Luzhou Yunlong Airport

Luzhou Yunlong Airport (IATA: LZO, ICAO: ZULZ) is a dual-use military and civilian airport in the city of Luzhou in China's Sichuan province. Preparatory work for the airport began in October 2013 with a total investment of 2.77 billion yuan,[1][2] while construction officially started on 5 November 2016. The airport was opened on 10 September 2018 with the inaugural Colorful Guizhou Airlines flight from Guiyang, and all flights were transferred from the old Luzhou Lantian Airport.[3]

Luzhou Yunlong Airport

泸州云龙机场
Summary
Airport typePublic/Military
ServesLuzhou, Sichuan, China
LocationYunlong Town, Lu County
Opened10 September 2018
Coordinates29°01′48″N 105°28′12″E / 29.03000°N 105.47000°E / 29.03000; 105.47000Coordinates: 29°01′48″N 105°28′12″E / 29.03000°N 105.47000°E / 29.03000; 105.47000
Map
LZO is located in Sichuan
LZO
LZO
Location of airport in Sichuan
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
07/25 2,700 8,858
Statistics (2021)
Passengers2,100,833
Aircraft movements24,555
Cargo (metric tons)6,001.8
Luzhou Yunlong Airport
Simplified Chinese泸州云龙机场

The airport is located 17 kilometres (11 mi) north of the city centre of Luzhou, at the boundary of the towns of Yunlong in Lu County, and Shidong and Shuangjia in Longmatan District.[2]

FacilitiesEdit

Luzhou Yunlong is a class 4D airport, with the ability to handle Airbus A320 and Boeing 737 aircraft. It has a 10,000-square-meter (110,000 sq ft) terminal building, and ten aircraft parking spots.[1] It is projected to handle 2 million passengers annually by 2020.[3]

Airlines and destinationsEdit

[1]

AirlinesDestinations
Air China Guangzhou
Air Travel Baoshan
China Eastern Airlines Beijing–Daxing, Hangzhou, Jinan, Kunming, Nanjing, Ningbo, Qingdao, Shanghai–Pudong, Tianjin, Wenzhou, Wuhan,[4] Zhengzhou[5]
China Southern Airlines Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Zhuhai[6]
Chongqing Airlines Huizhou, Yinchuan
Colorful Guizhou Airlines Beihai, Guiyang, Hefei, Shijiazhuang
GX Airlines Haikou, Lanzhou
Lucky Air Dali, Lijiang, Nanchang, Tengchong, Xishuangbanna
Sichuan Airlines Daocheng,[6] Hangzhou, Jieyang, Nanning,[7] Ningbo, Sanya, Ürümqi,[7] Xi'an, Xichang,[8] Xining, Xishuangbanna, Yinchuan
Spring Airlines Nanchang
Tibet Airlines Dali, Jieyang, Lhasa, Lijiang, Taiyuan
XiamenAir Beijing–Daxing, Changsha, Fuzhou, Guilin, Quanzhou, Shanghai–Hongqiao, Xiamen

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b 泸州云龙机场昨开建 2016年投用. Sichuan Daily (in Chinese). 2013-10-29. Retrieved 2014-01-22.
  2. ^ a b 泸州机场迁建全面启动. Sichuan Daily (in Chinese). 2013-10-30. Retrieved 2014-01-22.
  3. ^ a b Yue, Dong (11 September 2018). "泸州云龙机场正式通航 年底将开通航线约30条". Carnoc. Retrieved 2018-09-18.
  4. ^ 【新开航线】总有一个地方,承着你的诗和远方。
  5. ^ "两天拿下11城 泸州云龙机场又新增这些航线". Retrieved 17 July 2019.
  6. ^ a b "4月起泸州直飞三亚/珠海/稻城/西安/西双版纳". Retrieved 17 July 2019.
  7. ^ a b "7月1日 川航将开通乌鲁木齐-泸州-南宁航线". Retrieved 17 July 2019.
  8. ^ "6月22日,西昌將開通直飛瀘州、西雙版納航線". Retrieved 17 July 2019.