Manuel Crescencio Rejón International Airport

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Manuel Crescencio Rejón International Airport
Aeropuerto Internacional Manuel Crescencio Rejón
Airport type Public
Operator Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste
Serves Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico
Elevation AMSL 12 m / 39 ft
Coordinates 20°56′13″N 089°39′28″W / 20.93694°N 89.65778°W / 20.93694; -89.65778Coordinates: 20°56′13″N 089°39′28″W / 20.93694°N 89.65778°W / 20.93694; -89.65778
MID is located in Yucatán (state)
Location of the airport in Yucatán
Direction Length Surface
m ft
10/28 3,200 10,499 Asphalt
18/36 2,300 7,546 Asphalt
Statistics (2014)
Total passengers 1,436,959
Source: Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste
Diagram of the Airport,by the FAA

Manuel Crescencio Rejón International Airport, formerly known as Mérida-Rejón Airport (IATA: MIDICAO: MMMD) is an international airport located in the Mexican city of Mérida, Yucatán. It is located on the southern edge of the city and it's one of four airports in Mexico which has an Area Control Center (Centro Mérida/Mérida Center); the other ones being Mexico City International Airport, Monterrey International Airport and Mazatlán International Airport. Mérida Center controls air traffic over the southeast part of the country.

It handles both domestic and international flights, and is open 24 hours a day. It can service airplanes as large as Boeing 747s and 777s, though most planes that fly in and out daily are smaller; the most common being the 737 and A320.


The airport was completely remodeled between 1999 and 2001. It is the second largest airport in the ASUR's (Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste) group in terms of passengers and the first in terms of cargo.

There are multiple duty-free stores, a food court, specialty stores, bank and car rental counters in the terminal. 24 hour medical services and tourist information booths are also available

A Mexican Air Force Base −8th BAM, is located at the premises to the left of runway 10.

In 2013, 1,316,242 passengers passed through Mérida International Airport, and in 2014 it handled 1,436,959 passengers.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

General view of the Airport.
Arrivals area.
Exterior of the airport.
Gate B at the airport.
Caral VIP Lounge at the airport.
Airlines Destinations Concourse
Aeromar Villahermosa A
Aeroméxico Mexico City A
Aeroméxico Connect Mexico City, Miami, Monterrey, Veracruz, Villahermosa A
Aeroméxico Express Monterrey, Tampico, Veracruz, Villahermosa A
American Airlines Dallas/Fort Worth (begins March 3, 2016)[1] A
Blue Panorama Airlines Milan-Malpensa (ends December 14, 2015),[2] Rome-Fiumicino (begins December 21, 2015)[2] A
Interjet Mexico City B
Magni Mexico City B
MAYAir Cancún, Cozumel, Veracruz, Villahermosa B
TAR Tampico, Toluca/Mexico City, Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Veracruz B
Tropic Air Belize City A
United Airlines Houston-Intercontinental A
Volaris Guadalajara, Mexico City, Monterrey B
VivaAerobus Guadalajara, Mexico City, Monterrey B
WestJet Seasonal: Toronto-Pearson (begins December 15, 2015) A

Cargo airlines[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Amerijet International Belize City, Cancún, Miami, San Pedro Sula
DHL Express Miami
Estafeta Cancún, Mexico City, Miami
MasAir Los Angeles, Manaus, Mexico City, São Paulo-Viracopos
TSM Aeronaves Cancún, Queretaro

Busiest routes[edit]

Busiest domestic routes at Mérida International Airport (2014)
Rank City Passengers Ranking Airline
1  Distrito Federal (México), Mexico City 560,533 Steady Aeroméxico, Aeroméxico Connect, Interjet, Magnicharters, Viva Aerobus, Volaris
2  Nuevo León, Monterrey 49,462 Steady Aeroméxico Express, VivaAerobus, Volaris
3  Jalisco, Guadalajara 32,488 Steady VivaAerobus, Volaris
4  Tabasco, Villahermosa 19,179 Steady Aeroméxico Express, MAYAir
5  Quintana Roo, Cancún 1,000 Steady MAYAir
6  Guerrero, Acapulco 628
7  Baja California, Tijuana 618 Volaris
8  Campeche, Ciudad del Carmen 138
9  Veracruz, Veracruz 118 Decrease 3 Aeroméxico Express, MAYAir
10  Guanajuato, León 99
Busiest international routes at Mérida International Airport (2014)[3]
Rank City Passengers Ranking Airline
1  United States, Houston 29,792 Steady United Airlines
2  United States, Miami 11,078 Steady Aeroméxico Connect, Interjet
3  United States, Orlando 608 Increase 1 Aeroméxico Connect
4  Belize, Belize City 306 Tropic Air
5  Colombia, Bogotá 122
6  United States, El Paso 71

Accidents and incidents[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "American Airlines Customers Gain More Access To Mexico With New Service To Merida". prnewswire. September 28, 2015. Retrieved September 28, 2015. 
  2. ^ a b "Blue Panomara Meridia Service Changes from Dec 2015". July 16, 2015. Retrieved July 16, 2015. 
  3. ^ "Air Operational Statistics". Secretaría de Comunicaciones y Transportes. January 2015. Retrieved March 19, 2015. 
  4. ^ "Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 8 September 2009. 

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