Maiquetía

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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Maiquetía

 

a city on the northern coast of Venezuela, near Caracas. Population, 110,400 (1970). Maiquetía, which is part of the Caracas metropolitan area, is the site of Venezuela’s largest international airport. Agricultural products are processed there.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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"The Armed Forces said that at 9:52 am [13:52 GMT], on July 19, 2019, the air force's command detected a plane that was heading from the Northwestern part of the Caribbean Sea for Maiquetia [near Caracas] ...
Industries Minister Tareck El Aissami on Friday afternoon received the shipment of Chinese medicine at the country's principal airport of Maiquetia, saying China was helping counteract U.S.
A crowd of cheering supporters greeted Guaido and his wife as they stepped into the Maiquetia airport's arrivals hall, and then sped to an opposition rally in eastern Caracas where thousands had gathered to welcome him.
Guaid arrived shortly after noon to wild cheers from supporters gathered at Caracas' Maiquetia "Simon Bolivar" International Airport.
A Copa Airlines SA plane lands at Simon Bolivar International Airport in Maiquetia, Vargas state, Venezuela.
The crews of Russia's Aerospace Forces and Venezuela's Air Force conducted joint training to perform flights at Maiquetia Airport in the Bolivarian Republic, the Russian Defense Ministry's information and mass communications department said on Wednesday, Trend reports referring toTASS.
One such tip led to coverage of the eviction in 2015 of PG Corporation, an import-export business, from its facilities near Maiquetia Simon Bolivar International Airport outside Caracas.