Parnaíba-Prefeito Dr. João Silva Filho International Airport
Parnaíba–Prefeito Dr. João Silva Filho International Airport
Aeroporto Internacional de Parnaíba–Prefeito Dr. João Silva Filho
|Opened||October 19, 1971|
|Time zone||Time in Brazil (UTC−03:00)|
|Elevation AMSL||5 m / 16 ft|
Parnaíba–Prefeito Dr. João Silva Filho International Airport (IATA: PHB, ICAO: SBPB) is the airport serving Parnaíba, Brazil. It is informally known as Santos Dumont Airport because of its architectonical similarities with Santos Dumont Airport in Rio de Janeiro. It is named after a former mayor of Parnaíba.
It is operated by Infraero.
The airport is located on a privileged touristic area, near the municipalities of Camocim and Jericoacoara, in Ceará, the delta of river Parnaíba, in Piauí, and Lençóis Maranhenses National Park in Maranhão.
The terminal building was commissioned on October 19, 1971.
Airlines and destinations
|Azul Brazilian Airlines||Campinas, Teresina|
The airport is located 8 km (5 mi) from downtown Parnaíba.
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