General Francisco Mujica International Airport is an international airport located in Álvaro Obregón, Michoacán, Mexico. It serves the Metropolitan Area of Morelia, Michoacán, and is the largest airport in the state of Michoacán. In addition to providing domestic flights within Mexico, it serves as a gateway for international travel, connecting Central Mexico to multiple destinations in the United States.
The airport was inaugurated on April 13, 1984, and was named after former Governor of Michoacán Francisco José Múgica. In 2022, Morelia Airport handled 1,172,700 passengers, reaching the million-passenger milestone for the first time that year. It also ranked as the eighth-busiest airport in Mexico for international passenger traffic.
General Information about General Francisco Mujica Airport
The following table is an overview of MLM Airport indicated below:
|Airport||General Francisco Mujica International Airport|
|Operator/Owner||Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacífico|
|Serves||Morelia, Michoacán, Mexico|
|General Francisco Mujica Airport Code||MLM|
|General Francisco Mujica Airport Terminals||1|
|MLM Airport Runway||1|
|MLM Airport Coordinates||19°51′00″N 101°01′32″W|
|General Francisco Mujica Airport Address||Km. 27 Carretera Morelia-Zinapécuaro, 58920 Álvaro Obregón, Mich., Mexico|
|Contact Number||+52 443 313 6780|
|Elevation||1,839 m / 6,033 ft|
General Francisco Mujica Airport Code
General Francisco Mujica Airport code is MLM. This three-letter IATA code is based on the name of the airport General Francisco Mujica.
|WORLD AREA CODE||+1|
|IATA METROPOLITAN CODE||MLM|
General Francisco Mujica Airport Map
The General Francisco Mujica Airport location Map is a useful tool for finding your way around the airport, and for planning your journey.
General Francisco Mujica International Airport Runway
General Francisco Mujica Airport features a one state-of-the-art runway:
|Name||Length (mtr)||Length (ft)||Surface|
General Francisco Mujica Airport Terminal
General Francisco Mujica International Airport has only one terminal, which accommodates both arrivals and departures for domestic and international flights. The terminal is a single-story building with a total area of 12,060 square meters (129,800 sq ft) and features a variety of amenities, including check-in counters, baggage claim areas, restaurants, shops, and a VIP lounge.
Nearest Airports to General Francisco Mujica International Airport
Some of the closest airports to MLM Airport are:
- Lic. y Gen. Ignacio López Rayón International Airport – 135 km
- Del Bajío International Airport – 179 km
- Licenciado Adolfo López Mateos International Airport – 217 km
- Querétaro International Airport – 224 km
- Felipe Ángeles International Airport – 261 km
- Benito Juarez International Airport – 282 km
- Lázaro Cárdenas Airport – 343 km
Airlines Operating from General Francisco Mujica Airport
The following airlines operate from General Francisco Mujica Airport:
- Aeroméxico Connect
- American Airlines
- United Express