Terceira Handling



Terceira airport details
Airport Information
Time UTC -1
Latitude 38 45 43N
Longitude 027 05 27W
Elevation/ REF temperature 55M (180 FT) THR RWY 33 / 24,8ºC (AUG)
Type Potuguese Air Force Base 4. Civil Terminal located on Western Apron.
Mag. Variation / Annual Change 12º W (2006) / 0,17º Decreasing
Type Traffic Permited IFR / VFR
Island Group Central
Operating Hours Civil Operations: 06h00-00h00 / 00h00-06h00 Closed
SATA Handling on call 22h00/05h30 UTC
International Clearance Status Airport entry
Category for fire fighting CAT 7
Daylight Saving Time Last Sunday of March to Last Sunday of October


Runway details
Runway identification number 15 and 33
Dimensions 3314*60
Surface asphalt / concret
PCN 74/F/C/W/T


Airport supplies and equipment details
Fluel JET A1
Fuel Supplier


Fuel Capacity Galp Fuel trucks with 140 000 litres available. Delivery rate 4 000 litres/minutes


Airport remaks
PPR required
We are available to apply on your behalf.


Handling Services
Handling Services Yes No
ATC Flight Filing  
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 x  
VIP Terminal Lounge x  


Handling contacts
Handling Contacts
Handling Station Management: Edson Areias
Mobile: (+351) 917 950 355
Phone: (+351) 295 540 034 or (+351) 295 540 038 or (+351) 295 540 033
Fax: (+351) 295 543 204
Email: terkksp@sata.pt
SITA terowsp@sita.gmsmail.com
Ground Freq. VHF VHF 131,7MHZ


Handling EQPT'S
Handling EQPT'S Yes No Max. high Tons
Loader x   3.55 m 6
Airpower   x x
Forklift x   4.25 m 3
Aircraft Steps x   5.7 m 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


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


Local Capacities
Local Capacities
Hotel accommodation over 400 Rooms
First Aid, Medical Assistance, Ambulance and Hospital in Angra do Heroismo
Ranked in 25 Specialties (15KM from Aerodrome)


Things To Do
Things To Do
Whale Watching
Scuba Diving
Golf Course 18 holes, PAR 72 Length 5695m
The Cuisine of Terceira is marked by alcatra generaly made with fish or beef


Useful Links
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




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