Martinique Aimé Césaire International Airport is the main international airport of Martinique, an overseas department of France located in the Lesser Antilles archipelago in the Caribbean Sea. It is located in the commune of Le Lamentin, about 12 km (7.5 min) south of the capital, Fort-de-France.
The airport was opened in 1950 and was originally named Lamentin Airport. It was renamed in 2007 in honor of Aimé Césaire, a Martiniquan poet, playwright, and politician who was a major figure in the Négritude movement.
General Information about Martinique Aimé Césaire Airport
The following table is an overview of FDF Airport indicated below:
|Airport||Martinique Aimé Césaire International Airport|
|Martinique Aimé Césaire Airport Code||FDF|
|Martinique Aimé Césaire Airport Terminals||1|
|Martinique Aimé Césaire International Airport Runway||1|
|Martinique Aimé Césaire International Airport Coordinates||14°35′32″N 060°59′47″W|
|Martinique Aimé Césaire Airport Address||BP279, Le Lamentin 97285, Martinique|
|Official Phone Number||+596 596 42 19 95|
|Elevation||16 ft / 5 m|
Martinique Aimé Césaire Airport Code
Martinique Aimé Césaire International Airport is FDF. This three-letter IATA code is based on the name of the airport Martinique Aimé Césaire Airport.
|WORLD AREA CODE||+1|
|IATA METROPOLITAN CODE||FDF|
Martinique Aimé Césaire Airport Map
The Martinique Aimé Césaire Airport location Map is a useful tool for finding your way around the airport, and for planning your journey.
Martinique Aimé Césaire International Airport Runway
Martinique Aimé Césaire International Airport (FDF) features a single state-of-the-art runway:
|Name||Length (mtr)||Length (ft)||Surface|
Martinique Aimé Césaire Airport Terminal
Martinique Aimé Césaire International Airport has only one terminal, Terminal 1. It serves both domestic and international flights.
Nearest Airports to Martinique Aimé Césaire International Airport
Some of the closest airports to FDF Airport are:
- George F. L. Charles Airport – 64 km
- Hewanorra International Airport – 96 km
- Melville Hall Airport – 111 km
- Argyle International Airport – 160 km
- Vance W. Amory International Airport – 337 km
- Robert L. Bradshaw International Airport – 354 km
- Arthur Napoleon Raymond Robinson – 383 km
Airlines Operating from Martinique Aimé Césaire Airport (FDF)
The following airlines operate from Martinique Aimé Césaire Airport: