The main airport in the city of Ayacucho is located at only few minutes from the city, 3.4 kilometers away in the District of Tambillo.
Its paved runway measures 2.800 meters in length per 45 m. in width. Therefore, a Boeing 737-500 / L 100 aircraft can land or take off in it.
The passenger terminal of the Aeropuerto Coronel FAP Alfredo Mendivil Duarte has an area of 2,300 square meters distributed in two floors.
Eight counters, a VIP lounge and airline offices are located in the main hall. The restaurant is on the second floor, and the arrivals hall has an iperu stand, which provides, local and foreign tourists, valuable information about Ayacucho attractions, archaeological monuments, churches and large houses they should visit as well as festivals and typical handicraft fairs of the region. Ayacucho receives a large number of domestic and foreign tourists on Easter and Carnival season due to its processions and traditions that are internationally recognized for its showiness.
The Aeropueto Coronel FAP Alfredo Mendivil Duarte is located at a height of 2,675 m.a.s.l. and operates between 6.00 and 18.00 hours. It has a wide departure lounge that offers 146 comfortable seats.
The main origin and destination city of its flights is Lima. The airlines operating in this terminal are Star Peru and Lc. Peru. Other non-scheduled flights are operated by Servicios Aéreos de los Andes SAC, INAER and Ecocopter. The Ayacucho Airport counts on the presence of anti-drug police forces and agents of a private company in order to provide security for passengers and visitors.
The parking area of almost 6,000 m2 can accommodate up to 90 vehicles.