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Capitan Corbeta La Curbelo International Airport
The Caption Corbeta La Curbelo International Airport is the main airport that serves the city of Punta del Este in Uruguay. Formerly known as Laguna del Sauce International Airport, it is the second busiest airport in the country.
This public civilian and military airport is shared with the National Navy of Uruguay, who use parts of the airport's facilities and services. Opened in 1997 with a modern building that was designed by renowned Uruguayan architect Charles Ott, it is located in Piriapolis, in the region of Maldonaldo.
The airport has two asphalt runways and is operated by the Consorcio Aeropuertos Internacionales S.A. There are only two airlines that operate with scheduled flights at the airport and these are Aerolineas Argentinas and BQB Lineas Aereas. Both airlines offer flights to Buenos Aires – Aeroparque and Florianopolis.
Though the airport is currently handing few flights, it is used by many passengers as the main point of entry to the city. Punta del Este is a highly popular beach resort city located on the Atlantic coast of Uruguay. Tourist boom usually happens in the summer season, where the airport always has a heavy influx of passengers. Most of the people who come to the city through the airport are those coming from Buenos Aires.
Even though the airport is modest, it has a mission on providing passengers with services that exceed expectations. They also offer airlines specialized equipment and advanced technology.
Passengers can fully enjoy convenience and relaxation at the airport terminal with all the facilities it offers. The VIP Club is offered to those who want a more private and luxurious place to wait. Personalized service is given to VIP passengers, giving exclusive and modern amenities, a business centre, meeting room, shower facilities and other special services. Passengers on business travel can also make use of the airport's meeting rooms that are available for rent.
There are several establishments that offer good shopping at the airport. A Duty Free shop is available, with items for sale such as watches, jewelry, spirits and liquor, chocolate and sweets and many more. There's also a boutique inside, a bookstore and currency exchange services. If you need to buy some souvenirs, there are 4 shops at the airport that offer handicrafts from local craftsmen.
If you need to get a bite to eat before your flight, there are a few places to eat inside, including fast food joints. A McDonald's restaurant can be found at the airport.
There are two travel agencies to provide you with booking and tour services. A tourist information desk can also be found.
The airport's taxi company is a good mode of transportation for many passengers but car rentals and a bus stop can also be availed at the airport.