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Cardiff Airport

Airport information
Airport typePublic
OwnerTBI plc
OperatorCardiff Airport Ltd.
South Wales
Mid Wales
West Wales
LocationRhoose, Vale of Glamorgan
Elevation67 m (220 ft)
Passenger change 09-10(-)13.9%
Aircraft Movements25645
Movements change 09-10(-)5.0%

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Cardiff Airport ( ) is an international airport serving Cardiff, and the rest of South, Mid and West Wales. Around 1.4 million passengers passed through the airport in 2010.

It is located in the village of Rhoose, Vale of Glamorgan, 12 mi (19.3 km) west of the city centre of Cardiff, the country's largest city and capital.

Cardiff Airport is owned by TBI plc. It is the only airport in Wales offering international scheduled flights; is served by scheduled, low-fare, business and charter carriers; and also supports corporate and general aviation. The majority of international flights are to Spain, Ireland and the Netherlands. There are also transatlantic charter flights to the Caribbean.

The airport is a base for Manx2, Thomson Airways and Thomas Cook Airlines with Flybe being the largest carrier at Cardiff Airport.

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