Other major reasons to serve this airport
- Region with a strong economy and a high-yield catchment area.
- Seville has three UNESCO World Heritage Sites: the largest Gothic Christian cathedral in the world and the third largest church in the world, the Alcazar of Seville and the Archivo de Indias.
- Tourists can enjoy wandering through the narrow streets and main avenues, seeing the magnificent monuments and buildings which contribute to the city’s fascinating heritage, many of them standing since the Moorish conquest in the 8th century.
- Significant investment in advanced technologies. Seville is an Airbus stronghold, and also features the world’s biggest solar energy plant.
- The Holy Week and the Feria de Abril are among the most famous and well-know events in Spain. The Cinema Festival is becoming more and more popular in recent years.
- Additionally, in 2015 Seville Airport was certified by the Spanish Aviation Safety Agency (AESA), meeting the international standards recommended by ICAO. The certification, valid indefinitely, entails both safety improvements and meeting international technical standards.
Marketing and other support
Aena offers airlines an extensive range of incentives. See the new incentive that Aena offers airlines in 2017 and discover which one suits your type of operation best:
- For new routes;
- For increasing number of passengers on a route: on long-haul routes, on airports with less than three million passengers and seasonal airports during the off-peak season;
- Off-peak days;
- Connecting flights;
- Freight: is exempted of cargo charge from the 5 July 2014;
- The Spanish Governement has approved an 11% reduction in all the airport charges in the period 2017-2021 (2.2% annually). It will be effective as of 1 March 2017.
The conditions of the Aena Incentive scheme and PR support are according to the wording included in the legislation in force. For more information please visit: http://www.aena.es/en/airlines/incentives.html
Aena collaborates on an ongoing basis with airlines on aspects such as organising events relating to first flights, advertising in media belonging to Aena, press releases, publicity on social networks, information to travel agencies associations etc. All of this is geared towards achieving greater visibility and publicity for the launch of new routes or new bases.
For more information please visit: http://www.aena.es/en/airlines/promotional-marketing.html
Potential cooperation from the Spanish Tourism Board (Tourspain): email@example.com
Market information: statistics and market analysis on request at firstname.lastname@example.org
- 30-minute catchment area: 1,602,512 population.
- 60-minute catchment area: 2,253,975 population.
- 120-minute catchment area: 4,283,638 population.
- Portuguese zones not included in these figures.
Under-served freight opportunities and other economic impact factors
- Located 10 kilometres north-west of the city.
- From Seville, there is a connection to the national motorway A-4 towards Madrid, via the San Pablo motorway.
- Line EA: Airport Special.
Infrastructure & Operations
- Runway(s): One (3,360 metres).
- Slot Coordinated: Facilitated.
- Operating hours: Summer 04:30-23:00 (+2h PPR); Winter 05:30-24:00 (+2h PPR).
- Terminals: One.
- AIP: http://www.enaire.es/csee/Satellite/navegacion-aerea/es/Page/1078418725163/?other=1083158950596#ancla3
Important infrastructure developments and/or other news
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- Passengers (commercial): 2.4m domestic passengers; 2.1m international passengers.
- Air Transport Movements: 99% scheduled flights; 1% charter flights.
- Freight: 6,619 tonnes.
- Largest carriers (top five): Vueling, Ryanair, Transavia, Iberia Express and easyJet.