Ricardo García Posada Airport (ESR), El Salvador
Ricardo García Posada Airport is an airport designated for use by the public in the Chilean region of Atacama. It is near the city of El Salvador in Chanaral Province.
The airport serves the city and the nearby area. Sky Airline operates scheduled domestic flights to and from Antofagasta, Copiapo and Santiago De Chile from the airport.
Local miners who work at the mines near the Atacama desert also use this airport. It is also used for chartered flights and for emergency services. Visitors to the nearby Atacama desert use the airport as a waypoint.
The airport is at an elevation of 5240 feet above sea level and has one asphalt runway.