Providenciales International Airport

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Providenciales International Airport
Providenciales Airport.jpg
IATA: PLSICAO: MBPV
Summary
OperatorProvidenciales Airport Company
LocationProvidenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands
Hub forAir Turks and Caicos
Elevation AMSL15 ft / 5 m
Coordinates21°46′25″N 72°15′57″W / 21.77361°N 72.26583°W / 21.77361; -72.26583Coordinates: 21°46′25″N 72°15′57″W / 21.77361°N 72.26583°W / 21.77361; -72.26583
Websitewww.ProvoAirport.com
Map
MBPV is located in Turks and Caicos Islands
MBPV
Location in Providenciales
Runways
DirectionLengthSurface
mft
10/282,8049,199Asphalt
Source: DAFIF[1][2]
 
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Providenciales International Airport
Providenciales Airport.jpg
IATA: PLSICAO: MBPV
Summary
OperatorProvidenciales Airport Company
LocationProvidenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands
Hub forAir Turks and Caicos
Elevation AMSL15 ft / 5 m
Coordinates21°46′25″N 72°15′57″W / 21.77361°N 72.26583°W / 21.77361; -72.26583Coordinates: 21°46′25″N 72°15′57″W / 21.77361°N 72.26583°W / 21.77361; -72.26583
Websitewww.ProvoAirport.com
Map
MBPV is located in Turks and Caicos Islands
MBPV
Location in Providenciales
Runways
DirectionLengthSurface
mft
10/282,8049,199Asphalt
Source: DAFIF[1][2]

Providenciales International Airport (IATA: PLSICAO: MBPV) on the island of Providenciales is the main international airport serving the Turks and Caicos Islands, an overseas territory of the United Kingdom. It is operated by Turks and Caicos Islands Airports Authority (TCIAA). The territory's other international airport is JAGS McCartney International Airport on Grand Turk Island. Currently, there are more than 12,000 commercial aircraft operations.

There are plans for the TCIAA to either extend or build a new terminal after having recently completed the extension of the runway, which currently stands at 2,807 m (9,209 ft) long.

Facilities[edit source | edit]

The airport resides at an elevation of 15 ft (5 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 10/28 with an asphalt surface measuring 2,807 m × 45 m (9,209 ft × 148 ft).[1] [3]

Airlines and destinations[edit source | edit]

Passenger[edit source | edit]

AirlinesDestinations
Air CanadaToronto-Pearson
Seasonal: Halifax, Montréal-Trudeau, Ottawa
Air Turks and CaicosGrand Turk, Kingston, Nassau, Puerto Plata, Santiago de los Caballeros, South Caicos
American AirlinesMiami
BahamasairNassau
British AirwaysLondon-Heathrow, Nassau
Delta Air LinesAtlanta
JetBlue AirwaysNew York-JFK
Seasonal: Boston
Sunrise AirwaysCap-Haitien (begins 26 August 2013)[4]
United AirlinesNewark
US AirwaysCharlotte
Seasonal: Boston, Philadelphia
WestJetToronto-Pearson
Seasonal: Montréal-Trudeau

Cargo[edit source | edit]

AirlinesDestinations
AmeriflightSantiago de los Caballeros
Contract Air CargoMiami, Santiago de los Caballeros
Corporate AirAguadilla, Santiago de los Caballeros
Merlin ExpressAguadilla, Santiago de los Caballeros
Skyway EnterprisesSantiago de los Caballeros

References[edit source | edit]

  1. ^ a b Airport information for MBPV at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.
  2. ^ Airport information for PLS at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective Oct. 2006).
  3. ^ http://tciairports.com/brochure-2012.pdf
  4. ^ http://www.aviationpros.com/press_release/11118289/sunrise-airways-spreads-its-wings-to-turks-caicos

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