Airports in French Guiana
Maripasoula Airport (IATA: MPY, ICAO: SOOA) is an airport located 3.5 km (1.9 NM) north of Maripasoula, a commune in the arrondissement of Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni in French Guiana. It is near the Lawa River, which forms the border between French Guiana and Suriname.
Cayenne (French pronunciation: [kajɛn]) is the capital of French Guiana, an overseas region and department of France located in South America. The city stands on a former island at the mouth of the Cayenne River on the Atlantic coast. The city’s motto is ‘ferit aurum industria’ which means ‘work brings wealth’. At the 2011 census, there […]
Saül is a commune of French Guiana, an overseas region and department of France located in South America. It is very remote, surrounded by dense rainforest and, because there are no roads to the town, can only be reached by airplane. The principal activities in the town are gold mining and trekking through the many […]