Tianshui Maijishan Airport

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Tianshui Maijishan Airport

天水麦积山机场
Tianshui Maijishan Airport main hall.JPG
Summary
Airport typeMilitary/Public
Serves Tianshui, Gansu
Location Maiji District, Tianshui, Gansu
Coordinates 34°33′30″N105°51′40″E / 34.55833°N 105.86111°E / 34.55833; 105.86111 Coordinates: 34°33′30″N105°51′40″E / 34.55833°N 105.86111°E / 34.55833; 105.86111
Map
China Gansu adm location map.svg
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THQ
Location of airport in Gansu
Runways
Direction LengthSurface
mft
2,8009,186
Source: [1]
Tianshui Maijishan Airport
Simplified Chinese 天水麦积山机场
Traditional Chinese 天水麥積山機場

Tianshui Maijishan Airport( IATA : THQ, ICAO : ZLTS), or Tianshui Air Base, is a dual-use military and civil airport serving the city of Tianshui in Gansu Province, China. It is located in Maiji District of Tianshui, 50 kilometres (31 miles) from the tourist destination of Maijishan after which it is named. [1]

Contents

Originally a military airfield, it was converted in 2008 to a dual-use military and civil airport with an investment of 64 million yuan. The airport was opened to commercial flights on September 28, 2008. [2]

Facilities

Tianshui Airport has one runway that is 2,800 metres (9,200 feet) long and 45 metres (148 feet) wide (class 3C), and a 2,158-square-metre (23,230-square-foot) terminal building. [1]

Airlines and destinations

AirlinesDestinations
China Express Airlines Chongqing, Hangzhou, Nanjing, Tianjin, Xi'an, [3] Yinchuan [4]
Charter: Changsha, Guangzhou, Shenzhen [5]

Military use

The nearby AVIC Tianshui Aviation Industry company uses the airport to receive and deliver aircraft under maintenance.

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