Palma de Mallorca Airport

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Palma de Mallorca Airport

Palma de Mallorca Airport is also known as Son Sant Joan Airport or Aeroport de Son Sant Joan, is an international airport located 8 km (5.0 mi) east of Palma, Mallorca, Spain, adjacent to the village of Can Pastilla. The airport on the Balearic Islands is Spain’s third largest airport after Madrid–Barajas and Barcelona-El Prat. The airport is the main base for the Spanish carrier Air Europa and also a focus airport for Ryanair, EasyJet, Vueling and Jet2.com. The airport shares runways with the nearby Son Sant Joan Air Force Base, operated by the Spanish Air Force.

The interest of the Spanish Government in developing airmail during the first decades of the 20th century, led to a study of the possibility of establishing an air mail line to the Balearic Islands. Finally, in 1921, the company Aeromarítima Mallorquina established the postal line Barcelona – Palma, which used seaplanes in the port of Palma de Mallorca. Before the creation of this airline, trials were complete in two flat fields: Son Sant Joan and Son Bonet, both of which were later chosen for the construction of aerodromes.

 

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Siemens Logistics ensures seamless baggage handling at Palma de Mallorca Airport

New order to operate and maintain the conveyor system Increased reliability for one of the busiest airports in Spain Siemens Logistics has received an order to operate and maintain the baggage handling system at Palma de …

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Palam De Mallorca Airport
07611 Palma
Balearic Islands
Spain
  • +34 913 21 10 00