São Jorge Airport

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São Jorge Airport
Aerodrómo de São Jorge
2010-08-02 Sao Jorge Airport 01.jpg
Airport type Public
Owner Azores
Operator SATA Aerodromos Lda.
Serves Velas, Azores
Location Santo Amaro
Opened 23 April 1983 (1983-04-23)
Elevation AMSL 335 ft / 102 m
Coordinates 38°39′55″N 28°10′29″W / 38.66528°N 28.17472°W / 38.66528; -28.17472Coordinates: 38°39′55″N 28°10′29″W / 38.66528°N 28.17472°W / 38.66528; -28.17472
LPSJ is located in Azores
Location of the aerodrome of São Jorge, relative to the archipelago of the Azores
Direction Length Surface
m ft
13/31 1,412 4,633 Asphalt
Source: Portuguese AIP[1] GCM[2] Google Maps[3] SkyVector[4]

São Jorge Airport (Portuguese: Aérodromo de São Jorge) (IATA: SJZ, ICAO: LPSJ) is the only airport of the island of São Jorge, situated in the civil parish of Santo Amaro, municipality of Velas in the Azores.

The airport is on the edge of Fajã da Queimada, along the southern coast, situated 6 km (3.7 mi) southeast of Velas and 28 km (17 mi) northwest of Calheta.

Scheduled services[edit]

SATA Air Açores Terceira, Ponta Delgada

See also[edit]