Antonio Rivera Rodríguez Airport

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Antonio Rivera Rodríguez Airport is a public airport on the island of Vieques in Puerto Rico.wikipedia
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Vieques Air Link

For decades, the airport has been the hub of Vieques Air Link, and also a destination for a number of small airlines.
In 2008, VAL added a new route between Antonio Rivera Rodríguez Airport (VQS) in Vieques and the new José Aponte de la Torre Airport (RVR) at the former Roosevelt Roads Naval Base in Ceiba, shortening the flight between Vieques and the Puerto Rican mainland to seven or eight minutes in a Cessna Caravan.

Vieques Air Link Flight 901A

Vieques Air Link Flight 901A was a flight from Vieques Airport, Vieques, Puerto Rico, to St. Croix, United States Virgin Islands that crashed on August 2, 1984, killing all nine passengers and crew on board.

Fernando Luis Ribas Dominicci Airport

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Most of the commercial aviation operations are domestic flights such as to Ceiba, to Isla Grande Airport in San Juan, and to Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport in Carolina, a suburb of San Juan.

Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport

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Most of the commercial aviation operations are domestic flights such as to Ceiba, to Isla Grande Airport in San Juan, and to Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport in Carolina, a suburb of San Juan.
Domestic flights fly between Carolina and other local destinations, including Culebra, Mayagüez and Vieques.

Henry E. Rohlsen Airport

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Vieques, Puerto Rico

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Antonio Rivera Rodríguez Airport is a public airport on the island of Vieques in Puerto Rico.
Vieques is served by Antonio Rivera Rodríguez Airport, which currently accommodates only small propeller-driven aircraft.

Puerto Rico

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Antonio Rivera Rodríguez Airport is a public airport on the island of Vieques in Puerto Rico. In addition, many celebrities who travelled from all over Puerto Rico and the rest of Latin America to join the protesters arrived at Vieques through this airport.

National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems

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It is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a primary commercial service airport (more than 10,000 enplanements per year).

FAA airport categories

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It is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a primary commercial service airport (more than 10,000 enplanements per year).

Latin America

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In addition, many celebrities who travelled from all over Puerto Rico and the rest of Latin America to join the protesters arrived at Vieques through this airport.

Miss Puerto Rico

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When Carla Tricoli, a Vieques native, won the 2002 Miss Puerto Rico contest, her first flight as a beauty queen landed at Vieques Airport.

Jet aircraft

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The airport does not accept jet aircraft, but several international flights operate from it.

Carolina, Puerto Rico

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Most of the commercial aviation operations are domestic flights such as to Ceiba, to Isla Grande Airport in San Juan, and to Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport in Carolina, a suburb of San Juan.

Air medical services

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Air ambulance flights to San Juan are also available.

Envoy Air

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This would be done in preparation for American Eagle to start operations to the airport.

Elevation

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Antonio Rivera Rodríguez Airport covers an area of 124 acre at an elevation of 49 ft above mean sea level.

Sea level

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Antonio Rivera Rodríguez Airport covers an area of 124 acre at an elevation of 49 ft above mean sea level.

Tactical air navigation system

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The Roosevelt Roads TACAN (Ident: NRR) is located 10.4 nmi northwest of the airport.

VOR/DME

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The St Thomas VOR-DME (Ident: STT) is located 29.9 nmi east-northeast of the airport.

VORTAC

The San Juan VORTAC (Ident: SJU) is located 33.9 nmi west-northwest of the airport.

Ceiba, Puerto Rico

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Most of the commercial aviation operations are domestic flights such as to Ceiba, to Isla Grande Airport in San Juan, and to Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport in Carolina, a suburb of San Juan.

San Juan, Puerto Rico

San JuanSan Juan, PRSan Juan de Puerto Rico
Most of the commercial aviation operations are domestic flights such as to Ceiba, to Isla Grande Airport in San Juan, and to Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport in Carolina, a suburb of San Juan.