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Major Justino Mariño Cuesto Air Base


Major Justino Mariño Cuesto Air Base

Major Justino Mariño Cuesto Air Base
Base Aérea Mayor Justino Mariño Cuesto
Airport type Military
Operator Colombian Air Force
Location Madrid, Colombia
Elevation AMSL 2,537 m / 8,325 ft
Direction Length Surface
m ft
06/24 1,850 6,070 Asphalt
Source: DAFIF[1][2]

Major Justino Mariño Cuesto Air Base (ICAO: SKMA) is a Colombian military base assigned to the Colombian Air Force (Fuerza Aérea Colombiana or FAC) Maintenance Air Command (Comando Aéreo de Mantenimiento or CAMAN). The base is located in Madrid, a municipality in the Cundinamarca department of Colombia.[3] It is named in honor of Major Justino Mariño Cuesto.[4]


The air base resides at an elevation of 8,325 feet (2,537 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 06/24 with an asphalt surface measuring 6,070 by 80 feet (1,850 m × 24 m).[1]


  1. ^ a b Airport information for SKMA from DAFIF (effective October 2006)
  2. ^ Airport information for SKMA at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective Oct. 2006).
  3. ^ (Spanish) CAMAN - Madrid (Cundinamarca) - Comando Aéreo de Mantenimiento
  4. ^ (Spanish) Mayor (H) Justino Mariño Cuesto
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