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Cozumel International Airport (IATA: CZM, ICAO: MMCZ) is an international airport in the island of Cozumel, Quintana Roo, located on the Caribbean coast near Cancún, Mexico. It handles national and international air traffic for the city of San Miguel, Cozumel and handles hundreds of thousands of tourists on a year-round basis. The airport has two runways which are both equipped with Instrument Landing Systems (ILS).

Cozumel International Airport

Aeropuerto Internacional de Cozumel
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Summary
Airport typeCivil and military
OperatorMilitary of Mexico/Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste
LocationCozumel, Quintana Roo, Mexico
Elevation AMSL15 ft / 5 m
Coordinates20°30′54″N 86°55′44″W / 20.51500°N 86.92889°W / 20.51500; -86.92889
Website[1]
Map
CZM is located in Cozumel
CZM
CZM
Location of airport in Cozumel
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
11/29 8,858 2,700 Asphalt
05/23
Military use only
10,165 3,098 Asphalt
Statistics (2018)
Total passengers579,719
Ranking in Mexico31st Steady
Source: Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste[1]

As with the other nine airports in the Mexican southeast region, Cozumel International Airport is operated by the "Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste" (ASUR) Airport Group.

In 2003, the terminal was renovated and expanded. The airport is equipped with six boarding gates.

In 2017, the airport handled 541,598 passengers and in 2018 it handled 579,719 passengers.[1]

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Airlines and destinationsEdit

Busiest routesEdit

Busiest international routes at Cozumel International Airport (2018)[2]
Rank City Passengers Ranking Airline
1   United States, Dallas/Fort Worth 53,836   American Airlines, Sun Country Airlines, Vacation Express
2   United States, Atlanta 39,468   Delta Air Lines
3   United States, Houston-Intercontinental 28,028   United Airlines
4   United States, Miami 19,049   American Eagle
5   Canada, Toronto 12,603   Air Canada Rouge, Air Transat, Sunwing Airlines, WestJet
6   United States, Minneapolis 12,047   Delta Air Lines, Sun Country Airlines
7   Canada, Montréal 10,568   Air Canada Rouge, Air Transat, Sunwing Airlines
8   United States, Charlotte 7,385   American Airlines
9   United States, Chicago-O'Hare 5,603   American Airlines, United Airlines, Vacation Express
10   United States, Denver 2,348   2 United Airlines

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "ASUR Passenger Traffic" (Web). ASUR. Retrieved 28 February 2019.
  2. ^ "Traffic Statistics by Airline" (in Spanish). Secretaría de Combinaciones y Transportes. January 2019. Retrieved 6 February 2019.

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