Punta Islita Airport
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|ICAO: MRIA – IATA: PBP|
|Name||Punta Islita Airport|
|Region||South America and Caribbean|
|Location||Corozalito, Guanacaste Province|
|Elevation||2.134 m |
7 ft2.134 m
|Coordinates||9° 51' 24.29" N, 85° 22' 14.24" W|
Islita Airport is an airport that serves the communities of Punta Islita in the Nandayure Canton of Costa Rica. The airport is at the village of Corozalito, 3 km1.62 nm
east of Punta Islita. It is the main access to a series of secluded beaches in southern Nicoya Peninsula.
The runway is in a coastal valley leading into mountainous terrain, and has a 30 feet (9.1 m) rise from south to north. There is rising terrain in all quadrants except the south, which is the Pacific Ocean shore.
Tropical savannah climate (Köppen climate classification Aw)
Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of MRIA
None on SKYbrary