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Melbourne Airport (MEL)

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Melbourne Airport is an international airport in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Its IATA code is MEL and is located latitude -37.67 and longitude 144.84 in Australia and operates in AEST time zone.

It has 74 scheduled arrival routes within Australia and 73 international scheduled routes. Melbourne Airport tipically handles 31,386,527 passengers per year, ranking as the 2nd busiest airport in Australia.

It has 2 runways that allow night landings, and can handle virtually any type of aircraft such as oversized jumbo jets commercial jumbo jets and long haul transport aircraft. It regularly services large turboprop commuters, short and medium haul transport aircraft. It can support single engine aircraft, light twins, most business jets and commuter aircraft.

Airport Information

Latitude -37.67333000
Longitude 144.84333000
City Melbourne
Domestic Departures 73
Domestic Arrivals 74
International Departures 78
International Arrivals 73


Code Length Width Surface Lighted
09/27 7500 ft / 2286 m 148 ft / 45 m ASP Yes
16/34 11998 ft / 3656 m 197 ft / 60 m ASP Yes

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