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Panama Tocumen (PTY) Airport

Panama Tocumen PTY Airport Overview

Panama Tocumen International Airport PTY - considered to be an 'Aerometropolis' - is the primary airport of the City & State of Panama, and is Central America's busiest Airport. In the last few years, it has modernized & expanded its terminal facilities, doubling capacity, and adding  a luggage sorting system, platforms, taxiways and new road - while still continuing expansion into the future. Panama Airport is growing by leaps and bounds - with ever increasing passenger counts.

PTY Airport is located 24 km from Panama City, accessible via the South Corridor Toll Highway or via Tocumen. The Airport’s general information number is 238-2761.
 
With two long runways and a yearly estimated passenger count of 7 million, Tocumen International Airport is hub to Copa Airlines and is served by a number of international airlines offering direct and connecting flights to all points of the globe.
 
Panama Tocumen International Airport has a fully upgraded and integrated passenger terminal with 4 levels and North & South Piers (Concourses).
Ground level 0 houses Customs, Immigration and baggage claim, rental car counters, transportation;
Level 1 houses airline counters security checkpoints and the tax-free area;
Level 2 houses Departure level, is access to South & North Concourses. The Tocumen Royal Salon (tel. 238 2600) is a VIP lounge close to the gate areas.
Level 3 houses offices, and food & drink and retail concessions.
South Concourse houses three gate areas: In thecenter are gates 20-25 & 20A-25A;  to the left are gates 11-19; and to the right are gates 26-33.   All airlines other than Copa use the South Concourse at present. 
North Concourse - a new 700-meter structure - has a modern baggage system, lounges, 12 gates (one of which will accommodate the large A380 plane), and a large commercial area housing retail concessions. Copa is the main occupant at the North Concourse.
Both North & South Concourses are to be extended.

Parking at Tocumen Airport:  A large parking lot is located right in front of the passenger terminal.

Present and future Airport developments:  The Airport is presently in the first stages of its plan to expand & modernize the terminal & its services, while the bidding process is currently going on for remodeling cargo terminal, pave runways, perimeter roads & parking areas. 
In September 2013 Conceptos y Espacios emerged as the bidder for the North Terminal extension project.
In October 2013 a consortium of 4 companies will be overseeing the work on the South Terminal.




 


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