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General Jose Antonio Anzoategui International Airport Code BLA

Airport Codes

IATA CODE BLA
ICAO CODE SVBC
FAA CODE --
WORLD AREA CODE 388
COUNTRY CODE VEN
ZIP CODE Barcelona 6001
IATA METROPOLITAN CODE BLA

Airport coordinates

LAT / LON 10°6'39"N / -64°-41'-31"W

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Weather Observations

Station ID: SVBC
Observation Time: 12/03/2021 5:17 am

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About General Jose Antonio Anzoategui International Airport Code

General Anzoátegui Airport code is BLA. This three-letter IATA code is based on Barcelona city in Venezuela that the airport serves. Located 8 meters above sea level, General Jose Antonio Anzoategui International Airport (BLA Airport) is a hub for Avior Airlines. 

About General Anzoátegui Airport (BLA)

General Jose Antonio Anzoategui International Airport (BLA Airport) is one of the most important facilities in Venezuela. It connects this beautiful country to the rest of the world, hosts its guests with open arms from all walks of life, and welcomes a plethora of cultures with endless warmth. It is nestled in the heart of Barcelona–the city famous for the architectural wonders of Antoni Gaudi. 

General Jose Antonio Anzoategui International Airport (BLA Airport) has been named after Brigadier General who served during Venezuelan War of Independence.

General Anzoátegui Airport (BLA) Runways 

There are two runways at the airport: Runway 20 and Runway 33. They both have displaced thresholds of 300 meters and 240 meters respectively. Barcelona VORTAC is also located on the runway threshold about 0.36 nautical miles. 

Nearest Airport to General Anzoátegui Airport (BLA)

  • Anaco Airport : 87 km
  • Santiago Mariano Caribbean International Airport : 119 km
  • San Tome Airport : 159 km
  • Vamdrup Airport : 173 km
  • General Jose Francisco Bermudez Airport : 224 km
  • Guiria New : 265 km
  • Ciudad Bolivar Airport : 290 km
  • Simon Bolivar International Airport of Maiquetia : 343 km

Major Airlines Operating from General Anzoátegui Airport (BLA)

  • Avior Airlines
  • Conviasa
  • LASER Airlines
  • RUTACA Airlines

Runway Data

Name Length Width Surface Lighted
02-20 9,186 ft 131 ft Asphalt Yes
15-33 9,842 ft 131 ft Asphalt Yes

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