Adelaide Airport (IATA: ADL, ICAO: YPAD) is the principal airport of
Adelaide, South Australia and the fifth busiest airport in Australia,
servicing 7,696,000 passengers in the financial year ending 30 June
2014. Located adjacent to West Beach, it is approximately 6 km (3.7 mi)
west of the city-centre. It has been operated privately by Adelaide
Airport Limited under a long-term lease from the Commonwealth Government
since 29 May 1998.
First established in 1955, a new dual international/domestic terminal
was opened in 2005 which has received numerous awards.