000°W / 27.18750; -112.07000
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
18/36 3,690 1,125 Soil

Isla San Marcos Airstrip (IATA: N/A) is a private-use dirt airstrip located on the South coast of Isla San Marcos, Baja California Sur, Mexico, an island located in the Gulf of California.

It is located 10 miles southeast of Santa Rosalía, Municipality of Mulegé.

The airstrip is handled by "Compañía Occidental Mexicana S.A de C.V.", a mining company that exploits the gypsum deposits that exist on the island.

The airstrip handles national air traffic for the town of San Marcos, the community where the mining company workers and their families live. The airstrip is private-use only, so permission is needed before landing.

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