Ponta Delgada Handling



Informação do Aeroporto
Airport Information
Time UTC -1
Latitude 37 44 31N
Longitude 025 41 52W
Elevation/ REF temperature 79M/259FT/23º C (AUG)
Type Traffic Permited Civil
Mag. Variation / Annual Change 09º W (2006) / 0,17º Decreasing
Type Traffic IFR / VFR
Island Group Oriental 
Operating Hours 06:15am/00:00
International Clearance Status Airport Entry
Category for fire fighting CAT7; CAT 8 and CAT 9 - Available by prior arrangements with Airport Director
Daylight Saving Time Last Sunday of March to Last Sunday of October


Runway identification number 12 and 30
Dimensions 2323*45
Surface Asphalt


Fuel/Oil types JET A1 / BPTO2389 - Turbo Oil and BPTO2380 - Turbo Oil
Fuelling facilities/capacity Hydrant system and fuel trucks. Maximum delivery rate: 2200 liters per minute

Aviation Schedules: 06:00am/10:00pm
Mobile: (+351) 918025215 | (+351) 961562655
Phone: (+351) 296 628 396
Fax: (+351) 296 628 397
Email: aeroporto.pdl@saaga.pt

Mobile: (+351) 917579095
Phone: (+351) 296 306 712
Fax: (+351) 296 306 713
Internal: 81712
Email: pontadelgada.airport@ec1.bp.com


Caution Bird Hazard Warning


Caution Bird Hazard Warning


Handling Services Yes No
ATC Flight Filing* x  
NOTAM Briefings* x  
Route Weather Briefing* x  
Catering Arrangements x  
Ground Transportation x  
Crew and Pax Accommodations x  
Local Supervision x  
Ground Handling Services x  
Customs and Immigration Services Assistance x  
Cargo and Baggage Services x  
Slot Coordination PDL APRT x  
VIP Terminal Lounge x  

*Made in ATS Reporting Office (ARO) and METEO Office.


Handling Contacts
Handling Station Manager: Paulo Batista
Mobile: (+351) 924 058 814
Phone: (+351) 296 205 410 
Fax: (+351) 296 205 415
Email: pdlklsp@sata.pt
Ground Freq. VHF 131,6


Handling EQPT's Yes No Max. high Tons
Loader x   5,58m 7000Kg (15,400lb)
Airpower x   x x
Forklift x   2,3 3000 Kg
Aircraft Steps x   4,83 x
Ground Power 120 KVA x   x x
Ground Power 90 KVA x   x x
Portable water service x   x x
LAV Services x   x x


Other EQPT's
Type Model Quantity Capacity Observation
Towbarless tractor FMC PTS-3R/EXPEDITER 160 2 A300, A310, A319, A320, A321, MD80, B737, 757, B767 Without spear
Tow tractor Tow Tractor FMC B600 2 Até às 240Tn de MTOW (A318, 319, A321, A310, A330, A340, B737, B757, B767) 2 Narrowbody/Widebody
2 Dash 200 e 400


Island Contacts Yes No
Caterer x  
5 Stars Hotel x  
4 Stars Hotel x  
3 Stars Hotel x  
Rent Car x  


Things To Do
Sports and Leisure Birds Watching Big Game Fishing
Horse riding Whale Watching Rent-a-Yatch
Spelunk  Scuba-diving Gastronomic Routs
Gymnasiums Paintball Squash
Golf Paragliding Surf/Bodyboard
Bowling Hiking Tennis
Canoeing Cruises Therapy Massages
Kart-cross Jeep Tours Shooting
Sailing Quad Tours Windsurf


Useful Links
ANAC - Autoridade Nacional da Aviação Civil
ANA - Aeroportos de Portugal
NAV - Navegação Aerea de Portugal
Ipma - Instituto Português do Mar e da Atmosfera
IATA - International Air Transport Association
ICAO - International Civil Aviation Organization
AIP Portugal




 Handling Request Form