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Mariscal Lamar Airport



Mariscal Lamar Airport
Aeropuerto Mariscal Lamar
Interior of Mariscal Lamar Airport
IATA: CUE – ICAO: SECU
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Corporación Aeroportuaria de Cuenca
Serves Cuenca, Ecuador
Elevation AMSL 8,306 ft / 2,532 m
Coordinates 02°53′22″S 078°59′04″W / 2.88944°S 78.98444°W / -2.88944; -78.98444
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
05/23 1,900 6,234 Asphalt
Source: DAFIF

Mariscal Lamar's runway

Mariscal Lamar Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto Mariscal Lamar) (IATA: CUE, ICAO: SECU) is an airport serving Cuenca, a city in the province of Azuay in Ecuador.

Facilities

The airport resides at an elevation of 8,306 feet (2,532 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 05/23 with an asphalt surface measuring 6,234 by 118 feet (1,900 × 36 m).. Since 2002 the ILS system for the airport is available and fully operational.

Airlines and destinations


A TAME Airbus A320 with the new colors parked in the Mariscal Lamar Airport in Cuenca, Ecuador
A TAME Airbus A320 with the new colors parked in the Mariscal Lamar Airport in Cuenca, Ecuador
Airlines Destinations
AeroGal Guayaquil, Quito
Air Cuenca Guayaquil, Quito
LAN Ecuador Guayaquil, Quito
Star Perú Chiclayo [begins 3 November]
TAME Guayaquil, Quito, Lago Agrio

Incidents

  • On 20 October 1971, a Vickers Viscount of SAETA was hijacked by six people. It landed at Cuenca Airport.
  • On 8 October 1982, Vickers Viscount HC-ATV of SAN Ecuador was damaged beyond economic repair.
  • On 11 July 1983, a Boeing 737 operating a TAME flight from Quito to Cuenca, crashed killing all 117 on board on finals to the runway, this is the deadliest incident involving TAME ever


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General Info
Country Ecuador
ICAO ID SECU
Time UTC-5
Latitude -2.889467
02° 53' 22.08" S
Longitude -78.984397
078° 59' 03.83" W
Elevation 8306 feet
2532 meters
Magnetic Variation 000° W (01/06)
Beacon Yes
Operating Agency CIVIL GOVERNMENT, (LANDING FEES AND DIPLOMATIC CLEARANCE MAY BE REQUIRED)
Near City Cuenca
Operating Hours SEE REMARKS FOR OPERATING HOURS OR COMMUNICATIONS FOR POSSIBLE HOURS


Communications
CUENCA RDO 126.9
121.5
GND 121.9
APP/TWR 122.3


Runways
ID Dimensions Surface PCN ILS
05/23 6234 x 118 feet
1900 x 36 meters
ASPHALT - YES


Navaids
Type ID Name Channel Freq Distance From Field Bearing From Navaid
VOR-DME CUV CUENCA 092X 114.5 5.2 NM 230.2
NDB CUR CUENCA - 221 2.7 NM 233.8


Remarks
CAUTION Ant farm W of rwy rng in hgt fr 27' to 1818' AGL.
FUEL (NC-A1)
OPR HOURS Opr 1100-0100Z.



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