Maio Airport

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Maio Airport
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Aeroportos Segurança e Aérea (ASA)
Serves Vila do Maio
Location Maio, Cape Verde
Elevation AMSL 36 ft / 11 m
Coordinates 15°9′20″N 23°12′50.04″W / 15.15556°N 23.2139000°W / 15.15556; -23.2139000Coordinates: 15°9′20″N 23°12′50.04″W / 15.15556°N 23.2139000°W / 15.15556; -23.2139000
Map
MMO is located in Cape Verde
MMO
MMO
Location in Cape Verde
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
02/20 3,924 1,196 Asphalt
Statistics (2016[1])
Passengers 12 497
Aircraft Operations 252
Metric tonnes of cargo 14

The Maio Airport (Portuguese Aeroporto do Maio) (IATA: MMOICAO: GVMA) is an airport in Cape Verde located in the island of Maio, about 3 km north of the island capital Vila do Maio.

History[edit]

The airfield was opened in 1928 and was used by the Portuguese Air Force in its early years, in the 1990s, it became an airport. In 2012, it carried 16,125 passengers making it the seventh most used airport, in 2013, it was a third less with 10,544. In 2013, the annual air operations were 289 air operations and transported 12 tonnes of cargo.[2][3]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Cabo Verde Express Sal
TACV Praia

Statistics[edit]

Year Passengers Operations Cargo (t)
2012 16 125 - -
2013 10 544 289 12
2016[1] 12 497 252 14

See also[edit]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Movement of Planes, Passengers and Cargos at Airports" (PDF) (in Portuguese). ASA. 31 December 2016. Retrieved 17 February 2017. 
  2. ^ "Relative Statistics in Airports" (PDF) (in Portuguese). ASA. 1 April 2014. Retrieved 17 September 2014. 
  3. ^ "Statistics in Airports" (PDF) (in Portuguese). ASA. 1 October 2013. Retrieved 17 September 2014.