Las Vegas Airport Code


LAS is the airport code for Las Vegas (McCarran International) Airport.

An airport “code” is officially referred to as an “airport identifier.” The Las Vegas airport code (identifier) was assigned by the FAA – Federal Aviation Administration. The Federal Aviation Administration assigns a three-letter identifier to all airports.

A Location Identifier is used in place of the name and the location of an airport, navigation aid, weather station, and manned air traffic control facility in air traffic control, telecommunications, computer programming, weather reports, and related services.