Hermosillo Airport Information

General Ignacio Pesqueira Garcia International Airport (IATA: HMO), also known as General Ignacio L. Pesqueira International Airport, is an international airport located in Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico. The airport handles several domestic flights as well as flights to the U.S. cities of Los Angeles, Phoenix, and Las Vegas. The airport is one of the largest hubs of Aeroméxico and its subsidiary, Aeromexico Connect, handling around 50 daily commercial flights to destinations within Mexico and the United States.

The airport is also a military base, denominated BAM-18, handling Mexican Air Force's flights.

The airport normally serves as the primary alternate airport for flights headed to General Abelardo L. Rodríguez International Airport in Tijuana, therefore, it is not unusual to see planes otherwise headed to Tijuana being diverted to Hermosillo due to unfavorable weather at Tijuana or other technical problems.

Here are some of the major Airlines that service General Ignacio Pesqueira Garcia International Airport:

  • Aéreo Calafia
  • Aéreo Servicio Guerrero
  • Aeropacifico
  • Aeroméxico
  • Aeroméxico Connect
  • Interjet
  • US Airways Express operated by Mesa Airlines
  • Viva Aerobus
  • Volaris

The above mentioned information is taken from: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/General_Ignacio_Pesqueira_Garcia_International_Airport