WELCOME TO ABQ

The Albuquerque International Sunport welcomes five million travelers to New Mexico each year.

DREAM OF FLIGHT

Known for its distinct southwestern architecture, the Albuquerque International Sunport is home to an award-winning art collection and local New Mexican cuisine and keepsakes.

GATEWAY TO THE WORLD

With non-stop flights to more than 20 destinations across the country, the Albuquerque International Sunport is your gateway to the world.

FRONT PORCH OF NEW MEXICO

Served by eight major carriers, the Albuquerque International Sunport welcomes business and leisure travelers to New Mexico.

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Welcome to THE Albuquerque Sunport

The Albuquerque International Sunport, known for its distinct southwestern architecture and cultural décor, is New Mexico’s largest commercial airport, welcoming over 5 million passengers each year. The Sunport boasts a world-class art collection, unique amenities, New Mexican cuisine, and many local artisanal gifts. Served by 8 major carriers, the Sunport offers non-stop service between ABQ and more than 20 destinations, all with worldwide connectivity.

The Albuquerque International Sunport is the Gateway of New Mexico.

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Happy Frequent Flyer Day! If you are someone who frequently flies, this day is for you. Maybe the best way to celebrate today is by enjoying all your perks from the points you accumulated?

Cool fact: It was (now defunct) Texas International Airlines that established the first mileage-based Frequent Flyer Program (F.F.P.) in 1979. Then, other airlines caught on and the rest is history! Happy flying! ✈️

Alt text: a video of hundreds of people boarding an airline departure gate in sped up fast motion.

#FrequentFlyerDay #AbqSunport #AvGeek #Aviation #OneAlbuquerque
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For our weekly #SunportSerenades live performance series, we were honored to welcome Native musicians, artists and dancers this week in our Great Hall greeting people arriving from all over the world. Have a wonderful @gatheringofnations event this weekend!

Alt text: Four Native American female dancers wearing colorful traditional dresses dancing in a large room next to a Native American male drummer

#GatheringOfNations #OneAlbuquerque #AbqSunport
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We want to recognize and thank our dedicated team that serves behind-the-scenes here at the Sunport, 24/7/365 for National Public Safety Telecommunications Week! 📞 They received an astonishing 83,061 total 9-1-1, non-emergency, maintenance and miscellaneous calls for service in 2023. 😱 We are so proud of this crew, always looking out for all of us! Thanks for always doing your best to keep us safe.

Alt text: a group of four people posing for a photo in front of computers, waving at the camera.

#NationalPublicSafetyTelecommunicationsWeek #AbqSunport #Aviation #OneAlbuquerque
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@craigpconant landed just in time to check out our #AbqSunportSerenades! Thanks for listenin’ (and sharing) on your way through! Everyone—he’s performing tonight and tomorrow night @quezadascomedyclub @santaanastarcasinohotel! Get tix! He made us laugh in only :27 seconds, imagine if you see his whole set! 😂 Have a great show this weekend, Craig! Thanks for making everyone laugh… keep it up. 👏🏼

Alt text: video of man walking through airport listening to woman sing. Then next clip shows same man walking to black SUV to be picked up by a chauffeur.

#Comedy #Standup #StandupComedy #CraigConant #QuezadasComedyClub #SantaAnaStarCasinoHotel #albuquerque #AbqSunport #AbqNm #Abq #Nm #NewMexico #AirportLife #laugh #laughing
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Today marks 44 years that @southwestair has served the Sunport and all of New Mexico!

In 1980, after just leaving Texas for the first time a year earlier, Southwest opened three stations (Oklahoma City, Tulsa, and Albuquerque) in three consecutive days the first week of April. It was a period of rapid expansion, and helped take their young company all the way to the west coast and beyond.

Here are some other fun stats:
•They have been flying the New Mexico One plane, in various aircrafts, since 1995.
•In 2023 they flew 1,216,066 PAX (passengers)
•So far they have flown 290,900 PAX this year and the numbers keep rising…

We are so grateful you are here and can’t wait to see what the future holds. Happy anniversary!

#SouthwestAirlines #AbqSunport #FlyAbq #Abq #Nm #AbqNm #Albuquerque #NewMexico #Southwest #NewMexicoOne #AvGeek
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Our team is still reeling from last week’s trip to Bogota, Columbia for the ‘Routes Americas’ conference. This is the only air service development forum uniting the Americas, bringing together senior decision-makers from the region’s leading airlines, airports and other aviation stakeholders.

When we decided to go showcase Albuquerque and all of New Mexico to the rest of the Americas, we knew we needed to call in the pros and they came through, in full force! We are beyond grateful to @theahcnm and @visitabq for their amazing efforts in this partnership. We traveled and met with people from all over the world as a team and got to really show off what makes our city and state so fantastic.

We had one of the best booths at the whole event and what really elevated our presence and got people to take notice was the powerhouse that is Jason Younis (@metalsmytheshop). He’s a tinsmith, he is a flutist and just extraordinary individual. We could not have found a better promoter of New Mexico!

We are so full of gratitude for these amazing partnerships, a solid gold team, and so proud of this place we call home.

As a reminder, we currently fly nonstop to 29 destinations across the nation, but we are always working more than you know on getting more flights for our sweet Sunport to grow! ☺️

#RoutesAmericas #NmToCol #AbqNm #Bogota #Colombia #albuquerque #AbqSunport #abq #nm #NewMexico #NewMexicoTrue #Travel #PromoteTourism #Tourism #NewMexicoLife #Aviation
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Today is… #NationalRenewableEnergyDay!
So, in honor of that, let’s look at some stats!

☀️ In 2023 – the Sunport generated 2,164,844 kWh of power. 🌞

💡 There is ongoing conversion of conventional lighting to LEDs which save approximately 70% of energy. ♻️

✈️ Several airlines use electric ground support equipment for their operations instead of gas power. ⚡️

Video #accessability description: various clips of a very large solar field that is on-site at the Sunport.

#RenewableEnergy #Solar #Power #AbqSunport #SolarPower #Sunshine #Aviation #AvGeek #AvGeeks #GreenEnergy #PlanetEarth #OneAlbuquerque
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Can’t you just hear Kenny Loggins rocking in the background?!? Thanks to @joshfotos for a fantastic glimpse into the up close world of our airfield and the exciting surprises we get sharing our runways with an air force base!
…🎵”highway toooo the danger zone!”🎵🔊

#AvGeek #AvGeeks #Aviation #AbqSunport #Abq #Nm #AbqNm #Albuquerque #NewMexico #flight #jet #HighwayToTheDangerZone
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CONGRATULATIONS TO THE NEW MOUNTAIN WEST CHAMPS! NCAA TOURNAMENT, HERE WE COME!! 👏🏼 🏀
👉🏼Join the Lobos at their Selection Sunday watch party today at The Pit!
•Doors open at 3pm and the event is FREE to all fans! •Parking preferred at stadium west and TLC lots, entry through main NE doors only.
⚠️ IF you are coming to the Sunport this morning to welcome them home, our parking garage is FULL!‼️Arrive early to find off-site parking and shuttle in!⚠️

Photo #accessibility description: flyer reading ‘Selection Show Sunday’ inviting people to The Pit arena at 3pm on Sunday, March17th, to watch the Lobos be picked for the NCAA tournament.

#PackThePit #UNMLobos #Lobos #ncaa #Abq #Nm #AbqNm #CollegeBasketball #MountainWest #MountainWestChamps
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The Lobos are 6th in the Mountain West Conference, Lobo fever is real and we are proud to be the Official Travel Partners of @unmloboathletics! Today UNM Alumni was set up by the Southwest ticket counter beading people up heading to Vegas for the tournament. Thanks for helping to fuel the fire of our amazing fans and players! Rock your crimson tonight, New Mexico, and cheer them on at 5pm! Everyone’s a Lobo! HOWWWWWWWL!! 🐺

Video #accessibility description: Southwest Airlines blue, yellow and red ticket counter area decorated with red and white balloons. A very large UNM branded red sign is standing next to a UNM red table set up with red beads and other UNM merchandise with men and women signing the “Lobo” wolf hand sign. The final clip of the video features one of the Lobo basketball players.

#UNM #Lobos #UnmLobos #LobosBasketball #MountainWest #MountainWestConference #VegasBaby #GoLobos #MarchMadness #NM #Abq #AbqNM #Albuquerque #Howl
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