Albuquerque International Sunport – ABQ New Mexico
The Albuquerque International Sunport, code ABQ, is a class C airport located in Albuquerque, New Mexico. It is a public international airport that caters to and is owned by the whole of Albuquerque. It is operated by the Albuquerque Aviation Department and hosts 13 passenger airlines and 4 cargo airlines. Inbound passengers also have the convenience of readily accessible transportation to and from the airport, including ABQ buses, the ABQ train, and car rentals.
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Back in 1930, two airports – Oxnard Field and West Mesa Airport, served Albuquerque. A proposal to be funded by the Works Progress Administration in 1935 suggested constructing a new airport enough for the whole city. Originally inaugurated as the Albuquerque Municipal Airport, it was eventually renamed Albuquerque International Sunport in 1963, following the arrival of several commercial airlines to the city. Albuquerque International Sunport also serves the Kirtland Air Force Base. From 1990 to 2018, the airport has seen a passenger flow from between 4 to 6 million a year. The airport has also seen its share of incidents, including a Boeing 727 hijacking in 1971. Some of the cities near the airport are South Valley, Santa Ana Pueblo, Cedar Crest, Bernalillo, Algodones, and Rio Rancho.
On this page it is easy to search for Albuquerque, NM airport hotels, we have listed hotels, airport motels,
resorts, inns in order of proximity, closest airport lodging options are listed first. Albuquerque, NM, United States (ABQ-Albuquerque Intl. Sunport) airport
area map also gives you guidance on the distance of these hotels from the ABQ airport.
Most of these ABQ
hotels are designed to serve frequent travelers. If you are on business trip or family vacation or if your flight is delayed
and you need an overnight stay near the airport. Some of these Albuquerque, NM
motels have passenger pick up or free airport shuttle service which you can take advantage of.
Some of the main attractions in the area around the ABQ airport are Kirtland Air Force Base, Adobe Theater, and KiMo Theater.
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Weather Forecast for Albuquerque, NM, United States (ABQ-Albuquerque Intl. Sunport)
If you planning to travel to Albuquerque, NM, United States (ABQ-Albuquerque Intl. Sunport), here is your 6-day travel weather forecast to make sure you have all the essentials needed during your stay.
Start your day when the sunrises at 12:56 PM.
The temperature feels like 70.30000000000001 with a humidity level of 49 so dress accordingly.
Cloud coverage is 45 percent with visibility at 14.9 percent.
Today’s UV index is 2, don’t forget the sunscreen if you need it!
Today’s winds are traveling southwest at a speed of 7 MPH. At the end of the day don’t miss the sunset at 12:58 AM.
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What are the most common amenities for Albuquerque, NM ABQ airport hotels?
Airport hotels have useful amenities for frequent travelers like free ABQ airport shuttle service, 24 hour in-room dinning,
late check-in and check-out and free breakfast. For business traveler amenities like
free wifi and meeting rooms are helpful. Most common amenities are Vending Machines, Complimentary Breakfast
and Complimentary Breakfast.
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