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Seattle–Tacoma International Airport
Sea–Tac Airport
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Sea–Tac Airport in May 2012, looking south
IATA: SEAICAO: KSEAFAA LID: SEA
– WMO: 72793
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner/Operator Port of Seattle
Serves Seattle and Tacoma, Washington
Location SeaTac, Washington, U.S.
Hub for *Alaska Airlines
Elevation AMSL 433 ft / 132 m
Coordinates 47°26′56″N 122°18′34″W / 47.44889°N 122.30944°W / 47.44889; -122.30944Coordinates: 47°26′56″N 122°18′34″W / 47.44889°N 122.30944°W / 47.44889; -122.30944
Website portseattle.org/sea-tac
Maps
FAA diagram

Location of airport in Washington / United States

Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
16L/34R 11,901 3,627 Concrete
16C/34C 9,426 2,873 Concrete
16R/34L 8,500 2,591 Concrete
Statistics (2017)
Passengers 46,934,194 (2.62% up from 2016)
Aircraft movements 416,124 (.96% up from 2016)
Air Cargo (metric tons) 425,856 (16.22% up from 2016)
Sources: FAA and airport web site

Seattle–Tacoma International Airport (IATA: SEAICAO: KSEAFAA LID: SEA), also called Sea–Tac Airport or Sea–Tac (/ˈstæk/), is the airport in SeaTac, Washington for Seattle, Washington. It is 13 miles (21 km) south of downtown Seattle. The airport is the biggest in the Pacific Northwest and has many airlines, like Alaska Airlines and Delta Air Lines. It has three runways and three terminals.

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