Copied and Google translated from Infraero: Florianopolis International Airport The International Airport of Florianopolis - Hercílio Light is the 14th busiest in the country and ranks among the highest paid charter flights during summer season. Due to the excellent weather conditions of the airport its geographical location has a high rate of operation over the years, above 99%. This addition to promoting the activities of takeoff and landing, causes it to be chosen as the main alternative to the airlines, when they need to switch flights due to adverse weather conditions on other tracks. The culture and beautiful sights of the capital of Santa Catarina inspired the artist Maranhão, Almir Tirelli, which produced to the airport in Florianopolis the largest handmade tapestries now in Brazil. The three parts totaling 36 square meters are exposed in the airport lounge and adorn the Islanders and handicrafts produced by Azorean immigrants, in scenes where the making of fishing net, lace and other crafts vivid colors and won. They are also exposed three commemorative plaques referring to the inauguration of the terminal in 1976, 2nd phase of construction in 1988 and a tribute to the poet from Santa Catarina, Unbleached and Sousa. In the international arrivals is a beautiful vitro with landscapes that reflect the cities of Blumenau and Camboriú beach and boarding a domestic panel Djalma Urban artist. The current passenger terminal was modest growth of Florianopolis. Therefore, the city will gain a new airport, with a capacity of 2.7 million passengers per year. The new passenger terminal of Airport of Florianopolis 35.817m ² and will have capacity to serve 2.7 million passengers per year. The parking lot will have 12 aircraft positions for large aircraft. A facility for the five passengers will be boarding bridges covered in the project. To expedite the landing and takeoff will build a new taxiway system. Designed under the concept Aeroshopping area, the new passenger terminal will have several options for services and trades. Business as defined in 64 points will be deployed banks, food court, ample parking with 1,800 spaces and a commercial mix geared to the needs of users.