GCTS 171830Z 10008KT 080V140 9999 SCT020 24/20 Q1022 NOSIG
|Name (city):||Reina Sofia|
Tenerife South "Reina Sofia" Airport GCTS
Tenerife South Airport (IATA: TFS, ICAO: GCTS), previously known as Tenerife South-Reina Sofia Airport, is one of two international airports located on the island of Tenerife, the largest of the Canary Islands (the second one being Tenerife North Airport). The airport is the busier of the two Tenerife airports.
The airport is located in the municipality of Granadilla de Abona and was inaugurated on 6 November 1978, by Queen Sofía of Spain, to whom the airport is dedicated; by the end of its first year, 1 million passengers had passed through its doors.
The public bus service TITSA offers cheap and quick services to all parts of the island, Line 343 connects the South Airport (TFS) with the North Airport (TFN)
Tenerife South handled over 8.5 million passengers in 2012. Combined with Tenerife North Airport, the island gathers the highest passenger movement in the Canary Islands with 12,248,673 passengers
|Transition altitude:||6000 ft.|
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|08||75°||10499ft / 3200 m||188ft||28.039206||-16.587639||✓||109.7||75°||3.0°|
|26||255°||10499ft / 3200 m||209ft||28.04975||-16.557342||✓||110.9||255°||3.0°|