Coffs Harbour Airport Information
Coffs Harbour Airport(IATA: CFS) is the only airport located on and serving the regional centre of Coffs Harbour, Australia. The airport is located near Boambee, south of Coffs Harbour. Coffs Harbour Regional Airport is one of the largest and busiest regional airports in New South Wales, handling numerous types of aircraft. Coffs Harbour airport is located right at the doorstep of the Pacific Highway which links all of Coffs Harbour and surrounding areas to the Airport, the Terminal is also accessible from the City by Public Buses, Taxis and a dedicated Airport Bus.
The airport was established by the Council in 1928. It was requisitioned by the Royal Australian Air Force during World War II for the purposes of an airbase for anti submarine patrols.
The airport currently handles over 26,000 aircraft movements a year, 5,000 of which are for passenger aircraft. The terminal handles approximately 300,000 passengers each year, a large increase of passengers compared to 2005.
Here are some of the major Airlines that service Coffs Harbour Airport:
- Brindabella Airlines
- Virgin Blue
The above mentioned information is taken from: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coffs_Harbour_Airport.