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Zunyi Xinzhou Airport

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]

Zunyi Xinzhou Airport
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Summary
Airport typeMilitary/Public
ServesZunyi, Guizhou, China
LocationXinzhou, Xinpu New Area
Opened28 August 2012
Coordinates27°48′8.39″N 107°14′55.92″E / 27.8023306°N 107.2488667°E / 27.8023306; 107.2488667Coordinates: 27°48′8.39″N 107°14′55.92″E / 27.8023306°N 107.2488667°E / 27.8023306; 107.2488667
Websitewww.zunyijc.com
Map
ZYI is located in China
ZYI
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Location of airport in China
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
2,800 9,186 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

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]

FacilitiesEdit

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]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.caac.gov.cn/XXGK/XXGK/TJSJ/201603/P020160331391016414029.xls
  2. ^ Airport information for Zunyi Airport at Great Circle Mapper.
  3. ^ a b c "北京遵义首航 南航贵州支线机场航线增至3条". Carnoc. 2012-08-31.
  4. ^ a b c "遵义机场改扩建完成投资1.38亿". airnews.cn. 2010-12-17.
  5. ^ "遵义机场选定"会址"造型航站楼或年内启用". Carnoc. 2011-07-11.
  6. ^ "民航机场业务量(排序)". CAAC. 2014-04-07.
  7. ^ https://blueswandaily.com/china-southern-to-transfer-first-13-services-to-beijing-daxing-airport-in-oct-2019/
  8. ^ "Lanmei Airlines schedules new routes in 4Q18".
  9. ^ http://news.carnoc.com/list/374/374763.html