Sao Paulo Guarulhos Airport Reviews

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Sao Paulo Guarulhos Airport Reviews

São Paulo/Guarulhos–Governador André Franco Montoro International Airport (IATA: GRU, ICAO: SBGR), formerly called Cumbica Airport after the district where it is located and the Air Force Base that still exists at the Sao Paulo Guarulhos Airport complex, is the main airport serving São Paulo, Brazil.

The Sao Paulo Guarulhos Airport is located in the adjoining borough of Guarulhos in Greater São Paulo. Since November 28, 2001 the Sao Paulo Guarulhos Airport is named after André Franco Montoro (1916–1999), former Governor of São Paulo.

Guarulhos has slot restrictions, operating with a maximum of 45 operations/hour and being one of the five airports with such restrictions in Brazil (the others are São Paulo-Congonhas, Brasília, Belo Horizonte-Pampulha and Rio de Janeiro-Santos Dumont).

Since 2012, the Sao Paulo Guarulhos Airport is operated by a consortium composed of Invepar S/A, Airports Company South Africa, and Infraero. Some of its facilities are shared with the São Paulo Air Force Base of the Brazilian Air Force. The Tropic of Capricorn goes directly through the southern tip of the Sao Paulo Guarulhos Airport.

In Brazil, the Sao Paulo Guarulhos Airport was ranked 1st in terms of transported passengers, aircraft operations, and cargo handled in 2012, placing it as the busiest airport in Latin America by passenger traffic (36,000,000 in 2013).

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Airport opening hours:
Open 24 hours

Website:
Sao Paulo Guarulhos Airport Official Website

Sao Paulo Guarulhos Airport Map

Sao Paulo Guarulhos Airport Weather Forecast

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