Name: Murcia San Javier Airport
Airport Code: MJV
Murcia Airport is also known as Murcia-San Javier and as well as offering civilian flights it is also used by the Spanish military.
The airport is located just 17 miles (27.3km) south of the town of Murcia and like many airports within Spain it is operated by AENA.
Murcia airport is located on the Costa Calida but is ideal for those who are looking to spend time at the southern end of the Costa Blanca. It is especially handy for the resort town of Torrevieja as it is only a short journey.
The main airlines that provide flights to and from Murcia-San Javier airport include Air Berlin, BMi Baby, Easy Jet, Iberia, Jet2.com, Norwegian Air Shuttle and Ryanair. However, although the majority of these flights are available all year round some only operate during the summer months.
The airport has seen a sudden increase in the number of people arriving and leaving from it. AENA recorded that Murcia-San Javier during 1995 had just over 88,000 people arrive and leave. This figure then increased to over 848,000 in 2004 and then by 2006 they saw that this number had increased to well over 1,645,000.
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