Providenciales International Airport

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International Airport
Providenciales Airport.jpg
Operator Providenciales Airport Company
Location Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands
Hub for InterCaribbean Airways
Elevation AMSL 15 ft / 5 m
Coordinates 21°46′25″N 72°15′57″W / 21.77361°N 72.26583°W / 21.77361; -72.26583Coordinates: 21°46′25″N 72°15′57″W / 21.77361°N 72.26583°W / 21.77361; -72.26583
MBPV is located in Turks and Caicos Islands
Location in Providenciales
Direction Length Surface
m ft
10/28 2,804 9,199 Asphalt
Source: DAFIF[1][2]

Providenciales International Airport (IATA: PLSICAO: MBPV), on the island of Providenciales in the Caicos Islands, is the main international airport serving the Turks and Caicos Islands, a British Overseas Territory of the United Kingdom. It is operated by Turks and Caicos Islands Airports Authority (TCIAA). The territory's other international airport is JAGS McCartney International Airport on Grand Turk Island. Currently, there are more than 12,000 commercial aircraft operations per year.

There were plans for the TCIAA to either extend or build a new terminal after having recently completed the extension of the runway, which currently stands at 2,807 m (9,209 ft) long. These plans have been enacted and the renovation is scheduled to be finished by December 2014.[needs update]


The airport resides at an elevation of 15 ft (5 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 10/28 with an asphalt surface measuring 2,807 m × 45 m (9,209 ft × 148 ft).[1][3]

Airlines and destinations[edit]


Airlines Destinations
Air Canada Montréal-Trudeau,[4] Toronto-Pearson
Seasonal: Ottawa
InterCaribbean Airways Cap-Haïtien, Grand Turk, Kingston–Norman Manley, Nassau, Port-au-Prince, Puerto Plata, San Juan, Santiago (DR), Santo Domingo, South Caicos
American Airlines Charlotte, Miami
Seasonal: Boston, Dallas/Fort Worth, Philadelphia
American Eagle Miami
British Airways Antigua,[5] London-Gatwick[5]
Caicos Express Airways Cap-Haïtien, Grand Turk, Salt Cay [6]
Delta Air Lines Atlanta
Seasonal: Boston,[7] New York-JFK[8]
JetBlue Airways Fort Lauderdale, New York-JFK
Seasonal: Boston
United Airlines Newark
Seasonal: Chicago-O'Hare (begins December 19, 2015), Houston-Intercontinental
WestJet Toronto-Pearson
Seasonal: Montréal-Trudeau


Airlines Destinations
Ameriflight Santiago de los Caballeros
Contract Air Cargo Miami, Santiago de los Caballeros
Skyway Enterprises Santiago de los Caballeros


  1. ^ a b Airport information for MBPV at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.
  2. ^ Airport information for PLS at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective Oct. 2006).
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  5. ^ a b "British Airways Switch Providenciales to London Gatwick.". Retrieved 6 June 2015. 
  6. ^ "Caicos Express Airways Schedule". Retrieved 11 Aug 2015. 
  7. ^ "Delta Expands Service at Boston". Retrieved 6 June 2015. 
  8. ^ "Delta Air Lines Newsroom - News Archive". Retrieved 6 June 2015. 

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