air carrier airport

air carrier airport

An airport or runway designated by design and/or use for air carrier operations.
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DIA is the primary air carrier airport for the Denver air service region.
Before joining MNAA, he served four years as Director of Operations for Huntsville International Airport, during which time the airport received the highly regarded FAA Southern Region Airport Mark of Distinction Award and FAA Air Carrier Airport Safety Award.
"Rather, CIA could operate as an aviation maintenance center and for other aviation support industries, or be developed into the major low cost/point to point air carrier airport in the area."
"We're the only air carrier airport up here," Frederick says.