Alfonso López Pumarejo Airport

Alfonso López Pumarejo Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto Alfonso López Pumarejo) (IATA: VUP, ICAO: SKVP) serves as air terminal for the city of Valledupar, Colombia and as a small Colombian Air Force and Colombian Police air base. The airport is operated by Aerocivil and three commercial passenger airlines as well as two cargo ones serve the airport, the passenger airlines being LAN Colombia, EasyFly and Avianca.

Alfonso López Pumarejo Airport

Aeropuerto Alfonso López Pumarejo
Aeropuerto Alfonso Lopez.jpg
Airport typePublic
OperatorAerocivil Colombia
ServesValledupar, Colombia
Elevation AMSL485 ft / 148 m
Coordinates10°26′00″N 73°14′59″W / 10.43333°N 73.24972°W / 10.43333; -73.24972Coordinates: 10°26′00″N 73°14′59″W / 10.43333°N 73.24972°W / 10.43333; -73.24972
VUP is located in Colombia
Location of the airport in Colombia
Direction Length Surface
m ft
02/20 2,100 6,890 Asphalt
Statistics (2011)
Cargo Tonnes827
Aircraft operations6,853
Sources: WAD[1] GCM[2]

The Valledupar non-directional beacon (Ident: VUP) is located on the field. The Valledupar VOR-DME (Ident: VVP) is located 5.9 nautical miles (10.9 km) south of the airport.[3][4]

Airlines and destinationsEdit

Avianca Bogotá
EasyFly Barranquilla, Medellín
LATAM Colombia Bogotá

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