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Ushuaia International Airport



Ushuaia - Malvinas Argentinas International Airport is a small international airport that serves the city of Ushuaia in Tierra del Fuego, Argentina.

History

The current airport was opened in 1995, replacing an older one. The airport has been used by various distinct airlines at different periods. It is the world's southernmost international airport and is sometimes used by passengers as a gateway to the Antarctic.

Capacity

Ushuaia International Airport is fit to receive airplanes as large as Boeing 747s. Tower Air used to operate such types into the airport, and Aerolineas Argentinas operates 747s into the airport when high passenger flow. Chartered Concordes also visited in the past. Condor and LTU also offered charter flights from Germany and First Choice from UK.

Airlines

Aerolineas Argentinas

*Aerolineas Argentinas operated by Austral

LADE - Lineas Aereas Del Estado

LAN Airlines

*LAN Airlines operated by LAN Argentina (El Calafate)

Charter Airlines

Aerovias DAP

ATA Airlines (Miami)

External links

Ushuaia Malvinas Argentinas International Airport (in Spanish)
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