|Palmas–Brigadeiro Lysias Rodrigues Airport
Aeroporto de Palmas–Brigadeiro Lysias Rodrigues
|Elevation AMSL||236 m / 774 ft|
Palmas–Brigadeiro Lysias Rodrigues Airport (IATA: PMW, ICAO: SBPJ) is the airport serving Palmas, Brazil. The airport is named after Brigadier Lysias Augusto Rodrigues (1896-1957), one of the founding figures of the Brazilian Air Force and crucial to the integration of Tocantins to Brazil via the passenger air services of the Brazilian Air Force.
It is operated by Infraero.
The airport was inaugurated on October 5, 2001. It has an area of 23,739,952.00m² enough to future expansions, as needed. The terminal has 12,300m² and a capacity for 2 100,000 passengers/year.
Airlines and destinations
|Azul Brazilian Airlines||Belém, Belo Horizonte-Confins, Brasília, Campinas, Goiânia|
|Gol Airlines||Brasília, São Paulo-Congonhas|
|LATAM Brasil||Brasília, São Paulo-Congonhas|
|Passaredo Linhas Aéreas||Araguaína, Goiânia|
The airport is located 20 km (12 mi) from downtown Palmas.
- "Estatísticas" (in Portuguese). Infraero. Retrieved 23 April 2017.
- "Airport Official Website" (in Portuguese). Infraero.
- "Lista de aeródromos públicos" (in Portuguese). ANAC.
- Cambeses Júnior, Manuel. "Major-Brigadeiro-do-Ar Lysias Augusto Rodrigues" (PDF) (in Portuguese). Incaer. Retrieved May 19, 2011.