The airport has a terminal that can serve 150,000 passengers in a year. In this terminal, different types of airport services are offered: airline counters, restaurants, security points, military presence and nursing. In the external part of the airport there is a parking lot with capacity for about 220 cars, monitored by the local authorities. In terms of capacity, the airport can receive aircraft such as the Hercules C-130 or Boeing 727 without major problems, thanks to its track of 2,300 meters long by 45 wide. The airport has hangars and staff and equipment to provide maintenance for C-130, Boeing 727, Boeing 737 and Airbus A320 aircraft. Some of the main services of the airport are medical service and fast-tracked security clearance. In case of any emergency the fire station and ambulances have a prompt response. Lago Agrio Airport is only operational during daylight hours.
Airport Location and Contact
Province or District
Nearest Town or City with Distance from Airport
Lago Agrio (3 km)
Airport’s Complete Name
Aeropuerto Nueva Loja
Elevation (ft and m)
982 feet / 299 m
Managing Company or Airport Authority
Dirección Nacional de Aviación Civil
Management Contact Person
NGO and/or UN Presence at Airport?
2,307 m x 45 m
Airport Infrastructure Details
Passenger / Cargo Security Screening
Ground Handling Services
Air Traffic Control
Fire Fighting Equipment
Aircraft Parking Space
Fuel Services Charges
PETROECUADOR an Ecuadorian state company, provided the fuel service in Lago Agrio.
Price per Litre USD - $
The above are referential prices and were obtained from Petrocomercial information (GoE fuel supplier). In the private sector, each retailer may vary its prices.
Royalties / Non Objection Fees (NOFs)