San Luis Airport (Colombia)

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San Luis Airport
Aeropuerto San Luis
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Government
Serves Ipiales, Colombia
Elevation AMSL 9,765 ft / 2,976 m
Coordinates 0°51′45″N 77°40′15″W / 0.86250°N 77.67083°W / 0.86250; -77.67083
Map
IPI is located in Colombia
IPI
IPI
Location of the airport in Colombia
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
06/24 2,500 8,202 Asphalt
Source: WAD[1] GCM[2] Google Maps[3]

San Luis Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto San Luis) (IATA: IPIICAO: SKIP) is a high-elevation airport serving Ipiales, a city in the Nariño Department of Colombia. The airport is 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) north of the city.

Google Earth 2015 imagery shows a second runway, 08/26, under construction.[3]

The Ipiales VOR-DME (Ident: IPI) and San Luis non-directional beacon (Ident: SLI) are located on the field.[4][5]

Airlines[edit]

Airlines Destinations
SATENA Bogotá

Accidents and incidents[edit]

  • On 22 August 1975, Douglas C-49J HK-1517E of TANA was reported to have been damaged beyond economic repair.[6]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Airport information for SKIP at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.
  2. ^ Airport information for IPI at Great Circle Mapper.
  3. ^ a b Google Maps - San Luis
  4. ^ Ipiales VOR
  5. ^ San Luis NDB
  6. ^ "HK-1517E Hull-loss description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 21 August 2010. 

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