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San Francisco International Airport
Aerial view of San Francisco International Airport 2010.jpg
IATA: SFOICAO: KSFOFAA LID: SFO
– WMO: 72494
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner City & County of San Francisco
Operator San Francisco Airport Commission
Serves San Francisco
Location San Mateo County (unincorporated)
Hub for
Elevation AMSL 13 ft / 4 m
Coordinates 37°37′08″N 122°22′30″W / 37.61889°N 122.375°W / 37.61889; -122.375Coordinates: 37°37′08″N 122°22′30″W / 37.61889°N 122.375°W / 37.61889; -122.375
Website FlySFO.com
Map

Location within the San Francisco Peninsula

Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
10L/28R 11,870 3,618 Asphalt
10R/28L 11,381 3,469 Asphalt
1R/19L 8,646 2,635 Asphalt
1L/19R 7,500 2,286 Asphalt
Statistics (2013)
Passenger boardings 21,706,567
Passenger volume 44,944,201
and FAA

San Francisco International Airport (IATA: SFOICAO: KSFOFAA LID: SFO) is the airport which serves San Francisco, California. It is 13 miles (21 km) south of downtown San Francisco. It is near Millbrae and San Bruno in unincorporated San Mateo County.

Airlines

The following airlines go to San Francisco International Airport:

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