|Comune di Pomigliano d'Arco|
|Province / Metropolitan city||Naples (NA)|
|• Mayor||Raffaele Russo|
|• Total||11.44 km2 (4.42 sq mi)|
|Elevation||36 m (118 ft)|
|Population (30 November 2015)|
|• Density||3,500/km2 (9,000/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|Patron saint||Felix of Nola|
|Saint day||14 January|
The city is home to several automobile plants (former Alfa Romeo Alfasud plant, now owned by Fiat) and the aeronautic manufacturing firm Alenia Aeronautica. It is also home to Elasis, Fiat's research center in southern Italy.
During World War II, Pomigliano was the location of a large military airfield and base, and was attacked on several occasions by the United States Army Air Forces. The airfield was later used by the RAF and the USAAF Twelfth Air Force during the Italian campaign and known as RAF Pomigliano and Pomigliano Airfield.
- Maurer, Maurer. Air Force Combat Units of World War II. Maxwell AFB, Alabama: Office of Air Force History, 1983. ISBN 0-89201-092-4.
- Official website (Italian)
- Official site of the International Jazz Festival of Pomigliano d'Arco
- Visit Figli Di Pomigliano D'Arco, a non-profit organization that was established in 2007.
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