Tortuguero Airport

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Barra de Tortuguero Airport
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Dirección General de Aviación Civil
Location Tortuguero, Costa Rica
Elevation AMSL 2 m / 7 ft
Coordinates 10°34′08″N 083°30′54″W / 10.56889°N 83.51500°W / 10.56889; -83.51500Coordinates: 10°34′08″N 083°30′54″W / 10.56889°N 83.51500°W / 10.56889; -83.51500
Map
MRBT is located in Costa Rica
MRBT
MRBT
Location in Costa Rica
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
15/33 900 2,953 Concrete
Statistics (2014)
Passengers 11,577
Passenger change 13–14 Increase80.8%

Tortuguero Airport (IATA: TTQICAO: MRBT), (officially Barra de Tortuguero Airport) is an airport serving the Tortuguero village and Tortuguero National Park in Pococí Canton, Limón Province, Costa Rica.

Tortuguero Airport is managed by the country's Directorate General of Civil Aviation. In 2014, the airport registered 11,577 passengers.

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Scheduled services[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Nature Air Limón, San Jose
Sansa Barra del Colorado, San Jose [via Barra del Colorado]

Passenger Statistics[edit]

These data show number of passengers movements into the airport, according to the Directorate General of Civil Aviation of Costa Rica's Statistical Yearbooks.

Year 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Passengers 11,523 7,487 7,613 6,767 5,630 6,404 11,577 T.B.A.
Growth (%) Decrease 10.70% Decrease 35.03% Increase 1.68% Decrease 11.11% Decrease 16.80% Increase 13.75% Increase 80.78% T.B.A.
Source: Costa Rica's Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGAC). Statistical Yearbooks
(Years 2008,[3] 2009,[4] 2010,[5] 2011,[6] 2012,[7] 2013,[8] and 2014[2])
Year 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007
Passengers 4,694 6,488 7,824 13,381 12,506 12,133 11,048 12,904
Growth (%) N.A. Increase 38.22% Increase 20.59% Increase 71.03% Decrease 6.54% Decrease 2.98% Decrease 8.94% Increase 16.80%
Source: Costa Rica's Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGAC). Statistical Yearbooks
(Years 2000-2005,[9] 2006,[10] and 2007,[11])

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