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Ministro Pistarini International Airport

Aerial view of the airport
Airport information
 Location of airport in Buenos Aires
Airport typePublic
OwnerArgentine Government (Minister of Federal Planning and Public Utilities)
OperatorAeropuertos Argentina 2000
ServesBuenos Aires
LocationEzeiza, Argentina
Elevation21 m (67 ft)
Total Passengers8786807
Aircraft Movement93346

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Ministro Pistarini International Airport ( ) , more commonly known as Ezeiza International Airport owing to its location within the Ezeiza Partido in the Greater Buenos Aires, is an international airport located 22 km (13.7 mi) south-southwest of Buenos Aires, the capital city of Argentina. It is the country's largest international airport by number of passengers handled -85% of international traffic-, and serves as a hub for the international services of Aerolíneas Argentinas and LAN Argentina. Covering an area of 3475 ha (8586.9 acre), the airport serves both the city of Buenos Aires and its metropolitan area. It is operated by Aeropuertos Argentina 2000 S.A. since 1998.

Ministro Pistarini Airport was voted “2007 best airport in the region” following a survey carried out by Skytrax. However, it shifted to the third place in 2010, behind Arturo Merino Benítez International Airport and Jorge Chávez International Airport.

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