Logroño–Agoncillo Airport

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Logroño–Agoncillo Airport
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Aena
Location Logroño, Spain
Elevation AMSL 1,156 ft / 352 m
Coordinates 42°27′37″N 002°19′13″W / 42.46028°N 2.32028°W / 42.46028; -2.32028
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
11/29 2,000 6,562 Asphalt
Statistics (2016)
Passengers 17,374
Passenger change 15-16 Increase16.0%
Movements 1,306
Movements change 15-16 Decrease3.6%
Sources: Aena[1]

Logroño–Agoncillo Airport (IATA: RJLICAO: LERJ) is the airport serving Logroño in the autonomous community of La Rioja, Spain.

This airport is located near Recajo village in the Agoncillo municipal term. It first opened as a military airport in 1923, when it was known as Aeródromo de Recajo. It changed its name to Aeródromo de Agoncillo in 1932 when it was used by the Spanish Republican Air Force.[2]

In the late 1950s the Spanish Air Force ceased most of its operations in Recajo and the aerodrome was transformed to an airport for civilian use.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Iberia
operated by Air Nostrum
Madrid
Seasonal: Palma de Mallorca[3]

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External links[edit]

Media related to Aeropuerto de Logroño at Wikimedia Commons