Jorge Newbery Airfield (Spaingie: Aeroparque "Jorge Newbery", IATA: AEP, ICAO: SABE) is located in Palermo neebourheid, 2 km (1.2 mi) northeast o dountoun Buenos Aires, Argentina. The airport covers a aurie o 138 hectare (341 acre) an is operatit bi Aeropuertos Argentina 2000 S.A. It is locatit in the Palermo waird, alang the Río de la Plata, an serves as the main hub for domestic flichts frae Buenos Aires as well as tae Uruguay. The airport is namit in honour o Argentine aviator Jorge Newbery.
The Argentine Air Force Station locatit on the eastren end o the airport is whaur authorities normally buird the Tango 01 presidential aircraft.
Newbery Airfield is roughly equal tae Ezeiza Internaitional Airport (locatit 38 kilometre (24 mi) tae the sooth) in airline traffec amang the naition's 33 airports, handlin 93,346 aircraft muivements in 2009 an servin 9,552,504 passengers in 2013 (ane third o aw scheduled air traffec in Argentinae); it thus surpassed Ezeiza Internaitional in 2013 as the naition's busiest airport bi passenger traffec.