Torreón International Airport

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Francisco Sarabia International Airport

Aeropuerto Internacional De Torreón Francisco Sarabia

Torreón International Airport
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Summary
Airport typeMilitary/Public
OperatorGrupo Aeroportuario Centro Norte
ServesTorreón, Coahuila /
Gómez Palacio, Durango
LocationTorreón, Coahuila, Mexico
Elevation AMSL3,688 ft / 1,124 m
Coordinates25°34′05″N 103°24′38″W / 25.56806°N 103.41056°W / 25.56806; -103.41056Coordinates: 25°34′05″N 103°24′38″W / 25.56806°N 103.41056°W / 25.56806; -103.41056
Map
TRC is located in Coahuila
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TRC is located in Mexico
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TRC is located in North America
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Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
08/26 1,467 4,813 Asphalt
13/31 2,755 9,039 Asphalt
Statistics (2019)
Total passengers708,563
Ranking in Mexico28th Decrease 1
Source: Grupo Aeroportuario Centro Norte[1]

Francisco Sarabia International Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto Internacional De Torreón Francisco Sarabia, IATA: TRC, ICAO: MMTC), also known as Torreón International Airport, is an international airport located in Torreón, Coahuila, Mexico. It handles the national and international air traffic of the Comarca Lagunera, including Gómez Palacio and Lerdo in the state of Durango.

The management of this airport is the responsibility of Grupo Aeroportuario Centro Norte (OMA). Passenger traffic has grown over 25% during the last decade. As a result, the airport terminal has recently been expanded and refurbished to significantly improve its image and services: new areas of documentation, a second floor for boarding gates and waiting areas, a VIP lounge and new, multi-purpose business areas.

It handled 681,551 passengers in 2018, and 708,563 passengers in 2019.[1]

The airport was named in honor of Francisco Sarabia Tinoco [es], a pioneer of commercial aviation in Mexico.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

AirlinesDestinations
Aeroméxico Seasonal: Mexico City
Aeroméxico Connect Mexico City
American Eagle Dallas/Fort Worth
Interjet Mexico City
TAR Aerolineas Ciudad Juárez, Querétaro
VivaAerobus Cancún, Mexico City
Volaris Guadalajara, Tijuana

Statistics[edit]

Top destinations[edit]

Busiest domestic Routes at Torreón International Airport (2019)[2]
Rank City Passengers Ranking Airline
1  Mexico City, Mexico City 252,559 Steady Aeroméxico, Aeroméxico Connect, Interjet, VivaAerobus
2  Jalisco, Guadalajara 29,783 Steady TAR, Volaris
3  Quintana Roo, Cancún 16,566 Increase 1 VivaAerobus
4  Baja California, Tijuana 15,986 Decrease 1 Volaris
5  Querétaro, Querétaro 7,072 Steady TAR
6  Chihuahua, Ciudad Juárez 6,729 Steady TAR
7  Nuevo León, Monterrey 297 Steady

Gallery[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "OMA's Monthly Traffic Report" (Web). Grupo Aeroportuario del Centro Norte. Retrieved 30 January 2020.
  2. ^ "Traffic Statistics by Airline" (in Spanish). Secretaría de Comunicaciones y Transportes. January 2020. Retrieved 30 January 2020.

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