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Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães International Airport

Airport information
Airport typePublic/Military
ServesSalvador da Bahia
Elevation20 m (64 ft)
Aircraft Operations114940
Metric tonnes of cargo43575

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Salvador-Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães International Airport , formerly called Dois de Julho International Airport is the airport serving Salvador da Bahia, Brazil. Since 16 June 1998 the airport is named after Luís Eduardo Maron Magalhães (1955 1998), an influent politician of the state of Bahia.

In 2010 the airport was ranked 6th in terms of transported passengers, 5th in terms of cargo handled, and 7th in terms of aircraft operations in Brazil, placing it amongst the busiest airports in the country. It is operated by Infraero.

Some of its facilities are shared with the Salvador Air Force Base of the Brazilian Air Force.

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