Playa Baracoa Airport

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Playa Baracoa Airport
300ac - Aerogaviota Antonov 26; CU-T1432@BCA;23.06.2004 (4753019309).jpg
An Antonov An-26 of the Aerogaviota departing from Playa Baracoa
Airport type Military/Public
Serves Havana
Elevation AMSL 31 m / 102 ft
Coordinates 23°01′58″N 082°34′46″W / 23.03278°N 82.57944°W / 23.03278; -82.57944Coordinates: 23°01′58″N 082°34′46″W / 23.03278°N 82.57944°W / 23.03278; -82.57944
MUPB is located in Cuba
Location in Cuba
Direction Length Surface
m ft
03/21 2,305 7,562 Asphalt
Source: Aerodrome chart[1]

Playa Baracoa Airport (IATA: UPB, ICAO: MUPB) is an airport west of Havana, Cuba. It is located in the municipality of Caimito, Artemisa Province, in front of the village of Playa Baracoa, belonging to the neighboring municipality of Bauta.[2][3][4]

Playa Baracoa Air Base[edit]

The airport is an inactive Cuban Revolutionary Armed Forces air base and home to Air Defense Command and VIP transport:[5]


  1. ^ Aerodrome chart issued 10 May 2007 - link dead 6 October 2017, main website is
  2. ^ 455624731 Playa Baracoa on OpenStreetMap
  3. ^ 259849770 Playa Baracoa Airport on OpenStreetMap
  4. ^ (in Spanish) Playa Baracoa on EcuRed
  5. ^ Cuban Air Force DAAFAR

External links[edit]

Media related to Playa Baracoa Airport at Wikimedia Commons