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Tocumen International Airport
Aeropuerto Internacional de Tocumen
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IATA: PTYICAO: MPTOFAA LID: PTY
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Tocumen S.A.
Serves Panama City, Panama
Location Tocumen
Hub for Copa Airlines
Elevation AMSL 135 ft / 41 m
Coordinates 9°04′17″N 79°23′01″W / 9.07139°N 79.38361°W / 9.07139; -79.38361Coordinates: 9°04′17″N 79°23′01″W / 9.07139°N 79.38361°W / 9.07139; -79.38361
Website tocumenpanama.aero
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Location in Panama

Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
03R/21L 3,050 10,007 Concrete
03L/21R 2,682 8,799 Asphalt
Statistics (2018)
Passengers 16,242,679
Source: WAD STV GCM

Tocumen International Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto Internacional de Tocumen) (IATA: PTYICAO: MPTO) is the international airport of Panama City, the capital of Panama. The airport serves as the homebase for Copa Airlines. It is a regional hub to and from the Caribbean, South, North and Central America.

There is high terrain to the north of the airport. The Tocumen VOR-DME (Ident: TUM) and non-directional beacon (Ident: AT) are located just south of the field.


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