Zunyi Xinzhou Airport

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Zunyi Xinzhou Airport
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Summary
Airport typeMilitary/Public
Serves Zunyi, Guizhou, China
LocationXinzhou, Xinpu New Area
Opened28 August 2012
Coordinates 27°48′40.2″N107°14′45.5″E / 27.811167°N 107.245972°E / 27.811167; 107.245972 Coordinates: 27°48′40.2″N107°14′45.5″E / 27.811167°N 107.245972°E / 27.811167; 107.245972
Website www.zunyijc.com
Map
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Airplane silhouette.svg
ZYI
Location of airport in China
Runways
Direction LengthSurface
mft
2,8009,186 Concrete
Statistics (2018)
Passengers2,033,587
Aircraft movements18,902
Cargo (metric tons)2,315.9
Source: CAAC [1] [2] [3]
Zunyi Xinzhou Airport
Simplified Chinese 遵义新舟机场

Zunyi Xinzhou Airport( IATA : ZYI, ICAO : ZUZY) is a dual-use military and civil airport serving the city of Zunyi in China's southwestern Guizhou Province. It is located in the town of Xinzhou in Xinpu New Area. The military air base was built in 1966 and completed in 1970. [4]

Contents

In September 2009 construction was started to convert the air base to a dual-use airport, with an estimated total investment of 408 million yuan. [4] The airport opened on 28 August 2012, with inaugural flights to Beijing and Guangzhou. [3]

Facilities

The airport has a 2,800-meter runway (class 4C) [3] and an 11,000 square meter terminal building that is designed to resemble the site of Zunyi Conference. [5] It is projected to handle 300,000 passengers annually by 2020, [4] although during its first year in operation the airport has already handled 309,531. [6]

Airlines and destinations

AirlinesDestinations
Chengdu Airlines Chengdu–Shuangliu, Jinggangshan, Xichang, Yancheng, Zhuhai
China Eastern Airlines Hefei, Nanjing, Ningbo, Qingdao, Shanghai–Pudong, Wuhan, Wuxi, Xichang
China Express Airlines Libo, Xingyi, Yan'an
China Southern Airlines Beijing–Daxing, [7] Guangzhou
Fuzhou Airlines Fuzhou, Guilin
Hebei Airlines Beijing–Daxing, Haikou, Shijiazhuang
Loong Air Hangzhou, Lijiang, Shenzhen, Wenzhou, Xining, Xishuangbanna
Qingdao Airlines Nanchang, Ningbo, Qingdao, Tongren
Spring Airlines Jinggangshan, Lanzhou, Shanghai–Pudong, Shenzhen, Shijiazhuang
Tianjin Airlines Changsha, Dalian, Sanya, Tianjin, Xiamen, Xi'an, Zhengzhou
Tibet Airlines Lhasa, Sanya

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References

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  2. Airport information for Zunyi Airport at Great Circle Mapper.
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