Palmas–Brigadeiro Lysias Rodrigues Airport (IATA: PMW, ICAO: SBPJ) is the airport serving Palmas, Brazil. The airport is named after Brigadier Lysias Augusto Rodrigues (1896-1957), one of the founding figures of the Brazilian Air Force and crucial to the integration of Tocantins to Brazil via the passenger air services of the Brazilian Air Force.
Palmas–Brigadeiro Lysias Rodrigues Airport
Aeroporto de Palmas–Brigadeiro Lysias Rodrigues
|Elevation AMSL||236 m / 774 ft|
It is operated by Infraero.
The airport was commissioned on October 5, 2001. It has an area of 23,739,952.00m² which is enough to future expansions. The terminal has 12,300m² and a capacity for 2 100,000 passengers/year.
Airlines and destinationsEdit
|Azul Brazilian Airlines||Campinas, Goiânia|
|Gol Transportes Aéreos||Brasília, Salvador da Bahia (begins 18 December 2020)|
|LATAM Brasil||São Paulo–Guarulhos|
The airport is located 20 km (12 mi) from downtown Palmas.
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