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Madrid-Torrejón Airport

Airport information
Airport typeMilitary/Public
OperatorCivil: Aena
Military: Spanish Air Force (Ejército del Aire)
Elevation618 m (2026 ft)

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Madrid-Torrejón Airport is a commercial airport in Spain. It is a joint-use facility between the Spanish Ministry of Defence and the Ministry of Public Works. The civil part is dedicated primarily to executive and private aviation. The airport is located 24 km (14.9 mi) northeast of Madrid, 5 mi (5 mi) west of Alcalá de Henares, and 1 mi (1 mi) NE of Torrejón de Ardoz. The military part (Base de Torrejón) is the base of several combat, logistics and electronic warfare units of the Ejército del Aire, the Spanish Air Force, among them the 12 Combat Wing with F-18 planes and the official planes of the President of the Government of Spain and the King of Spain. It is also the base of the European Union's Satellite Centre (EUSC). The airport was formerly home to US Air Force Torrejón Air Base.

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