|Palma de Mallorca Airport|
Aeropuerto de Palma de Mallorca
|IATA: PMI – ICAO: LEPA|
|Airport type||Public and military|
|Location||Palma de Mallorca, Spain|
|Elevation AMSL||7 m / 24 ft|
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Palma de Mallorca Airport or Aeropuerto de Palma de Mallorca (IATA: PMI, ICAO: LEPA) is an airport located approximately 8 km east of Palma de Mallorca, adjacent to the village C'an Pastilla. An IATA airport code, also known an IATA location identifier, IATA station code or simply a location identifier, is a three-letter code designating many The ICAO (ˌaɪˌkeɪˈoʊ Airport code or location indicator is a four-letter Alphanumeric Code designating each airport around An airport is a location where Aircraft such as airplanes, Helicopters and blimps take off and land Palma is the major City and port on the island of Majorca and capital city of the autonomous community of the Balearic Islands in Spain Previously known as Son Sant Joan Airport or Aeropuerto de Son Sant Joan, it is the third largest airport in Spain, after Madrid Barajas International Airport and Barcelona International Airport. Spain () or the Kingdom of Spain (Reino de España is a country located mostly in southwestern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula. Madrid-Barajas Airport (Aeropuerto de Madrid-Barajas is the main international airport serving the Spanish capital Madrid. Barcelona International Airport, also known as El Prat, is the main Airport serving Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. During the summer months it is one of the busiest airports in Europe. The airport is a hub for German carrier airberlin. Germany, officially the Federal Republic of Germany ( ˈbʊndəsʁepuˌbliːk ˈdɔʏtʃlant is a Country in Central Europe.
Son Sant Joan Airport occupies an area of 6. 3 km². Due to rapid growth of passenger numbers, additional infrastructure was added to the two terminals A (1965) and B (1972). An airport terminal is a building at an Airport where passengers transfer between ground transportation and the facilities that allow them to board and disembark from Airplanes This main terminal was designed by local architect Pere Nicolau Bonet and was officially opened on April 12, 1997. Events 467 - Anthemius is elevated to Emperor of the Western Roman Empire. Year 1997 ( MCMXCVII) was a Common year starting on Wednesday (link will display full 1997 Gregorian calendar The airport now consists four gate areas: Terminal A is mostly used for domestic flights, while Terminals B, C and D are for international traffic. The airport handles 25 million passengers per year, with a capacity to dispatch 12,000 passengers per hour. Future plans includes an increase of the passenger capacity to 32 million passengers in 2010 and to 38 million passengers in 2015.
Despite a decline in passenger numbers at the airport following the events of 11th September, 2001, numbers have risen steadily since 2001 with over 22. 3 million passengers using the airport in 2006. Year 2006 ( MMVI) was a Common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar.
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Since 2002 the former Terminal B is no longer in use. The new terminal B known as Módulo B or Interislas has been built next to the control tower, and is used for inter-Islands (Mahón and Ibiza) flights.
Terminal A, part of the original airport, is currently being used for the majority of British bound low fares and charter flights. Easyjet has its own set of boarding in this part of the airport, which has also been recently expanded to create two levels of gates.