Flight Operation


Airports 

Name Airport name ICAO IATA Usage Customs Runway IFR Rwy length
Santa Maria Santa Maria LPAZ SMA Civ. Yes Paved Yes 10000 ft
Ponta Delgada Joao Paulo Ii LPPD PDL Civ. Yes Paved Yes 7900 ft
Lajes Lajes AB LPLA TER Mil. Yes Paved Yes 10800 ft
Horta Horta LPHR HOR Civ. yes Paved Yes 5577 ft
Pico Pico LPPI PIX Civ. No Paved No 4700 ft
Sao Jorge Sao Jorge LPSJ SJZ Civ. No Paved No 4200 ft
Graciosa Graciosa LPGR GRW Civ. No Paved No 4300 ft
Flores Flores LPFL FLW Civ. No Paved No 4500 ft
Corvo Corvo LPCR CVU Civ. No Paved No 2600 ft
                 

Explanations on technical data

ICAO-code
International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), a 4-letter airport location indicator. The field above is left blank if no ICAO location indicator is available for the selected airport.
 
IATA-code
International Air Transport Association (IATA), a 3-letter identifier for the relevant airport. The field above is left blank if no IATA code is available for the selected airport.
 
Usage
Airports are classified in three categories: civil airports open for public use, military airports and private airports not open to the public. Airports that are joint use, both civil and military, are shown as civil airports.
Civ. Civil airport, open for public use (including joint use).
Mil. Military airport, not open for public use.
Priv. Private airport, not open for public use.
 
Customs
Yes Customs service available during airport operating hours.
No Customs service not available.
O/R Airport has customs service, prior notification is required.
Pto. Airport has part-time customs service available, not necessarily identical to the airport hours.
ADCUS An airport within the USA for which the FAA 'ADCUS' method of prior notification may be used.
ADCUS O/R An airport within the USA for which the FAA 'ADCUS' method of prior notification may be used but where restrictions apply.
   
Runway
Identification of the surface of the longest runway available:
Paved Paved (hard surface) runway
Unpaved Unpaved (soft surface) runway (Only lighter aircraft)
Water Water (for float planes)
 
IFR
This field indicates if the airport has any officially published instrument approach procedure.
Yes Instrument approach procedure is published.
No Instrument approach procedure is not published. (Airport not suitable for traffic during bad weather or darkness.)
 
Runway Length
Shows the length in feet of the longest runway available at the selected airport, rounded down to the next full hundred feet. If the airport has both hard (paved) and soft (unpaved) runways, the length of the longest hard surface runway is shown. If the longest runway is both, hard and soft surface, the length of the hard surface portion is shown.

 

Flight Operation Santa Maria - LPAZ
Ponta Delgada - LPPD
Lajes - LPLA
Horta - LPHR
Pico - LPPI
São Jorge - LPSJ
Graciosa - LPGR
Flores - LPFL
Corvo - LPCR
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