Benito Juarez International AirportBenito Juarez International Airport
, (IATA Airport Code
: MEX) named after the great Mexican
leader Benito Juárez
, is Mexico
's main international and domestic getaway.
Benito Juarez International is in Mexico City, Mexico.
There is an ongoing controversy concerning the airport, because the Mexican government headed by President Vicente Fox wants to move it to an area owned by Native American citizens.
In 1979, a Western Airlines DC-10 plane coming in from Los Angeles crash landed in the airport, killing all but 15 of the 150 passengers on that flight, and in 1985, a Mexicana Boeing 727, collapsed into a street after blowing a tire minutes before landing there, killing all 166 passengers and crew in the plane.
Benito Juarez International Airport has 2 Terminals:
- Lounge A
- Lounge B
- Aero California (Mexico)
- Aeromar (Mexico)
- Mexicana (Mexico)
- Lounge C
- Aerolíneas Internacionales (Mexico)
- Aviacsa (Mexico)
- Lounge D
- Lounge E
- All International Arrivals
- Lounge F1
- Lounge F2
- Lounge F3