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Muan International Airport (Hangul: 무안국제공항, Hanja: 務安國際空港) Revised Romanization; Muan Gukje Gonghang, McCune-Reischauer; Muan Kukche Konghang) (IATA: MWX, ICAO: RKJB) is an airport in Muan County, Jeollanam-do. Construction of the airport began in 1997 and the airport opened on November 9, 2007. The airport serves the Jeollanam-do, especially the cities of Gwangju, Mokpo and Naju. It replaced the nearby Mokpo Airport and is expected to replace the nearby Gwangju Airport in the near future as well. In 2018, 543,247 passengers used the airport. The airport is managed by the Korea Airports Corporation.

Muan International Airport

무안국제공항
務安國際空港

Muan Gukje Gonghang
Muan Kukche Konghang
Muan airport South Korea 20080105.jpg
Summary
Airport typePublic
OwnerKorea Airports Corporation
OperatorKorea Airports Corporation
ServesGwangju, Mokpo, Naju
LocationMuan, South Jeolla Province, South Korea
Coordinates34°59′29.06″N 126°22′58.13″E / 34.9914056°N 126.3828139°E / 34.9914056; 126.3828139
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MWX is located in South Korea
MWX
MWX
Location of airport in South Korea
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
01/19 9,186 2,800 Concrete
Statistics (2018)
Passengers543,247
Source:airport-information.com[1][2]

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  1. ^ "South Korea Traffic Statistics". airport-information.com.
  2. ^ "Cheongju Airport: LCC Aero K launches its new hub".
  3. ^ a b c d Jeju Air extends international flights from Muan till late-Oct 2018 Routesonline. 16 May 2018.
  4. ^ "Jeju Air expands Fukuoka routes from July 2019". routesonline. Retrieved 18 June 2019.
  5. ^ "Jeju Air adds Muan – Macau service in S19". routesonline. Retrieved 22 February 2019.
  6. ^ "Jeju Air adds Muan – Tokyo service from late-March 2019". routesonline. Retrieved 21 February 2019.
  7. ^ "Jeju Air adds Muan – Vladivostok service from April 2019". routesonline. Retrieved 27 February 2019.
  8. ^ "Jeju Air adds new routes to China in 3Q19". Routesonline. 14 August 2019.
  9. ^ [1] Routesonline. 2 November 2018.
  10. ^ 무안∼양양 취항 코리아 익스프레스에어 항공기 (in Korean). Yonhap News Agency. 7 August 2018.
  11. ^ "Pan Pacific resumes Kalibo – Muan service from late-March 2019".
  12. ^ "空港発着時刻表Pdf(印刷用)".

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