Diego Aracena International Airport

Diego Aracena International Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto Internacional Diego Aracena) (IATA: IQQ, ICAO: SCDA) is an airport serving Iquique, capital of the Tarapacá Region in Chile. The airport is on the Pacific coast 48 kilometres (30 mi) south of the city. It shares a runway with Los Cóndores Air Base (Base Aérea Los Cóndores), home to the First Air Brigade of the Chilean Air Force (Fuerza Aérea de Chile).

Diego Aracena International Airport
Aereopuerto Diego Aracena.jpg
Summary
Airport typePublic / Military
OperatorA-port Operaciones S.A.
ServesIquique, Chile
LocationChucumata
Elevation AMSL156 ft / 48 m
Coordinates20°32′08″S 70°10′53″W / 20.53556°S 70.18139°W / -20.53556; -70.18139Coordinates: 20°32′08″S 70°10′53″W / 20.53556°S 70.18139°W / -20.53556; -70.18139
Map
IQQ is located in Chile
IQQ
IQQ
Location of the airport in Chile
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
01/19 3,350 10,991 Asphalt
Source: WAD,[1] GCM,[2] STV[3]

The Iquique VOR-DME (Ident: IQQ) is 9.6 nautical miles (17.8 km) north of the airport. The Diego Aracena non-directional beacon (Ident: R) is located on the field.[4][5]

Airlines and destinationsEdit

AirlinesDestinations
Amaszonas La Paz, Santa Cruz de la Sierra–Viru Viru
Andes Líneas Aéreas Seasonal: Salta
JetSmart Antofagasta, Concepción, La Serena, Santiago de Chile
LATAM Chile Arica, Santiago de Chile
Sky Airline Arica, Santiago de Chile

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