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Kashgar Airport (simplified Chinese: 喀什机场; traditional Chinese: 喀什機場; pinyin: Kāshí Jīchǎng; Uyghur: قەشقەر ئايىرپورت, Қәшқәр Айропорт‎) (IATA: KHG, ICAO: ZWSH), also known as Kashi Airport, is an airport serving Kashgar (also known as Kashi),[1] a city in Uyghur autonomous region of Xinjiang in the People's Republic of China.[2]

Kashgar Airport

喀什机场

Kāshí Jīchǎng
قەشقەر ئايىرپورت
Kashgar airport 9619.jpg
Summary
Airport typePublic
OperatorGovernment
ServesKashgar
Elevation AMSL4,529 ft / 1,380 m
Coordinates39°32′35″N 076°01′12″E / 39.54306°N 76.02000°E / 39.54306; 76.02000
Maps
CAAC airport chart
CAAC airport chart
KHG is located in Xinjiang
KHG
KHG
Location of airport in Xinjiang
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
08/26 3,200 10,499 Concrete
Statistics (2018)
Passengers2,060,100
Aircraft movements17,643
Cargo8,225
Source: DAFIF[1][2]
CAAC[3]

FacilitiesEdit

The airport resides at an elevation of 4,529 feet (1,380 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 08/26 with a concrete surface measuring 3,200 by 41 metres (10,499 ft × 135 ft).[1]

Airlines and destinationsEdit

See alsoEdit

FootnotesEdit

  1. ^ a b c Airport information for Kashi (ZWSH) from DAFIF (effective October 2006)
  2. ^ a b Airport information for Kashgar, Xinjiang, China (KHG / ZWSH) at Great Circle Mapper.
  3. ^ http://www.caac.gov.cn/XXGK/XXGK/TJSJ/201603/P020160331391016414029.xls
  4. ^ a b "华夏航空4月在疆新开8条航线". Retrieved 15 July 2019.

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