Mexicali International Airport
General Rodolfo Sánchez Taboada International Airport (IATA: MXL, ICAO: MMML) Is an international airport located outside Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico, near the U.S.-Mexico border. It is the northern-most airport in Mexico. It is named after Mexican military officer, politician and former Governor of Baja California Rodolfo Sánchez Taboada.
General Rodolfo Sánchez Taboada International Airport
Aeropuerto Internacional de Mexicali General Rodolfo Sánchez Taboada
|Airport type||Public, Military|
|Operator||Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacífico|
|Serves||Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico|
|Elevation AMSL||23 m / 75 ft|
|Website||Mexicali International Airport|
Source: Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacífico
The General Rodolfo Sánchez Taboada International Airport is located 20 kilometres east of the City of Mexicali. The airport is 535 hectares in area, with an asphalt runway 2600 metres long and 45 metres wide, designed to handle aircraft such as the Boeing 737, Boeing 757 and Airbus A320. It has two taxiways, 385 and 460 metres long by 23 metres wide.
The airport has two aprons, one for commercial aviation, made of hydraulic concrete with three parking positions; and another for general aviation, made of asphalt, with 24 parking positions and three helipads. It also has a building for Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting, a machinery room, visual aids, control tower, three hangars and a water treatment plant.
Thanks to the opening of new routes during 2018, the airport experienced the highest growth percentage in the country: in 2017 the airport served 794,152 passengers, while in 2018 it served 1,130,541 passengers, an increase of 41.6%.
Airlines and destinationsEdit
|Aeroméxico Connect||Mexico City|
|Calafia Airlines||Culiacán, La Paz|
|Volaris||Chihuahua, Culiacán, Guadalajara, León/El Bajío, Mexico City, Monterrey, Morelia (ends October 23, 2019)|
|1||Jalisco, Guadalajara||217,899||1||VivaAerobus, Volaris|
|2||Mexico City, Mexico City||201,206||1||Aeroméxico, Aeroméxico Connect, Volaris|
|3||Sinaloa, Culiacán||54,188||Calafia Airlines, TAR, Volaris|
|4||Nuevo León, Monterrey||40,830||VivaAerobus, Volaris|
|8||Baja California, Tijuana||345||1|
|10||Jalisco, Puerto Vallarta||109|
- General Rodolfo Sanchez Taboada International Airport
- Airport information for MMML at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.
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