Parintins Airport

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Júlio Belém Airport
Aeroporto Júlio Belém
AeroportoParintins.jpg
Apron view of the terminal
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner/Operator Parintins
Serves Parintins
Elevation AMSL 26 m / 85 ft
Coordinates 02°40′10″S 056°46′16″W / 2.66944°S 56.77111°W / -2.66944; -56.77111Coordinates: 02°40′10″S 056°46′16″W / 2.66944°S 56.77111°W / -2.66944; -56.77111
Map
PIN is located in Brazil
PIN
PIN
Location in Brazil
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
06/24 1,800 5,905 Asphalt
Sources: World Aero Data,[1] ANAC[2]

Júlio Belém Airport (IATA: PINICAO: SWPI) is the airport serving Parintins, Brazil. It is named after Júlio Furtado Belém (1911–1971), a local politician and member of the Amazonas State Assembly.

It is operated by the municipality of Parintins.

History[edit]

The airport was inaugurated in the 1980s as a replacement to an older facility located closer to the city center.

Every June, during the Parintins Folklore Festival, its traffic is greatly increased by charter and extra flights.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Azul Brazilian Airlines Altamira, Belém, Itaituba, Manaus, Porto de Trombetas, Santarém
MAP Linhas Aéreas Altamira, Belém, Manaus, Santarém

Access[edit]

The airport is located 5 km (3 mi) from downtown Parintins.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Parintins Airport Information". World Aero Data. 
  2. ^ "Lista de aeródromos públicos" (in Portuguese). ANAC. 

External links[edit]