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Encyclopedia > McGuire Field
McGuire Field
IATA: SJI - ICAO: RPUH
Summary
Airport type public
Operator Air Transportation Office
Serves San Jose, Occidental Mindoro
Elevation AMSL 14 ft (4 m)
Coordinates 12°21′41.46″N, 121°02′47.90″E
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
10/28 6,024 1,836 Concrete

McGuire Field (IATA: SJIICAO: RPUH), also known as San Jose Airport, is an airport serving the general area of San Jose, the largest city in the province of Occidental Mindoro in the Philippines. It is one of three airports in Occidental Mindoro, the others being Mamburao Airport and Lubang Airport. The airport is classified as a trunkline airport, or a major commercial domestic airport, by the Air Transportation Office, a body of the Department of Transportation and Communications that is responsible for the operations of not only this airport but also of all other airports in the Philippines except the major international airports. An IATA airport code, also known an IATA location identifier or simply a location identifier [1], is a three-letter code designating many airports around the world, defined by the International Air Transport Association (IATA). ... The ICAO airport code (IPA pronunciation: ) is a four-letter alphanumeric code designating each airport around the world. ... San Jose is a 1st class municipality in the province of Occidental Mindoro, Philippines. ... The term above mean sea level (AMSL) refers to the elevation (on the ground) or altitude (in the air) of any object, relative to the average sea level. ... A foot (plural: feet) is any of several old units of distance or length, measuring around a quarter to a third of a meter. ... The metre, or meter (US), is a measure of length. ... Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically), Eckert VI projection; large version (pdf, 1. ... Runway 13R/31L of El Dorado International Airport, Bogotá, D.C. Aerial picture of a runway of Chennai International Airport, Tamil Nadu A runway is a strip of land on an airport, on which aircraft can take off and land. ... A foot (plural: feet) is any of several old units of distance or length, measuring around a quarter to a third of a meter. ... The metre, or meter (US), is a measure of length. ... An IATA airport code, also known an IATA location identifier or simply a location identifier [1], is a three-letter code designating many airports around the world, defined by the International Air Transport Association (IATA). ... The ICAO airport code (IPA pronunciation: ) is a four-letter alphanumeric code designating each airport around the world. ... San Jose is a 1st class municipality in the province of Occidental Mindoro, Philippines. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... The Philippines Department of Transportation and Communications (Filipino: Kagawaran ng Transportasyon at Komunikasyon), abbreviated as DOTC, is the executive department of the Philippine government responsible for the maintenance and expansion of viable, efficient, and dependable transportation and communications systems as effective instruments for national recovery and economic progress. ...


The origins of the airport's name is unknown. However, it is the only Philippine airport to deviate from standard airport naming procedures, lacking the word "airport" in its name.

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Airlines

The following airlines fly to McGuire Field:

Asian Spirit is an airline based in Manila in the Philippines. ...

Former airlines

Air Philippines is an airline based in Pasay City, in the Philippines. ... Philippine Airlines is the national airline of the Philippines. ... South East Asian Airlines or Seair is an airline based in the Philippines and is committed to serve remote destinations throughout the Philippines. ...

See also

External links

  • World Aero Data - San Jose Airport (SJI) Details

 
 

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