Cagliari Elmas Airport

Cagliari Elmas Airport (IATA: CAG, ICAO: LIEE) is an international airport located in the territory of Elmas, near Cagliari, on the Italian island of Sardinia.

Cagliari Elmas Airport

International "Mario Mameli"

Aeroporto di Cagliari
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Summary
Airport typeMilitary/Public
OperatorSo.G.Aer. S.p.A.
ServesCagliari, Sardinia
Focus city for
Elevation AMSL13 ft / 4 m
Coordinates39°15′05.29″N 09°03′15.42″E / 39.2514694°N 9.0542833°E / 39.2514694; 9.0542833
WebsiteOfficial website
Map
CAG is located in Sardinia
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Location of the airport in Sardinia
CAG is located in Italy
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CAG (Italy)
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
14/32 2,804 9,199 Asphalt
Statistics (2019)
Passengers4747806
Passenger change 2018–19Increase 8.6%
Aircraft movements39691
Movements change 2017–18Increase 11.9%
Statistics from Assaeroporti[1]

HistoryEdit

 
Check-in hall

The airport opened on 3 May 1937.[2] It was upgraded in 2003 and the terminal was expanded and provided with 6 jetbridges for passenger boarding, with a capacity of 4 million passengers per year. In 2018, the airport handled 4,370,014 passengers. It was named in 1937 after Mario Mameli, a bomber pilot from the fascist-era Italian airforce shot down in the Second Italo-Ethiopian War.

Airlines and destinationsEdit

AirlinesDestinations
Air Dolomiti Florence
Air France Seasonal: Paris–Charles de Gaulle
Air Malta Malta
Alitalia Milan–Linate, Rome–Fiumicino
Seasonal: Bergamo
Austrian Airlines Seasonal: Vienna
Blue Air Turin
British AirwaysSeasonal: London–Gatwick
easyJet Milan–Malpensa, Venice
Seasonal: Basel/Mulhouse, Berlin–Tegel, Naples, Nice, Paris–Orly, Toulouse
easyJet Switzerland Seasonal: Basel/Mulhouse, Geneva
Edelweiss Air Seasonal: Zürich
Eurowings Seasonal: Cologne/Bonn, Düsseldorf, Stuttgart
Iberia Express Seasonal: Madrid
KLM Seasonal: Amsterdam
Lufthansa Seasonal: Frankfurt, Munich
Luxair Seasonal: Luxembourg
Neos Seasonal: Milan–Malpensa, Verona
Pobeda Seasonal: Moscow–Vnukovo
Ryanair Bari, Beauvais, Bergamo, Bologna, Budapest, Catania, Charleroi, Cuneo, Hahn, Kraków, London–Stansted, Madrid, Milan–Malpensa ,[3] Naples ,[4] Palermo (begin 3 December 2020), Parma, Perugia (begins 4 December 2020)[5] Pisa, Porto, Rome–Ciampino, Seville, Treviso, Turin ,[6] Valencia, Verona
Seasonal: Alicante, Dublin, Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden, Manchester, Trieste, Vienna, Warsaw–Modlin, Weeze, Wroclaw
SkyAlpsSeasonal charter: Bolzano (begins 22 May 2021)[7]
SmartwingsSeasonal: Prague
VoloteaGenoa, Naples, Palermo, Turin, Verona
Seasonal: Ancona, Athens, Bilbao, Bordeaux, Deauville, Hannover, Lyon, Marseille, Nantes, Pescara, Prague, Strasbourg, Toulouse, Venice
VuelingBarcelona
Wizz AirBucharest[8]

Ground transportationEdit

The airport is about 7 km from Cagliari city centre. A railway station serving the airport enables connections to most Sardinian towns.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Statistiche - Assaeroporti". www.assaeroporti.com.
  2. ^ Cagliari-Airport.com. "Cagliari Airport - Cagliari International Airport Elmas (CAG)". www.cagliari-airport.com.
  3. ^ https://www.aviomedia.net/2020/02/13/basi-milano/
  4. ^ Liu, Jim. "Ryanair schedules new domestic links from Naples from late-Oct 2020". Routesonline. Retrieved 1 October 2020.
  5. ^ https://www.umbria24.it/economia/non-solo-palermo-e-catania-da-dicembre-con-ryanair-voli-da-perugia-per-cagliari-e-lamezia
  6. ^ https://www.routesonline.com/news/38/airlineroute/294255/ryanair-expands-turin-network-in-late-oct-2020/
  7. ^ https://www.rainews.it/tgr/bolzano/articoli/2019/12/blz-Aeroporto-di-Bolzano-nuovi-voli-linea-Bolzano-Roma-Sud-Italia-Gostner-Skyalps-76c25ded-2715-4dbe-8520-458aa203693b.html
  8. ^ https://airlinestravel.ro/wizz-air-anunta-8-rute-noi-de-la-bucuresti-cagliari-copenhaga-bergen-hamburg-karlsruhe-baden-baden-memmingen-santorini-si-mykonos.html

External linksEdit

  Media related to Cagliari Elmas airport at Wikimedia Commons