ROME AIRPORT General information

Rome Aiport, also called as Rome Fiumicino Airport and Leonardo da Vinci Airport (IATA: FCO, ICAO: MAC) is Italy's largest airport with 37.5 million passengers in 2012.

Rome Aiport is located in the village of Fiumicino, 35 km southwest of the historic center of the city of Rome and is connected to the city by train and road.

The train ride takes about 30 minutes to Rome Aiport and reach the central railway station of Rome, Termini.

Rome Airport is only 70 minutes from Florence, 30 minutes from Lucca, 50 minutes from Pistoia, and less then half an hour from Livorno.

Rome Aiport has three passenger stations and offers a variety of services, such as convention facilities, conference rooms, banks, cafes, restaurants and shops selling both local Italian products and international products.

Rome Aiport is named after the Italian polymath Leonardo da Vinci, who first designed a helicopter and a flying machine with wings.

Rome Aiport serves as a hub of Alitalia Italian airline. In total traffic in 2012 Rome Fiumicino airport had 38 million passengers, 150 destinations worldwide can be reached from the city of Rome.

Domestic flights depart from Terminal A passenger of Rome Aiport. Rome Aiport domestic and international flights from Terminal B and transatlantic flights from Terminal C.

The airport was officially opened on January 15, 1961, with two tracks, replacing the small Rome Ciampino Airport which remains in service for domestic and charter operations.

During the following decades Alitalia Inverto lot in the new Rome Aiport, building hangars and maintenance centers, and the constreucción new runways.

In 1974 all services of Rome Aiport met under the current operator, Aeroporti di Roma, which became responsible for the development and growth.


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