Metro Terminal Aérea

Terminal Aérea
Mexico City Metro
STC rapid transit
Señalamiento Metro terminal Aerea.png
LocationVenustiano Carranza, Mexico City
Mexico
Coordinates19°26′01″N 99°05′16″W / 19°26′01″N 99°05′16″W / 19.433734; -99.087667 Línea 5
Services
Preceding station Mexico City Metro Following station
towards Politécnico
Línea 5
towards Pantitlán

Metro Terminal Aérea is a station along Line 5 of the Mexico City Metro.[1][2] It is located in the Venustiano Carranza borough of Mexico City.[1] It serves the Colonia Peñón de los Baños and Colonia Moctezuma 2ª sección neighbourhoods.[1]

The station's logo – a commercial airliner and control tower – and its name are on account of its proximity to the check-in areas of Benito Juárez International Airport Terminal 1.[1][2][3] It was opened on 19 December 1981.[4]

This station has a travel agency and a mural.[1] It is one of the few stations that have a baggage-o-meter (the shape of a baggage screwed to the entrance's wall specifying the maximum size of luggage allowed in the station and on the metro).[citation needed]

Mural named Cuitzeo in honor of pre-Hispanic cultures in Metro Terminal Aerea

References

  1. ^ a b c d e "Terminal Aérea" (in Spanish). the original on 8 August 2011. Retrieved 20 August 2011.
  2. ^ a b Archambault, Richard. "Terminal Aérea » Mexico City Metro System". Retrieved 20 August 2011.
  3. ^ "Sistema de Transporte Metro". the original on 27 September 2011. Retrieved 20 August 2011.
  4. ^ Monroy, Marco. Schwandl, Robert, ed. "Opening Dates for Mexico City's Subway". Retrieved 20 August 2011.