Trelew Airport Information

Almirante Marcos A. Zar Airport (IATA: REL) is an airport in Chubut Province, Argentina, named after the Argentine Navy Admiral and aviator Marcos Andres Zar. The airport serves the cities of Trelew and Rawson. Two airlines operate regularly to the airport, LADE and Aerolineas Argentinas, and in May 2009 the latter is supposed to start direct international flights to Sao Paulo, Brazil.

This airport is 7km from Trelew and 26km from Rawson (capital city of Chubut). It has a 3,500m² passenger terminal and 126,000m² of runways. It has a parking places for 128 cars.

It is also home of the Argentine Naval Aviation squadron of P-3 Orions.

Here are some of the major Airlines that service Almirante Marcos A. Zar Airport:

  • Aerolineas Argentinas: Buenos Aires-Aeroparque, El Calafate, Ushuaia
  • LADE: Bahia Blanca, Buenos Aires-Aeroparque, Comodoro Rivadavia, Cordoba, Mar del Plata, Necochea, Parana, San Antonio Oeste, Viedma
  • Pluna: Montevideo

The above mentioned information is taken from: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Almirante_Marcos_A._Zar_Airport.