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Longitude: -63,406°
Latitude: -21,255°


Teniente Coronel Rafael Pabón Airport is a medium sized airport in Bolivia, serving the region of Villamontes. The longest runway is 4.918 feet or 1.499 meters long.

Airport size: medium airport
Serving area: Villamontes
Longest runway: 4918 (ft)


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About the airport

Teniente Coronel Rafael Pabón Airport, with the IATA code VLM and the ICAO code SLVM, is a small airport located in the city of Villamontes, Bolivia. Situated in the southeastern part of the country, this airport serves as a gateway to the Gran Chaco region.

The airport has a single asphalt runway and operates domestic flights to and from major cities in Bolivia, such as La Paz and Santa Cruz. It is primarily used for commercial purposes, connecting travellers to various destinations within the country.

Facilities at Teniente Coronel Rafael Pabón Airport are limited but sufficient for travellers' needs. There is a small terminal building with basic amenities, including a waiting area, check-in counters, and a few shops and cafes. Ground transportation options are available outside the terminal, including taxis and car rentals, making it convenient for travellers to reach their final destinations.

While not a major international airport, Teniente Coronel Rafael Pabón Airport provides a convenient and efficient travel option for those planning to explore the beautiful Gran Chaco region of Bolivia.